Hamster given oxygen by Zurich firefightersSept. 9, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
Zurich firefighters managed to revive a hamster using oxygen after a fire at a city apartment.
Crocodile pulled from Lake Geneva found to be plasticSept. 1, 2020, 9:09 a.m.
Don’t worry about crocodiles in Lake Geneva. A picture circulating on social media shows firefighters lifting o...
Police rescue teen burglar then arrest himJuly 14, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
A teenage burglar had to be rescued by police after he got trapped in the door of a Coop shop he was trying to rob.&n...
11 hamsters rescued from Zurich tram stopJune 24, 2020, 9:42 a.m.
Eleven hamsters had to be rescued from a tram stop in Zurich.
Man rescued after being trapped under quad bike for 5 hoursMay 7, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
A man in canton Graubünden was trapped under his quad bike for more than 5 hours before being rescued.
Basel police rescue deer trapped in underground car parkMay 5, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
Basel police had to track down a deer which had wandered into the middle of the city and then was trapped in an under...
Geneva Airport sees 97% fewer flightsMarch 25, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Passenger flights from Geneva Airport have slumped by 97 %.
Drunk man's decision to walk 20km Simplon train tunnel costs him thousandsFeb. 24, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A young man is paying the cost of a bad drunken decision.
Zurich paramedics attacked dailySept. 19, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Paramedics and ambulance crews in Zurich are attacked almost every day – and the level of violence against medi...
Mudslide in Valais swept away father and daughterAug. 13, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Rescuers in canton Valais say there is no chance a missing 6-year-old girl and her 37-year-old father will be found a...
American teens rescued from Zurich's highest mountainJune 26, 2019, 8:37 a.m.
Two teenage American tourists had to be rescued by helicopter on the Uetliberg, Zurich’s highest mountain.
Man rescued after avalancheJan. 4, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
A man is recovering in hospital after being rescued following an avalanche in Flumserberg in canton Sankt Gallen.
Migrant-rescuing ship not allowed to sail under Swiss flagDec. 4, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
The government has rejected a plan to allow the ship which has been rescuing refugees in the Mediterranean to sail un...
27,000 signatures for petition to continue migrant-rescue workOct. 10, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
27,000 people have signed a petition to allow a ship to continue its work rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean.
Dogs rescued from house of garbageSept. 25, 2018, 7:37 a.m.
18 small dogs have been rescued from an apartment in Lugano which was knee deep in rubbish.
Russian hikers face massive rescue billAug. 21, 2018, 6:33 a.m.
A group of 22 Russian hikers are facing a hefty bill after an ill-thought out walk.
Mountaineer falls 300m to his death in ValaisAug. 8, 2018, 9:51 a.m.
A mountaineer has died after he fell 300 metres from the Dent Blanche in the canton of Valais.
Rescue workers busy over National day holidayAug. 3, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Rescue workers didn’t much of a holiday on Wednesday. A combination of severe storms and the hot weather meant ...
Elderly woman dies and her husband goes missing in Lake ZurichJuly 27, 2018, 9:16 a.m.
A private motorboat trip on Lake Zurich yesterday afternoon turned to tragedy when the group onboard jumped into the ...
Party goers rescue troubled swimmer from Zurich riverJuly 27, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
Two students, who were at a birthday party near the River Limmat in Zurich, are being hailed as heroes after they jum...
No trace of swimmer who disappeared in the River AareJuly 26, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
A woman who was swimming with a friend in the River Aare in the canton of Aargau on Tuesday has disappeared without t...
Teenagers rescued from islandJuly 18, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Young couple rescued after getting stuck on an island in the middle of the Rhine
Titlis cable.car to open today after helicopter rescueJune 7, 2018, 6:36 a.m.
It’s hoped the cable car running to the top of the Titlis Mountain will be open today after helicopters were us...
21 year old British man dies in Les Diablerets after crashing into treeFeb. 22, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
A 21 year old British man died in Les Diablerets yesterday afternoon after he crashed into a tree.