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Opinion poll Winter Olympics: majority opposes key Sion 2026 funding plan

A poll shows most voters in canton Valais oppose the idea of allocating CHF100 million ($100 million) towards the Sion 2026 Winter Olympics bid.

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Civil Aviation The short, dazzling career of Switzerland’s first pilot

On a spring day on May 10, 1910, Swiss aviation history was made.

Statement Family sees no hope for missing German billionaire

The search stopped on Friday for German retail boss Karl-Erivan Haub, missing in the Alps. His family say they have given up hope of seeing him alive.

#WeAreSwissAbroad: Alexia Paganini Representing Switzerland on skating’s biggest stages

American-born figure skater Alexia Paganini just competed in her first Olympics – for Switzerland.