Geneva apartment destroyed by explosion

Geneva apartment destroyed by explosion

Aug. 24, 2020, 9 a.m.
An apartment in Geneva was destroyed by an explosion and then a fire on Saturday evening.
More details emerge following 2 teens found dead in apartment

More details emerge following 2 teens found dead in apartment

Aug. 19, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
More details have been revealed following the discovery of two dead teenagers in an apartment in canton Zurich on Sun...
2 teens found dead in Zurich apartment

2 teens found dead in Zurich apartment

Aug. 18, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Two 15-year-olds have been found dead in an apartment in Zollikerberg in canton Zurich.
Man in trouble for 'coercion' in apartment building peeing debacle

Man in trouble for 'coercion' in apartment building peeing debacle

June 9, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
A man who was fed up with people peeing in the entrance hall of his apartment building is now in trouble with the pol...
Crime has dropped considerably since lockdown began

Crime has dropped considerably since lockdown began

May 7, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, a number of crimes has dropped considerably since the lockdown came into force. 
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...
Man dies after car crashes into apartment block

Man dies after car crashes into apartment block

Jan. 6, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A man has been killed after his car crashed into an apartment block in canton Aargau.
Woman found dead in apartment in ChĂȘne-Bourg

Woman found dead in apartment in ChĂȘne-Bourg

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been arrested in Geneva after a woman was found dead in an apartment in Chêne-Bourg.
CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

Aug. 26, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
An estimated CHF 100,000 worth of damage was caused over the weekend to an apartment building in the town of Buchs in...
Foreign-sounding names discriminated against in rent market

Foreign-sounding names discriminated against in rent market

June 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A survey by the Federal Housing Office is confirming what many may have suspected – those with a foreign soundi...
Bailiffs mistakenly clear out Aargau man's apartment

Bailiffs mistakenly clear out Aargau man's apartment

April 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man in canton Aargau had a shock when he returned home to his apartment. 
Zurich home hunting now genuine lottery

Zurich home hunting now genuine lottery

Feb. 26, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
Finding a new apartment in Zurich is now so competitive – it has been turned into a lottery, literally.
Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Child's body recovered from burned apartment

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A child’s body has been recovered after an apartment building burnt to the ground in canton Bern.
Family asked for CHF 27k for flat deposit

Family asked for CHF 27k for flat deposit

April 3, 2018, 8:44 a.m.
A family in Zurich is in shock after they were asked for a deposit of CHF 27,000 to secure a modest 70m2 apartment.
Hundreds line streets in Zurich to look at house up for rent

Hundreds line streets in Zurich to look at house up for rent

March 7, 2018, 6:40 a.m.
500 people lined the streets in Zurich earlier this week just to visit a house which is available to rent.
Long term residents to be forced out of Zurich building

Long term residents to be forced out of Zurich building

Dec. 7, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Around 40 residents in an apartment building in Zurich are to be forced out as the owners say the building needs to b...
Mother and daughter die in Geneva fire

Mother and daughter die in Geneva fire

June 6, 2017, 8:43 a.m.
A mother and daughter have died in an apartment fire in Grand Saconnex in Geneva.
Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

Families evicted from homes in Geneva with no notice

May 10, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
Eleven families have been evicted from their homes in Geneva without warning. They were subletting apartments through...
Massive fire in Geneva

Massive fire in Geneva

May 9, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
A large fire brought the centre of Geneva to standstill yesterday afternoon. Right in the heart of Paquis, the top fl...
Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

Geneva woman sentenced to psychiatric care after 10 fires

March 31, 2017, 8:38 a.m.
A 34 year old Geneva woman and mother of 5 has been ordered to undergo psychiatric care in a secure hospital after be...
Tenant in custody after apartment fire

Tenant in custody after apartment fire

March 3, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
A tenant who was injured when her apartment blew up last month is now in detention as police suspect she may have sta...
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