Five people died, four Swiss and one French, after an avalanche hit an expedition on a mountain in northern Norway on Monday, Norwegian authorities said.
The Occupy movement returned to Zurich on Saturday as protestors congregated outside the new stock exchange building.
The Social Democratic Party wants to make property purchase for foreigners more complicated.
A wooden house in Steinerberg, canton Schwyz, has gone up in flames, leaving two children and an elderly woman missing.
Swiss veteran Didier Cuche ended his two-decade long career on Saturday in characteristically goofy fashion, racing the giant slalom's second leg in wooden skis and traditional woollen ski clothes.
The forehand thundered, the backhand sizzled, the Swiss timing was back as Roger Federer steamrolled his way past Rafael Nadal and into the Indian Wells final, which he won on Sunday.
A Swiss bus crash which killed 22 children and six adults may have been caused by a teacher who distracted the driver by handing him a DVD film to play, a newspaper said on Sunday.
Pakistan has called off a search for three climbers -- from Austria, Switzerland and Pakistan -- who went missing in the Karakoram mountain range some 10 days ago, an official said on Monday.