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Swiss propose house arrest, including for teenagers, to curb extremism

The Swiss government on Wednesday proposed new laws aimed at preventing extremist violence and forcing people including children deemed a threat to be registered with aut...

Swiss propose house arrest, including for teenagers, to curb extremism

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White House And Tech Firms Discuss How To Curb Extremism Online White House officials and big social media companies met on Friday to talk about how to curb extremism online after two mass shootings last weekend t...
10:34, 2019-08-10

US refuses to sign global pledge to curb online extremism PARIS — The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organize extre...
17:00, 2019-05-21

9 injured, including kids, after out-of-control SUV flips onto Bronx curb Nine people were injured — including at least two children — when an out-of-control SUV careened onto a Bronx sidewalk on Friday, authori...
05:00, 2019-06-22

'Trump has to stop': The president's racist, anti-immigrant rhetoric has encouraged mass shootings, including El Paso, according to hate and extremism expert Reuters, Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via Associated Press After two mass shootings in under 24 hours claimed 29 lives so far in El Paso, Texas, an...
23:51, 2019-08-04

House Democrats propose $4,500 pay raise for Congress House spending leaders want to break a decadelong pay freeze and give members of Congress a cost-of-living bump that could pad their salaries with an...
04:00, 2019-06-05

House Democrats propose reinstating aid to Central America U.S. Democrats in the House of Representatives on Friday proposed reinstating hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Ho...
23:51, 2019-06-21

YouTube’s anti-extremism crackdown targets journalist who documents extremism Enlarge / News2Share's YouTube page. (credit: News2Share) YouTube on Wednesday announced an expanded crackdown on hate speech, but the company said...
22:51, 2019-06-06

White House to propose expedited death penalty for perpetrators of mass shootings U.S. Attorney General William Barr has drafted legislation that would speed the death penalty for people who have committed mass murder, a White Hous...
19:17, 2019-09-02

White House to host meeting with tech companies on violent extremism online The White House will discuss violent extremism online with representatives from a number of Internet and technology companies on Friday, according to...
18:34, 2019-08-07

Skepticism greets a White House meeting devoted to violent online extremism The White House has invited tech giants including Facebook, Google and Twitter to a discussion Friday about the rise of violent online extremism, one...
04:17, 2019-08-09

White House invites tech companies to discuss violent online extremism The White House plans to host a meeting with tech companies to discuss the rise of violent online extremism. According to The Washington Post, this i...
22:51, 2019-08-07

White House won’t sign international agreement against online extremism over First Amendment concerns The White House announced Wednesday that free speech concerns would keep the administration from signing onto an international agreement to counterac...
14:32, 2019-05-21

White House to host discussion on violent online extremism – but Trump isn't expected to attend The White House will host technology companies on Friday for a discussion about the rise of violent online extremism days after the El Paso massacre....
21:17, 2019-08-07

Hong Kong police arrest 36 protesters, including 12-year-old Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing protesters on Sunday, the second day of violent cl...
08:00, 2019-08-26

Bipartisan House bill aims to curb illegal robocalls The US Senate has shown bipartisan support for a bill to crack down on robocalls, and now it's the House's turn. Energy and Commerce Commit...
23:17, 2019-06-20

Russian Police Arrest Hundreds at Protest, Including Navalny, After Reporter’s Release Riot police dragged demonstrators from the crowd and arrested news photographers and reporters at a protest called to support the journalist Ivan Gol...
22:00, 2019-06-12

EU-Swiss trading dispute has Brexit implications, says Swiss stock exchange boss A stock exchange dispute between Switzerland and the European Union could be a sign of things to come for the U.K., according to the CEO of Switzerla...
21:00, 2019-09-09

'Miracle' needed for quick EU-Swiss treaty deal, Swiss minister says It would take a "miracle" for Switzerland and the European Union to clinch a quick deal over a stalled partnership treaty that has disrupted cross-bo...
13:51, 2019-08-04

U.S. House Democrats subpoena more Trump ex-aides, including Hicks A U.S. House committee chairman on Tuesday subpoenaed two more former White House aides, including Hope Hicks, just hours after former White House Co...
00:34, 2019-05-22

Three people, including 6-year-old child, dead in Queens house fire Three people, including a 6-year-old girl, were killed when a fire tore through a two-story home in Queens on Wednesday, sources said. The victims di...
06:51, 2019-07-11

House Judiciary approves subpoenas for 12 key witnesses, including Jared Kushner The House Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to authorize subpoenas for 12 crucial witnesses as part of House Democrats’ ongoing investigations ta...
19:17, 2019-07-11

Venezuela's Lopez says he met generals during house arrest Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez believes President Nicolas Maduro's government will fall "in weeks," he told journalists in Caracas Thurs...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Investigative journalist put under house arrest in Moscow Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov was placed under two months' house arrest in Moscow on Saturday while he is investigated for drug peddl...
23:17, 2019-06-08

White House Tells Two Witnesses, Including Hope Hicks, Not to Cooperate With Congress Hope Hicks, a former White House communications director, and Annie F. Donaldson, the chief of staff to a former White House counsel, were told not t...
20:00, 2019-06-04

CBI Team Climbs Wall At P Chidambaram's House, Arrest Likely Soon Former Union minister P Chidambaram arrived at the party office of the Congress this evening after daylong BJP accusations of evading arrest. The sen...
18:34, 2019-08-21

Jeffrey Epstein wants to be released on house arrest at his $77M mansion In a filing in federal court in Manhattan, Epstein's lawyers argued that home confinement, along with electronic monitoring, surveillance and a bond ...
23:00, 2019-07-11

Russian journalist Ivan Golunov put under house arrest A prominent Russian investigative journalist has been released from jail and placed under house arrest after being charged with intent to sell drugs ...
14:34, 2019-06-09

Panama’s Martinelli transferred from jail to house arrest PANAMA CITY (AP) — A Panamanian court has ordered former President Ricardo Martinelli to be transferred from jail to house arrest. The country’...
16:51, 2019-06-12

White House Is Pressing for Additional Options, Including in Cyberspace, to Deter Iranian Attacks American officials are working on clandestine plans to counter Iranian aggression, pushed by the White House to develop options that would not escala...
02:34, 2019-06-24

Thatcher sent Pinochet finest scotch during former dictator's UK house arrest New revelation adds colour to close relationship between pairPinochet oversaw death and torture of thousands of ChileansWhile he was under house arre...
00:17, 2019-10-05

J&K Ex-Chief Ministers Under House Arrest, Internet Blocked: 10 Points Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and Sajad Lone, the three most prominent politicians from Jammu and Kashmir, were placed under house arrest after midni...
10:17, 2019-08-05

Russia to keep U.S. investor Calvey under house arrest until January: TASS A court in Moscow ruled on Tuesday to keep U.S. investor Michael Calvey under house arrest facing charges of embezzlement until January 13, the TASS ...
14:34, 2019-10-08

Detained Russian journalist Ivan Golunov under house arrest Russian authorities have charged well-known investigative reporter Ivan Golunov with attempt at "large-scale" drug dealing as his colleagues claim he...
11:00, 2019-06-09

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti Put Under House Arrest: Highlights The three most prominent leaders from Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti and Sajad Lone, have been put under house arrest, according to...
07:00, 2019-08-05

Ex-Chief Ministers Under House Arrest Amid J&K Lockdown: 10 Points Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and Sajad Lone, the three most prominent politicians from Jammu and Kashmir, were placed under house arrest after midni...
07:00, 2019-08-05

Srinagar Mayor Back Under House Arrest Upon Return From Delhi Srinagar Mayor Junaid Azim Mattu was today put back under house arrest upon his return from New Delhi, where he had gone for medical treatment, repor...
19:51, 2019-09-03

Jeffrey Epstein wants to swap jail for house arrest while awaiting trial Jeffrey Epstein wants a federal judge to let him out on house arrest rather than making him sit in the notorious Manhattan federal lockup while he aw...
01:34, 2019-07-12

Jailed financier Epstein seeks house arrest in Manhattan mansion American financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday asked a federal judge to let him out of jail and allow him to remain under house arrest in his Manhatt...
23:00, 2019-07-11

Lucknow Administration Denies Magsaysay Awardee's House Arrest Charges Ramon Magsaysay Award winner social activist Sandeep Pandey on Sunday claimed that he was put under house arrest on three occasions in the past week ...
20:51, 2019-08-18

Jeffrey Epstein due in court to request house arrest while awaiting trial Lawyers say home detention, electronic monitoring and bond on his $77m mansion will keep client from fleeing country Jeffrey Epstein, the financier j...
09:51, 2019-07-15

Ahead Of Local Polls, Jammu Leaders Freed From House Arrest Nearly two months after the government scrapped special status for Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 and imposed a security lockdown, the administr...
08:34, 2019-10-02

Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah Under House Arrest Amid J&K Turmoil Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and Sajjad Lone, among the three most prominent politicians from Jammu and Kashmir, are set to be placed under house ar...
21:00, 2019-08-04

Nxivm honcho Lauren Salzman will remain under house arrest: judge At least she doesn’t have to stay in the sex dungeon. Former Nxivm member and top-tier sex slave Lauren Salzman will remain under house arrest ...
01:34, 2019-07-12

Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah Under House Arrest In J&K Turmoil: 10 Facts Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and Sajad Lone - the three most prominent politicians from Jammu and Kashmir - were placed under house arrest late Sund...
07:00, 2019-08-05

"Doesn't Look Good, Stay Calm": Omar Abdullah Tweets After House Arrest National Conference leader Omar Abdullah, who has been placed under house arrest, has appealed to the people of Jammu and Kashmir to stay calm. Amid ...
07:00, 2019-08-05

