Cocaine surge on Geneva streets

Cocaine surge on Geneva streets

Faced with an increasing cocaine problem, Geneva city police still do not have the power to intervene in street deals.

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More nursing homes allow assisted suicide

Zurich is leading the way in making assisted suicide available in retirement and nursing homes.

 

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Swiss mull tough benefit cuts for asylum seekers

The Swiss parliament will decide this week on whether to dramatically cut the amount of financial support received by asylum seekers.

Swiss solar-powered plane to fly to desert

Swiss solar-powered plane to fly to desert

The Swiss sun-powered plane Solar Impulse took off on Wednesday morning from Rabat for a journey to southern Morocco's desert region in its first, and potentially dangerous, flight in a hot and arid climate.