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Zurich film festival honours Americans, Austrian, Swiss

Organisers of the seventh Zurich Film Festival awarded two Americans, an Austrian and a Swiss movie maker with the coveted Golden Eye award on Saturday, a statement said.

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Swiss match halted by crowd violence

A Swiss first division football match between Grasshopper and Zurich was called off on Sunday because of fighting between rival fans.

Polanski on child sex case: 33 years of regret

Polanski on child sex case: 33 years of regret

Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski says he has regretted having sex with a teenage girl in 1977 ever since, in his first interview since spending months in a Swiss prison over the sensational case.