Acquitted climate protesters set to face higher courtJan. 16, 2020, 8:35 a.m.
The decision by a Lausanne judge to acquit a group of climate protestors on Monday is set to be appealed.
Château de Chillon one of 2019 most popular Swiss attractionsJan. 15, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The Château de Chillon on the shores of Lake Geneva was again one of the most popular tourist attractions in th...
Swiss online shoppers accessing EU-wide productsJan. 15, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Swiss online shoppers are increasingly turning to intermediaries which allow them to access all products available ac...
Village evacuated after kilo of explosives foundJan. 15, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
More than 60 people had to be evacuated from the village of Presinge in canton Geneva as the bomb squad destroyed a k...
Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courtsJan. 15, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva’s plan for all cars to show a sticker to determine how polluting it is has been stopped by the courts.
Restaurant's unruly children sign starts Facebook debateJan. 15, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
A restaurant just inside Italy on the Graubünden border is causing a social media spat after the owner put up a ...
Campaign against new Geneva car park forces issue to voteJan. 14, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Campaigners against a massive new underground car park in Geneva have collected double the number of signatures requi...
Army big wigs against new recruit care packsJan. 14, 2020, 9:54 a.m.
Army big wigs want to curtail the tradition of care packs given to new recruits.
One dead in barge crash with rowing boatJan. 14, 2020, 9:52 a.m.
A person has died and two others injured after a barge crashed into a rowing boat on the Rhine River in Basel yesterd...
Judge rules in favour of climate change protestersJan. 14, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
A judge in Lausanne has backed climate protestors for failing to pay a fine after they played an impromptu game of te...
Cable car worker finds backpack containing USD 20,000Jan. 14, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
A cable car worker in the ski resort of Laax in canton Graubünden had a surprise when he found a backpack which ...
Hospitals to close as Switzerland deemed to have 'too many'Jan. 13, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Switzerland has a problem which many other countries may be envious of – too many hospitals.
Burnout on the rise as more workers signed offJan. 13, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
More and more workers are being signed off by their doctors for burnout.
Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airportJan. 13, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Hundreds of passengers at Geneva airport had to be evacuated yesterday morning as two bags had been left unattended i...
Public warned to stay off Engadine frozen lakesJan. 13, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
Graubünden police are warning people should stay off the ice which has formed on lakes in the Engadine.
Demonstrations held against homophobia and World Economic ForumJan. 13, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Demonstrations against homophobia were held in many cities on Saturday.
'Rising star' tax manager arrested under embezzlement suspicionsJan. 13, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A tax office manager in Sankt Gallen – once thought a rising star – has been arrested under suspicion of ...
Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areasJan. 13, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A couple of hundred protestors marched in the St Gervais area of Geneva on Saturday, calling for more pedestrianised ...
Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fumingJan. 10, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
Concert goers in Geneva are fuming after they shelled out more than CHF 100 for a concert they thought was by a famou...
Swiss National Bank reveals year's profitsJan. 10, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank is expected to reveal a profit last year of nearly CHF 50bn.
Trump to attend World Economic ForumJan. 10, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
US president Donald Trump will be at the World Economic meeting in Davos at the end of the month.
Transport unions call to remove name tagsJan. 10, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Transport unions are calling for a change in policy on train workers wearing name tags.
Russian skate in critical condition after Olympics rehearsal accidentJan. 9, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
The opening ceremony of the Youth Winter Olympics later today will be marred following an accident involving a Russia...
CGN buys electric ships to cut fuel consumptionJan. 9, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
The company which runs the boats on Lake Geneva – the CGN - has ordered two new ships which will be partly elec...