Undercover police check on Zurich taxis

Undercover police check on Zurich taxis

Aug. 17, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Zurich city police have been clamping down on taxi drivers following a series of complaints.  
Is Zurich following Berlin's English language trend?

Is Zurich following Berlin's English language trend?

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
After a Berlin politician complained many bars and restaurants in the German capital are turning to English speaking ...
'Upskirting' growing problem in Switzerland

'Upskirting' growing problem in Switzerland

Aug. 16, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
‘Upskirting’ is becoming more and more of a problem in Switzerland and the police have issued guidelines ...
Traditional Zurich Limmat Swim cancelled

Traditional Zurich Limmat Swim cancelled

Aug. 15, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Zurich’s traditional Limmat Swim has been canceled for this weekend.
Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Zurich police make arrests at massive street parade

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
Police made several arrests at this year’s Zurich Street Parade. There were also reports of isolated cases of s...
German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

German track maintenance leads to delays from Basel

Aug. 14, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Major train delays are expected on routes between Basel and Germany for the next two weeks. Track maintenance in Germ...
Swiss builders angry at Swiss Railways for Chinese cladding

Swiss builders angry at Swiss Railways for Chinese cladding

Aug. 9, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Swiss building firms are angry at a decision by Swiss Federal Railways to buy stone cladding from China for its Europ...
High security costs put Zurich Street Parade in the red

High security costs put Zurich Street Parade in the red

Aug. 4, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
The cost of installing extra security measures to guard against possible terror attacks left Zurich Street Parade org...
Woman bites Zurich policeman

Woman bites Zurich policeman

Aug. 2, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
A Zurich policeman had to be taken to hospital after being bitten by a 25 year old woman.
Three UK men stuck in Swiss legal system

Three UK men stuck in Swiss legal system

July 27, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
Three British nationals are caught up in Swiss legal limbo after being accused of racing sports cars through the coun...
Swiss banker pleads guilty to helping American clients avoid taxes

Swiss banker pleads guilty to helping American clients avoid taxes

July 21, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
A former Swiss banker, who worked in the Zurich office of Credit Suisse, has pleaded guilty at a court in the United ...
Pair of young vultures prepare to spread their wings at Zurich Zoo

Pair of young vultures prepare to spread their wings at Zurich Zoo

July 20, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
Two young Egyptian vultures have been introduced to Zurich Zoo where they’re now getting to know their new room...
Elderly man sought after Zurich shooting

Elderly man sought after Zurich shooting

July 17, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
A man – described by police as elderly – is being sought after a gun was fired near a bar in Zurich.
Zurich airport passengers haul luggage along road after accident

Zurich airport passengers haul luggage along road after accident

July 17, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
An accident on the autoroute towards Zurich airport caused havoc on Friday with airline passengers taking to running ...
100 kg of marijuana seized in the canton of Zurich

100 kg of marijuana seized in the canton of Zurich

July 7, 2017, 6:33 a.m.
Three people have been arrested after more than 100 kilogrammes of marijuana and 400 cannabis plants were seized in a...
Man dies in annual Lake Zurich swim

Man dies in annual Lake Zurich swim

July 6, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
A man who was taking part in an annual swim across Lake Zurich has died.
Renovation of Bern station gets underway

Renovation of Bern station gets underway

July 4, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
Major construction work has begun to expand Bern railway station, a building project that will cost one billion Swiss...
Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announced

Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announced

July 4, 2017, 6:32 a.m.
Daily flights to Oman will soon be available from both Zurich and Geneva.
More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

June 28, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
There have been further anti-terrorist arrests in Switzerland. The new operation is not connected with an arrest made...
Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

June 20, 2017, 9 a.m.
A joint operation with French and Swiss intelligence services and Geneva police has led to the arrest of a 40 year ol...
Threesome turns heads on A3 in Zurich (video)

Threesome turns heads on A3 in Zurich (video)

June 20, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Zurich police are searching for three people who appeared to seeking attention on the side of the autoroute on Saturd...
Zurich rules Uber is illegal

Zurich rules Uber is illegal

June 16, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
The Zurich cantonal government has confirmed Uber is operating illegally in the canton. Drivers do need to have a tax...
Zurich parking revenues climb after rule change

Zurich parking revenues climb after rule change

June 16, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
Zurich bean counters are rubbing their hands in glee after a change in parking rules means the city has an extra CHF 3m.
Ferrari bursts into flames in Zurich

Ferrari bursts into flames in Zurich

June 13, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
Zurich police were first on the scene when a Ferrari burst into flames in Kloten.
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