Zurich versus Geneva: Six big differences between Switzerland’s two biggest cities
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Zurich versus Geneva: Six big differences between Switzerland’s two biggest cities

Only 276 kilometres lie between Switzerland’s two largest cities, but distance is not the only thing that separates Switzerland's German and French-speaking hubs.

Extinction Rebellion attempt central Zurich blockade
Switzerland

Extinction Rebellion attempt central Zurich blockade

How the Covid crisis led to a boom in Swiss beer production
Switzerland

How the Covid crisis led to a boom in Swiss beer production

EXPLAINED: What is Switzerland’s heroin distribution programme?
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EXPLAINED: What is Switzerland’s heroin distribution programme?

Will Zurich introduce a minimum wage?
Switzerland

Will Zurich introduce a minimum wage?

MAPS: The best commuter towns when working in Zurich

MAPS: The best commuter towns when working in Zurich

No appointment: Zurich to launch Covid-19 vaccination bus
Switzerland

No appointment: Zurich to launch Covid-19 vaccination bus

What childcare options do I have in Zurich?
Switzerland

What childcare options do I have in Zurich?

These are the friendliest – and least friendly – cantons in Switzerland
Switzerland

These are the friendliest – and least friendly – cantons in Switzerland

Returning tourists fuel Zurich’s Covid case spike
Switzerland

Returning tourists fuel Zurich’s Covid case spike

Switzerland: Winterthur to impose 30km/h speed limit across entire city
Switzerland

Switzerland: Winterthur to impose 30km/h speed limit across entire city

Why parking spots in downtown Zurich are disappearing
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Why parking spots in downtown Zurich are disappearing

Where can I watch Switzerland’s Euro 2020 matches in Zurich?
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Where can I watch Switzerland’s Euro 2020 matches in Zurich?

Why have Swiss cities become ‘more liveable’ during the pandemic?
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Why have Swiss cities become ‘more liveable’ during the pandemic?

Zurich releases 30,000 new vaccination appointments in pharmacies
Switzerland

Zurich releases 30,000 new vaccination appointments in pharmacies

Readers’ verdict: The best and worst things about life in Zurich
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Readers’ verdict: The best and worst things about life in Zurich

Zurich to roll out universal basic income pilot project
Switzerland

Zurich to roll out universal basic income pilot project

Zurich ‘insufficiently prepared’ for second wave of coronavirus pandemic: report
Switzerland

Zurich ‘insufficiently prepared’ for second wave of coronavirus pandemic: report

Switzerland: Why are vaccination appointments still vacant in Zurich?
Switzerland

Switzerland: Why are vaccination appointments still vacant in Zurich?

Thousands of vaccination appointments still available in Zurich in April
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Thousands of vaccination appointments still available in Zurich in April

UPDATED: Here’s how to register for the coronavirus vaccine in Zurich
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UPDATED: Here’s how to register for the coronavirus vaccine in Zurich

Zurich launches coronavirus vaccination registration to general public
Switzerland

Zurich launches coronavirus vaccination registration to general public

Pilot project: Vaccinations to be rolled out in Zurich pharmacies from April
Switzerland

Pilot project: Vaccinations to be rolled out in Zurich pharmacies from April

Safety in Switzerland: Which areas do Zurich residents avoid at night?
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Safety in Switzerland: Which areas do Zurich residents avoid at night?

Why is Zurich’s vaccination rollout the slowest in Switzerland?
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Why is Zurich’s vaccination rollout the slowest in Switzerland?

Zurich makes naturalisation free for under 25s
Switzerland

Zurich makes naturalisation free for under 25s

Switzerland: Police must publish suspects’ nationality after referendum vote
Switzerland

Switzerland: Police must publish suspects’ nationality after referendum vote

Switzerland: Should a suspect’s ethnicity be made public by police?
Switzerland

Switzerland: Should a suspect’s ethnicity be made public by police?

