High positive rate in asymptomatic travellers

High positive rate in asymptomatic travellers

Dec. 15, 2020, 6:52 a.m.
The latest figures from Ticino has shocked doctors who are calling for a far tougher lockdown.
Knife attack woman needs full psychiatric report - lawer.

Knife attack woman needs full psychiatric report - lawer.

Dec. 4, 2020, 6:19 a.m.
The lawyer representing the woman who attacked two people at the Manor department store in Lugano last month is deman...
Knife attacker known to police

Knife attacker known to police

Nov. 25, 2020, 6:19 a.m.
A woman who attacked two people with a knife at the Manor department store yesterday afternoon in Lugano was already ...
Clergy member arrested on suspicion of kidnapping

Clergy member arrested on suspicion of kidnapping

Nov. 23, 2020, 6:17 a.m.
A senior member of the clergy in Lugano has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping.
Man to stand trial next year after sex-game death in Ticino

Man to stand trial next year after sex-game death in Ticino

Nov. 13, 2020, 7:05 a.m.
A man will go on trial early next year after the death of a 22-year-old British woman in Ticino last year.
Ticino ramps up anti-infection measures again

Ticino ramps up anti-infection measures again

Nov. 9, 2020, 7:05 a.m.
Canton Ticino is bringing back stricter measures to control the infection rate. The State Council announced yesterday...
More and more infections and hospital space warnings

More and more infections and hospital space warnings

Oct. 22, 2020, 6:50 a.m.
A further 5,596 people have tested positive for covid-19, eleven have died and a further 115 people have been admitte...
Ticino police officer banned for speeding while on emergency

Ticino police officer banned for speeding while on emergency

Oct. 16, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
A Ticino police officer has been suspended from driving and given a 2-year suspended prison sentence for speeding.
Ticino investigates possible manslaughter in care home

Ticino investigates possible manslaughter in care home

Oct. 14, 2020, 8:48 a.m.
Ticino prosecutors are launching criminal proceedings against three care home workers after a deadly covid-19 outbreak.
Zurich students questioned by Ticino police after assault

Zurich students questioned by Ticino police after assault

Oct. 6, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
Several students at a Zurich high school are being questioned by police in canton Ticino after an asylum seeker was a...
Weather batters several areas of the country

Weather batters several areas of the country

Oct. 5, 2020, 6:59 a.m.
Strong winds and heavy rain swept through the country over the weekend – but there were no injuries reported. ...
Horrific crash kills father and one year old

Horrific crash kills father and one year old

Oct. 1, 2020, 6:57 a.m.
Investigators are examining a horrific crash in Ticino which killed a 43-year-old father and his one-year old son.
Leak links Swiss banks with money laundering operation

Leak links Swiss banks with money laundering operation

Sept. 21, 2020, 6:45 a.m.
A new leak is linking Swiss financial institutions with potential money laundering operations involving Venezuela and...
Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plans

Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plans

Sept. 1, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland is putting pressure on Germany to finish its rail plans it agreed to in 1996. 
Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Aug. 31, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
Heavy rain hit cantons Graubünden and Ticino over the weekend – and the cold front brought snow which clos...
Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Aug. 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The canton of Ticino has extended protective coronavirus measures for another two weeks from this coming Sunday. ...
Study reveals drinking trends in Switzerland

Study reveals drinking trends in Switzerland

Aug. 6, 2020, 10:30 a.m.
Ticino has the heaviest drinkers in all of Switzerland - according to a new study by the Swiss Health Observatory.&nb...
Two men fight bloody outside supermarket

Two men fight bloody outside supermarket

July 22, 2020, 8:46 a.m.
Two men fought a bloody knife battle outside a supermarket in Lugano in canton Ticino on Monday afternoon. 
Ticino publishes new guidelines for schools reopening

Ticino publishes new guidelines for schools reopening

July 17, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
Canton Ticino has published new guidelines for when schools reopen at the end of the summer. 
Postbus uses electric taxi to improve Ticino services

Postbus uses electric taxi to improve Ticino services

July 15, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
The transport company Postbus is experimenting with a new type of London taxi to run services in Ticino. 
Man found 160m from holiday home in Ticino after 8 day search

Man found 160m from holiday home in Ticino after 8 day search

July 13, 2020, 8:50 a.m.
A Geneva man has been found in Ticino after being lost in the mountains for 8 days. 
Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

May 22, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Mountain roads were busy yesterday as thousands took to the hills for the long weekend. 
Government confirms it was not aware of Italy's border decision

Government confirms it was not aware of Italy's border decision

May 19, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
The government has confirmed it was not aware of a decision by Italy to reopen its border from June 3rd. 
Former police officer shoots and kills wife and suspected lover

Former police officer shoots and kills wife and suspected lover

May 18, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
A former police officer in Ticino shot and killed his wife and a man assumed to be her new lover. 
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