Trump condemned for suggesting 'arrest for treason' of House intelligence chair – live Democratic 2020 contender Julián Castro says ‘this is obstruction of justice’ after Trump suggested Adam Schiff should be arrested – follow liveSign ...
19:34, 2019-09-30

Rashida Tlaib: Dems looking to arrest White House officials who ignore subpoenas Freshman Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Democratic lawmakers were trying to figure out how to arrest White House officials who ignore congressional subpoena...
01:17, 2019-10-05

Italy court lifts house arrest on German captain, says she was protecting life An Italian judge ruled on Tuesday that the German captain of a migrant charity ship had not broken the law when she forced a naval blockade at the we...
21:51, 2019-07-02

Russian court puts anti-corruption journalist Golunov under house arrest A court in Russia on Saturday put a Russian journalist known for investigating corruption among Moscow city officials under house arrest, a Reuters j...
23:17, 2019-06-08

Seagram’s heiress Clare Bronfman wants out of house arrest — to graduate high school She has her own island — but no high school diploma. Liquor heiress-turned-Nxivm sex cult financier Clare Bronfman successfully asked a judge o...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Sea-Watch: Italian court lifts house arrest order for German captain Carola Rackete, the 31-year-old German captain of a migrant rescue vessel, was detained in Italy after refusing to stand down in the face of military...
22:17, 2019-07-02

Baltimore teen gets life in prison for running over cop in stolen Jeep while ordered to be on house arrest A Baltimore teen who was supposed to be confined to house arrest last year at the time he ran over a police officer in a stolen Jeep was sentenced We...
20:00, 2019-08-22

Trump suggests House intelligence chair should face 'arrest for treason' – live news Trump hits out at Adam Schiff over impeachment inquirySanders to roll out new proposal on chief executive pay 5.26pm BST “TrumpCare” does not exist ...
18:34, 2019-09-30

‘Restricted to a limited space’: Huawei CFO house arrest sharply contrasts Canadians detained in China Meng Wanzhou's said she is "restricted to a limited space" when referring to her house arrest, which drew immediate comparison between her conditions...
18:17, 2019-05-21

The White House reportedly tried to conceal transcripts of Trump's calls with other world leaders, including Russia's Putin and Saudi Arabia's Mohammad bin Salman The White House tried to conceal the contents of phone calls between Trump and other world leaders, including Russia's Putin and Saudi Arabia's Moham...
11:34, 2019-09-28

At least 1 dead, 15 injured — including 3 firefighters — in California house explosion A California gas company reports one of its employees died in an explosion Monday afternoon in Murietta, California.       ...
12:51, 2019-07-16

Carola Rackete: Court lifts house arrest order on captain of charity rescue ship arrested in Italy A Sicilian court has lifted a house arrest order imposed on the captain of a charity ship who was detained for forcing her way into an Italian port w...
21:51, 2019-07-02

Donald Trump to propose ban on flavorings in e-cigarette President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in u...
02:34, 2019-09-12

Facebook researchers propose an AI assistant for Minecraft Facebook researchers propose in a paper building an intelligent assistant for Minecraft, which they argue is an ideal training ground for NLU agents....
19:17, 2019-07-23

Brexit report: UK to propose Irish backstop alternative Britain's government is reportedly set to release its plans for customs posts away from the UK border in Ireland. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is fen...
23:51, 2019-10-01

Sanders to propose eliminating all $1.6T of student debt in US: report Bernie Sanders, the 2020 hopeful, is set to announce on Monday a policy proposal that would eliminate all $1.6 trillion of American student debt, acc...
10:34, 2019-06-24

11 companies propose guiding principles for self-driving vehicles A coalition of 11 companies published a whitepaper describing a framework for the development, testing, and validation of "safe" autonomous vehicles....
16:51, 2019-07-02

YouPorn offers ‘truly unique’ chance to propose on their site Their parents will be so proud! YouPorn, the adult entertainment website, is hoping to give one lucky lovebird the “truly unique” opportunity to prop...
21:51, 2019-06-18

In rebuke of Trump, U.S. senators propose sanctions on Turkey Sen. Chris Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat, said he and co-sponsor Sen. Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina, planned to introduce the legisl...
07:34, 2019-10-10

Is it grossly sexist to propose to your girlfriend at her graduation ceremony? Surprise proposals are more and more popular – but they look dated and run the risk of denying women their momentRemember when people simply got enga...
00:34, 2019-07-25

UK PM Johnson to propose Brexit grand bargain but EU is skeptical British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pitched new proposals on Tuesday for an amended Brexit agreement that would remove the contested insurance polic...
14:34, 2019-10-01

US to launch new program to fight extremism in Philippines U.S. and Philippine officials are discussing a new program to help thwart efforts by Muslim extremists to recruit and mobilize followers after a bloo...
10:00, 2019-06-04

The key to combating extremism is to address its social roots Effective techniques for preventing extremism call for intervening early, making sure disenfranchised groups are included in society and disrupting s...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Parkland Survivors Propose Ambitious Gun Control Measures. What Is in Their Plan? The March for Our Lives group unveiled a plan that would ban assault weapons, raise the minimum age for buying firearms and other measures that have ...
18:34, 2019-08-21

U.S. lawmakers propose $1 billion fund to replace Huawei equipment A U.S. House panel unveiled bipartisan legislation this week that would authorize $1 billion for small and rural wireless providers to replace networ...
06:17, 2019-09-25

Federal Regulators Propose Changes to Trucker Work-Hour Rules The plan to modify rest-break requirements and other rules could save the industry money, but faces opposition from safety advocates and the Teamster...
00:51, 2019-08-15

Andrew Cuomo to propose bill that ‘redefines domestic terrorism’ ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans Wednesday to propose a bill that “redefines domestic terrorism” in light of an uptick in mass ...
16:17, 2019-08-14

UK negotiators propose free trade agreement to end Brexit stalemate Britain is proposing a "pared-down free trade agreement" to end the Brexit stalemate and get a deal done by the end of October, according to well-pla...
22:00, 2019-10-10

UK team propose free trade agreement to end Brexit stalemate Britain is proposing a move towards a "pared-down free trade agreement" to end the Brexit stalemate and get a deal done by the end of October, a...
13:00, 2019-10-11

U.S. senators propose law for annual certification of Hong Kong autonomy U.S. lawmakers on Thursday responded to the crisis in Hong Kong over a proposed extradition law with China by introducing legislation that would req...
12:00, 2019-06-14

U.S. cities propose framework for nationwide opioid settlement talks Lawyers for counties and municipalities suing drug manufacturers and distributors over their alleged roles in the U.S. opioid epidemic on Friday pitc...
21:34, 2019-06-14

Feds propose major habitat protections for killer whales US protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coas...
08:51, 2019-09-20

Facebook to crack down on extremism by training AI with police videos Facebook will work with law enforcement agencies to train its artificial intelligence systems to detect videos of violent events as part of its ongoi...
05:51, 2019-09-18

Extremism expert: 'I was shocked by Tönnies' racist statement' The head of Schalke's supervisory board, has come under fire for recent comments regarding Africa. DW spoke with fan culture and extremism researcher...
03:17, 2019-08-07

Germany's far-right: Police to restructure as threat of extremism grows Germany's federal criminal police agency wants to overhaul the structures it uses to fight far-right groups and hate crimes, media reports say. The o...
19:51, 2019-08-19

Germany's Jewish council warns against AfD's 'right-wing extremism' The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany has sharply criticized the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, saying that it "incites fears...
09:17, 2019-08-18

Russia jails Jehovah's Witnesses for alleged extremism A Russian court has sentenced six Jehovah's Witnesses to jail for belonging to an "extremist organization" in the western city of Saratov. Since 2017...
11:51, 2019-09-22

Canada reveals measures to tackle online extremism Canada has announced several measures to combat online extremism. Public Safety Canada said the government will provide up to $1 million CAD ($762,00...
19:51, 2019-06-27

Russian lawmakers propose making local software mandatory on smartphones Russian lawmakers want to make it a legal requirement for all smartphones, computers and smart TV sets sold in Russia to come pre-installed with cert...
07:51, 2019-07-20

PG&E Bondholders Ally With Wildfire Victims to Propose New Bankruptcy Exit Plan Court papers filed by a group of PG&E bondholders, including Elliott Management and by the official committee representing fire victims, asked for th...
09:17, 2019-09-20

Researchers propose aggressive new method to eradicate online hate groups A team of researchers from George Washington University and the University of Miami recently published the results of a study to determine the ecolog...
04:00, 2019-08-23

Creative thinking: Researchers propose solar methanol island using ocean CO₂ Enlarge / Artist's rendering of solar methanol islands. (credit: Novaton) Imagine an open ocean, Sun beating down overhead, with 70 islands of sola...
20:51, 2019-06-06

How CrossFit's power couple met as teenagers When Tia-Clair Toomey takes the field at the 2019 CrossFit Games later this summer, she will do so as the overwhelming favorite to claim the title "T...
15:00, 2019-05-30

Are These Teenagers Really Running a Presidential Campaign? Yes. (Maybe.) The retired senator Mike Gravel gave two young fans his Twitter password and permission to campaign in his name. It might be a stunt — or the future ...
17:51, 2019-06-06

'Don't wait': how to talk to teenagers about porn A generation is growing up with online pornography. What impact is it having on them – and how should parents handle it?When Jed first heard from fri...
09:51, 2019-08-31

Girl missing in Malaysia 'not like other teenagers' The family of a London girl missing in Malaysia has said the 15-year-old is "not like other teenagers" and does not go anywhere alone - as the search...
07:00, 2019-08-10

Cutting the Cord: What Parents and Teenagers Need to Know In her Help Desk column, Judith Newman shares books on “adulting” — learning the skills we need to make it in the world, without Mom or Dad at the re...
11:17, 2019-08-23

