Advertisement
Sunday, Jul 03, 2022
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Switzerland

Swiss Catholic Church Orders Study Of Sexual Abuse Since Mid-20th Century

Dec 07, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The project puts Switzerland on track to join Roman Catholic churches in other European countries including France, Germany and Portugal to plumb their histories of sexual abuse.

Chess: Mixed Luck For Indian Players In Grand Swiss Tournament

Oct 29, 2021 PTI

The Grand Swiss tournament and Women’s Grand Swiss 2021 are part of the qualifications for the 2021-23 World Championship cycle. The top two finishers will qualify for the Candidates Tournament in 2022.


US: President Biden Dispatches NSA Jake Sullivan For Talks With Chinese Foreign Policy Adviser

US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan and Chinese Foreign Policy Adviser are set to meet in Switzerland amid high tensions between the two countries, especially with the recent Chinese show of strength while incursing in Taiwan's air defense zone.

Tashi And Nungshi Malik, India's 'Everest Twins', Conquer Swiss Alps

Oct 01, 2021 PTI

The Malik sisters from Dehradun are the first siblings and twins to climb the Seven Summits, to reach the North and South Poles, and complete the Adventurers Grand Slam and Three Poles Challenge.


Switzerland Votes For Same-Sex Marriage In Landmark Referendum

Switzerland Parliament and the governing Federal Council also supported the 'Marriage For All' measure. The country is traditionally conservative and only extended the right to vote for all its women in 1990.

Advertisement
01 July, 2021

After Hiccups, Nine European Nations Accept India’s Covishield For Travel: Sources

Outlook Web Bureau

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday took up the issue of inclusion of Covishield in the EU digital Covid certificate scheme during a meeting with the High Representative of the European Union.


07 March, 2021

PV Sindhu Suffers Demoralising Defeat In Swiss Open Final

PTI

It doesn't take long for reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin to beat India's World champion PV Sindhu in the final of Swiss Open


07 March, 2021

Watch PV Sindhu Vs Carolina Marin Live: When And Where To Watch Live Streaming Of Swiss Open Final

Outlook Web Bureau

Check match and live telecast details of the Swiss Open badminton final match between PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin


06 March, 2021

PV Sindhu Enters Swiss Open Badminton Final

PTI

This is PV Sindhu's first final appearance since the BWF World Championships in 2019


04 March, 2021

Swiss Open Badminton: Sindhu, Srikanth, 2 Other Indians Enter QFs; Double Delight For Satwik

PTI

Kidambi Srikanth, a former world no 1, will face either sixth-seeded Thai Kantaphon Wangcharoen or Netherland's Mark Caljouw in the last-eight stage


17 February, 2021

Swiss Prosecutors Appeal Against Verdicts In FIFA Trial

Agencies

The Swiss attorney general’s office said Tuesday it appealed to the Court of Appeal of the Federal Criminal Court against a ruling given in October


Advertisement

12 February, 2021

Fernando Alonso 'Conscious And Well' After Road-cycling Accident In Switzerland

Stats Perform

Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso was involved in a road accident while cycling in Switzerland on Thursday


28 January, 2021

International Olympic Committee Says Speculating On Tokyo Olympics Is Damaging Athletes

Associated Press (AP)

The Tokyo Games are scheduled to open on July 23, with 11,000 athletes competing in 33 sports.


22 January, 2021

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter Spent A Week In An Induced Coma, Says Daughter

Associated Press (AP)

The 84-year-old Blatter, who also tested positive for COVID-19 late last year, was well enough only this week to be moved out of intensive care


08 January, 2021

Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter Taken To Hospital

Stats Perform

Sepp Blatter, the former FIFA president, requires a period of rest after being taken to hospital, his daughter has said


30 July, 2020

Switzerland Launches Criminal Proceedings Against FIFA Boss Gianni Infantino

Stats Perform

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has previously denied any wrongdoing in relation to the accusations


21 April, 2020

Swiss Trial In 2006 FIFA World Cup Case Suspended, Nears Collapse

Agencies

Two members of the 2006 World Cup committee, Theo Zwanziger and Horst Schmidt, plus former FIFA administrator Urs Linsi, were charged with fraud last August


Advertisement

20 January, 2020

'Negative Surprise': IMF Cuts India's Growth Estimate To 4.8% For 2019

IANS

The IMF gave India the lowest growth projection of the three made by the international organisation this month -- all of which downgraded it from previous estimates.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
Advertisement
Advertisement

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Short Story

‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

Fact-Check

It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love

Opinion

The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz
Advertisement
Advertisement