Paris 2024 Olympics: Controversy Surrounds Crackdown on Vulnerable Communities

A scathing report released by "The Other Side of the Medal," a coalition of 80 charitable organizations, has accused Paris of employing familiar tactics seen in previous Olympic host cities: the systematic exclusion of migrants, squatters, the homeless, and sex workers

France announced increased controls for migrants at French-Italy border

In November, France announced increased controls for migrants at the border with Italy. Additional police officers were deployed to run checks on trains and cars near the Italian town of Ventimiglia

No children would be on streets tonight, says State Secty for Asylum & Migration de Moor

After Belgium has again and again failed to provide asylum seekers with shelter with unaccompanied minors sleeping rough for over a week, State Secretary for Asylum and Migration Nicole de Moor has announced that no children would be on the streets tonight.

Over 1,000 migrants reaches southern shores of Italy over weekend

Italy have struggled on Sunday to relieve overcrowding in shelters following scores of vessels carrying over 1,000 migrants have reached the southern shores of Italy and two of its tiny islands over the weekend.

Greece introduces strict measures to reduce number of migrants, asylum seekers

Greece is planning to introduce stricter measures to reduce the number of migrants and asylum seekers who are crossing the Maritsa River.

ECHR ordered Greece to pay fine, over migrant deaths in Aegean Sea

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled a judgement against Greece in a landmark case of the sinking of a migrant boat in the Aegean Sea in 2014.

Number of Tunisian migrants arrived in Italy between January and May is 2,206: FTDES

Around 950 undocumented Tunisian migrants, including 354 minors, has arrived in Italy in the month of May, as per reported by an NGO in Tunisia.

Italy: 7 migrants die, 280 rescued off coast of Lampedusa

Rome- Europe has been paralysed with the vast blanket of snowfall and the incident has been reported where people have lost there due to...

Boat-carrying Migrants capsizes off Morocco, 43 dies

A boat filled with migrants was capsized off the coast of Tarfaya in southern Morocco, which has left around forty-three people killed, including three...

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France’s Basketball Teams Face Mixed Results in Pre-Olympic Warm-Up Against Serbia

Despite early contributions from rising star Victor Wembanyama, who scored seven of France's first nine points, the team ultimately succumbed to Serbia with a final score of 67-79

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy Charged in Witness Tampering Case Linked to Nicolas Sarkozy’s Libyan Financing Investigation

Bruni-Sarkozy is accused of acting as an intermediary between her husband and Michèle Marchand, a well-known figure in the celebrity press and alleged orchestrator of an operation aimed at securing the withdrawal of Takieddine's allegations

PSG Makes €200 Million Bid for Napoli Stars Kvaratskhelia and Osimhen Following Mbappé’s Exit

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has submitted a staggering €200 million bid for Napoli's standout players Khvicha Kvaratskhelia and Victor Osimhen

High Seine River Flow Threatens Smooth Start for Paris 2024 Olympics Opening Ceremony

Recent heavy rainfall across the Paris region has caused the Seine to swell significantly, reaching over 500 cubic meters per second at the Paris-Austerlitz flowmeter station. This rate, four to five times the normal summer flow, has sparked concerns among officials responsible for the Games' opening ceremony

Blaze at Rouen Cathedral Spire Quickly Extinguished, No Major Damage Reported

Upon receiving the alarm, approximately 70 firefighters and 40 vehicles were dispatched to the scene. Despite the quick response, three workers suffered mild smoke inhalation while trying to control the fire with extinguishers