Cargo firm slammed for ‘discriminating’ against EU workers

Cargo firm slammed for ‘discriminating’ against EU workers

Farnair, a small cargo airline based near Basel, has decided to reduce the salaries of its cross-border workers by 10 percent and pay them in euros, in a move slammed by unions and experts as "discriminatory" and "xenophobic".

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Geneva speed demon had huge pill stash

A 28-year-old man who was clocked driving at 325 km/h on a motorway in southern Switzerland this month was found to have over 4,000 sleeping pills in his Geneva flat.

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Leftist group threatens life of far-right mascot

An extreme leftist group has admitted to the theft of the far-right SVP’s favourite pet, a goat named "Zottel", and have now threatened to kill their hircine hostage.

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Parents slam school over ‘racist’ game

The parents of children who attend a primary school in Valais in southern Switzerland have complained over the use of a game entitled "Who’s afraid of the black man?", a hide-and-seek game they argue is “racist".