Shootings Spur Debate on Extremism and Guns, With Trump on Defense Mr. Trump’s usual methods of deflection sputtered as he faced new criticism and scrutiny for the plain echoes of his own rhetoric in the El Paso shoo...
01:00, 2019-08-06

Facebook to train AI with police bodycam footage to combat extremism Facebook will work with law enforcement agencies to train its artificial intelligence systems to detect videos of violent events as part of its ongoi...
09:51, 2019-09-20

Germany must combat right-wing extremism, Merkel says after politician's murder Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday said the state must rigorously fight right-wing extremism following the murder of a prominent politici...
16:51, 2019-06-22

Anti-extremism group run by social media giants becomes independent A group formed by Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube to combat terrorist abuse and online extremism on social media is becoming a separate orga...
16:51, 2019-09-24

Brazil: Bolsonaro fires key moderate who warned of dangers of 'extremism' Government secretary Carlos Alberto dos Santos Cruz forced outNews comes as scandal swirls around justice minister MoroBrazil’s far-right president J...
05:17, 2019-06-14

German state fights Islamist extremism with YouTube satire The state government of North Rhine-Westphalia is betting on wit and humor as an antidote to Islamist extremism. Extremists use YouTube to target you...
23:34, 2019-08-26

NY lawmakers propose bill that would require cars to have rear-seat detection devices A state bill that would require car manufacturers to install a device to protect children from being abandoned in hot cars was introduced Friday as t...
05:34, 2019-08-03

Hong Kong Exchanges Propose $39 Billion London Stock Exchange Takeover "The board of HKEX believes a proposed combination with LSEG represents a highly compelling strategic opportunity to create a global market infrastru...
15:00, 2019-09-11

No, Teenagers Are Not Growing ‘Skull Horns’ Because of Smartphones More than a year ago, a pair of Australian researchers published a paper in Scientific Reports to little fanfare. In it, they noted that a surprising...
17:34, 2019-06-21

'It could have been me': On the trail of the British teenagers who became 'brides of Isis' How were bright British Muslim girls lured into joining Isis? Azadeh Moaveni travelled to Turkey, Syria and Tunisia to find outWhen the Bethnal Green...
00:51, 2019-10-07

Why John Green Likes Writing for Teenagers The Y.A. author, whose novel “Looking for Alaska” has just been adapted for a Hulu series, says “young people are thinking about so many important qu...
20:34, 2019-10-10

Two teenagers die minutes apart during violent night in London The Mayor of London said he was "sickened" after a bloody night in the city saw four people stabbed and a teenager shot dead, in a spate of separate ...
10:51, 2019-06-16

Man shot by teenagers dies in the same hospital where he had just become a father Tyrese Garvin, 20, had just finished visiting his newborn twins at the Louisville hospital when he was shot Sunday.       &...
04:17, 2019-06-30

German biathlon ex-coach fights to get weapons back after extremism accusation Andreas Stitzl had his gun license revoked after German authorities strongly suspected he was part of the far-right Reichsbürger movement. The former...
21:17, 2019-07-10

Trump Administration Balks at Global Pact to Crack Down on Online Extremism Citing American’s free speech protections, the administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which urges major online platforms t...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Swinson’s remain extremism has given Labour a golden opportunity | Polly Toynbee Against the Liberal Democrats’ revoke and Boris Johnson’s no deal, Jeremy Corbyn’s referendum plan is the best Brexit policyBrexit is the disrupter t...
03:51, 2019-09-17

Social Media Companies Led By Facebook Ramp Up To Fight Online Extremism Social media companies led by Facebook said Monday they were ramping up an industry body that aims to weed out extremist content, seeking to put proc...
15:51, 2019-09-24

In blow to Mexican president, finance minister quits over economic 'extremism' Mexico's moderate Finance Minister Carlos Urzua resigned on Tuesday with a letter that shocked markets by citing "extremism" in economic policy, befo...
05:17, 2019-07-10

Tech companies back independent watchdog to tackle online extremism A global working group set up by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft to remove extremist content will become an independent watchdog working "t...
05:17, 2019-09-24

Trump administration to propose rule that would cut 3.1 million people from food stamp program: report The Trump administration is set to propose a rule Tuesday that would cut about 3.1 million Americans from the food-stamp program in an effort to save...
12:34, 2019-07-23

Canadian Police Scale Down Manhunt for Fugitive Teenagers Canadian police said Wednesday they are scaling down but not abandoning the hunt in a remote and rugged part of northern Manitoba for two teenagers s...
23:51, 2019-07-31

‘It’s a safety blanket’: why more and more teenagers are relying on life coaches We think of life coaching as something for middle-aged executives, yet 17- and 18-year-olds are increasingly signing up. Is it for career advice – or...
18:17, 2019-07-31

U.N. Head Warns World Faces ‘Unprecedented Threat’ From Violent Extremism and Terrorism (UNITED NATIONS) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned Wednesday that the world is facing “an unprecedented threat from intolerance...
07:17, 2019-09-26

Stop spread of hatred, Javid appeals as he warns of worst-ever extremism threat Britain is facing its worst-ever threat from extremism, Sajid Javid warned today as he called for a new nationwide effort to counter the spread of ha...
13:34, 2019-07-19

More U.S. Teenagers Are Trying to Lose Weight Than in Years Past. That May Be Reason for Concern Recent years have ushered in a wellness movement that emphasizes body positivity and holistic health over thinness and crash diets. But new federal d...
18:00, 2019-07-17

Lexington Police Charge Teenagers In Connection With Recent Shootings LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Lexington Police Department has charged two teenagers in connection with a pair of recent shootings in the same n...
23:51, 2019-05-26

Robot babies teach Colombian teenagers about parenthood – in pictures Schoolchildren in Caldas take part in a voluntary project using a rubber doll with built-in software programmed to act like a newborn Continue readin...
18:51, 2019-07-03

Arkansas Woman Charged Over Holding Four Black Teenagers at Gunpoint The boys were raising money for their football team. The woman, identified as Jerri Kelly, 46, is facing charges of aggravated assault and false impr...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Bored Teenagers Built a Rocket to Launch Into Space---'It's Truly a Miracle' This week, a group of college kids will see if their crazy attempt to send a rocket into space on their own succeeds. The rollicking mission was run ...
00:17, 2019-05-30

Dave Eggers: why we should listen to teenagers speak about climate crisis As the International Congress of Youth Voices kicks off in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the Guardian invited young delegates to write about their fight aga...
07:51, 2019-08-12

The park is full of teenagers who are not up to anything dodgy, but still worry me | Romesh Ranganathan Playing football in the park on a Ranganathan day of fun, we are joined by Lionel Messi’s lovechildI am working a lot at the moment and so am trying ...
10:34, 2019-06-01

Review: Teenagers must ward off mischievous supernatural beings in Jinn Supernatural creatures threaten a group of high school students in the new Netflix series Jinn. A high school field trip to the ancient archaeologi...
04:34, 2019-06-24

The astonishing stories of three fighters who clocked up 100 professional fights while they were only teenagers Who was the youngest boxer to reach 100 professional fights? Alex Daley investigates The post The astonishing stories of three fighters who clocked u...
21:34, 2019-09-26

3 Georgia Teenagers Fatally Shot in Attempted Robbery, Authorities Say The killing of the three teenagers, one of whom is said to have opened fire on three people in a Conyers, Ga., front yard, could represent a “Stand Y...
14:17, 2019-09-18

‘The face of a movement’: N.S. teenagers draw inspiration from Greta Thunberg A day after Greta Thunberg gave a moving speech at the UN Climate Action Summit, high school students in Nova Scotia are taking notice of the Swedish...
05:17, 2019-09-25

| Sudan talks cancelled as teenagers' killing triggers outrage Sudanese protest leaders cancelled planned talks with the country's ruling generals as hundreds of schoolchildren demonstrated in Khartoum against th...
00:51, 2019-08-01

Horrid Conditions in Syria Camp Where ISIS Families Fled Risk Fostering Extremism The “intolerable” conditions at the Al Hol camp in Syria, set up to house families fleeing Islamic State strongholds, are fueling radicalization, acc...
23:34, 2019-09-11

'Facebook is at the point of no return': What teenagers love and hate about social media Gen Z — from babies being born now up to the age of around 22 — use WhatsApp for communicating with their parents and are courted by the likes of Sna...
23:00, 2019-07-31

Two Teenagers Allegedly Rape 8-Year-Old Girl In Madhya Pradesh: Police Two teenagers allegedly raped an eight-year-old girl at a village in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh, the police said today. The incident occurr...
21:00, 2019-06-12

Two teenagers arrested over Australian bushfire; firefighters continue to battle at least 50 blazes Two Australian teenagers were charged Wednesday in setting one of the dozens of destructive fires that have raged across the country’s eastern coast ...
02:00, 2019-09-13

US teenagers Coco Gauff, Caty McNally win Citi Open doubles American teens Coco Gauff and Caty McNally won their first pro tournament as a doubles team by beating the fourth-seeded duo of Maria Sanchez and Fan...
04:00, 2019-08-04

12 Israeli teenagers held in Cyprus over alleged rape of British woman A court in Cyprus has detained 12 Israeli youths on the island for suspicion of an alleged rape on a 19-year-old British tourist. The tourist filed a...
02:51, 2019-07-19

Two teenagers charged and two arrested in connection to the stabbing death of a 14-year-old boy outside his school in Canada Two teenagers have been charged with first degree murder, and two more were arrested Tuesday in connection with the stabbing of a 14-year-old boy out...
12:34, 2019-10-09

Twelve Israeli teenagers held in Cyprus over alleged rape of British woman Youths aged between 16 and 18 accused of raping 19-year-old tourist at hotel in Ayia NapaA court in Cyprus has remanded 12 Israeli youths in custody ...
00:01, 2019-07-19

