berne berne  /ˈbɜrn/


  • (n) the capital of Switzerland; located in western Switzerland


  1. EU tax chief urges Swiss to end bank secrecy

    BERNE (Reuters) - The European Union official in charge of tax policy tried to persuade Switzerland on Monday to agree to surrender more information about clients of its big banking industry as part of ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Roadblocks to Berne Station Bridge replacement removed

    After being stalled seven years by red-bellied turtles and red tape, the light is turning green for replacing the closed Berne Station Bridge. PennDOT is soliciting bids for the span's replacement and officials hope the work could start in late summer or early fall.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Reading Eagle

  3. Berne’s sewer rates may rise over forecast-Monroe also affected

    Sewer rates in Berne could be going up more than originally anticipated.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Decatur Daily Democrat


  1. "Butch and I are getting on really well, and he's a guy I'm really enjoying playing with in a team where other guys around us, like Alex Crockett, Shaun Berne, Andrew Higgins, Joe Maddock and younger players like Matt Banahan, are also playing...
    on Dec 28, 2007 By: Olly Barkley Source:

  2. "Bath are among the in-form teams in the league at present and are playing good rugby. Olly Barkey and Shaun Berne are good players that are managing games in a clever way behind a strong pack that provides tough opposition especially at the Rec. We...
    on Mar 21, 2008 By: Brian Smith Source:

  3. "This will be the main point in Berne today. It is an absolute urgency," a UN human rights expert, Jean Ziegler, told journalists in Geneva on Monday.
    on Apr 28, 2008 By: Jean Ziegler Source: Reuters

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