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Trial verdict Swiss sentenced to 20 years in prison for Morocco murder

A Spanish-Swiss convert to Islam has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in connection with the murder of two Scandinavian hikers in Morocco.

This content was published on July 18, 2019 6:03 PM

court verdict No punishment for minors with small amounts of cannabis

Possession of less than 10 grams of cannabis is not a punishable offence in Switzerland, regardless of whether you are a minor or an adult, the ...

This content was published on July 18, 2019 3:45 PM

political participation Zurich mayor wants to offer voting rights to non-Swiss

The mayor of Zurich plans to launch a proposal to give foreigners living in Switzerland’s most populous canton the right to take part in local votes.

This content was published on July 18, 2019 10:40 AM

War Materiel Swiss arms trade is booming

Swiss companies exported nearly CHF273 million ($276 million)  worth of war material in the first half of 2019.

This content was published on July 16, 2019 3:01 PM

Environment Swiss fuel-related CO2 emissions remained stable in 2018

Despite an increase in the use of biofuels and electric vehicles, fuel-related carbon dioxide emissions remained unchanged in 2018 in the country.

This content was published on July 16, 2019 2:39 PM

Cell exploration 3D microscope offers window to cell behaviour

Scientists will be better able to see how living cells function thanks to a new automated 3D microscope that allows observation without the use of ...

This content was published on July 15, 2019 6:59 PM