Activists interrupted a session of the Swiss Federal Assembly on Thursday to call for more action to tackle the climate crisis.
A special live broadcast from CERN, the world's largest particle physics laboratory, where scientists are trying to unlock the secrets of our universe.
Countries to limit sales of African elephants to zoos
Mako sharks are known as cheetah of the ocean for their speed
Inversion takes place when air temperature increases with height as opposed to decreasing at higher altitudes.
Anni Lanz, 73, is to appeal a conviction and 800 Swiss francs (€735) fine for helping a homeless Afghan asylum seeker into Switzerland.
One company ships Swiss alpine air in cans almost 20,000km to Asia.
Mako sharks and African elephants are on the agenda of member states attending a wildlife convention in Geneva.
The World Wildlife Conference on Trade in Endangered Species, known as CITES, takes place every three years.
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the agreement of the fourth and final Geneva Convention following an 85-year process of defining the rules of war
The search continued in Chamoson after two people were carried away in a car during a violent storm.
The traditional Geneva fireworks took place on the August 10 in the harbour, lighting up the skies over lake Leman with 2.5 tonnes of gunpowder.
Thunberg, 16, is attending the five-day Smile For Future event in Lausanne, Switzerland, which will culminate in a "Fridays For Future" strike — also known as "school strike for climate."
Researchers in Switzerland have developed a technology which allows people with severely impaired motor functions to play video games, using only their minds.
Caster Semenya will not be allowed to compete at the World Championships later this year after the Swiss court overturned its ruling on testosterone regulations.
"The speed of global warming has never been as high as it is today," a study released on Wednesday has found.
Swiss minister under fire for tobacco sponsorship of Expo pavilion
Meet the Swiss league that's the antidote to football's super rich
The Fête des Vignerons began in 1797 and has developed from an annual street parade into a globally-recognised extravaganza.
The cockerel is now allowed out from 8am to 10pm from Monday to Friday and from 9am to 10 pm on Sundays.
Members of an aerial display team in the Swiss air force accidentally conducted a fly-by over the wrong location, interrupting a local yodeling festival.
A Swiss military school in Germany has been placed under quarantine after 50 soldiers had to be taken to hospital with "severe" sickness.
Is achieving peace, development and stability a pipe dream? It is the main question being asked at 2019's Crans Montana Forum.
Agnes Callamard, the UN special rapporteur for extrajudicial executions, presented her report at the Human Rights Council, of which Saudi Arabia is a member.
"Those responsible must be punished," Hatice Cengiz said on Tuesday during a "Silencing Dissent" event at the UN European headquarters in Geneva.
Voting begins on Monday