Swiss and French men top European smelly sock league

Swiss and French men top European smelly sock league

When it comes to socks, one is more likely to find a French or Swiss man wearing a smelly pair than a German or a Brit.

Swiss watch industry running like clockwork

Swiss watch industry running like clockwork

Swiss watchmakers are expecting record sales for 2011, the industry federation's chief Jean-Daniel Pasche said in an interview published Tuesday.

Nazi-looted painting found in Swiss museum

Nazi-looted painting found in Swiss museum

A painting looted from a Berlin Jewish family by Nazis has been found by US authorities at the Kunsthaus museum in Zurich, museum officials said on Tuesday.

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Liberals skewer SVP criminal deportation plan

A legal study commissioned by Switzerland's liberal FDP has found that the country risks a destabilizing confrontation with the EU if it approves a Swiss People’s Party (SVP) proposal to deport foreign criminals.

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Switzerland hit by major flooding

Intense rainfall has disrupted road and rail traffic in Valais, Bernese Oberland and central Switzerland, and some mountain villages have been evacuated.