British IS fighter controversy triggers Swiss citizenship debate

British IS fighter controversy triggers Swiss citizenship debate

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
The British case of the teenager who travelled to Syria and now wants to return to the UK has triggered a debate amon...
Four vehicle pile up causes A1 delays

Four vehicle pile up causes A1 delays

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Six people were injured in a four vehicle pile up on the A1 near Bern yesterday morning.
Police officer caught pocketing parking ticket cash

Police officer caught pocketing parking ticket cash

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
A small-town police officer has been suspended under suspicion of pocketing the cash from parking tickets for years.
Slot machine player wins CHF 3.6m with CHF 5.-

Slot machine player wins CHF 3.6m with CHF 5.-

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
A lucky slot machine player has won CHF 3.6m in Basel with just a CHF 5 stake.
Men encouraged to join army not civil defence

Men encouraged to join army not civil defence

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
The Federal Council believes the option that young men have of completing civil defence and not the army is too easy....
Lake Geneva floating research station installed

Lake Geneva floating research station installed

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
Scientists have installed a floating research station on Lake Geneva. 
Swiss man accused of IS meddling

Swiss man accused of IS meddling

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A Swiss man is facing judges at the Federal Criminal Court in Bellinzona, accused of recruiting fighters to go to Syr...
Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Frenchman dies in Crans Montana avalanche

Feb. 21, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A Frenchman has died from his injuries after being caught up in Tuesday’s massive avalanche in Crans Montana.
Radicalised nationals seek to return home after IS collapse

Radicalised nationals seek to return home after IS collapse

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:24 a.m.
Many countries are struggling with what to do with their nationals who now want to return home after fighting fo...
Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Search for missing skiers after Crans-Montana avalanche

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
More than 200 people are involved in a search for possible missing skiers after a massive avalanche hit the top end r...
First female fighter pilot qualifies

First female fighter pilot qualifies

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
Switzerland has its first female fighter jet pilot.
Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
A 15-year-old car thief was stopped in Winterthur after a brief chase with a motorcycle police officer.
Police use weapons to halt cars

Police use weapons to halt cars

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Police have used their weapons in two separate incidents to stop cars.
Italian and Swiss border guards clamp down on illegal immigration

Italian and Swiss border guards clamp down on illegal immigration

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Swiss and Italian border guards have started joint patrols along the border to tackle illegal immigration.
Zurich to ban cars along Langstrasse

Zurich to ban cars along Langstrasse

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
After many years of debate, Zurich city has finally agreed to ban cars along Langstrasse during the day.
Pig farmer faces animal welfare charges

Pig farmer faces animal welfare charges

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
A pig farmer in canton Thurgau will face criminal charges after inspectors found that over 2,000 piglets had been cas...
Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A 94 year old driver caused three separate accidents in a short space of time yesterday in Fribourg.
Speeding bikers hit the sunny roads

Speeding bikers hit the sunny roads

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Motorcyclists are being warned of spring fever. 
Traffic disrupted after A1 hard shoulder crash

Traffic disrupted after A1 hard shoulder crash

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Traffic was severely disrupted on the A1 heading into Geneva yesterday afternoon after a car smashed into a broken-do...
Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
There’s been another derailment at Basel Badischer.
Swiss film star death captivates nation

Swiss film star death captivates nation

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
The weekend’s press focused heavily on the death of the Swiss actor Bruno Ganz.
Amherd: Switzerland should prepare for international threats

Amherd: Switzerland should prepare for international threats

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
The new defence minister, Viola Amherd, says Switzerland needs to be ready to face international threats, such as cyb...
French company Total to move jobs from London to Geneva

French company Total to move jobs from London to Geneva

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
The French oil and gas giant Total are transferring 200 trading jobs from London to Geneva.
Football riots break out in Zurich

Football riots break out in Zurich

Feb. 15, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Football hooligans rioted in Zurich last night. 
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