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#Switzerland

# switzerland - Saturday 8 September, 2018

There's always someone worse off: Iceland hit for six in Nations League opener

Switzerland’s Nations League campaign got off to a flying start as they smashed Iceland in St Gallen.

# switzerland - Sunday 5 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 20 dead in WWII vintage plane crash in Switzerland, police confirm Crash

20 dead in WWII vintage plane crash in Switzerland, police confirm

The Junker JU52 HB-HOT aircraft, built in Germany in 1939 and now a collector’s item, belongs to JU-Air.

# switzerland - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot Knockout Stages This post contains videos

Bundesliga star Forsberg on target as Sweden book World Cup quarter-final spot

Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike was enough to seal Sweden’s passage into the last eight on Tuesday.

As it happened: Sweden v Switzerland, World Cup last 16

Sweden played Switzerland for a place in the quarter-finals.

# switzerland - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Switzerland into World Cup knockouts after late drama in draw against Costa Rica

Switzerland were far from their best but they secured the point they needed to progress to the last 16 of the tournament.

# switzerland - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Brazil demanding explanation from Fifa for VAR controversy against Switzerland

Following two contentious incidents in the 1-1 draw, Brazil have written to Fifa to seek clarity.

# switzerland - Sunday 17 June, 2018

A Coutinho cracker, a push, and a penalty shout: Brazil held to 1-1 draw by Switzerland

It was honours even in tonight’s Group E clash.

# switzerland - Sunday 3 June, 2018

De Gea makes rare goalkeeping error as Spain are held in pre-World Cup friendly

Spain’s two-year unbeaten run under coach Julen Lopetegui continued with a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in Villarreal on Sunday.

# switzerland - Thursday 10 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 104-year-old Australian scientist dies by assisted suicide in Switzerland David Goodall

104-year-old Australian scientist dies by assisted suicide in Switzerland

David Goodall did not have a terminal illness, but said his quality of life had deteriorated significantly.

# switzerland - Thursday 25 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie What spat? Trump says he and Theresa May have a 'really great relationship' Neutral Territory

What spat? Trump says he and Theresa May have a 'really great relationship'

Trump’s had a few public falling outs with Britain – but the two leaders were all smiles today.

# switzerland - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Exceptional' level of snowfall delays dozens of global leaders arriving in Davos Switzerland

'Exceptional' level of snowfall delays dozens of global leaders arriving in Davos

In the last six days, 63 inches of snow has fallen on Davos.

# switzerland - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall The Alps

13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall

The avalanche risk in Zermatt is at its highest level.

# switzerland - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# switzerland - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Northern Ireland's World Cup hopes dealt blow as controversial penalty gives Switzerland the edge

Ricardo Rodríguez converted from the spot with just over half an hour to go.

# switzerland - Monday 30 October, 2017

11 months after injury setback Paddy McNair returns to Northern Ireland squad

The 22-year-old midfielder was sidelined for 11 months after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament.

# switzerland - Monday 23 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Teenager arrested after several injured in Switzerland axe rampage Axe Attack

Teenager arrested after several injured in Switzerland axe rampage

Several people were wounded before the assailant escaped with a stolen car, police said.

# switzerland - Friday 6 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Toddler rescued after being trapped in Swiss Alps crevice for 12 hours Lucky Escape

Toddler rescued after being trapped in Swiss Alps crevice for 12 hours

The girl fell into a deep crevice during a family hike in the Swiss Alps.

# switzerland - Monday 25 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps Quick Thinking

Pensioner saves bus from plunging into ravine in Austrian Alps

Nine people were hospitalised in the accident.

# switzerland - Monday 11 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Around 30 people injured in Swiss Alps train crash Andermatt

Around 30 people injured in Swiss Alps train crash

It’s been reported that the crash happened at the Andermatt station.

# switzerland - Friday 4 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Plane crash at Swiss summer camp kills two teenagers Graubunden

Plane crash at Swiss summer camp kills two teenagers

A third person has been seriously injured, police said.

