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Controlling the skies Switzerland plans drone register

Tens of thousands of drones are flying over Switzerland unregistered but now the authorities are trying to put an end to their uncontrolled use.

This content was published on March 17, 2019 11:40 AM

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Condemnation Swiss politicians shocked by NZ mosque killings

The Swiss president, Ueli Maurer, has joined politicians worldwide to express dismay at the shootings at two mosques in New Zealand on Friday.

This content was published on March 15, 2019 2:22 PM

Controversy Swiss police investigate KKK carnival costumes

The Schwyz cantonal police force has interviewed all 12 people who dressed in Ku Klux Klan costumes during carnival celebrations last week.

This content was published on March 10, 2019 6:27 PM

Security ‘No-deal’ Brexit increases terror-related risks, warns Swiss minister

If Britain leaves the EU without a deal, terrorism-related risks could increase, warns Swiss Justice Minister Karin Keller-Sutter. 

This content was published on March 10, 2019 11:27 AM

Coke and cash Self-appointed crime fighter causes ruckus in parliament

A Swiss parliamentarian is currently attracting media attention after he claimed to have handled cocaine and fake currency in the parliament building.

This content was published on March 8, 2019 3:05 PM

Football hooliganism FC Sion football fans convicted over Neuchâtel riots

Some 52 FC Sion football supporters have been sentenced for rioting at an FC Neuchâtel Xamax-FC Sion match last year.

This content was published on March 5, 2019 10:07 AM

Customs report More illegal weapons seized at Swiss border

The number of illegal weapons seized by Swiss customs officials doubled in 2018, according to Federal Customs Administration (FCA). 

This content was published on March 1, 2019 1:00 PM

Building evacuated Bomb threat aimed at Swiss consulate general in New York

The Swiss consulate general office in New York was evacuated on Wednesday after staff received a telephone bomb threat. However, a search of the ...

This content was published on February 27, 2019 8:14 PM