Chess: Teenagers impress as Michael Adams clinches seventh British title Adams moves to within striking distance of the all-time records of Jonathan Penrose and Henry AtkinsMichael Adams edged out David Howell for the Brit...
16:34, 2019-08-09

Amazon Echo devices are assembled by teenagers forced to work overtime hours In a scathing report that shouldn’t shock anyone, a new expose from China Labor Watch reveals that a Foxconn-owned factory has been employing u...
11:00, 2019-08-10

Georgia teenagers staged kidnapping at mall to gain YouTube followers, police say A teenager screaming for help inside an SUV in the parking lot at a mall in Georgia last week was nothing more than a stunt meant to be uploaded to Y...
18:17, 2019-07-11

Greta Thunberg joins hundreds of teenagers in climate protest in New York - video Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was joined by hundreds of American teenagers protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York on Friday cal...
20:51, 2019-08-30

British teenagers sent to East Africa to avoid rising UK knife crime: reports Hundreds of British teenagers are being shipped by their parents to parts of East Africa to avoid the rising knife crime in the United Kingdom that h...
16:17, 2019-05-28

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez and "20,000 Teenagers" Live It Up at Ariana Grande Concert Ariana Grande had more than a few famous faces in the crowd at her concert in Miami on Friday night. Jennifer Lopez and her fiancé Alex Rodriguez to...
06:17, 2019-06-02

Trump bashed 'the Squad' and called Rashida Tlaib a 'lunatic' in a speech to over a thousand teenagers Jonathan Ernst/Reuters During a speech at a Turning Point USA conference for conservative high school students in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, Presid...
01:34, 2019-07-24

Jury: Vermont man guilty of second-degree murder in the deaths of 5 teenagers in a 2016 wrong-way crash BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Jury: Vermont man guilty of second-degree murder in the deaths of 5 teenagers in a 2016 wrong-way crash . The post Jury: Vermo...
20:17, 2019-05-22

Missing Canadian teenagers Kam McLeod and Bryer Schegelsky named as suspects in murder of two young tourists Two teenagers first thought to be missing have now been named by Canadian police as suspects in the murder of two young tourists and the death of a t...
14:51, 2019-07-24

Florida teenagers killed in 'tragic accident' while visiting Peru days after high school graduation A trip celebrating a milestone turned tragic when two recent Florida high school graduates were killed Friday in an accident while exploring Peru, ac...
15:01, 2019-05-27

Tributes to young tourists murdered in Canada as police say their deaths could be linked to search for missing teenagers Tributes have been paid to a young couple who were murdered while travelling through Canada after police said their deaths could be linked to the sea...
03:51, 2019-07-24

Engaging world’s youth vital to preventing violent extremism, building sustainable peace, UN official tells Baku Forum The spotlight for the second and final day of the 5th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, shined brightly on youth, with a liv...
23:51, 2019-05-21

Jeffrey Epstein's lawyers propose up to $77M bail for accused sex trafficker's release Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein's lawyers seek his release on a bail package as high as $77 million while the New York financier fights c...
03:51, 2019-07-12

Friday’s Daily Brief: Day of the Girl Child, mayors lead on climate emergency, Turkey Syria offensive, new statelessness pledges, extremism in social media Our top stories for Friday: Day of the Girl Child celebrated around the world; city mayors lead on climate fight; humanitarian alarm rising over Turk...
22:17, 2019-10-11

Want to curb your robocall agony? Try these 3 things now Adding a unique ringtone to your contacts would signal that this call is from someone you know; also make sure to set them up in your contacts list. ...
16:17, 2019-05-21

What Are Red Flag Laws and Do They Help Curb Gun Violence? Over the weekend, at least 31 people were killed in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, just days after similar acts of gun violence i...
21:51, 2019-08-07

Instagram may help you curb DM spam on a public account Instagram is working on a new feature that will give you the power to choose who can send you messages, based on what app researcher Jane Manchun Won...
10:17, 2019-09-01

How to Curb Bullying in Schools? Fine the Parents, Some Say A Wisconsin city is due to vote next week on a bill that would make parents pay if their children bully others — a measure several municipalities hav...
21:17, 2019-06-11

This Self-Driving Garbage Can Remembers to Take the Trash to the Curb For You Despite what the inventors of the world want you to believe, not everything in your home needs to be intelligent, automated, and motorized—except you...
19:34, 2019-09-30

Dear Walmart C.E.O.: You Have the Power to Curb Gun Violence. Do It. Walmart, the country’s largest retailer and seller of guns, should use its vast economic leverage to force corporate America to confront shooting dea...
04:00, 2019-08-06

Counter-terror chief Neil Basu: Better social mobility would do more to stop extremism than 'policing and state security' combined Improved social mobility in the UK could do more to stop extremism than "policing and state security" combined, Scotland Yard's counter-terrorism chi...
18:34, 2019-08-07

BHP to invest $400 million to curb climate-changing emissions The world's biggest listed miner BHP said on Tuesday it would invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions from its own operations and f...
10:51, 2019-07-23

UK wants to curb fake news and cyberbullying with new internet laws The UK government plans to make social media firms legally take responsibility for their users and safety, as well as the content that appears on the...
20:51, 2019-05-21

Oil Investors Worry Growth Slowdown Would Curb Demand Oil investors are as worried about slowing demand as they are about excess supply, amid fresh concerns that the U.S.-China trade fight will hurt the ...
18:34, 2019-08-06

U.S. Promises Security Aid, but No Funds, to Guatemala to Curb Migration In Guatemala, the homeland security secretary offset requests for restoring funding cuts by offering hands-on assistance from United States agents an...
18:17, 2019-06-01

Environmental campaigners want EU to curb Balkans hydropower incentives Environmental campaigners called for the European Union to curb the number of small hydropower projects in the Western Balkans by pressing for more s...
18:00, 2019-09-25

How to Use the Cash Envelope System to Curb Mindless Spending Some parts of a budget are easy to set and stick to. Your rent isn’t going to fluctuate. Your gym membership is probably a predictable amount. You ha...
21:34, 2019-06-11

Sex blinds queen bees to curb their promiscuity, study says They say love is blind, but bees take that literally. For a queen honeybee, the consequences of being inseminated during sex by a drone bee can be do...
03:34, 2019-09-18

This is how Google plans to curb permission begging on Android Apps with excessive permissions requests are nothing new on Android, and Google has been trying to alleviate the issue by changing its policies numer...
00:17, 2019-06-28

EA meets with gamers to help curb toxic behavior online EA knows online harassment is a problem with its games like anyone else's, and it's taking some (small) steps toward creating a less toxic ...
08:17, 2019-09-11

The Morning After: FedEx Express kicks Amazon to the curb Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Take a breath. That's about all of the time you have to recover from Apple's WWDC 2019 event -- real...
16:34, 2019-06-08

UA law students help create website to curb eviction problem TUCSON — Antonio Coronado hopes the new web tool https://hellolandlord.org/ will be a cyber middleman “It’s the beginning of the co...
10:00, 2019-07-01

German cities struggle to curb housing shortage For years Germany's real estate market has been plagued by a housing shortage, particularly in big cities. A new study says that is unlikely to chang...
02:00, 2019-07-23

U.S. inflation picks up; slowing economy likely to curb rise U.S. consumer prices increased by the most in 15 months in April, which could support the Federal Reserve's contention that recent low inflation read...
16:51, 2019-05-31

U.N. flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity...
15:51, 2019-08-08

Fed Intervenes to Curb Soaring Short-Term Borrowing Costs For the first time in more than a decade, the Federal Reserve injected cash into money markets Tuesday to pull down interest rates and said it would ...
04:51, 2019-09-18

Efforts to curb cyberbullying won’t stop the broader tech backlash Attempts to clean up social networks are to be applauded, but such efforts are mere bandaids in the bigger fight to counter anti-tech sentiment. Read...
23:00, 2019-07-10

South African army sent into townships to curb gang violence Move follows thousands of deaths in Cape Flats, but critics say it will not address causesSoldiers have begun patrolling poor neighbourhoods on the o...
15:17, 2019-07-19

Fed Officials Last Month Worried Trade War Could Curb Hiring, U.S. Economy Federal Reserve officials grew more worried when they cut interest rates last month that slowing global growth, exacerbated by the U.S.-China trade w...
11:00, 2019-10-10

Indonesia raises minimum age for marriage to curb child brides Indonesia's parliament has raised the minimum age at which women can marry to 19, in a ruling which is expected to curb child marriage in the country...
21:17, 2019-09-17

Slovenia erects more border fence to curb migrant inflow Slovenia has begun work on an additional stretch of fence along its southern border with Croatia with which it aims to keep out a rising number of mi...
15:17, 2019-08-22

Mega-Exercise By Security Agencies To Curb Infiltration Along Pak Border Constant patrolling along the line of control and the international border has brought down infiltration levels by 43 per cent and agencies are now w...
21:34, 2019-07-22

More states are targeting teen vaping, but health advocates say it’s not enough to curb use Virginia and Illinois have joined six other states, the District of Columbia and hundreds of municipalities in implementing Tobacco 21 policies, whic...
01:34, 2019-07-02

Lindsey Graham pushes 'red flag' bill to curb gun violence Sen. Lindsey Graham said Monday he will propose bipartisan legislation to encourage more states to adopt “red flag” laws after a pair of horrific ma...
05:00, 2019-08-06

Virginia outlaws deepfakes in its efforts to curb revenge porn For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how i...
13:51, 2019-07-02

Driver jumps curb in the Bronx, kills child in stroller A 1-year-old girl in a stroller was killed Tuesday when a driver jumped a curb in the Bronx and plowed into her, according to police. The toddler was...
06:51, 2019-09-18

