Friday, 28 April 2017
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Stringent exhaust gas tests for cars in Europe

Added: 26.04.2017 17:30 | 1 views | 0 comments

As of October 2017, newly launched car models will have to pass more stringent exhaust gas tests in the EU and in Switzerland. The new test method includes measuring drives in actual traffic. Researchers have already tested currently available cars with the new method – with alarming results.

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Glamour, Golf & the Glacier Express - Luxurious Golf Package in Switzerland

Added: 25.04.2017 15:03 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Kulm Hotel St. Moritz and The Chedi Andermatt have linked up with the Glacier Express to offer a unique Luxury Golf Express package that combines stays in two of Switzerland’s most luxurious hotels, golf in glorious Alpine settings and a spectacular train ride between the two glamorous mountain resorts.


Free College Will Increase Inequality; Here's A Better Alternative

Added: 24.04.2017 17:23 | 2 views | 0 comments

A better alternative, already successfully implemented in Germany and Switzerland, is to increase apprenticeships, where students earn a salary while learning practical skills.


Prince William Makes Fun of His Controversial Clubbing in Switzerland: "I've Gotten Into Enough Trouble With My Dancing"

Added: 21.04.2017 18:16 | 3 views | 0 comments

Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton are telling all. Well, not exactly all, but they did just divulge a handful of personal details about their private life together,...

Action required: Invasive fungus is killing European salamanders

Added: 19.04.2017 21:54 | 3 views | 0 comments

A new fungal disease brought in from Asia is threatening European salamanders. Once the amphibians become infected, they die within a brief period of time, report biologists. Because saving the infected populations is still not possible, Switzerland has preventively imposed an import ban for salamanders and newts.

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Someone in Switzerland decided we have to play – Tuchel questions Dortmund v Monaco rescheduling

Added: 12.04.2017 19:27 | 1 views | 0 comments

Borussia Dortmund head coach Thomas Tuchel seemingly criticised UEFA for rescheduling the Champions League quarter-final first leg against Monaco less than 24 hours after an attack on their team bus. Dortmund and Monaco kicked off at Signal Iduna Park on Wednesday to contest a match that was due to take place a day earlier until ...]


Watson & Broady out in the first round of Biel Bienne Open

Added: 11.04.2017 15:02 | 6 views | 0 comments

British pair Heather Watson and Naomi Broady are knocked out in the first round of the Biel Bienne Open in Switzerland.


Norwegian women drink least while pregnant, British women drink most

Added: 11.04.2017 14:02 | 6 views | 0 comments

A study among over 7000 women in 11 European countries shows the proportion of women in Europe who drink alcohol when they know they are pregnant is lowest in Norway and highest in the UK. The countries with the highest proportion of women who reported alcohol consumption during pregnancy were the UK (28.5 %), Russia (26.5 %) and Switzerland (20.9 %).

Prehistoric alpine farming in the Bernese Oberland

Added: 10.04.2017 15:55 | 2 views | 0 comments

The people in Switzerland were on the move in the High Alps and running alpine pastures 7,000 years ago and therefore much earlier than previously assumed. A study that combines archaeological knowledge with findings from palaeoecology comes to this conclusion. Prehistoric finds from the Schnidejoch Pass played a crucial part in this.

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