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Sion battle to keep Europa League place

Celtic will be forced to wait until September 13th before learning if their reinstatement to the Europa League will stand after Swiss club Sion filed an appeal, it was confirmed Friday.

Swiss student blames plagiarism on biology teacher ex-lover

Swiss student blames plagiarism on biology teacher ex-lover

A Swiss high school student who had a romantic relationship with his biology teacher has taken legal action against a Lausanne school after his final year thesis was rejected on plagiarism grounds.

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Franc peg irks Norway and Canada

Switzerland's moves this week to stem the rise of the franc were criticized on Thursday by Norwegian and Canadian officials concerned about the impact of the franc-euro peg on global currency markets.

Disasters cost insurers dear in 2011: SwissRe

Disasters cost insurers dear in 2011: SwissRe

This year will rank as the second most expensive in history for catastrophic insurance losses, with more than $70 billion (€50.5 billion) already incurred in charges, reinsurer SwissRe said on Friday.

World champ Blake races to Zurich 100m win

World champ Blake races to Zurich 100m win

Newly-crowned Jamaican world 100m champion Yohan Blake raced to victory on Thursday in timing a personal best 9.82sec at the Diamond League meeting in Zurich.