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French Open Swiss tennis shows no feet of clay in Paris

Switzerland has been well-served by tennis stars in recent years. This week, at the French Open at Roland-Garros, the trend continues. The ...

Swiss Machine Ueli Steck's phenomenal climbing career

A look back at how the phenomenal Swiss alpinist and speed mountaineer Ueli Steck transformed himself into the awe-inspiring “Swiss Machine”.

Watching the ‘most beautiful ten miles in the world’


The Grand Prix of Bern weaves through the Swiss capital’s old town and goes past attractions such as the Bear Pits, parliament and the cathedral.

SolarStratos Stratospheric plane begins test flights

An experimental stratospheric solar plane has begun its first test flights in Payerne in western Switzerland.