Sadist ‘sorry’ for offering cannibals mum and girl

Sadist ‘sorry’ for offering cannibals mum and girl

A Swiss sadist who offered his friend’s wife and daughter to cannibals for slaughter, apologized in court to his would-be victims while citing his poor relationship with his mother as the trigger for his actions.

Angry Alpine tour guide chopped down crosses

Angry Alpine tour guide chopped down crosses

A mountain guide who vandalized three wooden crosses on the mountainside has been sentenced in court.

Foreigners fleeced on Swiss rental market

Foreigners fleeced on Swiss rental market

The Swiss Tenants' Association wants to stop homeowners from arbitrarily raising rents for rich foreigners.

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Insurer Zurich sees net profit soar

Swiss insurer Zurich Financial Group on Thursday said net profit in the first quarter to March surged 78 percent to a better-than-forecast $1.1 billion (1 billion francs).

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Swiss edged by Canada at ice hockey worlds

Olympic champions Canada regained top spot in the Helsinki group of the world ice hockey championship on Wednesday following a tight 3-2 win over Switzerland.