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News Switzerland » Ticino: Discovering Switzerland: The trails of Ticino

News channel or source: https://cyclingtips.com/2018/02/cycling-switzerland-ticino/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This content is brought to you by Switzerland Tourism. Find out more about our sponsored content policies here. Enjoying a lazy mid-morning espresso on the dock, amidst the bobbing speedboats and yachts in the marina in Lugano or Locarno has a certain ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Switzerland-Italy train ride traverses different worlds

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/travel/switzerland-italy-train-ride-traverses-different-worlds/NHVX0q1JI5Y0Uc2SaY2NAK/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

I relate all this not to bury the lead, but because these are the things you’ll think about as the train emerges into Bodio, a tiny town in Switzerland’s Ticino region. It feels like a world away from the other side of the mountain. You’ll notice how ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Swiss assisted suicide group has 10,000 new members in 2017: report

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/14/c_136973758.htm
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

At the end of December 2017, Exit said it had 110,391 members in German-speaking Switzerland and in Ticino, the Italian-speaking part, according to the figures in the press release. Last year, 734 people ended their lives using Exit's services, compared ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Switzerland’s most unhappy political parties unhappy for the same reason

News channel or source: http://lenews.ch/2018/02/13/switzerlands-most-unhappy-political-parties-unhappy-for-the-same-reason/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The Ticino League (Lega) was not far behind with a disgruntled ... The survey questioned more than 22,000 people across Switzerland at the end of last year. The poll was done by Vimentis, an organisation run by volunteers with a mission to improve the ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Nine famous Swiss people you've (probably) never heard of

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.ch/20180219/nine-famous-swiss-people-youve-probably-never-heard-of
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Hard as it may be to believe given Switzerland's pivotal role in many international ... the Sicilian mafia during her time in Lugano in the Italian-speaking canton of Ticino, Carla del Ponte went on to become Swiss attorney general before taking on the ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: The Grub Hunter: Lugano Swiss Bistro offers a fun-loving trip to a cheesy past

News channel or source: http://www.montereyherald.com/article/NF/20180220/FEATURES/180229988
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Fondue is one of the most traditional culinary experiences in Switzerland, and Andre wanted to make sure ... There’s also a fondue called Tomato Ticino, incorporating roasted tomatoes and cream, and a Gorgonzola Mushroom fondue with a blend of three ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Suicide World

News channel or source: https://www.nationalreview.com/blog/corner/suicide-world/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

If they fulfill certain criteria, members can use the organisation’s services when they decide the time is right to end their life. Exit has 110,391 members in German-speaking Switzerland and in Ticino, according to December 2017 figures.

News Switzerland » Ticino: NMBS confirms activity day for 2018 All-Industry Conference

News channel or source: http://www.buildersmerchantsjournal.net/nmbs-confirms-activity-day-for-2018-all-industry-conference
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Located just fifteen minutes from the hotel, the Golf Club Des Iles Borromees has an 18 hole, par 72 course which offers stunning views of the Swiss Alps and the Ticino Plain ... scenic route through France, Switzerland and Italy before finishing at ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Swiss Italians Say No to the Burqa

News channel or source: http://observer.com/2016/07/tension-builds-as-prettiest-corner-of-switzerland-bans-burqas/
Publication date: uesday 12 July 2016

LOCARNO—Even in Switzerland, most citizens don’t think much about Ticino. It’s the southernmost of the country’s 26 cantons—roughly equivalent to American states—and the only one that’s wholly Italian in language and culture. Only half a ...

News Switzerland » Ticino: Switzerland Bans Burqa, Women Face Fines Up to $10,000

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2015/11/25/switzerland-bans-burqa-women-face-fines-10000/
Publication date: uesday 24 November 2015

The town of Ticino in Switzerland approved a referendum to ban burqas, after the Swiss parliament decided a ban would not “violate the country’s federal law.” Women could receive a fine up to £6,500 ($9,828.84) if caught wearing a burqa, which ...