Switzerland has the fifth most powerful passport in the world, according to the latest edition of an index which ranks the level of visa-free access passports provide to their holders.
As Meghan Markle embarks on a new chapter of her life as a member of the Royal Family and a British citizen, she will also experience a whole new headache thanks to US tax law.
Switzerland's regular referendums are a key feature of its unique democracy. But how does it all work? We go behind the scenes.
What’s in a name? Does it really matter whether your child goes to Harvard, stays in Switzerland, or takes an online course at an unheard-of university? You can probably guess the answer.
The winding 500-metre walkway in the canton of St Gallen allows visitors to get up close and personal with the forest canopy.
Hiking in the Swiss Alps, visiting local chocolate factories, wine-tastings, jazz festivals and car shows are not part of your typical language course. Unless, that is, it’s an Alpadia language course.
Here is what you get for your money.
Ludwig Minelli is accused of charging three German women far too much to help them end their lives.
Just arrived in Switzerland? Here’s what’s great – and not so great – about being an employee here.
Caution: occasionally cloying levels of cuteness ahead.
A child born in Switzerland today will likely live to see the turn of the 22nd century. If scientists are right, the views they’ll see will have changed remarkably.
Swiss food writer Fran from Little Zurich Kitchen shows us how to have an eggcellent Easter the Swiss way.
From Billy Idol to Charlotte Gainsbourg, and even Johnny Depp, the legendary event will feature a lot more than just jazz this year.
From kissing strangers three times on the cheek to staying up past midnight to organise the recycling, here's how you know you have been in Switzerland too long.
An alliance of six politicians is playing an increasingly important role in Swiss politics, the NZZ am Sonntag reported recently.
Is nothing sacred?
The Greek parliament Saturday ended a probe into alleged kickbacks paid by Swiss pharma giant Novartis to senior politicians, saying it did not have the jurisdiction to investigate bribery and money laundering claims.
Spain issued a national, international and EU arrest warrant Thursday against Valtonyc, a rapper who may have fled the country just as he was due to enter jail in a case that raised free speech concerns.
Taiwan launched a global appeal on Monday May 21st to be granted access to the World Health Organization's main annual meeting, after tensions with China led to its exclusion for a second straight year.
Sweden retained their world championship title with a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over plucky Switzerland in Copenhagen on Sunday.