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A Contemporary Zigzag Dwelling in Switzerland

An amusing zigzag of concrete roof appears to sit on nothing but glass atop this interesting house in Switzerland.<p>The building, from …

Architecture

Couple killed in Switzerland after cable car falls onto rocks

A couple have been killed and their one year old baby seriously injured after the cable car they were travelling on in Switzerland fell 30 metres onto rocks below.<p>The car was heading downhill from Alp Baerlaui in the central swiss canton of Schwyz when it came off the cable on Saturday …

German Tax Evaders Are Smuggling Money Out Of Switzerland In Their Underwear

They want the industry open up the kimono on who has money stashed in the country.<p>This demand for transparency, says Bloomberg, is resulting in some awkward situations for Germans that keep their money in Swiss bank accounts. Germans are the largest group of foreign tourists in Switzerland, so they …

North Africa

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Price Unveiled in Switzerland

Yesterday, the Korean giant unveiled the next generation Samsung Galaxy Note 3 phablet at IFA 2013 in Berlin. The only thing the company failed to …

Switzerland changes law to decriminalise marijuana possession

A change to the law in Switzerland has decriminalised marijuana, making possession of the drug a minor misdemeanour that will not go on a person’s …

Sweden and Switzerland Launch Joint Awareness Program to Help Tourists Tell the Two Countries Apart

(Image: Radoslaw Botev, modified)<p>Sweden and Switzerland are two countries somewhere in Europe--or so I've heard. They are, it turns out, not the same …

10 Reasons to Visit Switzerland

Haven’t decided on a place to celebrate winter yet? Look no further! Even though Switzerland is perfect for skiing and snowboarding, there’s still …

European Travel

So Luxurious: Switzerland's Drive-In Prostitute Sex Boxes

I came for an oil-change. <i>*wink*</i><p>Because the sex boxes they installed in 2010 were too drab, the city of Zurich has installed new sex boxes for people …

Prostitution

Khodorkovsky leaves Germany for Switzerland to take sons to school

GENEVA (Reuters) - Former Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky arrived in Switzerland on Sunday, having spent two weeks in Germany since his release from a Russian prison, but gave no clue about his future plans.<p>“He is, as previously stated, delighted that Switzerland is the second country in …

Top-Selling Cars In Norway Now Electric Cars (Two Months In A Row) — 4 Reasons Why

<b>Published on</b> November 30th, 2013 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>408<p>Top-Selling Cars In Norway Now Electric Cars (Two Months In A Row) — 4 Reasons Why<p>November …

Articles about 6 modern homes norway on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace.<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in Colorado.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home …

Prefab Homes

Norway Decided to Digitize All the Norwegian Books

Between this and the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norsk people are set for the future.<p>The National Library of Norway is planning to digitize all the books by the mid 2020s.<p>Yes. All. The. Books. In Norwegian, at least. Hundreds of thousands of them. Every book in the library's holdings.<p>By law, "all …

Norway Announces Plans to Digitize Entire National Library

<i>Photo © Shutterstock</i><p>The National Library of Norway has just announced plans to digitize its entire library of hundreds of thousands of books by the …

Genealogy

Norway Government: Bitcoins Aren't a Currency, They're Just an Asset

A Windy Day in Norway

(YouTube link)<p>Remember the animated video WIND? It happens in real life, too! Winds from winter storm Ivar affected shoppers in downtown Aalesund, …

colorful city of alesund, norway photo

German man, 88, charged in 1944 Nazi massacre in France

German authorities have charged an 88-year-old man from Cologne with hundreds of counts of murder and accessory to murder in a 1944 Nazi massacre that killed more than 600 civilians in the French village of Oradour-sur-Glane.<p>The man, identified only as Werner C. because of German privacy laws, was …

European History

Channel tunnel rings in mobile phone services for travellers to France

Vodafone and EE to offer mobile services in north tunnel, following in tracks of French networks serving south tunnel<p>The 30 miles of the Channel tunnel have until now offered a welcome pause from the trilling of mobile phones. Not any more. From this spring, Eurotunnel passengers will be able to …

France Approves First Cannabis-Based Drug

Commercial sales of medicine derived from cannabis were authorized by France’s drug safety agency for the first time, the Associated Press …

Former Nazi guard charged in France with Oradour massacre

Unnamed man suspected of being a member of armoured SS division that killed a total of 642 villagers<p>An 88-year-old former SS guard has been charged with taking part in one of the most shocking massacres carried out in Nazi-occupied France.<p>The man, who has not been identified, is accused of the …

François Hollande's partner Valérie Trierweiler in hospital with 'exhaustion'

Journalist has been prescribed rest by doctors after learning of claims that French president was having affair with Julie Gayet<p>Valérie Trierweiler, the partner of the French president, François Hollande, has been taken to hospital with "exhaustion" following claims that he has been having an …

Associated Press News

World's First Invisible Skyscraper Planned in South Korea

A new skyscraper will soon be a part of the skyline in Seoul, South Korea — but you may not be able to see it.<p>Architects behind the world's first …

A Visit To A Controversial War Shrine Has China And South Korea Furious At Japan

China and South Korea have repeatedly expressed anger in the past over Japanese politicians' visits to Yasukuni Shrine, where Japanese leaders convicted as war criminals by an Allied tribunal after World War Two are honored along with those who died in battle.<p>The two countries have been especially …

Japan

South Korea claims world’s first cancer-treating nanorobot | Reuters.com

Jan. 5 - South Korean scientists say they have developed the world's first nanorobot that can selectively target and help treat cancer. The robot is guided through the body by genetically engineered bacteria to a tumor where it releases its cargo of cancer fighting drugs. Sharon Reich reports.<p>▲ …