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Swissinfo
Returning to Switzerland, voting by smartphone, and healing with yogaovertake the rest of the world. Did you know that Switzerland offers Europe’s
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
overtake the rest of the world. Did you know that Switzerland offers Europe’s only diploma in yoga therapy? In 2015, the Swiss government approved diplomas for five complementary therapies, including yoga. Of the five, the ancient Indian... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bofors scam: A timeline of the 31-year-old, Rs 1,437-cr India-Sweden dealPresident of AB Bofors, alleged middleman Win Chadda and Hinduja brothers. Feb
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
President of AB Bofors, alleged middleman Win Chadda and Hinduja brothers. February 1990: First Letter Rogatory sent to Swiss Government. December 1998: Second Rogatory Letter sent to the Swiss government to probe into the transfer of money... Read more
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The Jewish Press
NGO Forced by European Funder to Remove Terror Whitewashing | 30 Tishri 5778 – October 19, 2017a response from the Swiss Ambassador to Israel stating that the post on PCHR’s
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
a response from the Swiss Ambassador to Israel stating that the post on PCHR’s website had been removed and that the Swiss government “carefully investigates all the allegations against its partners’ organizations and takes measures, if... Read more
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Swissinfo
Snail's pace of Brexit negotiations vexes Swiss firmsbillion) also fell, by -2.4%. Despite this hiccup, Britain remains Switzerland’
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
billion) also fell, by -2.4%. Despite this hiccup, Britain remains Switzerland’s sixth largest trade partner, according to Swiss government statistics. The City of London is also a vital partner for Swiss financial services, while British guests... Read more
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Swissinfo
Latest Swiss sanctions against North Korea come into effectThe Swiss government implemented Wednesday a raft of sanctions on North Korea,
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
The Swiss government implemented Wednesday a raft of sanctions on North Korea, following two recent United Nations (UN) rulings. Work permits for North Korean citizens and business ventures with links to the Asian state have been banned. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Back to work, dad - Swiss government opposes paternity leaveZURICH: The Swiss government on Wednesday opposed letting men take subsidised p
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ZURICH: The Swiss government on Wednesday opposed letting men take subsidised paternity leave from their jobs, saying it would cost too much and hurt companies' competitiveness. The cabinet was reacting to an initiative under the Swiss system of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Back to work, dad: Swiss government opposes paternity leaveZURICH: The Swiss government on Wednesday opposed letting men take subsidized p
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ZURICH: The Swiss government on Wednesday opposed letting men take subsidized paternity leave from their jobs, saying it would cost too much and hurt companies' competitiveness. The cabinet was reacting to an initiative under the Swiss system of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Switzerland is no longer a cinematic islandand is one the Swiss films chosen to travel to several festivals around the wor
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
and is one the Swiss films chosen to travel to several festivals around the world. This charm offensive, supported by the Swiss government, will soon be at the São Paulo International Film Festival in Brazil, starting on October 19. swissinfo.ch... Read more
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Reuters
Reveal your sources: Swiss suspect told in German spy trialstate has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recove
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
state has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recover nearly 7 billion euros in tax revenue. The Swiss government has acknowledged that police asked intelligence agency NDB in 2011 to help with an investigation related to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss government backs Sion 2026 Olympic bidThe Swiss government pledged on Wednesday to throw its weight behind the Sion 2
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
The Swiss government pledged on Wednesday to throw its weight behind the Sion 2026 Winter Olympics bid. Should the bid be successful, the government’s contribution would come to almost CHF1 billion ($1.018 billion). The news will come as a boost to... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Swiss cabinet backs bid to host 2026 Olympic GamesZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government threw its weight behind a bid to host t
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government threw its weight behind a bid to host the 2026 Olympic Winter Games, promising on Wednesday to provide up to 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.02 billion) to support the campaign. It was a rare signal of support for... Read more
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EuroNews
Swiss cabinet backs bid to host 2026 Olympic GamesZURICH (Reuters) – The Swiss government threw its weight behind a bid to host t
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) – The Swiss government threw its weight behind a bid to host the 2026 Olympic Winter Games, promising on Wednesday to provide up to 1 billion Swiss francs (£772.8 million) to support the campaign. It was a rare signal of support for... Read more
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DW
Espionage case begins for Swiss bank spy accused of targeting tax fraud investigators in Frankfurt Germany |had used the information to crack down on German citizens concealing money in S
DW / Posted 4 days ago
had used the information to crack down on German citizens concealing money in Swiss bank accounts to avoid paying tax. The Swiss government admitted in 2011 that its Federal Intelligence Service (NDB) was involved with an investigation into stolen... Read more
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Reuters
Swiss man stands trial in Germany on spying chargesstate has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recove
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
state has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recover nearly 7 billion in tax revenue. The Swiss government has acknowledged that police asked intelligence agency NDB in 2011 to help with an investigation related to... Read more
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Swissinfo
‘I feel like a man and a woman’on the topic. In 2016, following the publication of a report by the national ad
