Young Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and the thousands of young Swiss who are striking for the climate have drawn the public's attention to air traffic pollution.
Refugees at work
While waiting for a decision on their asylum request, refugees are placed in asylum centres throughout the country. In some of them, cantons offer professional ...
Changes ahead for homeschooling families
There are 1000 children being homeschooled in Switzerland, 600 of them in the western Swiss canton of Vaud. But the rules there could be tightened, which will ...
A 2000-year-old guest in Switzerland
The loan of a three-metre tall, 2000-year-old Gandhara-period Buddha statue proved to be a bigger challenge than anticipated for Zurich's Rietberg museum.
Here comes the algorithm
Alliance F, the organisation of Swiss feminists' associations, has raised money to develop an algorithm that would be able to detect hate speech online.
Can religion be reconciled with homosexuality?
Even in modern Switzerland, homosexuals are being bullied into undergoing conversion therapies to change their sexual compass. (RTS/swissinfo.ch) ...
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Albanian bears explore new Swiss sanctuary
Two bears transferred from a small zoo in Albania are adjusting to their new home in eastern Switzerland – the Arosa Bear Sanctuaryexternal link – after a road ...
Doing apprenticeships abroad
Apprenticeships are losing their appeal in Switzerland: more and more young people are continuing their studies instead of opting for professional .
How safe are new rules on driving tests?
Motorists with licences to drive automatic cars will now be able to drive stick shift (manual) as well. (RTS/swissinfo.ch) --- swissinfo.ch is the international branch ...