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Editorial On the value of pensioners living abroad

The centre-right Radical Party is considering cuts to old age pensions for those living outside Switzerland. Reactions have been furious.

Environmental awareness Chinese takeover of Syngenta fires up protestors

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Swiss activists from Greenpeace Basel and MultiWatch Basel have protested outside the general shareholders meeting of Basel-based agrochemical ...

Portraits of the reformation ‘A virgin by day, a wench by night’

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Huldrych Zwingli shows that you can be a passionate reformer, man of the cloth and skirt-chaser, all at once.