Switzerland's topography can now be measured with an accuracy of up to 10 cm, from the air.
A debate over veganism in the Swiss army began after one vegan recruit refused to wear leather boots.
📷 Today, Switzerland is marking Ascension with a federal holiday. Canton Lucerne is the only place where a traditional procession is still held to mark the occasion, with soldiers, horses, brass bands and flags. Follow along, in pictures.
📷 Top shots from the Festival of Photography being held in the Swiss city of Biel
Watch 🎥: Scenes from the late Roger Moore's time spent in Switzerland, from skiing to train travel.
Switzerland files the most patent applications in Europe, but it's not necessarily because everyone is a backyard inventor.
The James Bond actor, Roger Moore passed away on Tuesday. Many of the films he starred in were filmed in Switzerland, along with other Bond films.
There are a lot of connections between James Bond and Switzerland: not least the actor Roger Moore, who lived here until he passed away on Tuesday.
Unlike their male counterparts, Swiss women are not required to serve in the army. But military leaders would at least like them to attend a mandatory information session.
Schweizer Fernsehen SRF und die internationale Medienlandschaft
Sichtweisen und Beobachtungen eines 55-jährigen Schweizers, der die Hälfte seines Lebens in der Schweiz und die andere in Südkalifornien verbracht hat.
Quiet old age? No, thank you!
The number of elderly people in Switzerland is growing, the fastest being pensioners aged 65-84. Swiss public television, SRF met two of them and asked them ...
Swiss hospitals come under scrutiny over CT scans
Computer tomography (CT) is a helpful diagnostic tool, but if used too much, can lead to excessive radiation exposure. So the Swiss government is set to monitor ...
So what if I wear a headscarf?
Tama Vakeesan was born in Switzerland – to Tamil parents from Sri Lanka. Some of her friends are Muslim and wear head scarves. Tama finds out how this has ...
Helping depressed Swiss farmers
In Canton Vaud eight farmers committed suicide in 2016. One reason is that many are struggling to make a living, and that leads to depression. A pastor, who ...
A non-toxic dye for jeans
The production of most jeans involves chemicals and toxic dyes. A young engineer from Valais is now working on a new blue, that gives jeans their typical colour ...
Young people taking more interest in politics
Young people are taking to the streets to fight for what they believe in, and smartphones are partly to blame. A political scientist explains the resurgent trend.
An exclusive move for flashy cars
The historic Swiss 'Monteverdi' luxury cars have moved from Binningen in canton Basel to the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne. Swiss public television ...
Ancient form of assembly rejects burka ban
By a traditional show of hands at an outdoor assembly, voters in Glarus on Sunday voted against a proposal to ban the burka in public places in the mountain ...
Making military training cooler
How can the Swiss Army become more cool? This is currently being discussed among Swiss parliamentarians. Meanwhile the army is already taking steps to ...
Max Frisch, an intellectual heavyweight
A new book has been published containing the best interviews and conversations with Max Frisch, the Swiss playwright and novelist, who died in 1991.