Zurich airport at centre of air-travel disputes over weekend

Zurich airport at centre of air-travel disputes over weekend

July 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
New take-off and landing rules being considered at Zurich airport could risk its status as a hub airport. 
14 year old hailed a hero

14 year old hailed a hero

July 10, 2019, 10:10 a.m.
The determination of a young man has brought joy to a married couple. Last Sunday Nik Zisler lost his wedding ring in...
Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

July 8, 2019, 10 a.m.
Passengers will be hoping Zurich airport will be running more smoothly today after a weekend of chaos.
More trees could be solution to climate change

More trees could be solution to climate change

July 5, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A new report from the ETH Zurich federal polytechnic is causing a stir in environmental circles.
Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

July 4, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
Around 20 students in Zurich are going to have to retake a maths exam as the lecturer left the unmarked papers on a t...
Overnight storm hits northern Switzerland

Overnight storm hits northern Switzerland

July 2, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Heavy storms battered northern parts of the country overnight. 
Trains between Zurich and Sankt Gallen resume

Trains between Zurich and Sankt Gallen resume

June 28, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Trains running between Zurich and Sankt Gallen should be back to normal for this morning’s rush hour after majo...
Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

June 27, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Zurich police are searching for a cyclist who caused a bus to brake sharply, injuring two children, two pregnant wome...
American teens rescued from Zurich's highest mountain

American teens rescued from Zurich's highest mountain

June 26, 2019, 8:37 a.m.
Two teenage American tourists had to be rescued by helicopter on the Uetliberg, Zurich’s highest mountain.
Zurich station installs signs for commuters staring down at phones

Zurich station installs signs for commuters staring down at phones

June 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Zurich main train station has installed new signs on the floor to tell those looking down at their phones if they&rsq...
Hand grenade closes Zurich airport runway

Hand grenade closes Zurich airport runway

June 25, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A runway at Zurich airport was closed briefly yesterday morning after a hand grenade was discovered.
Thousands march for Zurich Pride Parade

Thousands march for Zurich Pride Parade

June 17, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Thousands marched in Zurich on Saturday as part of the Pride Parade. 
Child abuser prison sentence extended

Child abuser prison sentence extended

June 13, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
A child abuser has had his sentence increased by three years by the Zurich High Court. 
Man dies in police custody

Man dies in police custody

June 11, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
A man has died in police custody in Zurich. 
Zurich in midst of knife crime epidemic

Zurich in midst of knife crime epidemic

June 4, 2019, 10 a.m.
Zurich is going through a knife crime epidemic – and young men are being blamed, as well as targeted.
A night of fighting in Zurich

A night of fighting in Zurich

May 27, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
A mass fight broke out in the middle of Zurich over the weekend. 
Police seize endangered dog

Police seize endangered dog

May 16, 2019, 6:38 a.m.
Zurich police have taken a young dog into protective custody after a video went viral of man trying to silence the an...
Call for more action on football hooligans

Call for more action on football hooligans

May 14, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
The Swiss Football Federation is under pressure to act after the weekend’s crunch match between Grasshopper Zur...
Geneva most expensive city for families

Geneva most expensive city for families

May 10, 2019, 5:59 a.m.
Geneva is the most expensive city for families to live in, according to a new study.
Another Post Offic drone crashes

Another Post Offic drone crashes

May 10, 2019, 5:53 a.m.
Another drone operated by the Swiss Post Office has crashed. It follows a similar crash at the beginning of the year.
Switzerland benefits most from single market

Switzerland benefits most from single market

May 9, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
Everyone in Switzerland is around CHF 3,000 richer every year due to its membership of the EU’s single market &...
Elderly woman dies in Zurich fire

Elderly woman dies in Zurich fire

May 9, 2019, 7:09 a.m.
An elderly woman has died in an apartment fire in Zurich. The blaze broke out in the middle of the city on Tuesday. P...
Teens arrested for Turkish consulate fire-bomb attack

Teens arrested for Turkish consulate fire-bomb attack

April 23, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Three people have been arrested after a fire-bomb attack on the Turkish consulate in Zurich.
Zurich school children found sniffing laughing gas

Zurich school children found sniffing laughing gas

April 16, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A group of Zurich children have been inhaling nitrous oxide, or laughing gas, while on the way to school.
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