The 37-year-old "Swiss Miss" has retired twice before -- once after testing positive for a metabolite of cocaine -- but she said the ongoing WTA Finals in Singapore will be her last tournament.Oct 26, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
The Swiss was ranked third in the world in July, but has slipped to ninth following his injury layoff.Oct 26, 2017, 00:10 AM IST
Al-Khelaifi is also president of French club Paris Saint Germain. Valcke, who was in charge of the day-to-day running of Swiss-based global soccer body FIFA, is also under investigation.Oct 25, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
In a Bizarre Development here at the 72nd Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), the Pakistan Government has accused the Swiss Government of supporting terrorism.Sep 19, 2017, 21:02 PM IST
Geologists had recently noticed significant movement along the "tongue" of the Trift glacier, up to 130 centimetres in a single day, local authorities said.Sep 10, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
Citing Switzerland as one of the oldest democracies and India as the largest democracy in the world, Kovind recalled signing of a treaty of friendship between the two nations in New Delhi in August 1948.Sep 01, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
About 120 emergency workers equipped with infrared cameras and mobile phone detectors, helicopters and rescue dogs had been scouring a five-square-kilometre area of the disaster.
Aug 26, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
The avalanche occurred on Wednesday in the alpine village of Bondo whose 100 residents were promptly evacuated, after which the main road was closed off, reports Efe news.Aug 24, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Former Gambian interior minister Ousman Sonko has been in pre-trial custody since January after the Geneva-based legal group Trial International filed a criminal complaint accusing him of having personally taken part in torture.
Aug 03, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
The risk of extremist attacks in Switzerland remains elevated, the Swiss spy agency said on Tuesday.May 02, 2017, 14:06 PM IST
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met with his Swiss counterpart Thursday after having to call off a campaign appearance amongst diaspora voters, in a bitter row between Ankara and Europe.
Mar 24, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
Switzerland has agreed to extradite to Spain a woman convicted there of supporting the Basque separatist group ETA, rejecting her claim that she was tortured into confessing while in Spanish custody.Mar 23, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
Switzerland has rejected a Turkish request for legal assistance in prosecuting a suspect accused of insulting President Tayyip Erdogan, ruling that the comments in question were protected by Swiss free speech provisions.Mar 17, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
The so-called Panama Papers scandal erupted in April, when media outlets around the world published details of murky offshore financial dealings gleaned from 11.5 million leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca.Aug 07, 2016, 01:20 AM IST
Belinda Bencic was another Swiss tennis star to have pulled out of the Olympics.Aug 02, 2016, 22:30 PM IST
Final results in the referendum showed 76.9 percent of voters opposed the initiative to provide an unconditional, basic income (UBI) to each Swiss national, along with foreigners who have been legal residents for at least five years.Jun 05, 2016, 21:40 PM IST
The Swiss voted on Sunday on a radical proposal to provide the entire population with enough money to live on.Jun 05, 2016, 20:31 PM IST
"Thank you all for coming, and I hope you enjoyed this match tonight," said Djokovic after demolishing Federer.Jan 30, 2016, 20:02 PM IST
Federer can become the oldest Grand Slam champion in 44 years, if he lifts his fifth title this January.Jan 22, 2016, 22:22 PM IST
The World number four defending champion strolled to a 6 -3 7-5 win over world number 44 Coric in one hour and 26 minutes.Jan 10, 2016, 20:26 PM IST