Travelling in Europe by train? Before you embark on exploring your chosen city, take a moment to savour its first port of call.
Swiss crematoriums are increasingly facing the problem of what to do with overweight corpses – only Bern has the facility to deal with the obese deceased.
DJ Tabasco has been warned by the makers of the hot sauce of the same name that he must call himself something else or risk prosecution for violation of trademark laws.
European leaders expressed consternation on Wednesday as Switzerland re-introduced quotas for immigrants from eight Central and Eastern European countries.
IMF director Christine Lagarde has welcomed pledges from Switzerland, Poland and other countries to provide some $34 billion in additional funding for the world lender.