France battles a “monster” wildfire that has forced thousands to flee their homes. Wildfires in Europe this summer have broken out as heat waves bake the continent and renew focus on climate change. Source link
His centrist Ensemble coalition is on course to win parliamentary elections, according to projected results. But he is set to lose dozens of seats and will struggle to pass reforms. A left-green alliance is projected to come second, with Marine Le Pen’s far-right party coming third. President Macron now faces
Concerts and large public gatherings have been called off in the Gironde department around Bordeaux. On Thursday, parts of France hit 40C earlier in the year than ever before, with temperatures expected to peak on Saturday. Scientists say periods of intense heat are becoming more frequent and longer lasting as
Six passengers were killed in a EgyptAir plane crash in 2016. The plane from Cairo to Paris crashed in the eastern Mediterranean. An investigation into the crash revealed that the plane caught fire from a cigarette lit by the pilot in the cockpit, which led to the deaths of the
Two were shot dead by police in Paris on Sunday, the day of the French presidential election. The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a police recruiting center in the capital, Paris. News – AFP news agency. . . . . . . . . . . .
Two were killed and at least one was injured in what became known as the French capital, Paris. The incident took place during the announcement of the results of the French presidential election on Sunday evening. Police claimed that they fired in self-defense when a moving vehicle was approaching them.
Incumbent President Emmanuel Macron is on track to win the French presidential election. Macron is set to become president after defeating right-wing rival Marine Le Pen. The news agency Reuters quoted the results of the poll as saying after the polls on Sunday. Although Le Pen conceded defeat, he vowed to
The second round of voting is underway in the French presidential election. Voting has started from 8 am local time on Sunday and will continue till 8 pm. Today is a holiday in most parts of France. Voter turnout is expected to be low. News from the BBC. . .
French far-right presidential candidate Eric Zemmour delivers a speech throughout a marketing campaign rally on the Trocadero sq. in Paris on Sunday. A lawsuit accuses Zemmour of making an attempt to falsify historical past about France’s function within the Holocaust. Bertrand Guay/AFP by way of Getty Photos conceal caption toggle
Amore Vero, the yacht owned by an organization linked to Igor Sechin, is pictured within the shipyard of La Ciotat in southern France on Thursday. Nicolas Tucat/AFP by way of Getty Photos cover caption toggle caption Nicolas Tucat/AFP by way of Getty Photos Amore Vero, the yacht owned by an