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Switzerland

Switzerland becomes first nation to submit a plan for cutting greenhouse gas emissions beyond 2020 as a basis for a UN deal - @Reuters

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Afghanistan

Ex-Pakistan Prime Minister Gillani talking to media in Lahore says came to his notice that his kidnapped son is in Afghanistan - @JaagAlerts

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rail travel

Photo: Image said to show derailed trains at Rafz, Switzerland - @watson_news

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Switzerland

2 Swiss trains collide, overturning train carriages and injuring passengers, police say - @AFP

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HSBC investigations 2015

Geneva prosecutors said the premises of HSBC's Swiss private bank in the city are being searched - @AP

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HSBC investigations 2015

Swiss prosecutors say they're probing local HSBC subsidiary for suspected money laundering - @AP

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UBS

Magistrates in France issue arrest warrants for 2 Swiss ex-UBS managers, judicial source says - @Reuters

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Switzerland

Swiss government proposes draft law to limit immigration following controversial popular vote imposing quotas - @Reuters

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HSBC investigations 2015

UK Treasury say since HSBC scandal they have recouped more than £1 billion in unpaid tax from Swiss authorities - @BBCNormanS

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Canton of Graubunden, CH

Swiss police: 4 dead after avalanche hits group of skiers - @AP

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Davos World Economic Forum 2015

Egyptian President Abdul Fatah Khalil Al-Sisi will reportedly cut his visit World Economic Forum to attend Saudi King Abdullah's funeral - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Switzerland

Former Swiss banker Rudolf Elmer convicted of providing client data to WikiLeaks - @WSJeurope

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Switzerland

Switzerland's central bank chief defends institution's decision to scrap currency cap, saying it was 'always meant to be abandoned' - @FRANCE24

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New Zealand

New Zealand regulator seeking 'status update' from foreign exchange broker crushed by Swiss franc losses - @Reuters

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business

IMF's Lagarde to CNBC on Swiss currency move: 'This was a bit of a surprise;' going to reserve judgment on pertinence of move - @CNBCnow

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Switzerland

Swiss decision to scrap exchange rate floor sends euro to 11-year low against dollar - @MarketWatch

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European Union

Swiss stocks plunge more than 12% after euro rate cap scrapped - @AFP

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Switzerland

Swiss National Bank scraps minimum exchange rate policy against euro, lowers interest rate - @AP

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skiing

Swiss 4-time Olympic champion ski jumper Simon Ammann suffers scary crash at Bischofshofen, Austria, tournament - @NBCOlympics

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Switzerland sentences returning Islamic State recruit to 600 hours of community service in country's 1st sentencing of a foreign jihadist fighter, official says - @AlArabiya_Eng

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