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#France

# france - Saturday 17 September, 2022

French footballer Pogba's brother charged in extortion case
# Mathias Pogba
# Mathias Pogba

French footballer Pogba's brother charged in extortion case

Updated Sep 17th 2022, 10:45 PM 53,211 Views 0 Comments

Paul Pogba had filed a complaint with Turin prosecutors in July, saying he was the target of a €13 million blackmail plot.

Louvre and Versailles to turn off lights earlier in symbolic energy savings push
# France
# France

Louvre and Versailles to turn off lights earlier in symbolic energy savings push

Sep 17th 2022, 1:49 PM 8,172 Views 2 Comments

The Louvre Pyramid will go dark at 11pm instead of 1am to remind the public of the energy crisis sparked by the war in Ukraine.

# france - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Ex-France centre rejoins Toulon in comeback from double knee injury
# Mathieu Bastareaud
From The42
# Mathieu Bastareaud

Ex-France centre rejoins Toulon in comeback from double knee injury

Sep 15th 2022, 8:14 PM 10,040 Views 3 Comments

Bastareaud turns 34 on Saturday.

# france - Tuesday 13 September, 2022

France and PSG defender sidelined for six weeks ahead of World Cup
# Presnel Kimpembe
From The42
# Presnel Kimpembe

France and PSG defender sidelined for six weeks ahead of World Cup

Sep 13th 2022, 3:00 PM 3,930 Views 1 Comment

Kimpembe suffered the injury in PSG’s 1-0 victory against Brest.

# france - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

Macron urges French to reduce energy by 10%
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Macron urges French to reduce energy by 10%

Sep 6th 2022, 8:00 AM 15,339 Views 10 Comments

He said energy rationing plans are being prepared ‘in case’ they are needed, and that ‘cuts will happen as a last resort’.

# france - Monday 5 September, 2022

Trial opens over 2016 Bastille Day truck massacre in Nice
# Truck Attack
# Truck Attack

Trial opens over 2016 Bastille Day truck massacre in Nice

Sep 5th 2022, 3:34 PM 7,305 Views 2 Comments

86 people were killed and hundreds were wounded during the attack on France’s national day in 2016.

# france - Friday 2 September, 2022

Ireland seeks to deepen links with 'closest EU neighbour' France by opening Brittany consulate
# Roscoff
# Roscoff

Ireland seeks to deepen links with 'closest EU neighbour' France by opening Brittany consulate

Sep 2nd 2022, 10:55 PM 29,503 Views 20 Comments

The vice-president of the Brittany region thanked Brexit and Boris Johnson for the increased partnership between Ireland and France.

# france - Monday 29 August, 2022

EU plans 'emergency intervention' to halt energy price rise
# EU ENERGY
# EU ENERGY

EU plans 'emergency intervention' to halt energy price rise

Updated Aug 29th 2022, 5:15 PM 35,786 Views 25 Comments

The EU Commission president said €300 billion would be invested to accelerate the transition towards sustainable energy sources.

# france - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Irish players set for key roles as France's second tier kicks off tomorrow
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irish players set for key roles as France's second tier kicks off tomorrow

Aug 24th 2022, 7:00 PM 14,623 Views 2 Comments

The likes of Darren Sweetnam, Eoghan Masterson, and Dave O’Callaghan play in the Pro D2.

# france - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

Fresh faces aplenty as Connacht name XV for pre-season clash with Castres
# Friendly
From The42
# Friendly

Fresh faces aplenty as Connacht name XV for pre-season clash with Castres

Aug 23rd 2022, 12:10 PM 12,047 Views 5 Comments

Ireland international Adam Byrne makes his first appearance after moving from Leinster.

# france - Sunday 14 August, 2022

Spain wildfire forces hundreds to evacuate as land destroyed
# European Heatwave
# European Heatwave

Spain wildfire forces hundreds to evacuate as land destroyed

Updated Aug 14th 2022, 7:21 PM 37,736 Views 4 Comments

The fire was raging in the Aragon region where around 300 firefighters are trying to contain the blaze.

# france - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires
# Cooperation
# Cooperation

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires

Aug 11th 2022, 7:33 PM 13,125 Views 12 Comments

361 foreign firefighters were dispatched to assist their 1,100 French colleagues deployed in the worst-hit part of the French southwest.

