Switzerland's Roger Federer on Tuesday night defeated world number one Novak Djokovic in two sets to advance to the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament in London.
The Hôtel Royal Savoy, a landmark five-star hotel in Lausanne, has reopened after five years of renovations and a new wing costing a total of 100 million francs ($98.6 million).
The upcoming climate summit in Paris could produce the most important agreement of the century for public health matters, the Geneva-based World Health Organization said on Tuesday.
United Nations organizations in Geneva on Tuesday urged states not to "backtrack" on pledges made to host migrants and refugees, including from Syria, in the wake of the attacks in Paris.
Switzerland has sent five experts from Swiss Humanitarian Aid (SHA) to Slovenia and Croatia to help local organizations deal with the refugee crisis, the federal government has announced.
Switzerland's highest court on Monday upheld the conviction of a former Swiss People's Party (SVP) politician of racial discrimination for a tweet he sent suggesting a ‘kristallnacht' against Muslims, reported news agency ATS.