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#Switzerland

From TheJournal.ie 53-year-old Swiss billionaire pregnant with twins New Arrivals

53-year-old Swiss billionaire pregnant with twins

She only plans to take a few weeks off work.

From The42 Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 2 Fingers Crossed

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 2

It’s time to take a closer look at who Ireland could be pitted against in Saturday’s draw.

From TheJournal.ie Court was right to not recognise marriage of 14-year-old girl Switzerland

Court was right to not recognise marriage of 14-year-old girl

The girl and her ‘husband’ were seeking asylum.

From TheJournal.ie Swiss region set to ban full face veil Ticino

Swiss region set to ban full face veil

The bill was inspired by a controversial French law barring women from wearing a niqab, a head-to-toe body covering, in public.

From The42 Spain and Switzerland book their place at Euro 2016 while England win again Off To France

Spain and Switzerland book their place at Euro 2016 while England win again

There were also wins for Austria, Russia and Sweden.

From TheJournal.ie The most wanted bank robber in Canada has been caught in Switzerland Vaulter Bandit

The most wanted bank robber in Canada has been caught in Switzerland

He was taken into custody in Geneva on foot of an international arrest warrant.

From TheJournal.ie Five dead in Switzerland as gunman targets in-laws before shooting himself Shooting Spree
From TheJournal.ie Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe Hurricane

Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe

Three drivers in Germany were killed by falling trees.

From TheJournal.ie How many school flags will mark 2016? It's the week in numbers Prime Numbers

How many school flags will mark 2016? It's the week in numbers

Plus: How long did Clarkson’s attack on his producer last?

From TheJournal.ie Irishman admits stabbing wife up to 50 times after dispute Switzerland

Irishman admits stabbing wife up to 50 times after dispute

Harry Ringwood from Wexford told police that he then tried to take his own life.

From TheJournal.ie Irish pro-life group want to get rid of "incompatible with life" phrase Abortion Debate

Irish pro-life group want to get rid of "incompatible with life" phrase

A group of four families are set to travel to Geneva.

From TheJournal.ie Swiss trains slam into each other during rush hour commute Zurich

Swiss trains slam into each other during rush hour commute

Dozens of passengers have been injured.

From TheJournal.ie This European nation has come up with laws to keep out EU immigrants Holey Moley

This European nation has come up with laws to keep out EU immigrants

And it’s putting them on a collision course with Brussels.

From TheJournal.ie Prince Andrew speaks out publicly about sex abuse allegations in Davos Accused

Prince Andrew speaks out publicly about sex abuse allegations in Davos

The prince reiterated denials that have been made on his behalf by Buckingham Palace, telling business leaders his focus is on his work.

From TheJournal.ie Today is a very good day to have a pocket full of Swiss francs Like Clockwork

Today is a very good day to have a pocket full of Swiss francs

But not a good day to have a home loan in Poland.

From TheJournal.ie This stunning Swiss ski lodge has suites that cost over €6,000 a night Sneak Peek
From TheJournal.ie Switzerland has brought in negative interest rates because of desperate Russians Putin It Away

Switzerland has brought in negative interest rates because of desperate Russians

People are sinking their cash into the safe haven as the rouble plunges.

From TheJournal.ie 70 coffins "washed away" as floods and landslides hit Europe Non-stop Rain

70 coffins "washed away" as floods and landslides hit Europe

At least four people have been killed after landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into buildings on either side of the Swiss-Italian border.

From TheJournal.ie Three bodies found near Swiss train station in reported murder-suicide Alps

Three bodies found near Swiss train station in reported murder-suicide

A large area has been sealed off while police investigate.

From The42 EPCR to name chairman in next fortnight while ERC staff ponder Swiss move Head Man

EPCR to name chairman in next fortnight while ERC staff ponder Swiss move

Brian O’Driscoll was linked with the role during the summer months.

From The42 Danny Welbeck has his shooting boots on, scores twice as England roll over Swiss On The Basel
From The42 Switzerland turned the hose on ITV's punditry team and it was TV gold Doused

Switzerland turned the hose on ITV's punditry team and it was TV gold

Some day they’ll learn that a pundit’s place is in the studio.

