Sunday, 27th November 2022

Schurter, Stirnemann win Cape Epic race

By Reuters
27 March 2017   |   7:40 am
Switzerland's Nino Schurter and Matthias Stirnemann seal victory following the final stage of the Cape Epic mountain bike race, whilst Esther Suss and Jennie Stenerhag cruise to the women's title.


25 Feb 2017
Nigeria to repatriate $600m, £321m from the US, Switzerland in 2017 — Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami.
23 Mar 2017
Swiss businesses are cashing in on a legalised variant of marijuana that carries a low THC content, the chemical intrinsic to the plant that gets you high.
18 Apr 2017
Hundreds of people gather together to break the world record for the largest gathering of people dressed as Charlie Chaplin's "The Tramp".
7 Jun 2017
Femi Falana: How Nigeria can recover, return looted funds from Switzerland, UK, US.
1 Aug 2017
What’s being called the world’s longest suspension bridge has officially opened, but be warned, it’s not for the faint of heart.
2 Nov 2017
Are hunters Nature's helpers or cold-blooded killers? Switzerland is split over a proposed referendum to ban hunting in the canton of Zurich.
6 Jan 2018
Roger Federer and Belinda Bencic win the Hopman Cup for Switzerland.
25 Jan 2018
Protesters in Zurich and Davos carried banners ahead of Donald Trump's visit to WEF later this week.
27 Jun 2019
Facebook Inc. picked Geneva as the home of the Libra Association, which will govern the payment network and manage a financial reserve for the planned Libra cryptocurrency.
21 Jul 2019
The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) has ordered Switzerland to post a bond worth USD14million with Nigeria in order to secure the release of a gas oil tanker and its crew that was arrested by the Nigerian Navy.
23 Sep 2020
Over a dozen teenagers in Switzerland have been hospitalized after lightning struck a soccer field during a game. The bolt hit a lamp post before spreading over the field.
6 Dec 2020
Swiss voters have narrowly rejected stricter ethical rules for many global firms based in the Alpine republic. A separate poll calling on banks and pension funds to stop funding arms makers was also defeated.