Snow and Ice in Île-de-France: Highways to Avoid around Paris

Due to heavy snowfall expected in Île-de-France and neighbouring departments, the Sanef group encourages drivers to anticipate their return home. The northern motorway Society and the East of France (Sanef) is urging motorists not to travel on its network on Tuesday 6th February due to snowfall. It is forecast that 20 cm could fall in the afternoon in  the departments of …

Paris: The Eiffel Tower Closed due to Weather Conditions

The Eiffel Tower was closed to the public Tuesday afternoon because of weather conditions. The Paris region is on orange alert for snow and ice. The Eiffel Tower was closed to visitors Tuesday, February 6, 2018, because of weather conditions , announced the company operating on the Twitter account of the monument, while Paris and the inner suburbs were placed in alert orange …

Vendée: No School Buses on Tuesday

Because of the strong snowfall announced for tomorrow across the Vendée, school transport is suspended Tuesday. The announcement of a strong snowfall in the Vendée, tomorrow, Tuesday, February 6 pushes the Prefecture to take security measures. Especially for school transport. Given the expected weather conditions at the end of next night, and the orange alert in ranking …

Farmers Sow Chaos on the Roads around Toulouse and the Region

Big hassle circulate on the roads this Monday 5th February, 2018 around Toulouse: angry farmers block roads Gers, Tarn-et-Garonne, the Tarn and Haute-Garonne … UPDATE AT 7.15pm  The prefecture indicates that the risk of significant blockages are expected Tuesday, February 6 in the morning on the A64 motorway towards Toulouse . A snail operation is announced on the A64 …

Weather: 14 Departments on Orange Alert for Snow and Ice

Fourteen east central departments and southern France were placed in orange alert for snow and ice. Meteo France also monitors flooding in the basin of the Seine. Fourteen east central departments and southern France were placed in orange alert for snow and ice , announced Monday morning Météo-France , which also maintains eleven departments in vigilance Orange flooding in the basin of …

Brittany: Found in a Cellar, the Picture of an Indonesian Master Sold for More than 7 Million Euros

This is a world record for the artist. A painting from the Indonesian painter Raden Saleh, found in a house in Auray, was sold 7.2 million euros on Saturday 27th January in Vannes. The work was sleeping in the basement of a house in  Auray , near Vannes (Morbihan) for years. Saturday 27th January, 2018,  Hunt wild bull , the Indonesian painter  Raden Saleh , …

Seine-Saint-Denis: A Man Beaten to Death by Forty Individuals

A man of 30 died Saturday night in Montreuil (Seine-Saint-Denis). He was beaten by more than 30 people. Everything started with an altercation with the driver of a scooter. The brawl turned to tragedy. Saturday night in  Montreuil (Seine-Saint-Denis) , a 30 year old man died after being beaten by “thirty to forty individuals,” says a police source BFMTV. Left unconscious on the …