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Switzerland: Around 30 injured in train collision at Andermatt station

Switzerland: Around 30 injured in train collision at Andermatt station

According to reports, around 100 people were on board during the accident.

Sep 11, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
Andrew Garfield to receive Zurich Film Festival's Golden Eye Award

Andrew Garfield to receive Zurich Film Festival's Golden Eye Award

British actor Andrew Garfield is all set to be honoured at this year's Zurich Film Festival.

Aug 30, 2017, 10:47 AM IST
A world first - This giant machine sucks CO2 directly from air

A world first - This giant machine sucks CO2 directly from air

Developers say the Climeworks AG facility opened near Zurich last week can capture about 900 tons of CO2 from the air each year.

Jun 06, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Swiss police say Muslim prayer hall shooter found dead

Switzerland, a country of some eight million people, has some 450,000 Muslims, according to Swiss media.

Dec 20, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
Ban-hit former FIFA President Sepp Blatter under fresh investigation over corruption

Ban-hit former FIFA President Sepp Blatter under fresh investigation over corruption

Blatter, 80, who is fighting to overturn his ban from football, declined to make comment about the latest case against him.

Sep 10, 2016, 11:22 AM IST
Disgraced ex-CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb banned for life; Sepp Blatter hit with FIFA bribery probe

Disgraced ex-CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb banned for life; Sepp Blatter hit with FIFA bribery probe

Webb was found guilty of charges including conflicts of interest and bribery and corruption.

Sep 09, 2016, 23:46 PM IST
Swiss village willing to pay £200,000 fine to keep 10 refugees out; fear sex attack on women, children

Swiss village willing to pay £200,000 fine to keep 10 refugees out; fear sex attack on women, children

Their is one more reason which has led the super-rich of Switzerland’s Oberwil-Lieli village to vote ‘no’ in a referendum to accept just ten migrants and i.e. fear of sex attacks on their women and children.

May 30, 2016, 17:40 PM IST

Sri M hopes to take 'Walk of Hope' forward to benefit society

 After a marathon 16-month 'Walk of Hope' from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, social reformer and spiritual guide Sri M wants to use his experience to benefit society through initiatives which include setting up of mobile classrooms for underprivileged children.

May 06, 2016, 00:51 AM IST
Sonia Gandhi received bribe in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: Subramanian Swamy

Sonia Gandhi received bribe in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: Subramanian Swamy

The VVIP chopper deal resurfaced after an Italian court last month referred to Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh among others in connection with the chopper deal.

May 03, 2016, 13:02 PM IST
FIFA congress: World football body passes landmark reforms on salary disclosure, human rights, women's football

FIFA congress: World football body passes landmark reforms on salary disclosure, human rights, women's football

Extraordinary FIFA Congress 2016 is being held at the Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland.

Feb 26, 2016, 18:12 PM IST
Full List: World's 10 best places to live in

Full List: World's 10 best places to live in

Vienna, a city of nearly 1.8 million people, is the world's best city, followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich and Vancouver.

Feb 23, 2016, 17:43 PM IST
Know! Which is the world's best place to live in

Know! Which is the world's best place to live in

Know about the world's 10 best cities to live in...

Feb 23, 2016, 15:39 PM IST
Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Sepp Blatter to attend February 16 appeal hearing: Spokesman

Blatter`s hearing is scheduled 24 hours after that of fallen UEFA president Michel Platini, who is also appealing against his eight-year suspension.

Feb 05, 2016, 23:56 PM IST
Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi presented with platinum football boots

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi presented with platinum football boots

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi was presented with a specially crafted pair of platinum football boots by manufacturing major adidas.

Jan 13, 2016, 23:39 PM IST
Four-time winner Lionel Messi favourite to regain Ballon d'Or

Four-time winner Lionel Messi favourite to regain Ballon d'Or

The Argentine has been shortlisted for the award along with his Barca team-mate Neymar and Real Madrid front-man Cristiano Ronaldo.

Jan 11, 2016, 00:50 AM IST
Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Michel Platini hits out at FIFA investigators

Blatter and Platini, both serving 90-day suspensions, deny any wrongdoing. But FIFA`s ethics commission has called for a life ban for Platini.

Dec 19, 2015, 23:11 PM IST
CONMEBOL gets new chief after FIFA arrests

CONMEBOL gets new chief after FIFA arrests

Wilmar Valdez takes over as interim president from arrested Juan Angel Napout.

Dec 11, 2015, 23:21 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi are still a cut above Neymar: Xavi

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi are still a cut above Neymar: Xavi

Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar have been shortlisted for the prestigious award and the winner will be announced on January 11.

Dec 06, 2015, 00:01 AM IST
Questions rising over whether FIFA can save itself

Questions rising over whether FIFA can save itself

World football suffered another dramatic day of negative headlines Thursday, with a further 16 officials charged over corruption.

Dec 04, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

World's top 10 cities to live in

According to consultancy firm Mercer's 'Quality of Living Report-2015', globally, Vienna is followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich, Vancouver, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Copenhagen and Sydney, as

Nov 28, 2015, 12:43 PM IST