From TheJournal.ie Moving up in the world: Ireland is now the 25th most competitive country Watch Your Backs

Moving up in the world: Ireland is now the 25th most competitive country

We got high scores for primary education but our macroeconomic environment is dragging us down.

From TheJournal.ie Massive rise in 'suicide tourism' to Switzerland Assisted Suicide

Massive rise in 'suicide tourism' to Switzerland

From 2008-2012, two Irish people went to Switzerland for an assisted suicide.

From TheJournal.ie Reports that carriages have plunged into a ravine after Swiss train derails Breaking

Reports that carriages have plunged into a ravine after Swiss train derails

The incident occurred in a mountainous part of eastern Switzerland.

From TheJournal.ie Ex-banker charged with violations of Swiss bank secrecy laws over WikiLeaks Wikileaks

Ex-banker charged with violations of Swiss bank secrecy laws over WikiLeaks

Former bank COO accused of providing confidential data to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

From The42 Hitzfeld: Anything is possible against Argentina I Will In My Swiss

Hitzfeld: Anything is possible against Argentina

They take on one of the tournament favourites on Tuesday.

Zoo kills neglected bear cub and stuffs it to teach 'cruelty of nature'

The bear cub was being neglected by its mother and bullied by its father.

From The42 Another baffling decision at the World Cup as Swiss have perfectly-good goal ruled out Flying The Flag

Another baffling decision at the World Cup as Swiss have perfectly-good goal ruled out

Keeping with the narrative of the tournament so far, Josip Drmic was incorrectly judged to have been offside.

From TheJournal.ie Sean Sherlock is jetting off to Switzerland to see how he can help Irish companies Trade Mission

Sean Sherlock is jetting off to Switzerland to see how he can help Irish companies

More than 200 Irish-based companies are already doing business in the country.

From TheJournal.ie €18 minimum wage? No thanks, say Swiss Vote

€18 minimum wage? No thanks, say Swiss

Only 23 percent of Swiss voters came out in favour of introducing a minimum wage of €18, according to a projection of today’s referendum results.

From TheJournal.ie Swiss to decide if their minimum wage should be €18 Expensive

Swiss to decide if their minimum wage should be €18

Before you read on, bear in mind that Geneva tops the world’s Club Sandwich Index.

From TheJournal.ie Young Cork teacher (25) killed in Alps hiking accident Eoin Deasy

Young Cork teacher (25) killed in Alps hiking accident

Eoin Deasy died while hiking an Alpine route on Thursday. His body was located the following day by a mountain rescue team.

From TheJournal.ie Bank admits tax 'misconduct', but blames employees It's Not Us It's You

Bank admits tax 'misconduct', but blames employees

Switzerland’s second largest bank, Credit Suisse, said management was unaware of any wrongdoing.

From TheJournal.ie Calling someone a ‘foreign pig’ is not racist (according to Swiss law) Courts

Calling someone a ‘foreign pig’ is not racist (according to Swiss law)

However, the highest court in Switzerland did concede it was ‘insulting.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about murder in Dublin, Angela Kerins’ salary and stick tape.

From TheJournal.ie No Swiss jets scrambled after hijacking... as airforce only works office hours Workin 9 To 5

No Swiss jets scrambled after hijacking... as airforce only works office hours

Switzerland cannot intervene because its airbases are closed at night and on the weekend,” a spokesperson said.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK Rebel Rebel

Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK

The EU response to Swiss curtailing of migrants should be aimed at the UK, not just Switzerland, writes John O’Donnell.

From TheJournal.ie "This will cause problems" - EU warns Switzerland after immigration result It's Not Us It's You

"This will cause problems" - EU warns Switzerland after immigration result

Germany says the vote is “going to create plenty of problems for Switzerland”.

From TheJournal.ie Switzerland votes to cap EU immigration by tiny margin Knife Edge

Switzerland votes to cap EU immigration by tiny margin

Pollsters say that voters have narrowly backed the plan to cut down on EU citizens migrating to Switzerland.