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Winter Olympics: Swiss athletes hit by norovirus outbreak

TwoSwissathletesatthePyeongchangWinterOlympicsinSouthKoreahavebecomethefirstcompetitorstobehitbyanoutbreakofthenorovirus.Thefreestyleskiersweretakenawayfromther

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World's steepest funicular railway to open in Switzerland

SwisstechnologyisduetohitnewheightsonFridaywhentheworld’ssteepestfunicularlineopensatoneofitsAlpineresorts.SwissPresidentDorisLeuthardwillofficiallyopenthe52mil

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Swiss gov't says it backs city of Sion's 2026 Winter Olympic bid

TheSwissgovernmentpledgedWednesdaytosupportthebidbythesouthwesterncityofSiontohostthe2026WinterOlympics.Sion'sbidcameaftervotersinGraubundenineasternSwitzerland

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Venezuela frees three foreign journalists

AnItalian,aSwissandaVenezuelanjournalist,arrestedFridaywhileattemptingtoreportfromanotoriousprisoninnorthernVenezuela,werereleasedonSunday,humanrightsandpressfr

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Switzerland voters likely to weigh in on facial covering ban

SwitzerlandcouldbecomethelatestcountrytobanfacialcoveringswornbysomeMuslimwomenafteractivistscollectedmorethanthe100,000signaturesrequiredtoputtheproposaltoanat

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