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#Switzerland

# switzerland - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Ambassadorial Car of the Day Pic Of The Day

Ambassadorial Car of the Day

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We haven't watched Swiss defeat of Spain yet, admits O'Shea

“We’ll have to be on our game but we’re confident we can cause them some problems too,” said the Sunderland man today.

# switzerland - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners

Check out everything you need to know about all tonight’s international games here.

# switzerland - Sunday 27 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Swiss central bank chief: 'We’re making provisions for a euro break-up' Breakup

Swiss central bank chief: 'We’re making provisions for a euro break-up'

Thomas Jordan says he’s not expecting the euro to collapse, but that Switzerland is getting ready, just in case…

# switzerland - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction Le Beau Sancy This post contains videos

VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction

Extraordinary jewel has had a rich history passing through royal families in France, the Netherlands, England and Prussia since the 17th century.

# switzerland - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Poll: Is Roy Hodgson a good appointment as England manager? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Roy Hodgson a good appointment as England manager?

Do you reckon the ex-United Arab Emirates boss represents a good choice?

# switzerland - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident Ski Tragedy This post contains videos

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident

Nik Zoricic died on March 10 this year after a crash-landing in the closing stages of a race. His relatives have called for an independent inquiry.

From TheJournal.ie Pakistan PM convicted of contempt - but won't go to jail Pakistan

Pakistan PM convicted of contempt - but won't go to jail

Gilani given a symbolic sentence over his refusal to reopen corruption case against Pakistan’s president.

# switzerland - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Swiss scientists demonstrate mind-controlled robot Mind Control

Swiss scientists demonstrate mind-controlled robot

Scientists have shown how a partially paralyzed person can control a robot by thought alone – a step they hope will eventually allow immobile people to interact with their surroundings via avatars.

From TheJournal.ie GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011 Trade This post contains images

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011

We’ve ranked the countries with which Ireland has the best surplus of exports – and seen where that’s grown in 2011.

# switzerland - Monday 9 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 75 people rescued from cable car stuck in mid-air Rescue

75 people rescued from cable car stuck in mid-air

Three helicopters were used to ferry the passengers from the Diavolezza gondola in St Moritz.

# switzerland - Sunday 18 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Paddy doesn't know and lubricant of credit: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Paddy doesn't know and lubricant of credit: The week in quotes

“Take off like a rocket”

# switzerland - Saturday 17 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Buses, oil and Facebook passwords: the week in statistics In Numbers

Buses, oil and Facebook passwords: the week in statistics

Plus: An all-time record for Irish exports, and how many of the government’s 109 TDs were in the Dáíl on Wednesday night…

# switzerland - Friday 16 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Belgium holds national day of mourning for bus crash victims Belgium This post contains images

Belgium holds national day of mourning for bus crash victims

The Netherlands has also ordered flags on public buildings to be flown at half-mast today, with seven Dutch children among the dead.

# switzerland - Thursday 15 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poignant blog chronicles joy of Belgian children before crash Swiss Crash This post contains images

Poignant blog chronicles joy of Belgian children before crash

Students posted pictures and wrote messages to their families in a blog set up by a teacher in the days before the fatal crash.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Swiss crash: Bodies of victims flown home today Crash

Swiss crash: Bodies of victims flown home today

The 28 victims of a coach crash in an Alpine tunnel will be repatriated to Belgium today, where it is hoped they will be formally identified.

# switzerland - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Update: Swiss bus crash kills 28, including 22 children Tragedy

Update: Swiss bus crash kills 28, including 22 children

Belgium is mourning the loss of its students as relatives fly to Switzerland.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie At least 22 children dead after Swiss bus crash Crash

At least 22 children dead after Swiss bus crash

A bus carrying 52 people returning from a ski holiday crashed into a wall in a Swiss tunnel last night killing 28, including at least 22 schoolchildren.

# switzerland - Sunday 11 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Swiss citizens vote down proposals for two weeks' extra holiday More Work Please

Swiss citizens vote down proposals for two weeks' extra holiday

Another fortnight off work every year – who could say no? The people of Switzerland, apparently…

From The Daily Edge 8 of the world’s most spectacular bridges Spectacular This post contains images

8 of the world’s most spectacular bridges

Yes, they get us from one location to another with ease, but there is more to bridges than that. They can be spectacular works of architecture – and art.