Cost of living in Switzerland: How to save money if you live in Zurich
Switzerland

Cost of living in Switzerland: How to save money if you live in Zurich

UPDATE: Swiss ski resort sets quotas for slopes while Zurich demands pistes close
Switzerland

UPDATE: Swiss ski resort sets quotas for slopes while Zurich demands pistes close

Why Zurich ranks as the world’s most expensive city once again
Switzerland

Why Zurich ranks as the world’s most expensive city once again

Two Swiss cities ranked among ‘smartest’ in the world
Switzerland

Two Swiss cities ranked among ‘smartest’ in the world

Night surcharge for public transport to be abolished across Switzerland
Switzerland

Night surcharge for public transport to be abolished across Switzerland

What’s the latest on air travel in Switzerland?
Switzerland

What’s the latest on air travel in Switzerland?

Prosecutors criticised for holding Zurich rioters
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Prosecutors criticised for holding Zurich rioters

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Zurich-bound jet forced to land in Frankfurt

Butcher labels woman ‘best meat in town’
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Butcher labels woman ‘best meat in town’

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Insurer Zurich sees profit surge despite disasters

Zurich offers rare glimpse of modernist masterpieces
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Zurich offers rare glimpse of modernist masterpieces

No nightclubs or retirement home visits: Zurich issues coronavirus guidelines
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No nightclubs or retirement home visits: Zurich issues coronavirus guidelines

Google employee in Zurich tests positive for coronavirus
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Google employee in Zurich tests positive for coronavirus

Why Zurich Hauptbahnhof is the ‘best’ train station in mainland Europe
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Why Zurich Hauptbahnhof is the ‘best’ train station in mainland Europe

Zurich voters approve additional restrictions for Uber
Switzerland

Zurich voters approve additional restrictions for Uber

Uber facing new restrictions in Zurich after Geneva ban
Switzerland

Uber facing new restrictions in Zurich after Geneva ban

Why Zurich is ranked the best city in Europe for public transport
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Why Zurich is ranked the best city in Europe for public transport

Zurich ranked world’s best city for ‘prosperity and social inclusion’
Switzerland

Zurich ranked world’s best city for ‘prosperity and social inclusion’

As many as 50,000 protest climate change in Switzerland
Switzerland

As many as 50,000 protest climate change in Switzerland

Italian woman killed and over 40 injured in Swiss bus crash
Switzerland

Italian woman killed and over 40 injured in Swiss bus crash

Initiative to ban English at University of Zurich launched
Switzerland

Initiative to ban English at University of Zurich launched

Eight Zurich events you don’t want to miss this weekend
Switzerland

Eight Zurich events you don’t want to miss this weekend

Zurich property prices have almost doubled since 2007
Switzerland

Zurich property prices have almost doubled since 2007

Zurich Film Festival enters final weekend with Johnny Depp as guest of honour
Switzerland

Zurich Film Festival enters final weekend with Johnny Depp as guest of honour

New Swiss stadium at heart of people vs profit row
Switzerland

New Swiss stadium at heart of people vs profit row

Fire at UBS building in downtown Zurich put out after six hours
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Fire at UBS building in downtown Zurich put out after six hours

UPDATED: Two shot dead in murder–suicide in downtown Zurich
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UPDATED: Two shot dead in murder–suicide in downtown Zurich

Zurich bank picks location for anniversary cableway over lake
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Zurich bank picks location for anniversary cableway over lake

Opinion: 12 things that surprised me about moving to Zurich
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Opinion: 12 things that surprised me about moving to Zurich

Rüschlikon named most attractive commune in Switzerland
Switzerland

Rüschlikon named most attractive commune in Switzerland

Former asylum seeker sets up alternative to Uber in Zurich
Switzerland

Former asylum seeker sets up alternative to Uber in Zurich

Two feared dead as small plane crashes into Lake Constance

Two feared dead as small plane crashes into Lake Constance

Summer travel: 26 things to do in Switzerland’s 26 cantons
Switzerland

Summer travel: 26 things to do in Switzerland’s 26 cantons

Zurich MP calls for limits on immigration to the canton
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Zurich MP calls for limits on immigration to the canton

Survey: Zurich STILL most expensive city in Europe
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Survey: Zurich STILL most expensive city in Europe

Report: Switzerland is world’s best country for attracting talent
Switzerland

Report: Switzerland is world’s best country for attracting talent

Islamic Council: Switzerland must ‘take Islamophobia seriously’
Switzerland

Islamic Council: Switzerland must ‘take Islamophobia seriously’

