Health workers racing to save lives as France contends with one of the world’s worst coronavirus outbreaks have received a huge show of gratitude with … Read more
The increase in coronavirus patients in France, particularly in the capital, means hospitals in and around Paris will reach saturation point within 48 hours, the … Read more
French health authorities reported 365 new deaths from coronavirus on Thursday, taking the total to 1,696. A 16-year-old girl was among them, making her France’s … Read more
From famed Gothic cathedrals to modest village churches, places of worship around France rang their bells in collective prayer Wednesday for people who have died … Read more
The number of people in France who have died from coronavirus is much higher than the official daily government tally, which only accounts for … Read more
French lawmakers approved tougher penalties for defying a nationwide confinement order as the coronavirus death toll rose on Sunday, with a first member of the … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday the earliest a vaccine against the coronavirus can be expected is at the end of 2021.
“No one is … Read more
Italy and France have had their highest numbers of deaths from coronavirus in a day, with 475 and 89 more fatalities respectively.
The deaths in … Read more
COVID19: #Weapplaud trends in France as population supports healthcare workers
As France edges perilously close to the 8,000th patient mark, placing the health care … Read more
The coronavirus outbreak in France is “very worrying” and “deteriorating very fast”, the head of the country’s health service said Monday.
“The number of cases … Read more
France is closing its bars, restaurants and other non-essential outlets as it joins other European countries introducing stricter controls to stop the spread of COVID-19.… Read more
Spain’s King Felipe VI (C) delivers a speech during a ceremony to honour victims of terror attacks in Europe, on the 16th anniversary of Madrid … Read more
France has enacted further restrictions as the country’s death toll from coronavirus rose to 48 on Wednesday, and more than 500 new cases were recorded … Read more
Thirty-three people have died from coronavirus in France with two new cluster zones, authorities reported. The spread of the virus continued to impact all aspects … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron addressed the nation on Tuesday evening after a conference call with EU leaders on the coronavirus outbreak, saying that European nations … Read more
A Disneyland Paris maintenance worker tested positive for coronavirus over the weekend, a spokesman for the theme park said on Monday.
The worker has not … Read more
Nurseries, Kindergartens and Schools to close in two zones of France as death toll rose to 9 from 613 confirmed cases
Nurseries, kindergartens and schools in two areas worst affected by the coronavirus will be closed for two weeks starting Monday, French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe … Read more
Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as the Archbishop of Lyon, France.
Cardinal Barbarin had first submitted his resignation to … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday after visiting a hospital in Paris that the COVID-19 outbreak will soon become an epidemic.
“Crisis, an epidemic … Read more
France reports first citizen to die from coronavirus as three new cases confirmed.
The number of new confirmed cases of coronavirus in France has risen … Read more
Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian woman who spent years on death row after a 2010 conviction of blasphemy, said that she was seeking political asylum … Read more
A French street artist’s interpretation of the Mona Lisa made of 330 Rubik’s Cubes sold for 480,200 euros on Sunday at a modern art auction … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday announced measures to end a programme that allowed foreign countries to send imams and teachers to provide services without … Read more
Sculptures made of lemons and oranges during the 87th Lemon Festival in Menton, France, 18 February 2020.
This year, the festival’s theme is ‘World Festivals’ … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron indicated Saturday that France may soon clear the way for the European Union to launch membership talks with Albania and North … Read more
French justice officials have opened an investigation in connection with the 2017 killing of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia to determine if there was a … Read more
Emmanuel Macron’s ruling party has begun to crumble at the edges in a sign of the domestic difficulties piling up for the French president … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled his nuclear doctrine advocating a more coordinated European Union defence strategy in which France, the bloc’s only post-Brexit nuclear … Read more
France is closing two schools and trying to reassure vacationers in the Alps after five British citizens, including a 9-year-old child, contracted the new virus … Read more
Thanks to Brexit, the 760 British local councillors in France will not be eligible to run for re-election in the March 2020 municipal elections. It’s … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for closer ties with Poland in shaping the European Union without Britain, in European security and relations with … Read more
France announced it was bolstering its military presence in Africa’s Sahel region to counter jihadi violence.
French Defence Minister Florence Parly said in a statement … Read more
Brexit is a “historic warning sign” for the European Union, French President Emmanuel Macron said hours before Britain’s departure from the EU, adding that it … Read more
Paris-based Chinese associations have cancelled a Lunar New Year parade following the coronavirus epidemic, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo said Sunday.
“I have met with the … Read more
France is planning to evacuate its citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus epidemic, the French Foreign Ministry said.… Read more
France is appealing to President Donald Trump not to cut off U.S. military support to French forces fighting Islamist militants in Africa, warning that it … Read more
Update: – France confirmed on Friday its first three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with two patients being hospitalised in Paris and the other in … Read more
The French Border Guard together with the French National Police (Police nationale) and the Dutch Royal Marechaussee (Koninklijke Marechaussee), supported by Europol and Eurojust, dismantled … Read more