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Unemployed foreigners drive jobless rate higher

Unemployed foreigners drive jobless rate higher

An increase in unemployment among foreigners drove Switzerland's overall jobless rate higher in October to 3.1 percent from three percent in the previous month, according to federal figures released on Friday.

Jobs and inequality top world issues: WEF

Jobs and inequality top world issues: WEF

Unemployment and rising income inequality will top concerns for global leaders in 2015, says a study from the Geneva-based World Economic Forum (WEF), released on Friday.

Nabilla held for allegedly stabbing boyfriend

Nabilla held for allegedly stabbing boyfriend

Swiss model and former French reality TV star Nabilla Benattia was held for questioning in Paris after she was suspected of stabbing her boyfriend several times with a knife early on Friday.