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Chef shot village band ‘to stop the noise’

A Swiss chef has admitted shooting plastic bullets at a band playing in a village square, after he became fed up with the late-night noise.

‘Drop racism from Swiss elections’ demand

‘Drop racism from Swiss elections’ demand

Swiss human rights groups have called on political parties to avoid racist campaigning during the upcoming October elections.

 

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Swisscom profits jump 10 percent

Telecoms giant Swisscom reported Thursday a 10.1 percent jump in first half profits to 962 million Swiss francs (€926 million).

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Top police officer: public sex ‘sometimes OK’

 

Having sex in public is permissible if you are discreet, a top police officer has said ahead of the Streetparade techno festival. Just don't run naked through the streets.