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World Man dies when his Tesla electric car hits barrier and explodes into flames in Swiss motorway tragedy

WARNING: UPSETTING IMAGE Firefighters have suggested the impact of the horror crash in the southern canton of Ticino may have set off a fire in the vehicle's battery More

Health Voici ce que ça fait de s'asseoir sur «swiss ball» au bureau

À tester chez vous si votre boss n'est pas aussi cool que la mienne! View Entire Post › More

US & Canada British scientist, 104, will end his life at Swiss suicide clinic this morning

Dr David Goodall, 104, who spent most of his life in Australia, will die at 9am UK time, in a clinic at an undisclosed location in Switzerland, surrounded by his grandchildren and the music of... More

Sports Swiss International Confirms He Will Be Leaving Juventus and Serie A This Summer

Stephan Lichtsteiner will be seeking pastures new this summer as he has confirmed that this season will be his last at Juventus. The Swiss full-back has now spent seven years playing for Juventus... More

Australia Pope's Swiss Guards will ditch metal helmets for plastic 3D printed ones

The Pope's Swiss Guards plan to replace their metal helmets with plastic PVC ones made with a 3D printer, giving the pope's army cooler and more comfortable headgear. More

Australia Australian scientist, 104, to end his life at Swiss suicide clinic must prove he's not insane

Dr David Goodall must be judged to be of sound mind before he can end his life next week. Doctors must agree he is 100 per cent clear on his wishes before going ahead with the voluntary euthanasia. More

Australia David Goodall: Swiss clinic slams Australia for euthanasia laws

Swiss euthanasia advocate Ruedi Habegger said on Saturday that it's an 'atrocity' David Goodall, 104, must travel to Switzerland to end his life because of Australian laws. More

US & Canada Will your job be next? Five robots outshine humans at a Swiss bank after replacing seven employees

The pilot project at St. Galler Kantonalbank based in St. Gallen, Switzerland went so well the bank has decided to take on more robots at the end of this month (stock image). More

Australia British scientist flies to Swiss suicide clinic to end his life because he ‘regrets living to 104’ 

Dr David Goodall, a 104-year-old British botanist and ecologist, prepares to fly to Switzerland to end his life and 'greatly regrets' living so long due to his deteriorating quality of life. More

US & Canada Death toll of hikers trapped overnight on Swiss Alps after being trapped by a storm rises to six

The victims were identified as five Italians and one Bulgarian woman. Fourteen hikers were left stranded overnight in the cold from Sunday to Monday without any shelter. More

World Swiss police say 5th hiker dies after snowstorm in Alps

Police say a fifth person died overnight from injuries sustained when an unexpected snowstorm surprised a group of Alpine hikers in southwestern Switzerland, forcing them to spend the night out in... More

World British-born scientist, 104, gets birthday wish - to end his life at Swiss euthanasia clinic because he 'regrets getting so old'

Australian academic David Goodall will travel to Switzerland this week to end his life at a euthanasia clinic in Basel More

US & Canada London-born scientist flies to Swiss clinic to end his life because he 'regrets having lived to 104'

Australia's oldest scientist plans to fly to Switzerland next week to end his life. Former university lecturer Dr David Goodall, from Western Australia, says he regrets having reached the age of 104 More

US & Canada Swiss scientists create hi-tech tattoo that detects cancer

A smart tattoo that only appears on the skin if somebody has cancer could help patients get diagnosed and treated sooner. More

World Four people found frozen to death in Swiss Alps and five seriously injured after hiking tragedy

Rescuers found a total of 14 people in the Pigne d'Arolla area of Switzerland after they were forced to spend a night outdoors due to poor weather More

Sports Basle congratulate rivals Young Boys on winning Swiss championship with full-page advert

It was Young Boys' first top-flight title since 1986 and brought an end to Basle's unprecedented period of domination on Swiss football, having won the last eight titles. More

US & Canada Four skiers freeze to death in Swiss Alps and five others are 'critical'

The group of 14 French, German and Italian mountaineers had been unable to reach their cabin in the Pigne d'Arolla area of the Swiss Alps om last night's bad weather, Valais canton police said. More