# france - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Ailing beluga whale stranded in French river put down during last-ditch rescue bid
# Sad End
# Sad End

Ailing beluga whale stranded in French river put down during last-ditch rescue bid

Updated Aug 10th 2022, 3:28 PM 33,489 Views 11 Comments

The fate of the whale captured the hearts of people across the world since it was first spotted in the highly unusual habitat.

Police kill knife-wielding homeless man at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport
# Paris
# Paris

Police kill knife-wielding homeless man at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport

Aug 10th 2022, 9:13 AM 20,335 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred early this morning.

# france - Monday 8 August, 2022

Experts planning how to rescue malnourished beluga whale from Seine river
# France
# France

Experts planning how to rescue malnourished beluga whale from Seine river

Aug 8th 2022, 10:31 PM 15,100 Views 4 Comments

The last-ditch bid to save the animal is partly because of fears that the river’s warm water is harming its health.

# france - Saturday 6 August, 2022

Beluga whale which strayed into France’s Seine River not accepting food
# Seine River
# Seine River

Beluga whale which strayed into France’s Seine River not accepting food

Aug 6th 2022, 4:35 PM 19,783 Views 13 Comments

Conservationists have tried since Friday to feed a catch of herring to the ethereal white mammal.

# france - Saturday 23 July, 2022

UK calls on France to act as travellers face more delays and gridlock at Port of Dover
# Six-hour Queues
# Six-hour Queues

UK calls on France to act as travellers face more delays and gridlock at Port of Dover

Jul 23rd 2022, 8:21 AM 35,133 Views 53 Comments

Bumper-to-bumper traffic made its way towards the Port of Dover in England yesterday.

# france - Monday 18 July, 2022

Belgium secure last Euro 2022 quarter-final spot as Iceland fall short despite France draw
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Belgium secure last Euro 2022 quarter-final spot as Iceland fall short despite France draw

Jul 18th 2022, 10:49 PM 2,557 Views 0 Comments

Iceland became the first side to bow out of a women’s Euro from the group stage unbeaten.

Ex-France centre retires after injury issues
# Call It A Day
From The42
# Call It A Day

Ex-France centre retires after injury issues

Jul 18th 2022, 6:22 PM 14,336 Views 7 Comments

Fofana made his international debut in the 2012 Six Nations

France and Spain fight spreading wildfires as heatwave fries Europe
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

France and Spain fight spreading wildfires as heatwave fries Europe

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 5:51 PM 28,098 Views 3 Comments

Towns are being evacuated in south-western France as thousands of firefighters tackle the flames.

# france - Saturday 16 July, 2022

Forest fires rage in scorching southwest Europe
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Forest fires rage in scorching southwest Europe

Updated Jul 16th 2022, 4:38 PM 29,580 Views 15 Comments

Fire season has hit parts of Europe earlier than usual this year.

North Macedonian parliament approves deal to set EU bid in motion
# European Union
# European Union

North Macedonian parliament approves deal to set EU bid in motion

Jul 16th 2022, 4:25 PM 10,512 Views 1 Comment

Opposition MPs left the chamber in protest.

# france - Friday 15 July, 2022

10,000 evacuated as wildfires ravage pine forests in south-west France
# France
# France

10,000 evacuated as wildfires ravage pine forests in south-west France

Jul 15th 2022, 1:46 PM 15,783 Views 5 Comments

One of the fires is in woodlands just south of the resort town of Arcachon.

# france - Thursday 14 July, 2022

France survive Belgium scare to reach Euro quarters
# Euro 2022
From The42
# Euro 2022

France survive Belgium scare to reach Euro quarters

Jul 14th 2022, 10:34 PM 3,206 Views 0 Comments

Earlier Italy drew 1-1 with Iceland.

# france - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial

Jul 13th 2022, 2:47 PM 4,130 Views 0 Comments

He is being tried for involvement in killings at a Brussels airport and metro station.

# france - Monday 11 July, 2022

France boss urges vigilance despite blistering start to Euros
# Euro 2022
From The42
# Euro 2022

France boss urges vigilance despite blistering start to Euros

Jul 11th 2022, 8:18 AM 2,668 Views 0 Comments

Grace Geyoro scored a first-half hat-trick in a 5-1 thrashing of Italy.

# france - Sunday 10 July, 2022

Geyoro hat-trick helps flawless France to 5-1 hammering against Italy in Euros opener
# Les Blues
From The42
# Les Blues

Geyoro hat-trick helps flawless France to 5-1 hammering against Italy in Euros opener

Jul 10th 2022, 10:37 PM 2,421 Views 1 Comment

Les Bleues looked like they would score with every attack in the Group D clash.