Updated: Zurich gunman was 24-year-old Swiss with ‘links to occult’
Switzerland

Updated: Zurich gunman was 24-year-old Swiss with ‘links to occult’

Three injured in shooting at Islamic Centre in Zurich
Switzerland

Three injured in shooting at Islamic Centre in Zurich

Zurich named one of ‘most inspiring’ cities
Switzerland

Zurich named one of ‘most inspiring’ cities

Zurich has one of the world’s ‘riskiest’ housing markets
Switzerland

Zurich has one of the world’s ‘riskiest’ housing markets

Italian police nab Syrian convict and guard
Switzerland

Italian police nab Syrian convict and guard

Video could trap Syrian jail-breaker and guard
Switzerland

Video could trap Syrian jail-breaker and guard

Zurich voters back new LRT northwest of city
Switzerland

Zurich voters back new LRT northwest of city

Zurich to save millions in stadium court battle
Switzerland

Zurich to save millions in stadium court battle

Switzerland’s ETH uni among ten best in world
Switzerland

Switzerland’s ETH uni among ten best in world

Man killed while pumping out flooded basement
Switzerland

Man killed while pumping out flooded basement

Expat’s video shows Zurich before and now
Switzerland

Expat’s video shows Zurich before and now

Police: all clear after Fifa meeting bomb threat
Switzerland

Police: all clear after Fifa meeting bomb threat

Green party loses seat in Zurich government
Switzerland

Green party loses seat in Zurich government

Zurich ranks first among Europe’s ‘sootfree cities’
Switzerland

Zurich ranks first among Europe’s ‘sootfree cities’

Lucky escape after fire at Zurich’s ‘Houdini’ cinema
Switzerland

Lucky escape after fire at Zurich’s ‘Houdini’ cinema

Ronaldo tipped for third Ballon d’Or win
Switzerland

Ronaldo tipped for third Ballon d’Or win

Tram derails on ice in wintry Zurich Oerlikon
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Tram derails on ice in wintry Zurich Oerlikon

Swiss head to shops rather than slopes
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Swiss head to shops rather than slopes

Zurich riot police tackle vandals wreaking havoc
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Zurich riot police tackle vandals wreaking havoc

Bored Zurich teens go on costly vandalism spree
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Bored Zurich teens go on costly vandalism spree

Undercover police catch Zurich pizza gang
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Undercover police catch Zurich pizza gang

Violent fare-dodger jailed by Zurich court
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Violent fare-dodger jailed by Zurich court

Athletics: Farah bounces back to take Zurich gold
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Athletics: Farah bounces back to take Zurich gold

Helicopter and plane in near-miss in Zurich
Switzerland

Helicopter and plane in near-miss in Zurich

Zurich taxis charge world’s highest fares
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Zurich taxis charge world’s highest fares

Zurich world’s fifth most costly city for expats
Switzerland

Zurich world’s fifth most costly city for expats

Zurich nightclub killer given 16-year jail term
Switzerland

Zurich nightclub killer given 16-year jail term

Swiss airline launches new low-price strategy
Switzerland

Swiss airline launches new low-price strategy

Zurich inaugurates city’s giant quartzite plaza
Switzerland

Zurich inaugurates city’s giant quartzite plaza

Gritty district turns into Zurich’s trendiest spot
Switzerland

Gritty district turns into Zurich’s trendiest spot

Slowdown seen in Swiss housing price hikes
Switzerland

Slowdown seen in Swiss housing price hikes

Swiss building provides refuge for the sensitive
Switzerland

Swiss building provides refuge for the sensitive

Swiss tourism rises but Alps go downhill
Switzerland

Swiss tourism rises but Alps go downhill

Swiss home-hunters face five-month search
Switzerland

Swiss home-hunters face five-month search

German professor quits over Swiss ‘xenophobia’
Switzerland

German professor quits over Swiss ‘xenophobia’

Zurich couple fined for taking kids to America
Switzerland

Zurich couple fined for taking kids to America

Zurich police department sex scandal mushrooms
Switzerland

Zurich police department sex scandal mushrooms

Zurich named among top ten cities to visit in 2014
Switzerland

Zurich named among top ten cities to visit in 2014

UBS banker arrested in Italy luxury hotel
Italy

UBS banker arrested in Italy luxury hotel

Senior fights for life after Zurich bus stop crash
Switzerland

Senior fights for life after Zurich bus stop crash

Zurich film festival kicks off with a ‘Rush’
Switzerland

Zurich film festival kicks off with a ‘Rush’

