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Swiss woman seized in Yemen ‘safe’: tribal chief

A Swiss woman being held hostage in eastern Yemen is safe and in good health, a tribal chief told AFP on Tuesday, offering to mediate with the kidnappers for her release.

The Weather Frogs – Swiss prophets with sizzling secrets

The Weather Frogs – Swiss prophets with sizzling secrets

Taking their cues from wind and snow, and from their observations of plants, mice, foxes, and even ants and pine cones, six Swiss elders apply their top-secret knowledge to predict the forecast for the months ahead.

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Swiss aid survivors after Norway avalanche

An avalanche that claimed the lives of four Swiss hikers and their French guide on Monday was the deadliest snow-slide in Norway in 26 years.

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Swiss trader DKSH shares open at 51 francs

Shares at trading group DKSH opened on Tuesday on the Swiss stock exchange at 51 francs, slightly above its listing price of 48 francs, which valued the group at 3 billion francs ($3.2 billion).