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Arduino Introduces New Boards Featuring u-blox Wireless Technology
THALWIL, Switzerland, May 24: u-blox (SIX: UBXN), a global provider of leading positioning and wireless communication technologies, and Arduino, providers of the world's leading open-source hardware and software ecosystem, introduced four new boards to their MKR family, delivering enhanced wireless ...

UNHRC votes to probe Israel-Palestine clashes
Geneva [Switzerland], May 19 : The United Nations Human Rights Council in a session voted to begin a probe in the recent deadly Israel-Palestine clashes in Gaza.

Russia-based Kaspersky Lab to transfer customers' data to Zurich by ...
Moscow, May 17 : After facing a US ban, Russia-based Kaspersky Lab on Thursday announced to move its core customer data storage and processing processes for most regions to Zurich, Switzerland, by 2019 -- at a time when the European Union (EU) gets ready to introduce a new data privacy law.

UN: Since March 30, over 1,000 children injured in Gaza
Geneva [Switzerland], May 17 : Since March 30, more than 1,000 children have been injured by Israeli forces in the besieged Gaza Strip during demonstrations, according to UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).

WHO plans to eliminate industrially-produced trans-fatty acids
Geneva [Switzerland], May 15 : The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday released REPLACE, a step-by-step guide for the elimination of industrially-produced trans-fatty acids from the global food supply.

Bangladesh praised for Rohingya aid during UNHRC review
Geneva [Switzerland], May 15 : The 30th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Monday saw representatives of 107 member states taking the floor to praise Bangladesh for the way it has dealt with the Rohingya refugee crisis in terms of supplying aid.

Federer back as No.1 in ATP rankings after Nadal's six-week lead
Madrid, May 14 : Switzerland's Roger Federer took back the No. 1 spot in the men's Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles rankings released on Monday after being second to Spain's Rafael Nadal for six weeks.

Eurovision bans Chinese TV station after it censors LGBT act
Le Grand-Saconnex [Switzerland], May 12 : Organisers of the Eurovision Song Contest, the riotously camp transcontinental music competition, banned a Chinese TV station from broadcasting Saturday's final.

104-year-old scientist David Goodall ends life in Switzerland
Bern, May 10 : David Goodall, a 104-year-old Australian scientist who had campaigned for the legalisation of assisted dying in his home country, ended his life at a Swiss clinic on Thursday, a representative from the pro-euthanasia group Exit International said.

Tetra Pak to Develop Paper Straws for Its Portion-size Carton Packages
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader programme to help address the issue of plastic straw waste.

Tetra Pak to Develop Paper Straws for Its Portion-size Carton Packages
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader programme to help address the issue of plastic straw waste.

eLocations Aims To Raise Euro50 Million With First PropTech Security ...
ZUG, Switzerland: The global PropTech startup has announced that it will commence the pre-sale and then public sale of a new Security Token (LOC). Founder and CEO Marc C. Riebe commented on the announcement at the Blockchain Summit in Zug.

eLocations Aims To Raise EUR50 Million With First PropTech Security ...
ZUG, Switzerland: The global PropTech startup has announced that it will commence the pre-sale and then public sale of a new Security Token (LOC). Founder and CEO Marc C. Riebe commented on the announcement at the Blockchain Summit in Zug today.

Mercuria Founders Discuss American Job Creation and Investment with ...
GENEVA, Switzerland: Mercuria Energy, one of the world's largest independent integrated energy and commodities groups, today welcomed Edward "Ed" McMullen, Jr, United States Ambassador to the Swiss Confederation and the Principality of Liechtenstein, to its Geneva trading hub.

Weatherford Introduces Magnus Rotary Steerable System
BAAR, Switzerland: Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) today announced the commercial release of the Magnus rotary steerable system, which combines reliable, high-performance drilling with precise directional control. The push-the-bit tool is designed for deployment in nearly any drilling ...

