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Thousands gather to bury Saudi crown prince
Body of Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz, kingdom's long-serving interior minister, repatriated ahead of funeral in Mecca.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 16:03 GMT
Switzerland's central bank chief resigns
Philipp Hildebrand defends his achievements at financial institution as he bows to uproar over private currency deals.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2012 20:18 GMT
The heat builds across Europe
Temperature warnings have been announced across much of Western Europe, as residents flock to the shores for reprieve.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 13:28 GMT
Polanski escapes extradition to US
Swiss authorities decide against film director's extradition over unlawful sex.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2010 19:51 GMT
Swiss brace for minaret backlash
Protesters gather to oppose ban, while government seeks to play down its significance.
Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher
Last updated: 30 Nov 2009 05:53 GMT
Behind the Swiss minaret vote
Al Jazeera asks whether deeper issues are at stake in Switzerland's referendum.
Alan Fisher in Bern
Last updated: 29 Nov 2009 08:00 GMT
Swiss rally to defend employment
Tens of thousands rally for policy reform as Swiss economy contracts.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2009 21:10 GMT
Swiss bow out despite victory
The hosts fail to make the quarter finals of the ice hockey world championship.
Last updated: 05 May 2009 04:14 GMT
Libya halts Swiss oil shipments
Tripoli calls on Bern to drop criminal charges against Muammar Gaddafi's son.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2008 17:17 GMT
Italy into quarters as France exit
The world champions reach the final eight while Netherlands send Romania packing.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2008 05:52 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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Berlin and the global digital resistance movement
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