‘Angels’ welcome holidaymakers to Geneva

‘Angels’ welcome holidaymakers to Geneva

Groups of two-member teams of “angels” are taking to the streets of Geneva to help tourists get familiar with the city’s treasures.

SBB seeks to slash Zurich-Bern travel time

SBB seeks to slash Zurich-Bern travel time

A planned expansion of Switzerland's rail network could shorten travel time between Zurich and Bern to 45 minutes, a report said.

 

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Swiss to open office in Libyan rebel stronghold

Switzerland said on Tuesday it is dispatching a diplomat to the rebel-held Libyan city of Benghazi to open an office aimed at strengthening its ties with the Libyan National Transitional Council.

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Mother jailed for forcing daughter into prostitution

 

The mother of a 17-year-old girl has been sentenced to three years in prison for forcing her daughter into prostitution.