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Mexico, Elvis’s granddaughter and Kylie feature at Locarno

One of a wave of Mexican films takes pride of place at the Locarno Film Festival on Thursday while Elvis Presley's granddaughter shines on the silver screen.

Swiss population set to hit 8 million mark

Swiss population set to hit 8 million mark

The Federal Statistics Office has reported that the population of Switzerland is set to hit the 8 million mark at some point over the summer.

Swiss climbers find plane remains after 66 years

Swiss climbers find plane remains after 66 years

Three eighteen-year-old climbers have discovered a piece of a US Dakota airplane that crashed on the Gauli Glacier in the Swiss Alps in 1946.

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Many Swiss ‘would sleep their way to a new flat’

A survey has shown that finding a place to live in Switzerland can cause so much desperation that one third of men say they would consider offering sex in order to secure somewhere.