# france - Thursday 7 July, 2022

Max Spring handed his France debut in second Test against Japan
# First Cap
From The42
# First Cap

Max Spring handed his France debut in second Test against Japan

Jul 7th 2022, 11:32 AM 4,468 Views 2 Comments

Fabien Galthié’s team is otherwise unchanged for the clash in Tokyo.

# france - Saturday 2 July, 2022

British and French police arrest 15 people in connection to English Channel migrant deaths
# English Channel
# English Channel

British and French police arrest 15 people in connection to English Channel migrant deaths

Jul 2nd 2022, 7:31 PM 11,899 Views 0 Comments

Twenty-seven people died when the boat they were in sank off the coast of Calais in November.

# france - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris
# France
# France

Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris

Updated Jun 29th 2022, 7:55 PM 24,605 Views 2 Comments

The attacks resulted in the deaths of 130 people, when a team of jihadists laid siege to the French capital.

# france - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

French parliament names pro-Macron centrist as house speaker in election fallout
# Bonjour
# Bonjour

French parliament names pro-Macron centrist as house speaker in election fallout

Jun 28th 2022, 7:00 PM 10,669 Views 1 Comment

Yael Braun-Pivet is the first woman to hold the post.

# france - Monday 27 June, 2022

Favre new Nice coach as Galtier in Paris Saint-Germain talks
# Ligue 1
From The42
# Ligue 1

Favre new Nice coach as Galtier in Paris Saint-Germain talks

Jun 27th 2022, 2:49 PM 3,322 Views 1 Comment

Galtier won the French league title with Lille in 2021.

# france - Thursday 23 June, 2022

France not carrying out military exercises in Irish-patrolled waters, Coveney says
# Exclusive Economic Zone
# Exclusive Economic Zone

France not carrying out military exercises in Irish-patrolled waters, Coveney says

Jun 23rd 2022, 1:33 PM 15,901 Views 19 Comments

Minister Simon Coveney spoke about the change of plan in the Dáil today.

# france - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Macron urges 'compromises' to break France impasse
# Deadlock
# Deadlock

Macron urges 'compromises' to break France impasse

Jun 22nd 2022, 10:38 PM 7,256 Views 1 Comment

Macron’s centrist alliance finished Sunday’s parliamentary elections 44 seats short of a majority in the National Assembly.

# france - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Marine groups call on French government to stop military exercise near Irish waters
# La Resistance
# La Resistance

Marine groups call on French government to stop military exercise near Irish waters

Jun 21st 2022, 9:25 PM 18,363 Views 19 Comments

The exercise began from 2am this morning.

# france - Friday 17 June, 2022

French film star Jean-Louis Trintignant dies aged 91
# RIP
# RIP

French film star Jean-Louis Trintignant dies aged 91

Jun 17th 2022, 9:05 PM 12,745 Views 4 Comments

In a career that started when he was 19, Trintignant appeared in more than 100 films.

# france - Monday 13 June, 2022

Modric penalty secures Croatia win as France finish run of Nations League games without win
# Result
From The42
# Result

Modric penalty secures Croatia win as France finish run of Nations League games without win

Jun 13th 2022, 10:17 PM 4,492 Views 2 Comments

The World Cup champions are without a victory in four outings.

French election projections see Macron’s centrists keep a majority
# France
# France

French election projections see Macron’s centrists keep a majority

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 5:50 PM 9,795 Views 3 Comments

More than 6,000 candidates were running for 577 seats in France’s National Assembly in a first round of elections yeterday.

# france - Saturday 11 June, 2022

Real Madrid sign France midfielder for reported fee of over £85million
# On The Dotted Line
From The42
# On The Dotted Line

Real Madrid sign France midfielder for reported fee of over £85million

Jun 11th 2022, 1:35 PM 14,583 Views 5 Comments

Aurelien Tchouameni joins the Spanish side from Monaco.

# france - Friday 10 June, 2022

Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria, inside-own-half goal helps Andorra to first win
# Nations League
From The42
# Nations League

Mbappe salvages draw for France in Austria, inside-own-half goal helps Andorra to first win

Jun 10th 2022, 10:24 PM 5,953 Views 1 Comment

The result leaves France, who won last year’s edition of the Nations League, still without a win three games into the new campaign.

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