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Switzerland: see BernBern
or Berne
, canton (1990 pop. 937,365), 2,658 sq mi (6,883 sq km), W central Switzerland. The second most populous and second largest canton of the country, Bern comprises three sections—the Bernese Alps, or Oberland [Ger.
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Bern, Switzerland (SANA) -- Ambassador Lamiaa Shakkour presented on Saturday to the Swiss Federal Council her credentials as non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Swiss Federation.
The intruder was saved after police shot the bear at the Bear Park in Bern, Switzerland.
CITATION: Associated Press (online), Bern, Switzerland, Tuesday, November 17, 2009 (Bdlz Bruppacher, Associated Press Writer).
A GERMAN woman missing for 12 years has been found living in the woods on the outskirts of Bern, Switzerland with nothing more than an umbrella and tarpaulin for shelter, police said last night.
Dozens of gold bars and thousands of gold coins spilled on to the A1 motorway near Bern, Switzerland, after the crash.
The Wegener Grafisch Groep subsidiary of the Netherlands' Koninklijke Wegener NV (Royal Wegener) placed a large order for a new press from Wifag, Bern, Switzerland.
AWC Bern also sponsors social, cultural and charitable activities in and around Bern, Switzerland.
Finnish engineering and consulting company Jaakko Poyry Group Oyj said on Monday (12 September) that its subsidiary Electrowatt-Ekono AG had been awarded two contracts for engineering services in waste-to-energy plant replacement investment projects in the cities of Winterthur and Bern, Switzerland.
The 7th International Cham Paper Group Symposium for the Flexible Packaging Industry will take place September 8-9 in Bern, Switzerland.
By 1905, he was biding his time as a clerk examining patent applications in Bern, Switzerland, and during his spare hours, he wrote the papers that would later earn him his fame.
A year at the Conservatory in Bern, Switzerland, provided fresh ideas and stimulus, but the 'inner emptiness' did not go away.