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Anarchists in Switzerland Part 6 How a Montreux bank heist led to calls for the death penalty

In the early 1900s Switzerland was rocked by a wave of terror incidents by foreign anarchists living in the Alpine country.

In photos These Swiss inventions have become iconic

The Swiss are often perceived as cautious and meticulous, but they also have a creative spirit that has produced many inventions.

'Einstein on the Beach' in Geneva Swiss theatre gets high on Philip Glass and physics

The Grand Théâtre de Genève starts its 2019/20 season with Einstein on the Beach, the milestone Philip Glass/Robert Wilson opera. 

Slumber science Siestas once or twice a week may cut heart attack risk by half

A daytime nap taken once or twice a week could halve the risk of a heart attack or stroke, according to new research.

This content was published on September 10, 2019 2:20 PM

Start-up awards Insect-inspired drone maker tops Swiss start-up charts

A drone making company that takes its inspiration from flying insects has been named as Switzerland’s best start-up at an annual awards event to ...

This content was published on September 4, 2019 8:15 PM

International Geneva Launch of Geneva foundation to promote ethics in digital world

Geneva is set to host a new foundation to oversee the “Swiss Digital Initiative” aimed at promoting ethical standards in the digital world.

This content was published on September 2, 2019 8:19 PM

Astronomy Swiss project launched to name exoplanet

What names would you give a distant exoplanet and its star located 100 light years away?

This content was published on September 2, 2019 5:34 PM