Drought

Drought – Individuals and businesses in the Alpes Maritimes region have been encouraged to save water in order to avoid future water restrictions. Restrictions have been put in place in 81 regions across France due to the “drought” as it continues to spread, with 38 departments reportedly in a "crisis" situation, where important water saving measures have been implemented.

 

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Evening Update 14 Oct

The Var has been put under a yellow weather alert for thunder and possible flooding overnight tonight. The storms follow a very warm weekend where tem... Evening Update 14 Oct Read More

14/10/2019

Mipcom

American actor Patrick Dempsey will receive an “excellence award” for his career in television and cinema at Mipcom which opens today in Cannes. ... Mipcom Read More

14/10/2019

Cargo ship

A cargo ship has run a ground along the coast of southern Corsica. The incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning in the heart of the Bon... Cargo ship Read More

14/10/2019

Lumière film festival

The 10th annual Lumière film festival opened in Lyon on Sunday, with actress Frances McDormand kicking off the event. ... Lumière film festival Read More

14/10/2019

France and Germany halt arms exports to Turkey

France and Germany have announced that they are temporarily halting arms exports to Turkey over the country's military action in northern Syria.... France and Germany halt arms exports to Turkey Read More

14/10/2019