Sunday, 20 August 2017
News with tag Switzerland  RSS
Olympics: British aerial skier Wallace suffers head injury in training crash

Added: 18.08.2017 15:50 | 14 views | 0 comments

British aerial skier Lloyd Wallace has sustained a serious head injury after a training accident and is in hospital in Switzerland, the International Ski Federation and British Ski and Snowboard (BSS) said.


GB aerial skier Wallace suffers 'severe' head injury in training crash

Added: 18.08.2017 0:33 | 25 views | 0 comments

British aerial skier Lloyd Wallace is in "a light coma but stable" after suffering a "severe" head injury in a training crash in Switzerland.


Bacsinszky out of U.S. Open with hand injury

Added: 16.08.2017 9:40 | 13 views | 0 comments

Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky has withdrawn from the U.S. Open due to a lingering hand injury, the world number 24 has said.


Locarno Film Review: ‘Those Who Are Fine’

Added: 16.08.2017 0:45 | 22 views | 0 comments

The benignly dull Switzerland of Harry Lime's famous summation in "The Third Man" ("...brotherly love, 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did they produce? The cuckoo clock") is nowhere to be found in Swiss director Cyril Schäublin's clinically intelligent, laceratingly pessimistic feature debut. Envisioning the outskirts of Zurich as a gray, unpeopled dystopia...


CERN Physicists Find Direct Evidence of High Energy Light-By-Light Scattering

Added: 15.08.2017 14:58 | 11 views | 0 comments

Physicists from the ATLAS experiment, one of the four major experiments at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Switzerland, have found the first direct evidence of high energy light-by-light scattering, a quantum-mechanical process that is forbidden in the classical theory of electrodynamics. “This is a milestone result: the first direct evidence of light interacting with [...]


Waldhaus Flims Spa is Named Best Hotel Spa in Switzerland

Added: 14.08.2017 16:53 | 9 views | 0 comments

The Waldhaus Spa at the 5-star Waldhaus Flims Alpine Grand Hotel & Spa was named the best hotel spa in Switzerland at the European Health & Spa Awards 2017, and one of the top three hotel spas in Europe. A 3000m² oasis of well-being, The Waldhaus Spa offers everything the spa junkie desires from a ...]


Golf: American Schubert wins U.S. Amateur

Added: 14.08.2017 5:58 | 21 views | 0 comments

American Sophia Schubert won the U.S. Amateur Championship on Sunday, beating Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 6&5 in the 36-hole final at San Diego Country Club in southern California.


Scientists discover 91 volcanoes below Antarctic ice sheet

Added: 13.08.2017 7:16 | 27 views | 0 comments

Scientists have uncovered the largest volcanic region on Earth – two kilometres below the surface of the vast ice sheet that covers west Antarctica. The project, by Edinburgh University researchers, has revealed almost 100 volcanoes – with the highest as tall as the Eiger, which stands at almost 4,000 metres in Switzerland. Geologists say this huge region is likely to dwarf that of east Africa’s volcanic ridge, currently rated the densest concentration of volcanoes in the world. volcano artwork And the activity of this range could have worrying...

Locarno: Casa Wabi, Mantarraya Launch Film Prize

Added: 12.08.2017 11:17 | 23 views | 0 comments

LOCARNO, Switzerland - Mexico’s Mantarraya Group, producer of Cannes Best Director winners Carlos Reygadas (2012’s “Post Tenebras Lux”) and Amat Escalante (2013’s “Heli”), is establishing another festival presence in Europe, teaming with art foundation Fundación Casa Wabi to adjudicate a new prize at the Locarno Festival’s newly competitive Signs of Life section. Opening this year...


Wimbledon 2017: Jamie Murray & Martina Hingis seal mixed doubles title

Added: 11.08.2017 23:12 | 5 views | 0 comments

Britain's Jamie Murray and Switzerland's Martina Hingis beat Britain's Heather Watson and Finland's Henri Kontinen in the Wimbledon mixed doubles final.


Older articles »

Copyright © 2008-2017 USweekly  - all rights reserved