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Ten Swiss ski resorts named most expensive in Europe
File photo: Renato Bagattini/Swiss Tourism

Skiers in Switzerland pay the highest prices for their ski passes of anywhere in Europe, according to research.

Uefa Champions League
Basel 'ready for battle' in Champions League clash
Basel training in Paris. Photo: Franck Fife/AFP

Swiss champions Basel fancy their chances of springing a surprise when they face Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday.

Swiss wingsuit hotspot won’t impose ban

Should Lauterbrunnen ban the extreme sport of wingsuit flying?

Wawrinka joins Nadal in Brisbane International
Wawrinka made it to the fourth round of the 2016 Australian Open. Photo: AFP

Stan Wawrinka will use the Brisbane International as his warm-up event to the Australian Open.

FIFA chief promises clean 2026 World Cup bid
Gianni Infantino gave an interview to AFP. Photo: AFP, Fabrice Coffrini

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has vowed that the 2026 World Cup bidding process will be free of controversy.

Study: Swiss ski resorts are losing their snow
Snow was thin on the ground in Gstaad last December. Photo: The Local

Could spring skiing soon be a thing of the past?

Sacked Fifa executive hits back in Zurich court
Kattner was sacked in May. Photo: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Fifa's disgraced former secretary general Markus Kattner has begun legal action to challenge his "unjustified" sacking.

Wawrinka continues winning streak in Russia
The Swiss champ during his US Open title match. Photo: Jewel Samad/AFP

Top seeded US Open champion Stan Wawrinka cruised comfortably into the last eight at the Saint Petersburg Open.

FIFA appoints new auditor to clean-up after scandals
Gianni Infantino said the new autitor was an "important step". Photo: Aris Messinis/AFP

FIFA said on Saturday that it had appointed accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) to conduct its audits, after KPMG ended their decade-long association with the scandal-hit world football governing body in June.

Swiss peak serves as stage for slackline meet
Slacklining is becoming more popular. Photo: la-gruyère.ch

Dozens of athletes showed off their slacklining skills at Le Moléson at the weekend.

US Open
Stantastic Wawrinka clinches US Open
Clutching his third Grand Slam trophy. Photo: AFP

Stan Wawrinka has defeated world number one Novak Djokovic to claim a third Grand Slam title.

US Open
Tennis: Wawrinka faces Djokovic in US Open final
Wawrinka celebrates his semi-final win. Photo: AFP

Stan Wawrinka powers his way into US Open final.

Sepp Blatter faces new FIFA corruption probe
Sepp Blatter. Photo: AFP

The investigations relate to millions of euros worth of illicit bonuses.

US Open
Swiss tennis star bags semifinal spot in New York
Photo: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images North America/AFP

Stan Wawrinka defeated 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro in a late-night match.

Uefa hosts new football competition for migrants
File photo: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP

Football is "both a means to inclusion as well as a driver of self-confidence" says Uefa.

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Report: Switzerland one of world’s best places for girls
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Thief returns Swiss cow bells worth thousands
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One in three rapists isn’t locked up: statistics
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Tampon-tax protest turns Zurich fountains red
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Geneva police to lift ban on bearded officers
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Survey: expats in Switzerland have money but few friends
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Swiss press criticize Bern’s 'capitulation' on immigration
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German ex-policeman is Swiss city’s new hermit
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Ticino votes to favour local workers over foreigners
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Some deodorants could cause breast cancer: Swiss study
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In pictures: Inside the latest Swiss luxury hotel
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Geneva airport bomb hoaxer faces 90,000-franc bill
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Mother leaves toddler son alone in car to go clubbing
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Swiss populist attacked by knife-wielding pensioner
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