Senate Rejects Curb on Trump’s Authority to Strike Iran The Senate shot down a measure that would have required President Trump to seek Congress’s approval before launching an offensive military strike on ...
00:51, 2019-06-29

Health care investment needed to curb out-of-pocket spending: WHO Governments must boost spending on primary health care by at least an additional 1 percent of their gross domestic product to widen coverage and stop...
10:17, 2019-09-22

WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation The World Health Organization said on Thursday it welcomed a commitment by Facebook that it would direct users seeking vaccine information on its Ins...
02:00, 2019-09-06

"Curb Terror Funding By October, Or Else...": Global Body Warning To Pak The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has issued a strong warning to Pakistan, stating that the country could be blacklisted unless it fulfils an "a...
20:51, 2019-06-21

Mexico touts efforts to curb flow of migrants to U.S. border Mexico's president on Tuesday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for saying Mexico was keeping its commitment to reduce the flow of U.S.-bound migra...
21:51, 2019-07-02

Tanzania governor to create a database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart br...
04:17, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong set to ban face masks in bid to curb violence: media Hong Kong is set to enact an emergency law to ban face masks at rallies, media reported on Thursday, as authorities grapple with nearly four months o...
12:00, 2019-10-03

Can a 4,815-Mile Wall of Trees Help Curb Climate Change in Africa? The seedlings are ready. One hundred and fifty thousand shoots of drought-resistant acacia, hardy baobab and Moringa spill out of their black plastic...
14:17, 2019-09-12

Trump reportedly will threaten to curb intelligence sharing with UK over Huawei Trump plans to tell the British government that Washington may limit intelligence sharing with the U.K. if it continues to allow Chinese tech giant H...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at U.S.-Mexico border Number 12,026 - better known as Marcial Artigas, 33, from Holguin, Cuba - waited nervously at a migration office at the U.S.-Mexico border as a Mexic...
02:34, 2019-07-16

Huawei Feels U.S. Squeeze in U.K., Japan as Partners Curb Business Chip designer Arm is suspending business with Huawei and major mobile-phone carriers in Japan and the U.K. are holding off on new Huawei phones in th...
19:34, 2019-05-22

China's environmentally stressed regions to curb industry in new rules China will order local governments to raise the approval threshold for new industrial projects and limit the number of polluting factories in regions...
14:51, 2019-06-28

Opinion: Science guides UN actions to curb land degradation Forest fires, droughts, flashfloods and storms: Unusual trends are destroying lives and and making the public jittery because ignorance is no longer ...
15:17, 2019-09-03

English FA urges fans to curb anti-social behaviour "England\u0027s Football Association (FA) has urged the supporters of the national team to stamp out \"embarrassing\" and anti-social behaviour ahead...
15:34, 2019-05-30

Facebook unfurls new measures in Singapore to curb elections interference Amidst calls from Singapore's law minister for regulations to address foreign interference in local elections, Facebook advertisers running campaigns...
20:00, 2019-09-26

China stocks end higher, bleak data curb gains China stocks closed higher on Wednesday, following the tariffs reprieve from Washington, but gave up much of early gains as bleak data rekindled worr...
11:51, 2019-08-14

Calif. power shutoffs underway to curb fire danger Power has been cut to more than half a million customers in Northern California, and utility officials say they'll cut power to nearly 800 thousand c...
03:00, 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg hits back at adults 'mocking and threatening teenagers' in scathing Twitter thread Climate activist Greta Thunberg has hit back at adults who "choose to spend their time mocking and threatening teenagers and children for promoting s...
05:17, 2019-09-26

Glendon Spence death: Teenagers jailed after 'merciless' killing of man stabbed at Brixton youth centre Two teenagers have been jailed for killing an aspiring mechanic in a "shocking and cruel" attack in front of children inside a youth centre in south ...
20:51, 2019-10-11

Your Money: Big companies explore virtual care to curb healthcare costs Big companies are increasing incorporating virtual technology and care options into employee benefit plans to combat the rising healthcare costs that...
23:17, 2019-08-14

Oil prices slip as demand concerns outweigh efforts to curb supply Oil prices slipped on Tuesday, offsetting narrow gains in the previous session, as sluggish demand forecasts countered expectations that major produc...
06:34, 2019-08-13

Wisconsin high court upholds curb on powers of Democratic governor The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday upheld a last-ditch Republican move late last year to curb the powers of incoming Democratic Governor Tony Ever...
23:51, 2019-06-21

Tanzania governor wants to create a national database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart br...
22:00, 2019-08-13

10-year-old killed after driver loses control, mounts curb in Brooklyn A 10-year-old boy who was getting ready to celebrate his birthday later this month was struck and killed Tuesday by a driver in Brooklyn who lost con...
16:00, 2019-09-11

Suicides in Jails Are Preventable: How a Unique Approach May Help Curb Self-Harm in Confinement Conspiracy theories aside, Jeffrey Epstein is one of the latest and most prominent of the hundreds that die by suicide yearly in America’s jails. His...
13:17, 2019-08-21

Amarinder Singh Seeks PM Modi's Help To Curb Drug Menace In Punjab Reiterating his demand for a national drugs policy to check the drug menace, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought Prime Minister Narendra...
11:34, 2019-06-02

Foot Locker is kicked to the curb, and one technical analyst says it's on track for new lows Foot Locker got roughed up last week. Charts suggest it could see short-lived relief, but beware a fake rally, says Piper Jaffray's Craig Johnso...
14:17, 2019-05-28

Australia Formed a Task Force to Curb Foreign Meddling at Universities (CANBERRA, Australia) — Australia announced Wednesday that it has formed a task force to crack down on attempts by foreign governments to meddl...
09:00, 2019-08-29

Government's 14,000-Crore-Rupee Plan To Curb Road Accidents Across India A Rs 14,000 crore project has been prepared by the government to identify accident black spots and plug gaps in highways to reduce casualties, Road T...
14:00, 2019-07-11

Bipartisan Proposal Aims to Curb Anticompetitive Hospital Pricing Contracts Proposed bipartisan draft legislation aims to promote transparency in health-care pricing by protecting consumers from surprise medical bills and boo...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Sri Lanka readies laws to curb hate speech, false news Sri Lanka’s government will introduce laws to curb hate speech and false news that threaten ethnic reconciliation and national security, in the after...
10:51, 2019-06-06

The Trump administration plans to ban flavored e-cigs to curb teen vaping The Trump administration announced today that it may ban the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes in an attempt to curb teen vaping, The New York Times...
00:00, 2019-09-12

Fed Confronts Balance-Sheet Decisions to Curb Money-Market Volatility The Federal Reserve fixed the recent dysfunction in an obscure but critical lending market. Now it has to decide how to prevent these problems from r...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Rains, military response help curb fires in Brazil's Amazon in September The number of fires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest has receded, falling 36% in September from August to well below a 20-year historic average for the ...
04:34, 2019-10-06

Mexico’s National Guard, a ‘Work in Progress,’ Deployed to Curb Migration The brand-new force was created to fight crime, not deal with migrant families, and analysts fear human rights abuses if it goes to the Guatemalan bo...
03:00, 2019-06-15

Democratic hopeful Warren seeks to curb U.S. lobbying, corporate power Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday proposed a major rewrite of U.S. laws governing lobbying that she said was aimed at rest...
18:17, 2019-09-16

U.S. Supreme Court takes major case that could curb abortion access The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to take up a major abortion case that could lead to new curbs on access to the procedure as it considers the ...
19:17, 2019-10-04

Mexico sees diminished threat of U.S. tariffs after effort to curb migration Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday the U.S. threat of tariffs on Mexican goods had lessened, after his top envoy met Pre...
04:00, 2019-09-12

O'Rourke calls for licensing in plan to curb gun violence and white nationalism Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is calling for the creation of a national gun registry, a nationwide gun licensing system and the man...
14:17, 2019-08-17

Zuck says Facebook will never curb offensive content — but vows to protect its moderators For the past five years, we’ve heard countless reports on how hard content moderation really is, and moderators at social networking giant Facebook c...
19:00, 2019-10-01

UPDATE 1-Maersk warns trade tensions could curb shipping growth Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk warned on Friday that trade tensions and an economic slowdown could put a brake on growth in freight movemen...
11:51, 2019-05-24

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system an...
14:17, 2019-08-07

U.S. lawmakers ask Pentagon for list of Chinese companies to curb 'economic espionage' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers asked the Pentagon on Thursday to name companies owned by the Chinese military operating in the United States, a...
05:00, 2019-09-13

Peru president dissolves congress amid attempts to curb corruption It is not the first time in Peru's history that a president has dissolved congress. In 1992, Alberto Fujimori shut down congress, assumed legislative...
05:00, 2019-10-01

Greece to increase border patrols and deportations to curb migrant influx Greece is to step up border patrols, move asylum-seekers from its islands to the mainland and speed up deportations in an effort to deal with a resur...
04:51, 2019-09-01

Bali officially bans all single-use plastic to curb ocean pollution Bali has banned the use of single-use plastic items in a bid to cut down on ocean pollution. The law prohibiting plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam h...
22:51, 2019-07-02

Education leader urges Pima County to take action to curb vaping ‘crisis’ TUCSON –After the Pima County Board of Supervisors voted 3 to 2 not to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21, Pima County...
05:51, 2019-09-24

China refiners curb fuel output after massive new plants stoke glut China's fuel producers are making extended curbs to their output in the third quarter after supply from mammoth new refineries stoked an already-size...
10:34, 2019-07-08

Want to boost your home's curb appeal before putting it up for sale? Follow these rules What changes, big or small, can you make to freshen up the front of your house, without spending a ton of money       ...
19:17, 2019-08-12

