64% of French Satisfied with Emmanuel Macron and Edouard Philippe

SURVEY: The scores of the President and his Prime Minister are the same … Seven weeks after the Presidential election in France, Emmanuel Macron is still riding high. Sixty-four percent of the French are satisfied with the new head of state (+ 2% compared to May 2017) and Edouard Philippe, the Prime Minister (+ 9%), according to an Ifop poll for the Journal …

“It’s the French Republic here, not the Virgin Mary” … Mélenchon Discovers a European flag in the Assembly

POLITICS: The rebellious member did not understand why the EU flag was there … His arrival to the National Assembly on Tuesday had been noticed . But the reaction of Jean-Luc Mélenchon, new MP of France Insoumis of Bouches-du-Rhône, in sight of a European flag in the grounds of the Palais Bourbon, also worth its weight in peanuts. …

Champs-Elysées: What is Known about the “Assassination Attempt”

The Champs-Elysées, in Paris, in the Marigny theater area, was cordoned off on Monday afternoon. Two months after the attack police on the same avenue, a car drove into a police van, causing no injuries. The driver died. The anti-terrorist section of the Paris prosecutor opened an investigation What happened on the Champs-Elysées? Around 3.40pm on Monday, a …

Weather: It will be Very (Very) Hot!

It is in an advanced state of perspiration you may find yourself on Tuesday. Heavy and locally thundery weather, according to forecasts from Meteo France who placed 51 departments in a heatwave warning From dawn, the sun will generally be already present, with some low clouds on Roussillon morning, and cloudy, a little cloudy on …

Heat Wave. 16 Departments on Orange Alert

Meteo France has placed 16 departments (including the Vendee and Maine-et-Loire) orange alert due to heat wave that will begin tomorrow Monday by the west and in Paris and will extend eastern country the following day. Sun and heat are the weather program on the Hexagon Monday with an orange alert heatwave in sixteen departments, …

Forest Fires in Portugal: The toll was at Least 61 Dead, the Country Decreed Three Days of National Mourning

The country was hit Saturday by a heat wave, with temperatures exceeding 40 degrees in several regions … The victims, mostly, been trapped in their cars. A forest fire that suddenly redoubled in intensity resulted, according to the latest reports, at least 61 dead and sixty injured Saturday in the region of Leiria , in central Portugal , the government …