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Swiss women expect to live to 84

The Swiss Federal Office of Statistics has released new figures on life expectancy, but there are large differences between regions.

 

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Swiss politico dropped from music fest over Qaddafi links

The famed Salzburg music festival has withdrawn an invitation to former Swiss politician Jean Ziegler to speak at the event's opening, citing alleged links to Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi.

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Japanese Ambassador slams Swiss food checks

The Japanese Ambassador to Switzerland says the Alpine country’s checks on food imports are over-the-top.

 

Switzerland basks in summer weather

Switzerland basks in summer weather

Temperatures over the weekend rose to record-highs for the season.