France thrashed Switzerland 5-2 on Friday in a World Cup football match in Salvador, Brazil the Swiss will want to quickly forget.
A man who opposes the expansion of a neighbouring car dealership is driving a hard bargain: he is demanding a new Mercedes in exchange for dropping his objections.
After suffering from a fever this week, Swiss world number three tennis player Stan Wawrinka is back on the practice courts in readiness for Wimbledon, which starts on Monday.
Ahead of Switzerland's crucial clash against France in the FIFA World Cup tonight, Swiss police have warned they will fine car drivers who obscure indicators on rear-view mirrors with decorative World Cup flags.
A self-portrait by American pop artist Andy Warhol sold for $35 million on Wednesday at Art Basel, the world's largest contemporary art fair, as naked Swiss performance artist Milo Moiré is denied entry.