No less than three Morrison government ministers head off to Switzerland as the election season kicks off, leaving a fourth Liberal, Julie Bishop, behind.
- by Kylar Loussikian & Samantha Hutchinson
An American tourist had to cling for his life to a hang glider in the Swiss Alps after the pilot forgot to attach his harness.
Critics, led by Armin Capaul, say dehorning the animals - with a red-hot iron - causes pain and they want farmers to get a subsidy for letting the horns grow.
Speaking at a seminar on "High Energy Theory and Gender" on Friday, Alessandro Strumia said physics was “invented and built by men, it’s not by invitation”.
Pirates kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss merchant vessel on Saturday in Nigerian waters as it travelled between the west African country's commercial capital Lagos and the city of Port Harcourt, the ship's operator said in a statement.
A Swiss village has decided to go ahead with an experiment on basic income, with a payout of 2500 francs ($3600) per month. The next step is to raise the money.
- by Catherine Bosley
Voluntary euthanasia advocate Philip Nitschke said he "died peacefully" at 12.30pm in Basel, Switzerland.
- by Latika Bourke & Jenny Noyes
Exit International founder doctor Philip Nitschke said Professor Goodall attempted suicide about two months ago after suffering a fall.
- by Staff writers