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Fire Six wounded as Zurich apartment burns down

An apartment building in downtown Zurich was destroyed by fire on Saturday night. According to initial police reports, six people were injured.

This content was published on July 14, 2019 10:24 AM

Thomas Heiniger Swiss Red Cross chooses new president

Thomas Heiniger has been elected president of the Swiss Red Cross (SRC) by the delegates of the Red Cross Assembly.

This content was published on June 29, 2019 2:45 PM

Swiss aid for rohingya Life in the world’s biggest refugee camp

Alexa Mekonen works in a camp in Bangladesh housing one million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. What is it like?

Mountaineering death Matterhorn claims British victim

A 24-year-old British alpinist is dead following an accident on the Matterhorn in southern Switzerland on Monday.

This content was published on June 3, 2019 5:44 PM

Natural hazards Camping in Switzerland carries certain risks

About one in three campsites in Switzerland is situated in or near a risk zone along rivers, lakes or in avalanche regions.

This content was published on June 2, 2019 5:29 PM