Advertisement
Dublin: 17 °C Tuesday 19 October, 2021

#France

Three killed as train hits ‘migrants sleeping on tracks’ in France
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Three killed as train hits ‘migrants sleeping on tracks’ in France

Oct 12th 2021, 3:03 PM 13,768 Views 5 Comments

The train was on a line that links the seaside resort town of Hendaye and the city of Bordeaux.

Hernandez fires comeback kings France into Nations League final
# Match Winner
From The42
# Match Winner

Hernandez fires comeback kings France into Nations League final

Oct 7th 2021, 10:10 PM 6,551 Views 2 Comments

France claimed thrilling 3-2 win against Belgium.

330,000 children victims of church sex abuse in France, report estimates
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

330,000 children victims of church sex abuse in France, report estimates

Oct 5th 2021, 3:29 PM 9,381 Views 34 Comments

The report said an estimated 3,000 child abusers – two-thirds of them priests – have worked in the church during the past 70 years.

Long-term injury rules France star Arthur Vincent out of Six Nations
# Centre Of Attention
From The42
# Centre Of Attention

Long-term injury rules France star Arthur Vincent out of Six Nations

Oct 4th 2021, 2:59 PM 4,874 Views 1 Comment

The former World Rugby U20 Championship-winning captain is facing eight months on the sidelines.

Policeman's suicide ends 35-year French serial killer mystery
# La Grele
From TheJournal.ie
# La Grele

Policeman's suicide ends 35-year French serial killer mystery

Oct 2nd 2021, 7:20 AM 87,214 Views 23 Comments

The man, nicknamed ‘Le Grele’ (‘pockmarked’), had been wanted by police since the 1980s.

Former French President Sarkozy given new jail term
# Nicolas Sarkozy
From TheJournal.ie
# Nicolas Sarkozy

Former French President Sarkozy given new jail term

Sep 30th 2021, 11:54 AM 42,574 Views 25 Comments

The charges relate to illegal campaign funding.

'I can still feel the explosion': 2015 Paris attack survivors recall events in trial testimony
# Paris Attacks
From TheJournal.ie
# Paris Attacks

'I can still feel the explosion': 2015 Paris attack survivors recall events in trial testimony

Sep 28th 2021, 5:26 PM 4,500 Views 0 Comments

300 survivors as well as family members of the victims of the attacks are to take the stand over the coming weeks.

French defence minister warns Mali against Russian 'mercenary' firm
# Mali
From TheJournal.ie
# Mali

French defence minister warns Mali against Russian 'mercenary' firm

Sep 21st 2021, 7:27 AM 16,076 Views 2 Comments

France has deployed troops to Mali and the general Sahel area to fight Jihadist groups.

Notre Dame finally declared stable enough for rebuild to begin
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Notre Dame finally declared stable enough for rebuild to begin

Sep 18th 2021, 6:26 PM 19,131 Views 12 Comments

Work to secure the historic landmark began the day after a fire tore through it in April 2019.

France kills leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara
# Isis
From TheJournal.ie
# Isis

France kills leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara

Sep 16th 2021, 10:56 AM 31,743 Views 14 Comments

Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi was killed in a strike by France’s Barkhane military operation a few weeks ago, French authorities said.

Macron's ex-bodyguard on trial over beating of protesters
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Macron's ex-bodyguard on trial over beating of protesters

Sep 13th 2021, 11:24 AM 12,041 Views 0 Comments

The French president was forced to fire Alexandre Benalla after a video emerged showing him striking a young man and grabbing a young woman by the neck.

Former French Health Minister charged over handling of Covid-19 pandemic
# Agnes Buzyn
From TheJournal.ie
# Agnes Buzyn

Former French Health Minister charged over handling of Covid-19 pandemic

Sep 10th 2021, 7:17 PM 33,126 Views 0 Comments

She’s been charged with “endangering the lives of others”, the prosecutor of the Republic’s Court of Justice said.

France has given citizenship to 12,000 frontline workers – can Ireland do the same?
# FRONTLINE WORKERS
From TheJournal.ie
# FRONTLINE WORKERS

France has given citizenship to 12,000 frontline workers – can Ireland do the same?

Sep 10th 2021, 6:12 PM 19,277 Views 29 Comments

The citizenship application process usually takes around two years in France.

