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#Switzerland

# switzerland - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

PICTURES: World's largest tunnel opens under the Swiss Alps

The 57-kilometre (35-mile) Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT) opened officially today.

# switzerland - Saturday 28 May, 2016

From The42 De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory Scouting Mission This post contains videos

De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory

Romelu Lukaku was also on target in Belgium’s 2-1 over Switzerland.

# switzerland - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

From The42 21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche RIP

21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche

Switzerland native Estelle Balet was making a film when she died in the Alps.

# switzerland - Monday 4 April, 2016

Muslim students told they don't have to shake hands with female teachers

It has caused some consternation in Switzerland.

# switzerland - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The42 Kevin Doyle issues positive injury update after undergoing plastic surgery On The Mend

Kevin Doyle issues positive injury update after undergoing plastic surgery

The Ireland striker was stretchered off during last night’s win against Switzerland at the Aviva Stadium.

# switzerland - Friday 25 March, 2016

From The42 MON: 'I thought we could have a wee bit more confidence when in possession' Room To Improve

MON: 'I thought we could have a wee bit more confidence when in possession'

Ireland continue their unbeaten home run but Martin O’Neill finds room for improvement.

From The42 New faces for the Euros? 3 talking points from Ireland's win against Switzerland Reaction

New faces for the Euros? 3 talking points from Ireland's win against Switzerland

Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark consolidated their Euro claims, but it was a frustrating debut for Alan Judge.

From The42 Clark header sees Ireland's Euro 2016 hopefuls dig out Swiss win COYBIG

Clark header sees Ireland's Euro 2016 hopefuls dig out Swiss win

Good Friday for the Boys in Green in the first of their Euro 2016 warm-ups.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, international friendly Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, international friendly

There was live football on Good Friday as the Aviva Stadium hosted the Boys in Green in a Euro 2016 warm-up game.

From The42 Alan Judge handed senior Ireland debut for Swiss test Chance To Impress

Alan Judge handed senior Ireland debut for Swiss test

The Brentford midfielder starts in tonight’s international friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# switzerland - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The42 Quiz: Can you recognise these Swiss footballers ahead of tomorrow's friendly against Ireland? Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: Can you recognise these Swiss footballers ahead of tomorrow's friendly against Ireland?

The countries face off in the Aviva tomorrow night.

# switzerland - Monday 29 February, 2016

Switzerland rejects proposal to deport foreigners for minor crimes

If passed, the controversial referendum would have seen foreign nationals found guilty of two lower-level infractions in the space of 10 years being expelled from the country.

# switzerland - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Man killed and another injured as avalanche sweeps away six

The incident happened in the Swiss Alps earlier today.

# switzerland - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Latest news on Michael Schumacher is "not good" - former Ferrari boss

“I get news about him constantly, and unfortunately it’s not good.”

# switzerland - Monday 1 February, 2016

Chef from 'world's best restaurant' found dead at his home

Benoit Violier died in an apparent suicide.

# switzerland - Monday 4 January, 2016

53-year-old Swiss billionaire pregnant with twins

She only plans to take a few weeks off work.

# switzerland - Thursday 10 December, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

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

The girl and her ‘husband’ were seeking asylum.

# switzerland - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Friday 9 October, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Thursday 17 September, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Sunday 10 May, 2015

# switzerland - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Nine dead after violent storm swept across Europe

Three drivers in Germany were killed by falling trees.

# switzerland - Saturday 28 March, 2015

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

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

# switzerland - Friday 27 March, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Thursday 26 February, 2015

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

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

# switzerland - Friday 20 February, 2015

Swiss trains slam into each other during rush hour commute

Dozens of passengers have been injured.

# switzerland - Friday 13 February, 2015

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

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

# switzerland - Thursday 22 January, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

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.

# switzerland - Saturday 10 January, 2015

# switzerland - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Switzerland has brought in negative interest rates because of desperate Russians

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

# switzerland - Sunday 16 November, 2014

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.

# switzerland - Monday 3 November, 2014

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

A large area has been sealed off while police investigate.

# switzerland - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

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.

# switzerland - Monday 8 September, 2014

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.

# switzerland - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

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.

# switzerland - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Massive rise in 'suicide tourism' to Switzerland

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

# switzerland - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

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

The incident occurred in a mountainous part of eastern Switzerland.