GOP senators introduce bill requiring DNA testing of migrants to curb child trafficking Senate Republicans this week introduced a bill to implement DNA testing of migrants claiming to be part of a family unit as they come to the southern...
03:34, 2019-09-15

Gen. Jack Keane: Trump sanctions 'crippling' Iran, trying to curb 'aggressive behavior' The Trump administration's Iran sanctions are hurting the country's economy and recent events are exposing Tehran's "strategy" to deal with the matte...
11:00, 2019-06-18

Coal miners' union urges silica regulation to curb black lung The head of the national coal miners' union on Thursday urged the Trump administration to impose regulation on silica dust in mines, which researcher...
00:17, 2019-06-07

Woman fatally struck after drunk driver jumps Bronx curb: cops A woman was fatally hit by a drunk, speeding driver who drove his car onto the sidewalk in the Bronx over the weekend, cops said Wednesday. Francisco...
21:34, 2019-08-14

Blacklisted: Publisher Kicks Central Park 5 Prosecutor Linda Fairstein to the Curb Sometimes life comes at you fast or — in the case of former prosecutor-turned-author Linda Fairstein — decades later, with Fairstein facing the lates...
18:34, 2019-06-09

Montreal creates committee to curb climate change, reduce carbon footprint New partners are joining the fight, announced Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, including the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Montreal Public...
02:51, 2019-06-20

Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Curb Ponzi Schemes; Protect Poor Investors In a bid to save gullible investors from ponzi schemes, Lok Sabha on Friday unanimously passed the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019 ...
20:34, 2019-07-24

Louisiana governor to sign 'heartbeat' ban, latest move to curb U.S. abortion rights Louisiana's Democratic governor said on Wednesday he would sign a bill passed earlier in the day to ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, ...
04:51, 2019-05-30

Russia and Saudi Arabia agree to extend deal with Opec to curb oil output Vladimir Putin says deal due to expire on Sunday will be extended by six to nine monthsRussia has agreed with Saudi Arabia to extend by six to nine m...
03:17, 2019-06-30

Trump Drafts Order to Curb Foreign Contraband as China Talks Stagnate The executive order would increase inspections of packages, in an effort to crack down on shipments of counterfeit goods and drugs from nations inclu...
20:00, 2019-09-11

Southeast Asian nations, among worst ocean polluters, aim to curb plastic debris Thai zero-waste advocate Thanaboon Somboon never leaves his home without what he calls a full "weaponry" of reusable shopping bags, coffee tumblers a...
11:51, 2019-06-21

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn't curb opioid overdose deaths, study says Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanfo...
22:34, 2019-06-10

Backlisted: Publisher Kicks Central Park 5 Prosecutor Linda Fairstein to the Curb Sometimes life comes at you fast or — in the case of former prosecutor-turned-author Linda Fairstein — decades later, with Fairstein facing the lates...
04:17, 2019-06-08

More than 40 Swiss military staff hit with vomiting bug Four critical after members of academy in central Switzerland suddenly suffer acute gastrointestinal problems More than 40 military staff and recruit...
14:34, 2019-07-05

Swiss gov't OKs regulatory approach for big banks The Swiss government does not see any need for fundamental changes in the way big banks including UBS Group and Credit Suisse are regulated, it said ...
11:17, 2019-07-03

Swiss women go on strike over inequality Switzerland is one of the lowest-ranked countries in the West in terms of wage equality. Public workers in Zürich have disputed that supporting the s...
14:51, 2019-06-14

Swiss men have some of the worst sperm in Europe Swiss men have among the worst quality sperm in Europe, a study shows. One in six have a concentration below 15 million per milliliter of semen, the ...
21:17, 2019-05-23

This Swiss river is clear enough to see 30 feet below Tucked away in Ticino, Switzerland, Valle Verzasca is known for its debris-free, crystal clear water. Swimmers can clearly see the bottom of the riv...
23:51, 2019-07-31

Swiss government wants further talks on accord with EU BERLIN (AP) — The Swiss government says it wants further talks with the European Union about an accord that’s intended to regulate bilateral ti...
20:01, 2019-06-07

FDA launches 'Magic' television ad campaign with magician Julius Dein to curb teen vaping The FDA is launching a television ad campaign with a popular street magician designed to tell teenagers about the potential dangers of vaping and e-c...
20:34, 2019-07-22

Diabetes Diet: Sugar-Free, Dates-Based Desserts To Curb Sweet Cravings Dates are one of the sweetest fruits nature has gifted us with.Diabetes patients can also have their fill of sweet treats with naturally sweetened me...
20:17, 2019-07-01

Support for abortion rights grows as some U.S. states curb access: Reuters/Ipsos poll Americans have become more supportive of abortion rights over the past year, even as a wave of Republican-controlled state governments have imposed n...
14:17, 2019-05-26

Instant view: OPEC's nine-month oil output curb boosts price outlook, shale OPEC ministers on Monday agreed to extend the oil producers' group supply cuts until early 2020 to prop up crude prices and offset the risk of a mark...
00:51, 2019-07-02

California makes deepfakes illegal to curb revenge porn and doctored political videos Revenge porn isn’t exactly a new phenomenon, but with advancements in AI, “deepfakes” — an AI-based technology used to digitally produce or alter rea...
22:00, 2019-10-07

Swiss women strike to demand equal pay Hundreds of thousands protest against ‘culture of sexism in everday life’Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland have taken to the streets ...
01:34, 2019-06-15

Why the Swiss Spat With EU Is Spilling Into Stock Markets Strained relations between Switzerland and the European Union have taken a dramatic twist, with the political discord now set to impact trading in Sw...
20:51, 2019-06-27

Why Swiss Spat With EU Could Spill Into Stock Markets  Strained relations between Switzerland and the European Union are threatening to affect trading in Swiss stocks. The two sides are at odds over a pol...
17:17, 2019-06-20

Swiss government says coffee 'not essential', stockpiling to end Switzerland on Wednesday announced plans to abolish the nation's emergency stockpile of coffee, in place for decades, after declaring the beans not v...
01:51, 2019-05-22

| Fake cops steal $3.7m from Swiss woman Fraudsters posing as police officers stole 3.3m euros ($3.7m) from a Swiss woman through an elaborate scam that involved a fake plot implicating the ...
21:17, 2019-06-27

| Viviani cuts past Sagan for Swiss win Italian road-race champion Elia Viviani outfoxed overall leader and triple world title holder Peter Sagan to clinch stage five of the Tour de Suisse....
23:51, 2019-06-19

Semenya cleared to compete by Swiss court Runner Caster Semenya will be allowed to compete without having to take testosterone-reducing medication after a Swiss court ordered athletics' gover...
19:17, 2019-06-03

Federer subdues Wawrinka in Swiss classic Roger Federer came through his first serious test on his return to the French Open as he subdued some fierce Stan Wawrinka resistance to reach the Fr...
01:34, 2019-06-05

| Man who pushed German boy under train was on run from Swiss police An Eritrean man accused of killing an eight-year-old boy by pushing him under a train in Germany had been on the run from Swiss police after a violen...
17:51, 2019-07-31

Swiss auction off seized supercar collection Swiss authorities confiscated 25 luxury cars from the playboy son of Equatorial Guinea's president in 2016. They will be auctioned on Sunday to pay f...
20:51, 2019-09-29

UBS's Ermotti says Swiss bank's CEO bench at least three deep: NZZ UBS has least three candidates from inside the biggest Swiss bank who could eventually step into the CEO role, Chief Executive Sergio Ermotti said in...
17:00, 2019-08-29

Climate protesters arrested outside Swiss banks Environmental activists, seeking to pressure Swiss banks into halting the financing of fossil fuels, blocked entrances to Credit Suisse in Zurich and...
17:00, 2019-07-08

Supercars of Obiang son on the block at Swiss auction A collection of luxury cars confiscated by Geneva authorities from a son of the president of Equatorial Guinea is estimated to fetch 18.5 million Swi...
00:51, 2019-09-28

I Just Sold My Beloved 'Project Swiss Cheese' for $500 The year was 2015, and I’d just left my engineering job to try this whole “writing” thing for Jalopnik. One of my goals was to start a wrenching seri...
07:34, 2019-05-25

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14:51, 2019-05-21

German climbers die after falling from Swiss peak Two Germans fell to their deaths while climbing one of the highest peaks in the Swiss Alps. The cause of the fall remains unclear and an investigatio...
17:17, 2019-08-04

To Curb Hate Speech Online, Beto O'Rourke Says Hold the Platforms Hosting That Shit Responsible Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke wants to stem the spread of hate speech on the internet after several recent mass shootings, including one in O’...
11:17, 2019-08-19

How Congress can strengthen US-India relations amid rising trade tensions and curb China threat As the world's largest democracy and a solid partner in the Indo-Pacific region, India is ideologically congruent and strategically central to U...
21:51, 2019-06-28

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency - watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other coun...
10:34, 2019-09-12

Belinda Bencic Melted Down Into A Puddle Of Swiss Cheese Despite losing a tight first set on a tiebreaker, Belinda Bencic was in complete control of her U.S. Open semifinal. The 22-year-old Swiss had bounce...
18:51, 2019-09-06

1 killed, 6 injured in accident on Swiss cable car route Police say one man has been killed and six other people injured in an accident during regular maintenance work on a mountain cable car line in centra...
16:34, 2019-06-05

U.S. lawmaker says still concerned about Facebook cryptocurrency after Swiss meetings The chair of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee said on Sunday she remained concerned about Facebook's plans for a digital currency after me...
00:00, 2019-08-26

Pompeo, Swiss FM in talks likely dominated by Iran tensions BELLINZONA, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is holding talks with his Swiss counterpart that are expected to focus on Iran. Am...
16:34, 2019-06-02

Top Swiss prosecutor recuses himself from football corruption probe Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber will no longer participate in meetings about his department's probe into corruption in world soccer, his office...
22:17, 2019-06-19

