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On September 27, 2001, a gunman carried out a deadly attack on the Zug regional parliament, shooting dead 14 politicians before killing himself.
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A film looking at the Swissair flight 111 crash off Nova Scotia, the worst accident in Swiss civil aviation history.
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Women are still a minority in peacekeeping operations. The Swiss armed forces’ contingent in Kosovo shows just how important their role can be.
3 min
Swiss voters narrowly accepted a reform of the pension system on Sunday September 25.
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Lucerne tried three times to become the Swiss capital. It nonetheless played a decisive role in the birth of Swiss democracy.
3 min
Geneva is a pioneer for giving people with severe mental or physical disabilities the right to vote.
4 min
Could harvesting invasive species be a solution? Our reporter went Asian clam digging and cooked up her catch.
2 min
Readers' views on a compulsory service for women and men largely reflect the majority opinion on the subject in Switzerland.
2 min
The first woman in Switzerland ever to be elected to a cantonal parliament was Raymonde Schweizer.
3 min
Galina Timchenko, the Russian-Ukrainian editor-in-chief of meduza.io, still writes about what Russian media can no longer publish due to censorship.
3 min
The dizzying south face of Poncione d’Alnasca, a mountain in southern Switzerland, attracts the best climbers in the world.
23 min
Some 60% of Swiss voters have accepted a reform to the transplantation law aiming to boost organ donation rates.
2 min
What are Swiss prisons really like on the inside? SWI swissinfo.ch tests the new Zurich West prison.
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The annual amateur ski race on the mountain above the village of Evionnaz in southwest Switzerland is a moment of local pride and joy.
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Maik Disch is a digital nomad. He helps clients in Switzerland while enjoying the most beautiful beaches in Thailand.
3 min
Sarah Springman is leaving the federal technology institute ETH Zurich after seven years as rector at the top-ranked institution.
2 min
Meet Joan Okitoi-Heisig, a communications specialist who helps international development actors better communicate about their work.
4 min
Meet Marina Wutholen, a journalist who also connects young people who have ideas for a more sustainable and equal world.
5 min
Swiss assisted suicide organization lifecircle demonstrated in the Swiss capital, Bern on November 2. They called for the legalization of assisted...
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Meet Zaninka Ntagungira, a climate specialist. She came to Geneva to study and focus on the policies that help combat climate change.
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