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Two Swiss dead in German plane crash

Two Swiss died and another was left fighting for his life after a light aircraft crashed shortly after take-off in northern Germany, police said on Tuesday.

Muslim women can be religious leaders: study

Muslim women can be religious leaders: study

A new Swiss study has found that some Muslim women have more say in their communities than many Christian or Jewish women.

Connyland eyes dolphin semen import

Connyland eyes dolphin semen import

Animal park Connyland is considering importing dolphin semen in order to circumvent a proposed prohibition on importing new animals.

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Switzerland sees spike in cross-border crime

Cross-border crime is on the rise, and becoming ever more violent, in western Switzerland and the Ticino, according to new statistics. 

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Tunisian president asks Swiss to give back funds

Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki on Monday urged Switzerland to accelerate the restitution of frozen assets belonging to ousted president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali to his country.