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Appeal Climate protestors take their case to court

Environmental activists have announced they will challenge in court their summary punishments for blocking access to Swiss banks last week.

This content was published on July 19, 2019 3:10 PM

Controversial figure  Federal Court dismisses Imam’s appeal 

Judges at the Swiss Federal Court have thrown out an appeal by an Imam convicted of inciting hate and violence, who worked at a Winterthur mosque. 

This content was published on July 19, 2019 2:27 PM

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Stealth advertising Two Swiss sports celebrities rebuked over Instagram posts

The Swiss Fairness Commission has rebuked two influencers over non-declared advertising made in posts made on Instagram.

This content was published on July 12, 2019 12:58 PM

False alarm  Geneva airport bomb hoaxer must pay massive fine 

A French woman behind a false bomb threat at Geneva airport must pay the policing costs of around CHF90,000 ($91,000) related to the incident.

This content was published on July 5, 2019 4:00 PM

Violent football fans More police cooperation to help combat hooligans

The Swiss authorities have pledged to apply measures against football hooligans more consistently and to speed up the implementation of stadium bans.

This content was published on July 5, 2019 3:51 PM

Sovereign wealth Quantum says Swiss prosecutors close Angola-related case

The Office of the Attorney General has closed an investigation into events surrounding the Zug-based asset manager Quantum Global and its founder.

This content was published on July 4, 2019 6:06 PM

Disruptive conduct Former Syrian mayor expelled from Geneva hospital

The former mayor of Eastern Aleppo, who has been on hunger strike, has been expelled from a Geneva hospital and fined after a clash with staff. 

This content was published on July 3, 2019 4:52 PM

Human Rights Council Switzerland calls for ‘peaceful transition’ in Sudan

Switzerland on Wednesday urged Sudan’s military rulers to “take all necessary measures” to ensure a peaceful transition in the African state. 

This content was published on July 3, 2019 2:26 PM

Investigation Geneva airport corruption suspects freed

Two people have been released after having been arrested in May in a corruption case involving the awarding of publicly funded contracts. 

This content was published on June 27, 2019 5:13 PM