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Anarchists in Switzerland Part 6 How a Montreux bank heist led to calls for the death penalty

In the early 1900s Switzerland was rocked by a wave of terror incidents by foreign anarchists living in the Alpine country.

March for Life Police attacked at anti-abortion demonstration

An anti-abortion demonstration in Zurich has been disrupted by participants in a counter-demonstration. Police officers were attacked and ...

This content was published on September 14, 2019 6:54 PM

Health policy Abortion in Switzerland: the debate and the law

A Christian group “March for Life” is demonstrating in Zurich on Saturday to raise awareness about the consequences of abortion.

Terrorism Dual national stripped of Swiss citizenship for first time

The State Secretariat for Migration (SEM) has withdrawn Swiss citizenship from a dual national for the first time.

This content was published on September 13, 2019 11:24 AM

parliamentary elections Campaign funding still a taboo topic in Switzerland

swissinfo.ch sheds light on the tradition of Swiss secrecy on funding of political parties and candidates during elections.

White Rex Swiss mattress manufacturer linked to neo-Nazi group

The owner of a long-running Swiss family firm that makes mattresses has been financially linked to the “White Rex” group, which is connected to ...

This content was published on September 4, 2019 11:59 AM

Discrimination Swiss teenagers face more racism

Some 38% of Swiss youngsters have been victims of discrimination, according to the latest government report.

This content was published on September 2, 2019 7:30 PM

shady finances Three more under investigation in PostBus fraud scandal

Criminal proceedings have been opened against three more individuals for their alleged involvement in the PostBus fraud scandal.

This content was published on September 1, 2019 12:38 PM

true story award Winners of first global journalism prize named in Bern

The winners of the first-ever True Story Award were announced during a ceremony at the Reportagen Festival in Bern on Saturday.

This content was published on August 31, 2019 10:00 PM