# switzerland - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

As it happened: Basel v Bayern Munich

We went minute-by-minute as Bayern Munich crossed the Rhein to face FC Basel, could they grab an away goal?

# switzerland - Saturday 28 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Slideshow: Topless protesters arrested at Davos summit Topless Protest This post contains images

Slideshow: Topless protesters arrested at Davos summit

The demonstrators painted anti-capitalist slogans on their bodies after making their way to the heavily-guarded town.

# switzerland - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 'Rock star' Swiss National Bank quits after currency trade uproar Switzerland

'Rock star' Swiss National Bank quits after currency trade uproar

The move came just before a parliamentary committee was to grill Hildebrand about currency deals that raked in fat profits while his own bank was working to lower the value of the Swiss franc.

# switzerland - Friday 6 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Today’s 9 at 9: Gardaí confirm new sighting of Monica Riordan on day she went missing; bed closures at Tallaght hospital; are drink-driving laws leading to suicides?

# switzerland - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: So what's this Higgs boson thing all about? Explainer This post contains videos

Explainer: So what's this Higgs boson thing all about?

Confused by all this talk about the ‘god particle’? Us too. So we’ve put together the best explainer videos IN THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE to try and er, explain it all…

From The Daily Edge CERN scientists set to announce outcome of 'God particle' experiment God Particle

CERN scientists set to announce outcome of 'God particle' experiment

Scientists will today announce that they have caught their first glimpse of the ‘Higgs boson’ – changing physics as we know it.

# switzerland - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Roman Polanski thanks Swiss prison staff in award acceptance speech Polanski

Roman Polanski thanks Swiss prison staff in award acceptance speech

The director returns to Zurich two years after being arrested there on sex-crime charges dating back to 1978.

# switzerland - Sunday 18 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Losses at UBS now estimated at $2.3bn as CEO says he feels no guilt Rogue Trader

Losses at UBS now estimated at $2.3bn as CEO says he feels no guilt

The amount is some $300 million more than was originally reported as the bank’s under pressure CEO is expected to survive.

# switzerland - Friday 16 September, 2011

From TheJournal.ie UBS trader questioned over €1.5 billion losses 'told bank of error' Rogue Trading

UBS trader questioned over €1.5 billion losses 'told bank of error'

Kweku Adoboli is alleged to have generated the losses at the Swiss Bank which only found out about them when he spoke to them about it.

# switzerland - Friday 2 September, 2011

McIlroy shares European Masters lead at 8 under

Rory is in a four-way tie for first after shooting a round of 69 today.

# switzerland - Monday 29 August, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Monday Take 5

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# switzerland - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Is Zurich about to end the FIFA party?

Members of Zurich’s city council have tabled for discussion a bill that accuses FIFA of bringing the city into disrepute and could force the “charity” to leave its idyllic Swiss refuge.

# switzerland - Friday 22 July, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Swiss court finds three guilty in Swiss bomb plot Switzerland

Swiss court finds three guilty in Swiss bomb plot

Three environmental activists with links to European anarchist groups were found guilty of plotting an attack on a research centre in Zurich last year.

# switzerland - Friday 3 June, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Eight things you need to know about the new, deadly E.coli outbreak E-coli

Eight things you need to know about the new, deadly E.coli outbreak

Why is this strain more deadly than any we’ve seen before? And what can you do to make sure you don’t get it?

# switzerland - Thursday 26 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Sellafield to undergo EU stress tests Nuclear Stress Tests This post contains a poll

Sellafield to undergo EU stress tests

Would stress testing reassure you about the safety of Sellafield?

# switzerland - Sunday 15 May, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Sunday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In today’s Fix: The head of the IMF charged with attempted rape; Arrests aboard a Ryanair flight to Dublin; Tragedy strikes Waterford communion celebration; Violence on the Israeli/Syrian border; and Enda on the Queen’s impending visit.