Griezmann double gets France back on track while Haaland and Depay both score hat-tricks
# Griez Lightning
From The42
# Griez Lightning

Griezmann double gets France back on track while Haaland and Depay both score hat-tricks

Sep 7th 2021, 10:23 PM 6,066 Views 1 Comment

The World Cup holders had gone five games without a win.

Former France defender dies aged 73 after almost 40 years in coma
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former France defender dies aged 73 after almost 40 years in coma

Sep 6th 2021, 2:09 PM 17,355 Views 9 Comments

Jean-Pierre Adams slipped into a coma after a mistake by his anaesthetist during routine knee surgery in 1982.

Mbappe to miss World Cup qualifiers after withdrawing from France squad with injury
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Mbappe to miss World Cup qualifiers after withdrawing from France squad with injury

Sep 2nd 2021, 8:43 PM 2,150 Views 0 Comments

The PSG striker suffered a calf issue in their draw against Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday.

10-man France held by Bosnia and Luxembourg defeat Azerbaijan in Ireland's group
# Qualifiers
From The42
# Qualifiers

10-man France held by Bosnia and Luxembourg defeat Azerbaijan in Ireland's group

Sep 1st 2021, 10:44 PM 4,964 Views 2 Comments

It finished 1-1.

Far-right French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen on trial for hate speech
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Far-right French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen on trial for hate speech

Sep 1st 2021, 9:10 PM 13,151 Views 0 Comments

The founder of France’s main far-right party, aged 93, is on trial over allegations of inciting racial hatred.

Martin and Macron address issue of justice over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Martin and Macron address issue of justice over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Aug 26th 2021, 6:21 PM 17,008 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach urged anyone with information to come forward even at this late stage.

Emmanuel Macron to visit Dublin next week for meetings with Taoiseach and President Higgins
# Bleu Et Vert
From TheJournal.ie
# Bleu Et Vert

Emmanuel Macron to visit Dublin next week for meetings with Taoiseach and President Higgins

Aug 20th 2021, 11:59 AM 14,611 Views 32 Comments

His time in Áras an Úachtaráin will also feature “a meeting with a number of prominent writers and thinkers”

Fire crews continue efforts to subdue wildfire near French Riviera
# Wildfires
From TheJournal.ie
# Wildfires

Fire crews continue efforts to subdue wildfire near French Riviera

Aug 20th 2021, 6:50 AM 7,849 Views 0 Comments

The blaze has killed two people and injured 26.

Two killed as forest fires continue to burn near French Riviera
# French Forest Fires
From TheJournal.ie
# French Forest Fires

Two killed as forest fires continue to burn near French Riviera

Aug 18th 2021, 10:03 PM 17,467 Views 3 Comments

More than 1,100 firefighters were battling the flames as thousands of tourists and locals flee.

Thousands evacuated as crews battle wildfire in southern France
# Fire
From TheJournal.ie
# Fire

Thousands evacuated as crews battle wildfire in southern France

Updated Aug 17th 2021, 7:19 PM 51,580 Views 9 Comments

France is the latest of a number of Mediterranean countries to be hit by extreme weather and wildfires.

Suspect in Nantes cathedral fire held over Catholic priest death
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Suspect in Nantes cathedral fire held over Catholic priest death

Aug 9th 2021, 10:41 PM 21,641 Views 0 Comments

Father Olivier Maire, 60, was killed in the town of Saint-Laurent-sur-Sevre.

France extends Covid pass despite fourth weekend of protests
# Health Pass
From TheJournal.ie
# Health Pass

France extends Covid pass despite fourth weekend of protests

Aug 9th 2021, 2:43 PM 13,310 Views 44 Comments

The pass is issued to people who are vaccinated against Covid-19, who have proof of recent recovery from the virus or who have a recent negative test.

USA edge France to win Olympic basketball gold medal
# Heavyweights
From The42
# Heavyweights

USA edge France to win Olympic basketball gold medal

Aug 7th 2021, 5:38 AM 7,057 Views 8 Comments

11-time NBA All-Star Kevin Durant scored a game-high 29 points.

France's top constitutional court backs Macron's Covid pass
# Health Pass
From TheJournal.ie
# Health Pass

France's top constitutional court backs Macron's Covid pass

Aug 5th 2021, 8:24 PM 13,962 Views 17 Comments

Around 54% of the French population are fully vaccinated.

