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Nov 07, 2013
Was Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat poisoned? New evidence foundSwiss scientists have found evidence suggesting Yasser Arafat may have been poisoned with a radioactive substance, a TV station reported Wednesday, prompting new allegations by his widow that the Palestinian leader was the victim of a "shocking" crime.
Oct 16, 2013
Switzerland to finally share bank account details with IndiaHeralding an end to its banking secrecy wall, Switzerland will now share bank account and other details with foreign countries, including India, even without prior intimation to concerned persons and on the basis of queries emanating from stolen data.
Oct 15, 2013
Dalai Lama manufactured Tibetan orphans : ChinaChina today accused the Dalai Lama of tearing apart hundreds of families by orchestrating a campaign in Switzerland to adopt Tibetan orphans in the 1960s.
Oct 08, 2013
India tries to woo tourists, will extend visa on arrival to 40 nationsIndia has initiated the process for making it a more tourist friendly destination, which includes extending on arrival visa for 40 more countries, simplifying online visa and attracting senior citizen foreign visitors.
Oct 01, 2013
India ranks 78th on human capital index; Switzerland topsIndia has been placed at a low 78th slot on a global Human Capital Index, which ranks countries on the basis of economic potential of their labour force, while Switzerland has topped the ranking.
Sep 26, 2013
Mumbai: Not the safest city, but tops the most honest listOk, so Mumbai may not be the safest city in the country anymore, but according to a recent Reader's Digest Survey, it has a strong strain of honesty intact.
Sep 03, 2013
Photos: Roger Federer continues horror run, crashes out of US Open“I kind of self-destructed, which is very disappointing,” said Federer, who made 43 unforced errors and managed to convert only 2 of 16 break points. “It was a frustrating performance.”
Aug 15, 2013
Swiss upset Brazil as Argentina beat ItalyBrazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari argued that his team were less prepared than the Swiss for an international date at the end of the mid-year off-season.
Aug 09, 2013
Oprah gets Swiss apology for racist encounterTalk show host Oprah Winfrey says she encountered racism while shopping in Switzerland — and the national tourism office agrees
Jul 09, 2013
Samsung Galaxy S3 explodes; leaves girl with third-degree burnsWhile you might say that you have the world in your pocket, thanks to your uber-cool and expensive smartphone, you need to make sure that it isn’t