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Obama made bin Laden a martyr – Swiss minister

Swiss Defence Minister Ueli Maurer has criticised President Barack Obama's announcement of Osama bin Laden's killing, claiming in a press interview on Sunday that it raised the Al-Qaeda leader's status.

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Art dealer’s treasure trove goes to auction

 

Works by many of the world's greatest modern and impressionist artists will be sold at auction in June with the closure of the gallery of late Swiss art trader Ernst Beyeler.

 

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Defense Minister: Swiss training in militant camps

 

The Swiss government has said a number of Swiss people train in Islamic militant camps abroad.

 

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Brigitte Bardot’s ex commits suicide

Gunter Sachs, a German-born photographer and playboy has killed himself at age 78 in Switzerland.

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Swiss count cost of street littering

 

Cleaning the streets from cigarette butts, free newspapers and empty bottles is costing the Swiss millions of francs.