Swiss win moves Vergne closer to second Formula E title "Jean-Eric Vergne took another step towards becoming the all-electric Formula E series\u0027s first multiple champion by winning a Swiss ePrix that h...
00:51, 2019-06-23

One killed, six hurt in accident at Swiss Alps resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
14:00, 2019-06-05

Swiss attorney general recused from FIFA investigation GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland’s federal criminal court says it recused attorney general Michael Lauber from overseeing a sweeping criminal investig...
17:17, 2019-06-18

Purdue Pharma owners hid millions in Swiss banks: NY AG The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars from the company to themse...
02:51, 2019-09-14

Swiss lawmakers seek more clarity on EU treaty terms The Swiss upper house of parliament asked the government on Wednesday to get more concessions from the European Union over a draft treaty, raising th...
18:51, 2019-06-12

UBS slashes threshold for fee on euro deposits at Swiss bank UBS Group will halve to 500,000 euros ($559,900) its threshold for charging a 0.6% deposit fee on euro accounts at its Swiss banking unit, Switzerlan...
20:51, 2019-08-06

Pay, time, respect: nearly three decades on, Swiss women strike again Women from across Swiss society plan to take to the streets this Friday for a nationwide strike aimed at highlighting the country's poor record on de...
12:00, 2019-06-14

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's...
01:34, 2019-08-03

Baby among 3 killed in Swiss Alps plane crash A small plane carrying three people, including a baby, crashed in the Swiss Alps, killing all on board. The doomed flight took off Sunday morning fro...
01:00, 2019-08-27

Only about half of Swiss population uses online banking: survey Only about half of population in banking-rich Switzerland uses online banking services, a representative survey conducted by the Swiss National Bank ...
13:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency: watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other coun...
16:17, 2019-09-12

Swiss government demands clarifications from the EU in treaty talks The Swiss government is demanding clarification from the European Union on several issues before it signs off on a draft treaty, it said on Friday, r...
19:17, 2019-06-07

Caster Semenya May Run 800 Without Hormone Treatment, Swiss Court Says Semenya won an interim ruling that suspended a recent decision that would have required intersex athletes to suppress testosterone levels before comp...
22:51, 2019-06-03

The Swiss bank spying scandal that left a man dead A row between two highly-paid bankers, one of whom winds up being followed by a private detective on the streets of Zurich, while a third senior bank...
09:00, 2019-10-02

Banker Catches Spy, Rattling Swiss Banking Scene For several days in September, a private investigator hired by Credit Suisse trailed the bank’s former wealth management head Iqbal Khan through Zuri...
19:34, 2019-09-27

Swiss court blocks Italy's bid for possible da Vinci portrait Switzerland's highest court has rejected Italy's request for the return of an oil painting attributed by some to Leonardo Da Vinci, ruling no Swiss l...
15:34, 2019-05-29

Swiss Vote to Tighten Gun Laws to Align With E.U. Rules Swiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following ter...
17:00, 2019-05-21

PopClip is the Swiss Army knife macOS lacks PopClip is a pop-up menu for macOS that enables myriad actions every time you highlight text, making commonly performed actions easier to access and ...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Swiss Archaeologists Discover 5,500 Year Old Submerged Monument Ancient stone alignments and cairns have been discovered in Switzerland’s Lake Constance and researchers say they are 5,500 years old. ...
14:00, 2019-10-02

Swiss watchdog fines car leasing companies $30 mln for collusion Swiss competition watchdog WEKO has fined eight car leasing companies a total of 30 million Swiss francs ($30.4 million) for swapping information on ...
08:51, 2019-07-11

Semenya files appeal to Swiss Supreme Court Olympic 800 meters champion Caster Semenya filed an appeal to Switzerland's highest court on Wednesday against rules requiring middle-distance female...
01:17, 2019-05-30

Government To Get Swiss Bank Details Of All Indians From September India's fight against suspected black money stashed abroad will get a major boost this September in the form of first set of detailed financial infor...
22:34, 2019-07-10

Swiss police use tear gas on Cameroon opposition protesters BERLIN (AP) — Swiss police say officers used tear gas to disperse Cameroon opposition protesters trying to reach a Geneva hotel where the Central Afr...
17:00, 2019-06-29

Swiss banks see growth shifting to EU if no treaty is struck Swiss banks will have to shift more operations to the European Union if Switzerland fails to secure a treaty with the trading bloc, Geneva private ba...
22:00, 2019-10-08

The Swiss Surfer Behind $2 Billion Payments Startup Checkout.com Guillaume Pousaz has built a payments firm he acquired in 2009 into a highly valued transaction processor for fast-growing internet companies that is...
16:34, 2019-05-25

Factbox: Swiss women to strike in call for equal pay and rights Ahead of a strike planned for Friday by women in Switzerland, Reuters spoke to nine women about their concerns, including the need for equal pay and ...
12:00, 2019-06-14

Swiss police detain dozens of climate protesters outside bank Activists were carried away after blocking off the entrance to Credit Suisse, one of the biggest banks in Switzerland. The arrests come as student la...
19:51, 2019-07-08

Swiss prosecutor probes plane maker over Saudi, UAE business Switzerland’s federal prosecutor says it has opened a criminal investigation in connection with a Swiss airplane maker’s sale of training aircraft to...
20:51, 2019-07-12

Vergne tightens hold on the FE title with victory in Swiss E-Prix DS Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne narrowly won Formula E's Swiss E-Prix after a tense race-long battle, following a 40-minute red flag period caused by...
23:34, 2019-06-22

Swiss agree to extradite Chinese scientist to U.S. on theft charges Switzerland has agreed to extradite a Chinese researcher to the United States where prosecutors have charged him with helping his scientist sister st...
16:51, 2019-07-17

Sweden's Saab backs out of Swiss fighter jet test flights Saab will not test its Gripen fighter jet this month in Switzerland, the Swedish company said on Thursday, after the Swiss defense procurement agency...
12:51, 2019-06-13

Swiss-based Libra will have to meet tough U.S. standards-U.S. Treasury The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project must meet the highest standards for combating money laundering and terrorism financing if it is to get ...
01:34, 2019-09-11

Facebook's Libra seeks Swiss payment system license Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a Swiss payment system license, financial watchdog FINMA said on Wednesday, noting the breadth of...
11:00, 2019-09-11

Swiss women's international confirmed dead in swimming accident Switzerland women's international Florijana Ismaili has been confirmed dead following a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, the Swiss football f...
03:34, 2019-07-03

How the Swiss Army knife factory makes 45,000 pocket knives per day Victorinox is Europe's largest knife manufacturer, best known for its iconic Swiss Army knives that have been around for nearly 130 years. The iconi...
00:00, 2019-09-06

Swiss gondola cable rips at Titlis mountain resort Several people were injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergency workers deployed four helico...
11:51, 2019-06-05

Swiss indict former German soccer officials over World Cup payment Swiss federal prosecutors have filed fraud charges against three former senior German soccer officials and one Swiss over a suspect payment linked to...
01:51, 2019-08-07

Swiss watchdog expects details on Facebook's Libra by end of month Switzerland's privacy watchdog expects to receive details on Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency by the end of this month, a spokeswoman for the agency s...
22:00, 2019-08-20

One Killed, Six Hurt In Cable Car Accident At Swiss Alps Resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
23:17, 2019-06-05

CBI Files Case Against IAF Officials, Swiss Firm Over Alleged Kickbacks The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a case against unknown officials of the Air Force, the Defence Ministry, arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari an...
08:51, 2019-06-22

Swiss women stage strike for long-delayed equality Women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the firs...
13:51, 2019-06-14

Swiss indict 4 over payment linked to German 2006 World Cup Swiss prosecutors have charged three German organizers of the 2006 World Cup and a former FIFA official with involvement in fraud over the true purpo...
13:17, 2019-08-06

Swiss railways CEO says Bombardier losing money on troubled trains - NZZ Canada's Bombardier is losing money on trains it is delivering to Switzerland, the Alpine nation's railways head said in a newspaper interview, as th...
11:51, 2019-05-29

Vergne charges to pole in Swiss E-Prix, Di Grassi 19th "Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title riv...
18:34, 2019-06-22

City swimming, Swiss-style: a ride down the Rhine in Basel Bathing, barbecues and buvettes are part of the culture in a city that promotes swimming in its majestic river – and it’s a chance for some great sig...
13:51, 2019-08-19

| Swiss women team player missing after swimming accident A player on Switzerland's national women's football team, Florijana Ismaili, has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in nort...
14:17, 2019-06-30

Swiss expert to start work on new standards for mining dam safety A Swiss environmental expert will make a fact-finding trip this week to the site of the Vale dam disaster in Brazil to start work on setting new dam ...
02:17, 2019-06-10

Retreating Swiss glacier spurred May's new 2050 climate goal British Prime Minister Theresa May said her surprise at the rapid retreat of a glacier she knew from years of walking holidays in the Swiss Alps had ...
17:17, 2019-06-19

Swiss mountain air exporter in running for environmental shame award A group that draws attention to environmentally unsound transport has named its nominees in the 2019 "especially absurd shipping award." Among them w...
19:51, 2019-08-19

India Gets First Chunk Of Data On Swiss Bank Account Holders India has got first chunk of Swiss bank account details of its nationals under a new automatic information exchange pact, a major milestone in the go...
16:00, 2019-10-07

Pompeo and Kushner to Attend Secretive Conclave on Swiss Lake Top Trump administration officials are attending the annual Bilderberg Meeting, where political and business leaders swear never to publicly reveal w...
02:34, 2019-06-01

'Swiss Red Arrows' apologise for mistaken fly-past over yodelling festival The Swiss defence ministry has apologised after an aerial display team performed a fly-by over the wrong event, surprising people at a yodelling fest...
14:17, 2019-07-09