# switzerland - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in Swiss chainsaw attack arrested near Zurich Manhunt

Suspect in Swiss chainsaw attack arrested near Zurich

Yesterday, five people were injured in a chainsaw attack at an insurance company in Schaffhausen.

# switzerland - Monday 24 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Manhunt underway after five people injured in 'chainsaw attack' in Switzerland Schaffhausen

Manhunt underway after five people injured in 'chainsaw attack' in Switzerland

Two of the people have serious injuries.

# switzerland - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A couple who disappeared 75 years ago have been found 'perfectly preserved' in a Swiss glacier Frozen

A couple who disappeared 75 years ago have been found 'perfectly preserved' in a Swiss glacier

Their bodies were found lying near each other.

# switzerland - Saturday 10 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Former Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond airlifted to hospital in Switzerland following 'serious' car crash The Grand Tour

# switzerland - Friday 2 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today A Big Plus

New Cork to Zurich flight route opens today

The twice-weekly flights will operate until September, with a view to them being extended if the route is popular.

# switzerland - Saturday 22 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Switzerland is selling legal cannabis that contains potential health benefits but without the high Medical Issues

Switzerland is selling legal cannabis that contains potential health benefits but without the high

“With this stuff, I feel the same relaxation as before, but since there is no high, I can still get things done and play with my kids.”

# switzerland - Monday 17 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New wireless cameras to revolutionise care of premature babies Babycam

New wireless cameras to revolutionise care of premature babies

The skin sensors currently used to monitor vital signs in babies born prematurely generate false alarms in up to 90% of cases.

# switzerland - Friday 10 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Swiss man accused of abusing 80 boys in Thailand On Trial

Swiss man accused of abusing 80 boys in Thailand

He is accused of pushing some of the boys into prostitution.

# switzerland - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Meet the Irish delegates rubbing shoulders with the global elite at Davos World Economic Forum

Meet the Irish delegates rubbing shoulders with the global elite at Davos

Denis O’Brien appears to be skipping the latest installment.

# switzerland - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming lessons with boys, rules European court Switzerland

Swiss Muslim girls must take swimming lessons with boys, rules European court

It was ruled that mixed-school swimming lessons promotes children’s social integration.

# switzerland - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Suspected shooter at Muslim prayer hall found dead as Swiss police rule out Islamic State Tensions This post contains videos

Suspected shooter at Muslim prayer hall found dead as Swiss police rule out Islamic State

No further details have been released about the man.

# switzerland - Monday 19 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Manhunt in Zurich after three injured in Muslim prayer hall shooting Gun Attack

Manhunt in Zurich after three injured in Muslim prayer hall shooting

Police are scouring the streets for the attacker this evening, carrying lamps and using sniffer dogs.

# switzerland - Thursday 18 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Two men die in base jumping accidents in Switzerland The Alps

Two men die in base jumping accidents in Switzerland

An Italian man and a British man plunged to their deaths in the Alps.

# switzerland - Sunday 14 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'No indication' of terrorism in Swiss train attack Switzerland

'No indication' of terrorism in Swiss train attack

A female victim and the assailant died of their injuries in yesterday’s assault in eastern Switzerland.

# switzerland - Saturday 13 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Child (6) injured after man stabs Swiss train passengers and sets carriage on fire Switzerland

Child (6) injured after man stabs Swiss train passengers and sets carriage on fire

The train was travelling between Buchs and Sennwald in Switzerland.

# switzerland - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie British man who lost his hands and feet 17 years ago climbs Matterhorn Jamie Andrew

British man who lost his hands and feet 17 years ago climbs Matterhorn

Jamie Andrew is believed to be the first quadruple amputee to conquer the Swiss mountain.

# switzerland - Monday 20 June, 2016

'I hope Puma don't make condoms' - Shaqiri on torn Swiss shirts

Four of the winger’s team-mates had to change their jerseys in Sunday night’s clash with France.

# switzerland - Sunday 19 June, 2016

As it happened: Switzerland v France, Romania v Albania

It was the final round of games in Group A and we were there every step of the way.

# switzerland - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Switzerland left frustrated in Paris as another penalty gets Romania off the mark

The Swiss squandered a host of chances which would have secured their place in the knockout stages.

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