Many uninstall Covid-19 track and trace app

Many uninstall Covid-19 track and trace app

July 14, 2020, 8:58 a.m.
More people are uninstalling the Covid-19 track and trace app. Figures from Sunday show just over 950,000 have the ap...
Coronavirus tests free for everyone

Coronavirus tests free for everyone

June 25, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
The government says that from now on all coronavirus tests will be free for everyone. The aim is to encourage more te...
New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

June 11, 2020, 8:57 a.m.
A new type of traffic radar is being tested in Geneva – instead of speeding, this tracks noise. 
Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

June 3, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A joint Swiss-Canadian coronavirus vaccine is due to be tested on mice in Geneva.  If the tests go well, clinica...
Home antibody tests' reliability questioned

Home antibody tests' reliability questioned

May 18, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
There are warnings about home antibody tests which are now available online. 
Ticino to test a selection of population for coronavirus

Ticino to test a selection of population for coronavirus

May 6, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
Authorities in canton Ticino are collecting blood from 1,500 people to determine who has had the coronavirus. 
School students angry over exam inequality between cantons

School students angry over exam inequality between cantons

April 27, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
School students across the country are angry each canton is taking a different approach to the school leaving exam, t...
Daily coronavirus testing almost doubles

Daily coronavirus testing almost doubles

April 2, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
Switzerland has massively increased its number of daily coronavirus tests - to 16,000 a day. 
Covid-19 in Geneva update

Covid-19 in Geneva update

March 19, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
Geneva’s cantonal doctor - Jacques-André Romand has test positive for the coronavirus.
Zurich hospital patients test negative for coronavirus

Zurich hospital patients test negative for coronavirus

Jan. 29, 2020, 9:36 a.m.
Health officials say the two patients in a Zurich hospital don’t have the coronavirus.
Italian man granted Swiss passport despite not knowing about local zoo

Italian man granted Swiss passport despite not knowing about local zoo

Jan. 28, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
An Italian man will get a Swiss passport after the Federal Court ruled his initial interview with his commune was unf...
Test for coronavirus developed in Geneva

Test for coronavirus developed in Geneva

Jan. 24, 2020, 8:52 a.m.
Geneva University Hospital has developed a test for the coronavirus which is spreading in China. 
Sirens worked after second test

Sirens worked after second test

May 24, 2018, 6:01 a.m.
Second time lucky. That’s the result from yesterday afternoon’s siren test.
Siren test judged a failure - it will be done again

Siren test judged a failure - it will be done again

March 2, 2018, 5:40 a.m.
The country failed the annual siren test. Every year, sirens around the country are fired up to make sure they’...
Siren test a success - but water alarms need further checks

Siren test a success - but water alarms need further checks

Feb. 9, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
Wednesday’s siren test is being considered a success, with only a 2% failure rate.
Language limitations could be behind driving test fraud

Language limitations could be behind driving test fraud

Sept. 21, 2017, 6:17 a.m.
As investigations continue into cheating at the road theory test in Solothurn, some suspect it maybe a language issue...
New drivers caught cheating on theory test

New drivers caught cheating on theory test

Sept. 20, 2017, 9 a.m.
Police in Solothurn have uncovered a high tech fraud helping new drivers to get through the theory test.
Switzerland may lower driving age

Switzerland may lower driving age

May 1, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Switzerland could lower the driving age. Currently potential drivers have to be eighteen before they can even apply f...
Are you driving too slowly?

Are you driving too slowly?

March 21, 2017, 4:57 a.m.
We all know speeding is dangerous and illegal – but Sankt Gallen cantonal police are confirming driving too slo...
Initiative launched to reduce costs for driving lessons

Initiative launched to reduce costs for driving lessons

Feb. 27, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
An initiative has been launched in canton Uri to reduce the courses new drivers have to complete before being allowed...
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