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Bern officals crack Thai human trafficking ring

Bern officals crack Thai human trafficking ring

The Bern cantonal prosecutor's office says it has charged a 52-year-old Swiss-Thai woman for human trafficking and exploiting 25 sex trade workers from Thailand.

MP calls for 30 km/h nighttime limit in villages

MP calls for 30 km/h nighttime limit in villages

An MP has filed a proposal with the federal government to slap a general speed limit of 30 kilometres an hour in all Swiss residential areas at night.

Football yobs mar Basel win over Salzburg

Football yobs mar Basel win over Salzburg

Basel's 2-1 victory on Thursday over Salzburg which took the Swiss club into the Europa League quarterfinals was overshadowed when their fans threw missiles onto the pitch and the game in Austria was held up.

Ex-Credit Suisse banker fined for price rigging

Ex-Credit Suisse banker fined for price rigging

British regulators on Thursday fined an ex-Credit Suisse trader for attempting to rig the price of government bonds in order to profit from the Bank of England's quantitative easing programme.