UBS plans to charge rich clients for Swiss cash deposits UBS Group will impose from November a negative interest rate of 0.75% on wealthy clients who deposit more than 2 million Swiss francs ($2.02 million)...
19:34, 2019-07-31

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke’s FIFA ban appeal LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ...
14:51, 2019-05-31

Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market,...
11:17, 2019-06-06

Semenya out of World Championships after Swiss court reverses reprieve "Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will not defend her 800-metres title at the World Championships in Doha in September after the Swiss Federal ...
21:17, 2019-07-31

Swiss Air Force Disrupts Yodeling Festival With Fly-By in the Wrong Town A squadron of Swiss fighter pilots caused a stir on Saturday when they performed a fly-by over a local yodeling festival instead of the event they we...
02:17, 2019-07-10

Siblings sentenced for elaborate Swiss bank inheritance scam Four of investor Harry Seggerman’s six children had a choice when he died in 2001 with more than $12 million illegally stashed in Swiss bank accounts...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Swiss drugmaker Novartis names new drug division head Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis named Marie-France Tschudin head of its main drugs business after its previous manager, Paul Hudson, was poised ...
07:51, 2019-06-07

Swiss raise a glass to winegrowers in rare vintage festival Switzerland uncorked a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers on Thursday, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a...
17:51, 2019-07-18

Swiss National Bank in close contact with authorities on Libra Switzerland's central bank is in close contact with relevant authorities over Facebook's Geneva-based Libra cyptocurrency project, Swiss National Ban...
13:17, 2019-08-27

With ‘Deepest Sadness,’ Swiss Mourn the Passing of Alps Glacier About 250 mourners, including many dressed in black, ascended a Swiss mountainside on Sunday to bid farewell to a longtime resident of the Alps: the ...
00:51, 2019-09-24

Old Swiss Franc Mortgages Could Come Back to Haunt Polish Banks The European Union’s top court ruled in favor of Polish consumers who took out low-rate mortgages tied to the Swiss franc years ago, only to see the ...
21:34, 2019-10-03

Liberty Global says not to amend terms of Swiss unit sale Liberty Global Plc will not amend the terms of a planned sale of its Swiss UPC business to Swiss telecoms firm Sunrise Communications, the company sa...
08:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss to auction 25 supercars seized from son of Equatorial Guinea dictator Luxury cars seized from vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema are expected to fetch $18m at Geneva auctionA collection of luxury cars seized from Equ...
05:51, 2019-09-29

Swiss-based Libra will have to meet tough U.S. standards: U.S. Treasury The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project must meet the highest standards for combating money laundering and terrorism financing if it is to get ...
20:34, 2019-09-10

| Caster to appeal gender rule at Swiss Supreme Court Caster Semenya will appeal the ruling by CAS which ruled in favour of the IAAF and their right to have female athletes regulate their testosterone le...
02:17, 2019-05-30

‘Racist, or, at Best, Unfathomably Stupid.’ Britons Finding it Hard to Swallow Campaign to Curb Knife Crime With Ads on Fried Chicken Boxes The latest attempt by the British government to tackle a rise in knife attacks among young people has been widely criticized as ineffective and racia...
14:51, 2019-08-24

Altria buys 80% stake in Swiss tobacco company Burger Sohne The Altria Group is buying an 80 percent share in Swiss company Burger Sohne and will commercialize one of its smokeless tobacco products, the compan...
17:17, 2019-06-03

Free soloing at speed: Swiss climber plays 'joker card' It's one thing climbing over 1,800 feet up a vertical rockface as fast as you can, it's another thing altogether to do it without the use of safety r...
19:00, 2019-10-09

Swiss Court Suspends IAAF's Discriminatory Ruling Against Caster Semenya Switzerland’s top court has temporarily suspended the IAAF’s discriminatory ruling against South African runner Caster Semenya, meaning she will be a...
09:00, 2019-06-04

Missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili’s body found The body of Swiss national soccer team player Florijana Ismaili was recovered Tuesday, three days after she went missing in a swimming accident in It...
18:00, 2019-07-03

Iran protests to Swiss envoy over U.S. drone airspace 'violation': Fars Iran protested on Thursday to the Swiss envoy in Tehran as the representative of U.S. interests over what Iran said was a violation of its airspace b...
00:51, 2019-06-21

UPDATE 1-Facebook's Libra seeks Swiss payment system licence Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a Swiss payment system licence, financial watchdog FINMA said on Wednesday, noting the breadth of ...
09:17, 2019-09-11

Gun control in heavily-armed Switzerland faces May 19 vote, and the Swiss are grumbling In the world’s first referendum of its kind, citizens of this Alpine nation will head to the polls on May 19 to decide on stricter gun control....
21:51, 2019-05-21

British musician couple killed in Swiss light aircraft crash A British composer of film and television music and an acclaimed saxophonist died along with their baby in a plane crash in Switzerland on Sunday, a ...
01:17, 2019-08-28

Money In Swiss Banks: India Slips To 74th Place, UK Remains On Top India has moved down one place to 74th rank in terms of money parked by its citizens and enterprises with Swiss banks, while the UK has retained its ...
15:51, 2019-06-30

Caster Semenya To Miss World Championships After Swiss Court Ruling Caster Semenya will not defend her world 800m title in Doha in September after a Swiss judge overruled a temporary suspension on the IAAF's controver...
19:17, 2019-07-31

UPDATE 1-Swiss telecoms takeover target UPC slows revenue slide UPC, the Swiss arm of telecoms company Liberty Global and target of a 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.5 billion) takeover bid by Sunrise Communications, ...
15:51, 2019-08-08

'Things are getting unstable': global heating and the rise of rockfalls in Swiss Alps As Switzerland’s glaciers melt, dangerous rockfalls become more likely and towns are forced to live under an existential threatThe thunderous roar th...
21:00, 2019-10-02

Emirates' Etihad partners with Swiss blockchain platform Winding Tree Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates' national carrier, said on Thursday it has teamed up with open-source travel platform Winding Tree to explor...
21:51, 2019-08-08

Swiss gondola cables injure workers at Titlis mountain resort At least one person was killed and several people injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergenc...
17:17, 2019-06-05

Climate activists hold event to mark vanishing Swiss glacier Hundreds of climate activists paid their respects to a Swiss glacier on Sunday that is due to disappear over the next decade, the victim of a warming...
17:00, 2019-09-22

UPDATE 1-Liberty Global will not amend terms of Swiss unit sale Liberty Global Plc said it would not change the terms of a planned sale of its UPC business in Switzerland to Sunrise Communications despite criticis...
12:17, 2019-08-27

Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreatin...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Swiss bank UBS loses bond role in China after economist's pig comment One of China's biggest state-run infrastructure companies has decided to exclude UBS from a bond deal. A senior economist at the Swiss bank sparked a...
16:17, 2019-06-17

Swiss privacy office wants details on Facebook's Libra crypto project Switzerland's privacy watchdog said on Tuesday it has yet to receive a reply to a July 17 letter seeking details about Facebook's Swiss-based Libra c...
18:17, 2019-07-23

Pompeo visits Swiss event as Trump’s policies raise concerns MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is joining Trump adviser Jared Kushner at a closed-doors meeting of the Bilderberg G...
21:17, 2019-06-01

Swiss data watchdog awaits details on Facebook crypto plan Facebook Inc's Libra cryptocurrency project has not responded to an information request by Switzerland's data privacy watchdog, the authority said o...
12:51, 2019-07-24

UPDATE 2-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market,...
12:17, 2019-06-06

Free soloing at speed: Swiss climber plays his 'joker card' It's one thing climbing over 1,800 feet up a vertical rockface as fast as you can, it's another thing altogether to do it without the use of safety r...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke's FIFA ban appeal The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial...
13:17, 2019-05-31

| Caster free to run as Swiss Supreme Court suspends IAAF ruling The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has ordered the IAAF to immediately suspend the implementation of the eligibility regulations against Caster...
19:17, 2019-06-03

Facebook's Libra seeks payment system license from Swiss FINMA The Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project is seeking a payment system license under Swiss financial watchdog FINMA, it said on Wednesday, spelli...
08:17, 2019-09-11

Swiss telco Sunrise fights to save $6.4 billion Liberty deal Swiss telecoms firm Sunrise Communications on Thursday stepped up efforts to rescue its takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss unit amid criticism from i...
16:17, 2019-08-22

Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident GENEVA — Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili is missing after getting into difficulties while swimming in Italy. Swiss side Young Boys Bern says it...
01:51, 2019-07-01

Swiss aerial display team flies over yodeling festival by mistake Switzerland's Patrouille Suisse squadron has apologized for making a fly-by over the wrong municipality. Instead of marking the centenary of an aviat...
19:51, 2019-07-08

Credit Suisse clears its CEO in spying scandal that rocked Swiss banking Credit Suisse cleared its CEO on Tuesday of snooping on a star wealth manager in an episode that saw suicide, scandal and espionage invade the secre...
19:00, 2019-10-01

GRAPHIC-Taking stock: Swiss franc intervention seeps far and wide Four-and-a-half years after the Swiss National Bank dramatically lifted the franc's cap against the euro, markets are betting the central bank may be...
18:51, 2019-07-24

British musicians and baby daughter killed in Swiss plane crash Jonathan and Hannah Goldstein and baby were in light aircraft thought to be flying to ItalyTwo leading British musicians and their baby daughter have...
02:51, 2019-08-28

Swiss prosecutors indict German football ex-officials over 2006 World Cup Authorities have charged three former officials with fraud over a €6.7 million payment in the run-up to the Germany-hosted World Cup. But the most fa...
03:17, 2019-08-07