Latest Valais Stories

2014-07-01 08:26:09

SION, Switzerland, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The RealFly team from Sion, Switzerland has won the 2-Way Dynamic Contest, a new discipline of the Extreme Barcelona event

2010-11-23 08:00:00

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, November 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Debiopharm Group(TM) (Debiopharm), an independent specialist in global bio-pharmaceutical development in the field of oncology and regarding certain serious diseases, has announced the winner of the Prix Debiopharm Valais pour les Sciences de la Vie (Debiopharm Valais Life Sciences Prize).

2006-05-17 11:32:36

By Norman Dabell MAYNOOTH (Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Michael Campbell believes Michelle Wie has to prove herself on her own tour before she deserves to play against the men.

2006-03-17 00:25:00

Global warming may be the last thing on the minds of extreme skiers speeding down the blustery cliff faces at Verbier-4 Vallees this winter.

2005-11-16 12:59:08

GENEVA (Reuters) - The Swiss government ordered the release on Wednesday of a Russian museum's priceless artworks seized at the request of a Swiss firm which says Moscow owes it millions of dollars.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.