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Ebola outbreak 2014

Swiss authorities say male nurse who was bitten by an Ebola patient while working in Sierra Leone has been flown to Switzerland as a precaution - @AP

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden could be granted safe passage in Switzerland if he helped a potential criminal inquiry into US spying there, Swiss public prosecutor's office says - @Reuters

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Michael Schumacher injured

Michael Schumacher has left hospital in Lausanne, Switzerland, and his 'rehabilitation will take place at home,' management says - @SkyNewsBreak

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Alps

Son of UK business tycoon Richard Branson rescued from near summit of Matterhorn in Swiss Alps after severe bout of altitude sickness - @itvnews

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Russia's foreign ministry on sanctions from Switzerland: 'We view these decisions...as unfounded and as showing that the Swiss people, to the detriment of their own interests, are continuing to repeat the unfriendly steps by the US and European Union towards Russia' - @Reuters

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Switzerland

2 small planes collide over Switzerland, 7 injured - @AP

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crime & courts

Swiss police say man shot to death in St Gallen mosque, 1 arrested - @swissinfo_en

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Police: Of the 11 hurt in a train derailment in Switzerland, 5 are serious and 6 are slightly injured - @AFP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Update: 11 people injured after Swiss mountain train ran into landslide in the Alps, police spokesperson says - @AP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Photo: Rescue services recover a victim of the passenger train accident in Switzerland - EPA via @TelegraphNews

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Swiss air rescue teams have 2 helicopters at the scene of the train derailment in mountainous region - @Reuters

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Photo: Passengers leaving accident site in Switzerland after train cars derail in mountains - @SRF via @johnvandertol

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Some people slightly injured after Swiss train derails in the Alps after a landslide, police spokesman says - @AP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Landslide derails carriages of a Swiss train, Rhaetische Bahn spokesman confirms - @AFP

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Photo: Carriages hang off the track following train derailment in Switzerland - @blickamabend

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Train derails in Switzerland, August 2014

Train derails in eastern Switzerland; no information on casualties - @BBCBreaking

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Michael Schumacher injured

Man arrested in connection with suspected theft of ex-Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's medical records found hanged in Swiss jail cell, prosecutors say - @AP

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Swiss National Bank

Swiss central bank reports $17.7 billion half-year gain - @AP

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Air Algerie flight crashes in Mali, July 24, 2014

List of passengers on missing Air Algerie flight includes 51 French, 27 Burkina Faso nationals, 8 Lebanese, 6 Algerians, 5 Canadians, 4 Germans, 2 Luxemburg nationals, 1 Swiss, 1 Belgium, 1 Egyptian, 1 Ukrainian, 1 Nigerian, 1 Cameroonian and 1 Malian, Burkina Faso Transport Minister Jean Bertin Ouedraogo says; 6 crew members are Spanish, according to the Spanish pilots' union - @AP

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Swiss International Air Lines cancels all flights to Tel Aviv on Tuesday and Wednesday and is monitoring the situation, spokeswoman says - @Reuters

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