Debunked: Photo shows World Cup celebrations, not an anti-vaccine pass protest in Paris
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Debunked: Photo shows World Cup celebrations, not an anti-vaccine pass protest in Paris

Aug 3rd 2021, 3:25 PM 26,003 Views 0 Comments

Social media posts have falsely described a photo from France in 2018 as a recent anti-restrictions protest.

French police clash with anti-Covid pass protesters in Paris
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

French police clash with anti-Covid pass protesters in Paris

Aug 1st 2021, 7:43 AM 20,221 Views 62 Comments

French legislators have passed a bill requiring the pass in most places as of 9 August.

France probes use of Pegasus spyware with Emmanuel Macron a possible target
# NSO
From TheJournal.ie
# NSO

France probes use of Pegasus spyware with Emmanuel Macron a possible target

Jul 20th 2021, 9:53 PM 18,478 Views 10 Comments

The Paris prosecutor’s office is investigating the suspected use of spyware to target journalists, human rights activists and politicians in multiple countries.

Man shot dead after suspected cannibal attack in France
# Tarascon
From TheJournal.ie
# Tarascon

Man shot dead after suspected cannibal attack in France

Jul 19th 2021, 1:44 PM 43,560 Views 14 Comments

Police discovered the body on Sunday evening.

UK residents returning from France must now self-isolate even if they are vaccinated
# Quarantine Rules
From TheJournal.ie
# Quarantine Rules

UK residents returning from France must now self-isolate even if they are vaccinated

Jul 17th 2021, 3:29 PM 31,713 Views 24 Comments

France has also moved to tighten border checks after a rise in covid-19 cases there.

Wallabies overcome 5th-minute red card to seal series win over France
# Epic
From The42
# Epic

Wallabies overcome 5th-minute red card to seal series win over France

Jul 17th 2021, 1:09 PM 9,174 Views 6 Comments

Noah Lolesio kicked a late winning penalty for Dave Rennie’s side.

French police fire tear gas as thousands protest against Covid vaccine rules
# Health Pass
From TheJournal.ie
# Health Pass

French police fire tear gas as thousands protest against Covid vaccine rules

Jul 15th 2021, 7:38 AM 24,607 Views 138 Comments

Demonstrators also gathered in Dublin to protest against the use of vaccine passes.

France set up decisive Test with first away win over Wallabies in 31 years
# All To Play For
From The42
# All To Play For

France set up decisive Test with first away win over Wallabies in 31 years

Jul 13th 2021, 1:38 PM 7,359 Views 3 Comments

Les Bleus hadn’t beaten Australia on their own turf since a victory in Sydney all the way back in 1990.

Australia come from 15 points down to snatch last-gasp win over France
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Australia come from 15 points down to snatch last-gasp win over France

Jul 7th 2021, 1:27 PM 8,996 Views 3 Comments

A polished Les Bleus looked to be headed for their first win on Australian soil in more than 30 years.

Paris officials accused of failing to protect locals' health after Notre Dame fire
# Lead Pollution
From TheJournal.ie
# Lead Pollution

Paris officials accused of failing to protect locals' health after Notre Dame fire

Jul 6th 2021, 3:48 PM 9,431 Views 3 Comments

A legal complaint alleges that authorities endangered lives by failing to react to the risk of lead poisoning.

France legalises IVF for lesbians and single women
# Overturned
From TheJournal.ie
# Overturned

France legalises IVF for lesbians and single women

Jun 29th 2021, 10:44 PM 15,669 Views 27 Comments

Health Minister Olivier Veran said French authorities are getting ready to apply the new law as quickly as possible.

Le Pen's French far-right beaten in regional elections – exit polls
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

Le Pen's French far-right beaten in regional elections – exit polls

Jun 28th 2021, 7:00 AM 21,318 Views 25 Comments

The voting was being closely scrutinised as a litmus test of whether the anti-immigration National Rally was gaining in acceptability.

French far-right faces crucial test in second round of voting in regional elections
# France
From TheJournal.ie
# France

French far-right faces crucial test in second round of voting in regional elections

Jun 27th 2021, 11:10 AM 8,254 Views 2 Comments

Results are expected after the last polls close at 8pm.

1 2 3 4 5