Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
A perfect storm of train delays and road accidents caused havoc during rush hour yesterday evening between Bern and Z...
Volunteers pull vacuum cleaner and rifle from River Limmat

Volunteers pull vacuum cleaner and rifle from River Limmat

Nov. 11, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A major river clean-up operation over the weekend in Zurich led to some surprising finds.
Public transport drivers intolerant to young children

Public transport drivers intolerant to young children

Nov. 7, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Parents in Zurich are complaining bus and tram drivers are intolerant to young children and are refusing to allow str...
Pharmacist accidentally displays Trump-Pig poster

Pharmacist accidentally displays Trump-Pig poster

Nov. 5, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A pharmacist in Zurich says he didn’t notice a poster he put up in his shop window was a photomontage of a pig ...
Man 'abandoned' by police after Lamborghini ends up in Ghana

Man 'abandoned' by police after Lamborghini ends up in Ghana

Nov. 5, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
A garage owner in Zurich says he’s angry at the police and his insurance company after a Lamborghini he rented ...
Hairdresser to the stars found murdered in Zurich

Hairdresser to the stars found murdered in Zurich

Nov. 4, 2019, 10:36 a.m.
A man has been arrested after the body of a Portuguese hairdresser was found in a blood splattered hotel room in Zurich.
Man fined for 52-day long illegal sex period with girlfriend

Man fined for 52-day long illegal sex period with girlfriend

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A Zurich court expressed regret it was forced to punish a 24-year-old man for sexual relations with a child – b...
Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Protestors demonstrate against Turkey's action in Syria

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Protestors shut down the middle of Zurich yesterday evening. 
5G Innovation Centre opened near Zurich

5G Innovation Centre opened near Zurich

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Switzerland already has one of the most advanced 5G phone networks in the world and the two market leaders in the cou...
Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Italian driver caught at 191 kph in 80 zone

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian driver faces jail after blasting through a village in canton Zurich at 191 kph in an 80 zone. 
Communes told to boil water after faecal contamination

Communes told to boil water after faecal contamination

Oct. 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Two communes in canton Zurich are being told to boil their water for the time being, as it’s been contaminated ...
Man dangles child over balcony in hostage situation

Man dangles child over balcony in hostage situation

Oct. 11, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A man barricaded himself and his wife in his house and threatened to drop his small child from a balcony, and one poi...
New train ticket to replace airlink between Zurich and Lugano

New train ticket to replace airlink between Zurich and Lugano

Oct. 8, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Following the collapse of Adria Airlines – a new ticket will be available for airline passengers to take the tr...
Zurich Film Festival a success with record number of visitors

Zurich Film Festival a success with record number of visitors

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
The Zurich Film Festival has closed after a record 117,000 visitors.
Couple lose life savings in online investment scam

Couple lose life savings in online investment scam

Oct. 1, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
An elderly couple in Zurich have lost their entire life savings of CHF 200,000 after being tricked by a fake online t...
Switzerland experiences technology industry boom

Switzerland experiences technology industry boom

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Switzerland is experiencing a high-tech jobs boom. 
Zurich Insurance to compensate hotels after Thomas Cook collapse

Zurich Insurance to compensate hotels after Thomas Cook collapse

Sept. 27, 2019, 8:57 a.m.
The insurance company Zurich Insurance says it will act fast to compensate hotels that have lost money after the coll...
Far-right fight breaks out in Zurich

Far-right fight breaks out in Zurich

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Restaurant goers had to flee after a fight broke out in Niederdorf in Zurich on Saturday afternoon. 
Syrian refugees caught disguised as volleyball team

Syrian refugees caught disguised as volleyball team

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
A group of Syrian refugees disguised as a sporting team have been caught at Athens Airport while trying to board a fl...
'No chance of no-deal Brexit without parliament support' says Bercow

'No chance of no-deal Brexit without parliament support' says Bercow

Sept. 20, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
The Speaker of the British House of Commons, John Bercow, says there is no chance of a no-deal Brexit without the sup...
Zurich police start global trend

Zurich police start global trend

Sept. 17, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Zurich police have launched a world-wide trend. 
Gay couple brutally attacked in Zurich

Gay couple brutally attacked in Zurich

Sept. 17, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Zurich police are hunting for five men who brutally attacked a gay couple in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Zurich police use tear gas on March For Life riots

Zurich police use tear gas on March For Life riots

Sept. 16, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Zurich City police are being accused of overreacting during a demonstration on Saturday when tear gas was used, which...
More homes available - but not where you need them

More homes available - but not where you need them

Sept. 10, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
There are more empty homes in Switzerland – but still trying to find a place to live in Geneva or Zurich will b...
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