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Sep 04, 2019
US Open 2019: Grigor Dimitrov comes good on promise, uses deft touch of backhand to down Roger Federer in five setsDimitrov won his first match against Federer in eight meetings and has advanced to his second Grand Slam semifinal, having previously reached the last four at Wimbledon 2016
Sep 02, 2019
US Open 2019: Stan Wawrinka advances to quarter-finals as Djokovic retires, Federer cruises to set up clash against Grigor DimitrovWawrinka has battled for nearly two years to recover Slam-winning form after knee surgery and said that he has finally attained that level of tennis
Aug 05, 2018
Twenty feared dead after vintage World War II plane crashes into Switzerland's Piz Segnas mountainUp to 20 people are feared dead after a vintage World War II aircraft crashed into a Swiss mountainside, local reports said.
Oct 26, 2017
Swiss couple attacked in Agra's Fatehpur Sikri recovering, but in shock after incident, say doctorsThe young Swiss couple, who was attacked in Agra's Fatehpur Sikri by a group of youths, is on the way to recovery, said their doctors.
Aug 31, 2017
Narendra Modi and Swiss President Doris Leuthard hold talks, vow to fight against black moneyPrime Minister Narendra Modi and Swiss President Doris Leuthard held extensive talks on Thursday to boost bilateral relationship including trade and investment ties.
Apr 25, 2017
UN chief Antonio Guterres: Funds desperately needed to avert famine in YemenGeneva: UN chief Antonio Guterres urged countries today to pitch in to help prevent a looming famine in war-torn Yemen, warning that children especially were already dying at an alarming rate.
Jan 28, 2017
Australian Open 2017: Roger Federer stresses 'nothing-to-lose mentality' ahead of finalsResurgent Roger Federer believes that a long period of rest, where he was out for six months with injury had fuelled his incredible shot at more Grand Slam glory at the Australian Open.
Dec 20, 2016
Gunman wounds three in Zurich mosque rampage, motive unclear | ReutersBy Michael Shields and Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi | ZURICH ZURICH A man stormed into a Zurich mosque on Monday evening and opened fire on people praying, injuring three, Swiss police said.They said they had collected evidence inside the building and would make more details available on Tuesday. They declined to comment on the potential motive.Two of the three men -- aged 30, 35 and 56 -- were seriously injured in the attack shortly after 5:30 p.m. local time (1630 GMT) near the main train station in Switzerland's financial capital, Zurich police said.A third sustained less severe injuries.
Dec 20, 2016
Three wounded in shooting near Zurich Islamic centre, target unclear | ReutersBy Michael Shields and Arnd Wiegmann | ZURICH ZURICH Three people were wounded in a shooting near an Islamic centre in central Zurich on Monday, police said.Swiss media said a suspect was on the run after the incident near the main train station in Switzerland's financial capital.It was not immediately clear whether the Islamic centre or any of the other businesses registered buildings nearby, were the target of the attack, or what any motive might have been.People at the scene told Reuters they prayed at the centre, which was used as a mosque, often by Somalis.
Dec 16, 2016
Brussels upbeat as Swiss skirt clash with EU on immigration | ReutersBy Michael Shields and Philip Blenkinsop | ZURICH/BRUSSELS ZURICH/BRUSSELS The Swiss parliament passed a law on Friday aimed at curbing immigration by giving local people first crack at open jobs, skirting voters' demand for outright quotas, which it feared could disrupt close ties with the European Union.The European Commission offered a cautious welcome while it checks with members on how to handle non-member Switzerland, knowing that its treatment will be scrutinised for hints on what Britain might expect as it negotiates its EU divorce.A Commission spokesman said the Swiss law "appears to go in the right direction" by not setting quotas of EU citizens able to work there.Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker was due to talk with Swiss President Johann Schneider-Ammann later on Friday, and a joint committee meeting planned for Dec. 22.Brussels has so far shown scant inclination to compromise on free movement of people - the principle underpinning Swiss access to the EU's single market of 500 million - so as not to encourage Britain after its Brexit vote.The bill's lack of upper limits on immigration to a country where a quarter of residents are foreign prompted the right-wing Swiss People's Party to say politicians had defied the people's will as expressed in a 2014 referendum.The SVP, the largest party in parliament, has accused other parties of caving in to Brussels and selling out sovereignty.Its members held up signs in the chamber reading "Breach of the constitution" and "Mass immigration continues".AVOIDING A ROW But a clear majority in parliament did not want a row with the EU, Switzerland's main trading partner, which could retaliate by abrogating bilateral accords governing trade worth about 7 percent of Swiss economic output.The Swiss debate mirrors that in Britain, where voters decided to quit the EU in part to control immigration, which critics said was straining social infrastructure.Asked if the Swiss approach might be a guide for Britain, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said: "We have made it clear ..