Zug and Zurich best places to locate: report
Switzerland

Zug and Zurich best places to locate: report

Gold worth €1.5m ‘stolen’ from Air France flight
France

Gold worth €1.5m ‘stolen’ from Air France flight

Top ten barriers for expats in Zurich (and how to overcome them)
Switzerland

Top ten barriers for expats in Zurich (and how to overcome them)

The butler service that lightens the load
Switzerland

The butler service that lightens the load

Costly therapy for violent offender draws flak
Switzerland

Costly therapy for violent offender draws flak

Zurich’s drive-in ‘sex boxes’ off to slow start
Switzerland

Zurich’s drive-in ‘sex boxes’ off to slow start

European experiments with sex drive ins
Germany

European experiments with sex drive ins

Europe experiments with sex drive-ins
Italy

Europe experiments with sex drive-ins

European experiments with sex drive-ins
Switzerland

European experiments with sex drive-ins

Zurich divided as sex drive-in opens its doors
Switzerland

Zurich divided as sex drive-in opens its doors

New rules drive suicide firm to Switzerland
Germany

New rules drive suicide firm to Switzerland

Man with no memory dodges extradition, appears in Zurich
Germany

Man with no memory dodges extradition, appears in Zurich

‘Dangerous’ Swedes in Volvos arrested in Zurich
Sweden

‘Dangerous’ Swedes in Volvos arrested in Zurich

Mayor slams ‘prudes’ in Italy sex box campaign
Italy

Mayor slams ‘prudes’ in Italy sex box campaign

Oprah sticks to her version on ‘Täschligate’
Switzerland

Oprah sticks to her version on ‘Täschligate’

Brit attacked during Zurich’s techno parade
Switzerland

Brit attacked during Zurich’s techno parade

Rights group blasts Oprah over crocodile bag
Switzerland

Rights group blasts Oprah over crocodile bag

Tourist body ‘fuming’ over Oprah ‘racism’
Switzerland

Tourist body ‘fuming’ over Oprah ‘racism’

Zurich uni worker posts body parts pics on web
Switzerland

Zurich uni worker posts body parts pics on web

Luxury private taxi app launches in Zurich
Switzerland

Luxury private taxi app launches in Zurich

One hurt as crane falls on Zurich passenger train
Switzerland

One hurt as crane falls on Zurich passenger train

Tennis star Wawrinka test-drives Uber app
Switzerland

Tennis star Wawrinka test-drives Uber app

Zurich voters endorse crackdown on hooligans
Switzerland

Zurich voters endorse crackdown on hooligans

Eggs thrown during Hungary minister visit
Switzerland

Eggs thrown during Hungary minister visit

Snow and icy winds cut short Swiss spring
Switzerland

Snow and icy winds cut short Swiss spring

UK cheese seller’s charm melts Swiss hearts
Switzerland

UK cheese seller’s charm melts Swiss hearts

Fake granddaughter rips off couple in huge fraud
Switzerland

Fake granddaughter rips off couple in huge fraud

Zurich ‘Beliebers’ keep the faith for teen pop star
Switzerland

Zurich ‘Beliebers’ keep the faith for teen pop star

Telecoms provider records highest profit yet
Switzerland

Telecoms provider records highest profit yet

Swiss study: Death risk for sausage eaters
Switzerland

Swiss study: Death risk for sausage eaters

ETH Zurich is ‘top uni’ in continental Europe
Switzerland

ETH Zurich is ‘top uni’ in continental Europe

Luxury apartments go unsold in Zurich West
Switzerland

Luxury apartments go unsold in Zurich West

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Woman jailed four years for kidnapping husband

Mother’s shock reversal: I killed my three kids
Switzerland

Mother’s shock reversal: I killed my three kids

‘Unforgettable’ Swiss opera legend dies
Switzerland

‘Unforgettable’ Swiss opera legend dies

Swiss cinema starts English film nights
Switzerland

Swiss cinema starts English film nights

Zurich rolls out ambitious cycling plan
Switzerland

Zurich rolls out ambitious cycling plan

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Zurich appoints new ‘male issues’ official

