Swiss French: ‘Same dish but different spices’

Swiss French: ‘Same dish but different spices’

To an Anglophone, the French spoken in Switzerland may sound much like that used in France, but don’t say that to a Parisian.

Standing ovation for Suu Kyi at Swiss parliament

Standing ovation for Suu Kyi at Swiss parliament

A rapturous standing ovation greeted Aung San Suu Kyi at the Swiss parliament on the second day of her landmark European trip on Friday, after she cancelled her engagements the night before due to
exhaustion.

Baywatch babe graces Art Basel

Baywatch babe graces Art Basel

Pamela Anderson, the former Baywatch babe, appeared at Art Basel on Thursday to the delight of several hundred male fans.

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Euthanasia rivals slam mercy ‘propaganda’

Opponents of assisted dying have gathered in Zurich to hold an alternative conference to the three-day right-to-die conference currently underway.

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Swiss hold referendum referendum

Switzerland holds a referendum this weekend on whether to have yet more referendums in a country already famous for its high levels of direct democracy.