Category: France

Macron calls on international community to put maximum pressure on Putin

Emmanuel Macron has, called on the international community on Wednesday to 'put maximum pressure' on Vladimir Putin, after Russian President said he was ready to use "all means" in his arsenal against the West.

French Prez Macron officially changes party name to ‘Renaissance’

The political party of French President Emmanuel Macron, La Republique en marche (LREM) has officially changed its name to "Renaissance" on Saturday.

Belgium police in collaboration with international police bursts criminal organization smuggling people

The Federal Police of Belgium, in collaboration with Europol and police forces from Italy, Germany, France, Austria and the United States, have broken up a criminal organisation that smuggled people from Turkey in private planes.

France: Macron to start board debate on sensitive top of euthanasia

The President of France, Emmanuel Macron wanted to start a broad debate on the sensitive top of euthanasia.

France condemns North Korea’s law to carry out preventive nuclear attacks

The French authorities on Friday has condemned the passing by North Korea of a law authorising the country to carry out preventive nuclear attacks....

Europe: Forest fires this summers results in highest emissions in 15 years, says scientists

The devastating forest fires that have ruined Europe during this summer have resulted in the highest emissions in 15 years.

France: Police officer shot, killed a 23-year-old during a check

A police officer has shot and killed a 23-year-old man in a police check in Neuville-en-Ferrain, a French municipality around 10 kilometres from Kortrijk, at around 3:00 a.m. on Tuesday.

New school calendar in Brussels, Wallonia to complicate holiday timings for employees of French-SMEs

Updated school calendar, which comes into effect in the capital city of Brussels and Wallonia at the beginning of the school on Monday, is set to significantly complicate giving holiday time to employees by French-speaking Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

French Minister announces to launch 3000 ‘green gendarme positions’ to investigate into environment issues

The Interior Minister of France, Gerald Darmanin has announced about the plans to launch 3000 "green gendarme positions" to improve the proceedings of the investigation in environmental issues-specifically in cases of arson.

France: At least six dead, including 2 children in road accident

A head-on collision on the RN20 in the French Pyrenees on Friday led to numerous casualties- among them two children. The accident took place at around 3:00 pm in Savignac-les-Ormeaux, Ariege.

EU releases new map showing how alarming weather situation is

Extreme heat is lasting for longer than usual as it is felt around the whole of Europe, making it the most burning issue around the continent.

France began rescue operation to pull stranded beluga whale out

An operation to pull a beluga whale who has been stranded for a week in the Seine and held since Friday in a lock-in Saint-Pierre-la-Garenne.

Antwerp: Over 1,600 people gathers on Sunday for 7th edition of the Refugee Walk

Around 1,600 people met on early hours of the Sunday morning in Antwerp for the seventh edition of the Refugee Walk. The Flemish Association Vluchtelingenwerk Vlaanderen which has organized the march has confirmed that they all together has raised over 300,000 euros.

Sweden logs record-high killings in fatal shootings took place this year: Reports

Sweden has recorded over 48 killings, among whom all were shot to death in 2022. The Swedish media have shared the following information on Friday, calling it record-high.

Hong Kong finally lift mandatory hotel quarantine for travelers from abroad

Hong Kong has finalized to lift the mandatory hotel quarantine for travellers from abroad. The authorities have made this known, finally ending more than two years of international isolation for the world's financial centre.