Illegal creche in Geneva closed down

Illegal creche in Geneva closed down

Feb. 14, 2020, 10:17 a.m.
A private creche has been closed down in Geneva after authorities discovered the staff were not qualified and there w...
Shocked residents told to leave building not 'earthquake proof'

Shocked residents told to leave building not 'earthquake proof'

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
The residents of an apartment block in canton Lucerne have reacted with incredulity after they were told they all hav...
Swiss Post to stop delivering items to China

Swiss Post to stop delivering items to China

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
Swiss Post says it can no longer deliver items to China as many airlines are no longer serving the country due to the...
Government considers increasing Swiss contribution to IMF

Government considers increasing Swiss contribution to IMF

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
Parliament is to debate doubling the amount of money Switzerland pays into the IMF emergency bailout fund.
Man admits to killing ex-wife's lover

Man admits to killing ex-wife's lover

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
A man has admitted to police he killed his ex-wife’s lover in Bern. 
School teacher fired for watching porn in class

School teacher fired for watching porn in class

Feb. 13, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A high school teacher in canton Bern has been fired for watching pornography in class. He was apparently photographed.
Emergency calls disrupted after Swisscom network goes down

Emergency calls disrupted after Swisscom network goes down

Feb. 12, 2020, 10:25 a.m.
The telecom firm Swisscom says much of its network was disrupted last night – including calls to emergency serv...
Swiss tech company accused of enabling 'intelligence coup of the century'

Swiss tech company accused of enabling 'intelligence coup of the century'

Feb. 12, 2020, 10:18 a.m.
The reputation of a Swiss technology company is being crushed after allegations it allowed the US, UK, Germany and ot...
Government urges 'no' to upcoming "Swiss Brexit" vote

Government urges 'no' to upcoming "Swiss Brexit" vote

Feb. 12, 2020, 10:14 a.m.
The government is urging a ‘no’ in the upcoming vote on ending free movement of EU citizens.
Boy, 13, dies during skiing trip

Boy, 13, dies during skiing trip

Feb. 12, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
A schoolboy has died while on a skiing trip in canton Vaud. 
Switzerland to help more in Greece migrant crisis

Switzerland to help more in Greece migrant crisis

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Switzerland says it will work closely with Greece to help with the migrants currently in the country.
British reality TV star on Geneva plane diverted due to high winds

British reality TV star on Geneva plane diverted due to high winds

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
Passengers on a British Airways Flight from Geneva ended up in Lyon after declaring an emergency – only 150 km ...
Storm batters country but expected to weaken

Storm batters country but expected to weaken

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
High winds are expected again this morning – but forecasters say the storm will start to weaken during the cour...
Coronavirus: Geneva airport tracking down passengers who flew with infected man

Coronavirus: Geneva airport tracking down passengers who flew with infected man

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Geneva airport is trying to track down everyone who was on an easyJet flight to Gatwick on Tuesday 28th January.
Dash cam leads to police driver fine

Dash cam leads to police driver fine

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
Footage from a 19-year-old’s car dash cam means a Lucerne police driver is getting fined.
Voters agree to gay rights and say no to social housing

Voters agree to gay rights and say no to social housing

Feb. 10, 2020, 4:03 p.m.
Swiss voters have roundly supported a new law to protect the rights of the LGBT community. 63% of voters agreed to...
Cantonal vote results

Cantonal vote results

Feb. 10, 2020, 3:59 p.m.
In cantonal votes, Geneva turned down plans to build high density housing in Meyrin and Vernier. The canton has a hou...
Skiers urged not to cancel trips to Les Contamines

Skiers urged not to cancel trips to Les Contamines

Feb. 10, 2020, 3:57 p.m.
Locals in the French ski resort of Les Contamines are urging skiers to come for their vacations. The tourist office s...
Basel police hunt rapists

Basel police hunt rapists

Feb. 3, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
Basel police are hunting for two men after a woman was raped on Saturday morning.
Police open fire after being threatened

Police open fire after being threatened

Feb. 3, 2020, 10:14 a.m.
A police officer in canton Thurgau opened fire after he was threatened by an armed man.
US uges Switzerland to ditch Chinese 5G maker

US uges Switzerland to ditch Chinese 5G maker

Feb. 3, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
The United States is urging Switzerland to stop using Chinese technology in its 5G telephone network. The US says ...
Body found in Lake Geneva

Body found in Lake Geneva

Feb. 3, 2020, 10 a.m.
A body has been found in Lake Geneva. The female corpse was discovered by the shore near the French town of Evian on ...
Geneva warns of forged pollution stickers

Geneva warns of forged pollution stickers

Feb. 3, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
Geneva’s troubled anti-pollution initiative has run into further problems due to a shortage of stickers –...
Partiers poisoned at BBQ

Partiers poisoned at BBQ

Feb. 3, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
It seems to be the wrong time of year for a barbeque – and you’d be right. Eight people are in hospita...
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