Roger Federer flirts with perfection in late-season surge
Roger Federer flirts with perfection in late-season surge

Life couldn`t be better - or more surprising - for Roger Federer as the 33-year-old takes aim at multiple major goals starting with a sixth title at his home Swiss Indoors.

Clinical trials of Ebola vaccine start Nov 1 in Switzerland

The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced Tuesday that it will begin clinical trials Nov 1 in Switzerland of one of the two anti-Ebola vaccines currently under development.

Canadian Ebola vaccine sent to WHO for testing

The first batch of an experimental Ebola vaccine developed by Canadian scientists was sent to Switzerland on Monday for testing by the World Health Organization, officials said.

Black money: Kiran Bedi backs Modi govt's stand, says Jethmalani needs to be patient
Black money: Kiran Bedi backs Modi govt's stand, says Jethmalani needs to be patient

Former cop and social activist Kiran Bedi on Saturday backed the Narendra Modi government's stance on bringing back black money stashed abroad and asked naysayers like senior advocate Ram Jethmalani to be 'patient'.

Swiss agrees to share details of account holders: Arun Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that Switzerland has agreed to share details on account holders in timely manner.

Black money: Switzerland agrees to help India with time-bound information

Switzerland on Wednesday agreed to assist Indian authorities on a priority basis and provide requested banking information in a time-bound manner.

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Five Swiss dead in French chopper crash

Five Swiss people died and two more were injured Thursday when their helicopter crashed in France near the border with Switzerland, French officials said.

Roy Hodgson and Brendan Rodgers reach agreement over Daniel Sturridge
Roy Hodgson and Brendan Rodgers reach agreement over Daniel Sturridge

Daniel Sturridge will not join up with England for the upcoming European Championship qualifiers after England manager Roy Hodgson and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers reached an agreement over the striker`s fitness.

Champions League: Liverpool look for European lift against Basel
Champions League: Liverpool look for European lift against Basel

Liverpool are confident that they can put a frustrating run of domestic form behind them when they face FC Basel in Switzerland in Champions League Group B on Wednesday.

Iraqi trio detained by Swiss over alleged IS plot

Three Iraqis arrested in Switzerland in March are suspected of having planned an attack in the name of the Islamic State group, Swiss media reported Wednesday.

Cement which reduces CO2 emission developed

The researchers of Switzerland, India and Cuba have come together to develop limestone calcined clay cement (LC3) which will help reduce carbon dioxide emission (CO2) by almost 30 percent.

Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race
Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race

Flamboyant French star Gael Monfils could miss the Davis Cup final against Switzerland after suffering a knee injury at the Metz ATP tournament on Saturday.

France to face Germany in Davis Cup first round
France to face Germany in Davis Cup first round

Top seeds France were drawn away to Germany on Thursday in the opening round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group.

Milan to host 2016 UEFA Champions League final
Milan to host 2016 UEFA Champions League final

Milan will host the 2016 Champions League final, European football`s governing body UEFA decided Thursday at a meeting of its executive committee in Nyon, Switzerland.

FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia
FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia

The FIFA rankings continued to make dismal reading for Asia with only two teams, Iran and Japan, in the top 50 of September`s list which was published on Thursday. Iran, Asia`s top-ranked team were a modest 44th, while Japan were four places below them. They were followed by Uzbekistan in 58th and South Korea a further five places adrift.

Ottmar Hitzfeld predicts player unrest in powerful Bayern Munich squad
Ottmar Hitzfeld predicts player unrest in powerful Bayern Munich squad

Former Bayern Munich coach Ottmar Hitzfeld thinks there could be a player backlash when the Bundesliga champions return to full strength, he explained in an interview with Bild on Wednesday.

Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief
Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday. 

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

Davis Cup: France in final, Italy fight back against Swiss
Davis Cup: France in final, Italy fight back against Swiss

France reached the Davis Cup final for the first time since 2010 on Saturday when they took an unassailable 3-0 lead over two-time defending champions Czech Republic in their semi-final.