SOPHiA AI Reaches Key Milestone by Helping to Better Diagnose 200,000 ...
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: SOPHiA GENETICS, global leader in Data-Driven Medicine, announced today that its technology for clinical genomics, SOPHiA artificial intelligence, has reached a key milestone in helping better diagnose 200,000 patients.

trade.io Opens Pre-Registration to One of the Crypto Industry's Most ...
LUGANO, Switzerland: trade.io has announced that pre-registration has now opened to digital marketeers who will refer online traffic to the company websites via this webpage: https://somethingbigiscoming.io.

eLocations Aims to Raise Euro 50 Million With First PropTech Security ...
ZUG, Switzerland: eLocations announced its Initial Token Offering (ITO) today, which is conceived to create a new token economy and attract funds to be reinvested into the eLocations platform. The global platform holds details of stores in over 500 cities worldwide and simplifies rental, management ...

Pak-backed Khalistani activists hold anti-India protest
Geneva [Switzerland], May 5 : A group of Sikh hardliners held a protest outside the United Nations office in Geneva to demand the release of Sikh militants arrested in India.

Pak minorities being persecuted by Islamic terrorists
Quetta [Pakistan]/Geneva [Switzerland], May 5 : Minorities in Pakistan are facing persecution by the state and non-state actors, says Dr.Iftikhar Ayaz, Ambassador of the UK-based Universal Peace Federation.

Pakistan-backed Khalistani activists hold anti-India protest outside ...
Geneva [Switzerland], May 5 : A group of Sikh hardliners held a protest outside the United Nations office in Geneva to demand the release of Sikh militants arrested in India.

Peru's Paolo Guerrero arrives at CAS for hearing in doping case
Lausanne (Switzerland), May 3 : Peru national football team captain Paolo Guerrero arrived on Thursday at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to attend a hearing to prove that FIFA's suspension was unfounded.

104-year-old Australian scientist to end life in Switzerland
Canberra [Australia], May 3 : A 104-year-old Australian scientist has decided to end his life in Switzerland, saying he greatly regrets living to his advanced age.

Six Senses Announces Innovative 17-Apartment Concept in Crans-Montana
CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland: With an innovative new creation from Six Senses, Crans-Montana, Switzerland will soon have a way of transforming tourists into future residents. Six Senses, a world-renowned beyond stars hotel chain, has announced a new resort where luxury and tranquility become ...

GST, demonetisation came as opportunities for us: Bata CFO
Milan, May 1 : A strong, diverse democracy and people's hunger to be in sync with international fashion trends make India a special place for expansion plans for Switzerland-based brand Bata, which did not have to grapple with the challenges that came along with the introduction of GST and ...

Ranveer Singh inaugurates 'Ranveer on Tour' train in Switzerland
Bern, April 30 : Bollywood star Ranveer Singh on Monday inaugurated a 'Ranveer on Tour' train, which is in honour of his contribution to the increasing popularity of Switzerland as a preferred destination for Indian tourists.

'Terror outfits act as proxies of Pakistan army'
Geneva [Switzerland], April 29 : Exiled Kashmiri leader Shaukat Ali Kashmiri has accused the Pakistan Army of backing terrorist organisations like Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and using them as its proxies against India.

Himachal to introduce free heli-ambulance services
Shimla, April 26 : The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet on Thursday gave its nod to Helimission of Switzerland to introduce free heli-ambulance services for trekkers and tourists with the assistance of Lady Willingdon Hospital.

Ranveer Singh set for summer break in Switzerland
Mumbai, April 25 : Bollywood's livewire actor Ranveer Singh says Switzerland is his kind of country and he is all set to jet off for a summer break there.

Medela: NICE Recommends Thopaz+ Portable, Digital System for Managing ...
BAAR, Switzerland: In multiple clinical trials patients with the Thopaz+ chest drainage system have had shorter chest tube placements and also shorter hospital stays than patients with conventional chest drains.