Sam Himself – between Basel and New York

Album release – His EP “Slow Drugs” catapulted New Yorker Sam Himself out of nowhere on everyone’s lips in his homeland. Now the Basel musician with the sonorous voice is releasing his debut album “Power Ballads” – Fondue Western for the soul. It’s a sunny afternoon in a park in Bern and Sam Himself is […]

Leader Xamax loses in Thun

Challenge League – Neuchâtel Xamax cannot stand out at the top of the Challenge League. The Neuchâtel lost an early 2-0 lead in the 2: 3 in Thun. Karim Gazzetta and Maren Haile-Selassie scored for the Neuchâtel in the first six minutes. But Thun could react. Former German junior international Gabriel Kyeremateng scored in the […]

Police are looking for the owner of a strangler

Missing report – On Saturday, the Winterthur City Police caught a not-so-common missing report: “Who knows who this snake belongs to?” asked the Stapo on Twitter. We are looking for the owner of a rainbow boa. The non-toxic strangler, which is native to Central and South America, was found on a balcony in Winterthur-Wülflingen on […]

Hidalgo runs for presidential election | Abroad

France – The Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, wants to become France’s next President. The 62-year-old socialist officially announced her candidacy for the presidential election in April 2022 on Sunday in Rouen, northern France. “I want all the children of France to have the same chance that I got,” said Hildago. “I am a candidate […]

Wiler City Council applies for a new energy department

The Wiler city council announced a series of resolutions and statements on September 6, 2021. Among other things, the city’s activities in the energy sector are to be combined in a new energy department. To the interpellation by Silvia Ammann (SP) “The water quality of the Wiler brooks is unsatisfactory! “ replies the city council […]

Russia is fighting for its reputation in Tokyo

General – The proud sporting nation Russia is fighting for many medals at the Olympic Games in spite of the sanctions for doping – and for its reputation. 335 athletes will compete for the sports superpower Russia, which has fallen into disrepute for doping, at the summer games in Tokyo. That is around 60 more […]

1900 cancer cases in Switzerland due to alcohol

Health – One study estimates that about four percent of all new cancers diagnosed in the past year were alcohol-related. That is 741,300 cases worldwide, with men being affected in around three quarters of the cases. Not only risky and heavy drinking causes cancer, but also the consumption of around two alcoholic beverages per day, […]

Switzerland and the Lausanne curse

National team – On Monday, Switzerland will take on France the next attempt to win a knockout game for the first time in 67 years in a World Cup or European Championship finals. She also fights against a curse. On June 23, 1954, Switzerland won a knockout match at a World Cup or European Championship […]

Earn money while twittering | Abroad

Social media – Twitter stars with a large following in the USA should be able to offer paid content in a test. However, a commission must be paid to Twitter from the income. The online network announced on Tuesday that it had started selecting US applicants. They should be able to earn money with the […]

New York wants to celebrate Corona confetti parade

USA – The US metropolis of New York wants to celebrate the people involved in the fight against the corona pandemic with a large confetti parade. The “Hometown Heroes Parade” is planned for July 7th, announced Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday. Last April – at the height of the pandemic in New York – […]