Switzerland

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

Local media suggests the planned attack was going to be in Nice

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Users of Whatsapp left floundering after service temporarily went down on Friday

Users of WhatsApp left floundering after service temporarily went down on Friday

Users of WhatsApp left floundering after service temporarily went down on Friday

Users in Europe, as well as India and as far as Mozambique, reported they had no service on the messaging system

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Swiss tourists suffer injuries after attack by gang near to the Taj Mahal

Swiss tourists suffer injuries after attack by gang near the Taj Mahal

Swiss tourists suffer injuries after attack by gang near the Taj Mahal

Quentin Jeremy Clerc and Marie Droz were attacked reportedly after the men forced the latter to take selfies with them

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Body discovered in bin bag at delivery point in Switzerland

Body discovered in bin bag at delivery point in Switzerland

Body discovered in bin bag at delivery point in Switzerland

Police are treating the incident as a murder

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Red Cross reduces its presence in Afghanistan for security reasons

Red Cross reduces its presence in Afghanistan for security reasons

Red Cross reduces its presence in Afghanistan for security reasons

The organisation has been running programmes in the country for more than 30 years

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya muslims in Myanmar

United Nations condemns lack of humanitarian access to Rohingya in Myanmar

UN humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock said it was 'unacceptable' humanitarian workers were having difficulty getting to Myanmar's Rakhine State

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Eight still missing after Switzerland mudslide

Eight still missing after Switzerland mudslide

Eight still missing after Switzerland mudslide

Those missing are said to be Austrian, German and Swiss

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Plane crash at Swiss summer camp kills two teenagers and pilot

Plane crash at Swiss summer camp kills two teenagers and pilot

Plane crash at Swiss summer camp kills two teenagers and pilot

Police are investigating the cause of the crash

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

'Chainsaw attacker' in Switzerland leaves five injured

Chainsaw attacker in Switzerland leaves five injured

Chainsaw attacker in Switzerland leaves five injured

Two of victims reportedly in serious condition

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Bodies of Swiss couple found near popular ski resort after 75 years

Bodies of Swiss couple found near popular ski resort after 75 years

Bodies of Swiss couple found near popular ski resort after 75 years

Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin vanished on August 15 1942 after going to feed their cattle

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

The new airline will be called easyJetEurope and the headquarters are set to be in Austria

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

Iran summons Swiss charge d'affaires to protest Rex Tillerson's statements

The US Secretary of State made clear US policy in relation to Iran was to 'reduce its hegemony' over the Middle East

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Sir Roger Moore passes away at the age of 89

BREAKING: Sir Roger Moore passes away at the age of 89

BREAKING: Sir Roger Moore passes away at the age of 89

The acting legend died in Switzerland following a battle with cancer

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

United Nations spokesman calls for mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners to end

UN urges Israel to end mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

UN urges Israel to end mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

Michael Lynk, a special rapporteur for human rights in the occupied Palestinian Territory, urged Israel to abide by international law

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum once leaving terms are clear

German politician tells UK to hold second Brexit referendum because we didn't know what we were doing first time

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum

The general secretary of the Social Democrat Party (SPD), Katarina Barley, urged the country to hold a second vote because of a supposed lack of awareness of what they were voting for

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fancy a flight to North Korea? Well, here's your chance

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Air Koryo is to start operating flights from Dandong International Airport in China

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon to abandon EU bid after poll showing record Scottish Euroscepticism emerges, say reports

Nicola Sturgeon 'to abandon EU bid after poll shows Scots more eurosceptic than ever'

Sturgeon 'to drop EU bid after poll shows Scots more eurosceptic than ever'

The Scottish First Minister is reportedly dropping her plan to try to keep Scotland in the European Union, one day after announcing plans for a new independence referendum

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

European Court of Human Rights rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim with boys in landmark case

European Court of Human Rights rules Muslim girls must swim with boys

Court rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim with boys

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled school bosses in Switzerland are justified in enforcing a 'successful integration' into society via the school curriculum

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Gunman on the run in Switzerland after shooting two police officers

Gunman on the run in Switzerland after shooting two police officers

Gunman on the run in Switzerland after shooting two police officers

The attacker struck this morning in the northern province of Rehetobel

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Swiss authorities search houses over awarding the 2006 world cup to Germany

Swiss authorities launch house searches over Fifa Germany World Cup award

Swiss authorities launch house searches over Fifa Germany World Cup award

Authorities in Switzerland have started seraching more houses as part of their investigation into corruption in world football

Monday, October 31, 2016

Monday, October 31, 2016

Bayern Munich to examine anti-Nazi past after new research comes to light

Football giant Bayern Munich forced to reexamine its anti-Nazi past

Football giant Bayern Munich forced to reexamine its anti-Nazi past

Research allegedly reveals that the Bavarians were unusually conscientious about the exclusion of Jewish members

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The world's four craziest stunts - and the people who've lived to tell the tale

The world's four craziest stunts - and the people who've lived to tell the tale

The world's four craziest stunts - and the people who've lived to tell the tale

Could you do any of these stunts?

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

Rachid Nekkaz has taken a defiant stand against the laws banning the swimsuit