Burqa ban counter-proposal: Swiss government wants tougher rules on face coverings

Burqa ban counter-proposal: Swiss government wants tougher rules on face coverings

The Swiss government has rejected a nationwide 'burqa ban' but wants to fine people who refuse to show their face when asked to do so by public officials and transport workers.

Zurich: Muslim father fined after kids fail to attend Christmas concert rehearsal

Zurich: Muslim father fined after kids fail to attend Christmas concert rehearsal

Swiss burqa ban campaigner calls for ban on Muslim prayers in public

Swiss burqa ban campaigner calls for ban on Muslim prayers in public

Man fined 210 Swiss francs for saying ‘Allahu akbar’

Man fined 210 Swiss francs for saying ‘Allahu akbar’

Eight sentenced over attack by Muslims at Swiss mosque

Eight sentenced over attack by Muslims at Swiss mosque

Swiss region of St. Gallen overwhelmingly votes for ‘burqa ban’

Swiss region of St. Gallen overwhelmingly votes for ‘burqa ban’

Direct democracy: Regional ‘burqa ban’ up for vote in Switzerland

Direct democracy: Regional ‘burqa ban’ up for vote in Switzerland

Top Swiss court vetoes cantonal vote on school ‘headgear’ ban

Top Swiss court vetoes cantonal vote on school ‘headgear’ ban

Swiss court convicts Islamic group official for ‘jihadist’ film

Swiss court convicts Islamic group official for ‘jihadist’ film

Third woman accuses Swiss Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan of rape

Third woman accuses Swiss Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan of rape

Swiss parliament in favour of tightening rules for mosques and imams

Swiss parliament in favour of tightening rules for mosques and imams

Geneva University launches new course to help imams integrate in Swiss society

Geneva University launches new course to help imams integrate in Swiss society

Controversial Swiss mosque to close its doors

Controversial Swiss mosque to close its doors

Three injured in shooting at Islamic Centre in Zurich

Three injured in shooting at Islamic Centre in Zurich

Women shoppers flout burqa ban in Ticino

Women shoppers flout burqa ban in Ticino

‘I only posted Isis videos because I liked the music’

‘I only posted Isis videos because I liked the music’

Swiss tourists warned of French burqa ban

Swiss tourists warned of French burqa ban

Zurich pulls plug on Islamic kindergarten

Zurich pulls plug on Islamic kindergarten

Bern police ID Chapel Hill mourners at US embassy

Bern police ID Chapel Hill mourners at US embassy

Ticino voters back ban on wearing face veils

Ticino voters back ban on wearing face veils

Swiss upper house rejects burqa ban

Swiss upper house rejects burqa ban

Gay trips to Islamic countries anger Swiss Muslims

Gay trips to Islamic countries anger Swiss Muslims

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Defense Minister: Swiss training in militant camps

Swiss canton voters could ban the burqa

Swiss canton voters could ban the burqa

Swiss minaret ban cases rejected by court

Swiss minaret ban cases rejected by court

Muslim group to deploy ‘Jewish star’ at Bern rally

Muslim group to deploy ‘Jewish star’ at Bern rally

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Anti-Islam groups fights Fribourg ban

Radical Muslims plan biggest Swiss mosque

Radical Muslims plan biggest Swiss mosque