Swiss Served sanctions fell by almost 21 % in 2020

In 2020, 10945 sentences and measures were executed in Switzerland (2019: 13810). More than two thirds (67 %) were for imprisonment in a penal institution. Community service accounted for less than a third (30 %) of executions of sentences while electronic monitoring made up 3 %. 86 % concerned males and 42 % Swiss citizens. … More Swiss Served sanctions fell by almost 21 % in 2020

A first for Switzerland: proton therapy to treat lung cancer

By guest author Sabine Goldhahn from Swiss Paul Scherrer Institute. On November 9, 2021, a 60-year-old patient suffering from lung cancer received proton beam therapy, a medical procedure where positively charged particles are precisely targeted at the tumour. This is the first time this type of radiotherapy has been used for lung cancer treatment in … More A first for Switzerland: proton therapy to treat lung cancer

The most modern Citroën version of the legendary DS Line and all electric – he Last Emperor of Mexico’ Review: The Habsburg of Chapultepec – Reflections from COP26 – Weekend Confidential: Costume Designer Bob Mackie Made the Stars Glitter

Again, the TextileFuture team would like to offer four readings. This time we were writing up “The most modern Citroën version of the legendary DS Line and all electric” upon a presentation of Citroën Switzerland, attended and written by Virginia F. Bodmer-Altura. The second item is about a new book on ‘The Last Emperor of … More The most modern Citroën version of the legendary DS Line and all electric – he Last Emperor of Mexico’ Review: The Habsburg of Chapultepec – Reflections from COP26 – Weekend Confidential: Costume Designer Bob Mackie Made the Stars Glitter