Zurich eyes halving corporate tax: minister
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Zurich eyes halving corporate tax: minister

Biggest Swiss urban square gets go-ahead
Switzerland

Biggest Swiss urban square gets go-ahead

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Swiss man critically hurt in mob attack: police

Zurich has world’s highest wages: study
Switzerland

Zurich has world’s highest wages: study

Postal hub evacuated in mystery powder alert
Switzerland

Postal hub evacuated in mystery powder alert

Offices empty as firms flee Zurich’s city centre
Switzerland

Offices empty as firms flee Zurich’s city centre

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Toilet camera angers Zürich students

Police: Zurich is getting even safer
Switzerland

Police: Zurich is getting even safer

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Expelling kids made easier in Zurich

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Zug, Zurich best for business: study

Zurich prepares to set winter on fire
Switzerland

Zurich prepares to set winter on fire

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Standard German banned from Zurich preschools

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Basel seal championship – yet again

Radio porn aims to get the Swiss grinding
Switzerland

Radio porn aims to get the Swiss grinding

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Police fire rubber bullets at Swiss ravers

Eco-terrorism trial begins in Switzerland
Switzerland

Eco-terrorism trial begins in Switzerland

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Jail eco-terrorists for 3 years: prosecutors

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Foetuses operated on in mothers’ wombs

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Top police officer: public sex ‘sometimes OK’

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Money ‘stolen’ at Zürich airport security

Two Swiss cities in cost of living top three
Switzerland

Two Swiss cities in cost of living top three

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Swiss minister sorry for Taliban allusion

Zurich seeks loan for drive-in sex stalls
Switzerland

Zurich seeks loan for drive-in sex stalls

Swiss girl wins traditional boys’ shooting competition
Switzerland

Swiss girl wins traditional boys’ shooting competition

Drive-in sex stalls get Swiss green light
Switzerland

Drive-in sex stalls get Swiss green light

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Police arrest 90 in Zurich weekend violence

Hungarian sex workers flooding to Zurich
Switzerland

Hungarian sex workers flooding to Zurich

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Army could help quell Zurich riots: politician

Switzerland set to get tough on hooligans
Switzerland

Switzerland set to get tough on hooligans

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Excrement and urine shower Zurich tunnel workers

Zurich cuts access to international schools
Switzerland

Zurich cuts access to international schools

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Swiss food pioneer dies at 95

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Rail staff given shelter from excrement shower

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Divers find Swiss plane 33 years after crash

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Swiss cantons deporting foreigners on welfare

Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls
Switzerland

Zurich residents to vote on drive-in sex stalls

Three Swiss cities ranked in global top ten
Switzerland

Three Swiss cities ranked in global top ten

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Cattle farmer fined after buffeting Berta

Zurich statisticians do it by numbers
Switzerland

Zurich statisticians do it by numbers

Four Swiss cities among world’s top ten most expensive
Switzerland

Four Swiss cities among world’s top ten most expensive

Plastered arm changes brain: Swiss study
Switzerland

Plastered arm changes brain: Swiss study

Zurich is world’s most expensive city: survey
Switzerland

Zurich is world’s most expensive city: survey

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Small quake shakes central Switzerland

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Foreign millionaires fled Zurich after tax change

Models don choc frocks for tasty Zurich fashion show
Switzerland

Models don choc frocks for tasty Zurich fashion show

Stolen Zurich Cezanne painting found in Serbia
Switzerland

Stolen Zurich Cezanne painting found in Serbia

Mind-controlled robot unveiled in Switzerland
Switzerland

Mind-controlled robot unveiled in Switzerland

Heiko Nieder and Marie Robert win Chef of the Year awards
Switzerland

Heiko Nieder and Marie Robert win Chef of the Year awards

Swiss killer hides body of victim in Zurich home
Switzerland

Swiss killer hides body of victim in Zurich home

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Woman held for shooting Brazilian bouncer

Cupcakes conquer Switzerland
Switzerland

Cupcakes conquer Switzerland

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Woman gets 10 years in Swiss child torture case