Nouvo The devil's avocado


Avocados are great for our health but not so good for our conscience. From deforestation in Mexico to using up water resources in Chile, the fruit ...

Reitschule Bern’s divisive culture centre likely headed to court

Instead of voters, the Supreme Court could now have the final say on a rightwing proposal to close down a controversial culture venue.

#WeAreSwissAbroad Soontorn Leoni: from troubled childhood to successful businessman


The 45-year-old Thai-Swiss Soontorn Leoni had a difficult start to life, but following a stay in a children’s home, found his way thanks to sport.

Spring ahead The century-old fight over an hour of daylight

A look into the history books shows Daylight Saving Time has been a hotly debated political issue in Switzerland for 100 years.