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
on the topic. In 2016, following the publication of a report by the national advisory commission on biomedical ethics, the Swiss government stated that premature or unnecessary interventions were a violation of the right to security of the... Read more
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Scotsman
Hard Brexit ‘threatens scientific research’ at Scots universitiesfunding. Hundreds of millions of euros worth of grants were put in jeopardy af
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
funding. Hundreds of millions of euros worth of grants were put in jeopardy after a 2014 referendum which called on the Swiss government to negotiate its treaty with the EU that accepts free movement rules. Switzerland was only readmitted to... Read more
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express
Switzerland to hold burka ban referendum after 100,000 demand voteafter 100,000 demand vote SWITZERLAND will have a referendum on banning the bu
express / Posted 7 days ago
after 100,000 demand vote SWITZERLAND will have a referendum on banning the burka within the next two years. The Swiss government will hold a free vote on the issue after activists collected 100,000 signatures on a petition calling for... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KING5 Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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First Coast News
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KTVB Boise
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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11 News Houston
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
11 News Houston / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
U.S. Olympic Committee expresses interest in bidding for Winter Olympicsbids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities r
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 days ago
bids, but the possibility of a dual award could gain favor if European cities reject the chance to bid for 2026. The Swiss government this week delayed a decision on whether to provide financial support for a bid from Sion. Two-time host... Read more
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Breitbart
Switzerland to Hold Referendum on Nationwide Burqa BanGENEVA (AP) — The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA (AP) — The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-covering garments like masks or Muslim burqas and niqabs. The government said Friday a vote on the ban, championed by right wing groups, will take place. That comes after... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Switzerland to hold referendum on banning niqabs and other face-covering garmentsGENEVA — The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-cover
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA — The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-covering garments like masks or Muslim burqas and niqabs. The government said Friday a vote on the ban, championed by far-right groups, will take place. That comes after... Read more
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DW
Italian police seize luxury villa in World Cup broadcast rights probe |of the villa, which is owned by an international real estate agency, took place
DW / Posted 8 days ago
of the villa, which is owned by an international real estate agency, took place in the presence of a "representative of the Swiss government" and police said that several individuals "linked to various titles to the company that owns the villa" have... Read more
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FOX News
Swiss to hold referendum on banning face-covering garments GENEVA – The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-cov
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA – The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-covering garments like masks or Muslim burqas and niqabs. The government said Friday a vote on the ban, championed... Read more
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FOX News
Swiss to hold referendum on banning face-covering garmentsGENEVA – The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-cover
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
GENEVA – The Swiss government says voters will decide whether to ban face-covering garments like masks or Muslim burqas and niqabs. The government said Friday a vote on the ban, championed by far-right groups, will take place. That comes after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Domestic abuse suspects in Switzerland to wear electronic braceletswear electronic bracelets that track hand movements under new proposals in Swit
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
wear electronic bracelets that track hand movements under new proposals in Switzerland, it has emerged (file picture) The Swiss government announced plans for the new measures saying victims of both domestic violence and harassment in Switzerland... Read more
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KERA North Texas
There's Gold In Them Thar Sewage Pipes, Swiss Researchers Sayof the metals. It's not news that valuable metals get mixed in with human wast
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
of the metals. It's not news that valuable metals get mixed in with human waste. But the study, commissioned by the Swiss government and carried out by the water research institute Eawag, was described by Eawag as "the first systematic,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
There's Gold In Them Thar Sewage Pipes, Swiss Researchers Sayof the metals. It's not news that valuable metals get mixed in with human wast
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
of the metals. It's not news that valuable metals get mixed in with human waste. But the study, commissioned by the Swiss government and carried out by the water research institute Eawag, was described by Eawag as "the first systematic,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss baby hatches rest on a minefield of politics, religion and social justicea successful movement and petition drive by pro-life and anti-abortion groups k
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
a successful movement and petition drive by pro-life and anti-abortion groups kicked off a legal process that forced the Swiss government to hold a national referendum in 2014 on whether abortions should stop being publicly funded. In 2002, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swiss Govt Spends $100,000 in Training Nigeria PoliceAbuja — Swiss Government and the development partners of the Nigeria Police For
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Abuja — Swiss Government and the development partners of the Nigeria Police Force, Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA), Thursday said it has expended $100,000 in the training of police officers in 2017. This is even as the Force... Read more
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