The Swiss army is looking to change its rules to allow entry for transgender people.
For many newcomers to Switzerland, there’s no better way to feel like a local than to ride a bike. Cycling is not just one of the best ways to get around the city, it’s also an ideal way to explore the unspoilt Swiss scenery on the weekend.
Here's our latest Europe & You newsletter covering everything from a French warning for Boris Johnson, an interesting new Brexit poll and a look at Switzerland's problem with the EU.
The diplomatic dance between Switzerland and the European Union continues.
Starting a new life abroad is daunting at any age. And for children, who might not have a say in the big move, there is lots of excitement and anxiety about the new place they will soon call home.
Many people report forgetting words or phrases from their native language when they learn a second language. The Local explored this linguistic phenomenon, known as first-language attrition.
A new study shows that the Swiss banking industry is beset by serious problems in the form of a growing pay gap between men and women.
Don't be disappointed by its literal translation – this little Italian word really packs a punch.
Swiss food writer Fran from Little Zurich Kitchen shows us how to have an eggcellent Easter the Swiss way.
But the app-based service is currently only available on certain lines and Swisscom customers are excluded.
Hopefully you'll find yourself using this word as frequently as Italian speakers do.
Brussels says it wants Swiss concerns over a crucial draft deal on the future of bilateral relations between Switzerland and the EU settled in the "coming days".
Nearly two thirds of Swiss men aged 18 to 22 have poor sperm quality according to a new study of potential army recruits.
Customers who pay over the counter at the post office will also be hit with a new charge.
Foreigners in France trying to settle residency permits have been warned against paying for appointments to obtain a carte de séjour.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will take part Saturday in a secretive meeting in Switzerland of global power brokers discreetly discussing issues like Brexit and the future of capitalism.