Swiss hair scare: Italians seek bald truth

Swiss hair scare: Italians seek bald truth

Italian prosecutors said on Wednesday they were investigating a popular Swiss hair product, saying there was "no scientific evidence it helps hair grow back."

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Federer to take on US in Davis Cup

Swiss star Roger Federer has confirmed he will play in the Davis Cup first round meeting with the United States at Freiburg on February 10th to 12th, the Swiss Tennis Federation said on Wednesday.

Skiers welcome snow to Swiss slopes

Skiers welcome snow to Swiss slopes

Swiss ski enthusiasts are breathing a sigh of relief after heavy snow finally hit the slopes, kicking off the winter season in earnest.

Young Socialist amazed by WEF plaudits

Young Socialist amazed by WEF plaudits

A newly elected socialist parliamentarian seeking an economic model “beyond capitalism” was astonished to receive a congratulatory letter from a director at the World Economic Forum (WEF). 

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Direct democracy in Swiss firing line

The National Council approved on Tuesday the creation of a Constitutional Court in a move seen by opponents as a step towards the dismantlement of Switzerland's tradition of direct democracy.