Weather: Snow Away, Eight Ile-de-France Departments still on Orange Alert

The snow that swept northern and central France on Friday departs Saturday morning, eight departments of Ile-de-France still on orange alert. Orange Alert is maintained in eight departments of the Ile-de-France  “because of late night frosts and the formation of new ice patches on the ground,” said Meteo France on Saturday in its bulletin at 6am. Relevant departments: Paris …

Weather: 27 Departments on Orange alert, New Snow on Friday

A new episode of snow expected across France, from the North to the centre, Friday, February 9, 2018. 27 departments were again placed on orange alert. Thursday 8th February at mid-afternoon, 27 departments including the eight departments of the Paris area were classified into orange alert for snow and ice by Meteo France. The alert concerns a small third …

European Parliament: Towards the End of the Summer Time

The European Parliament voted on Thursday in favour of abandoning the biannual time change in the European Union. A first step towards the end of summer time in France. As are we finished with “one or advance one back one hour”? The European Parliament has adopted a resolution this Thursday 8th February, 2018, to halt the biannual time change in the European …

Sexual Harassment: Minister Nicolas Hulot Denounced Rumours as “ignominious”

Nicolas Hulot, the Minister of ecological transition, denied Thursday morning rumours of sexual harassment that would target him. The Minister of ecological transition Nicolas Hulot denied Thursday, February 8, 2018 on BFMTV  rumors “ignominious” sexual harassment that would target the . “The answer is no and I say with as much force as the person who is clearly identified, with whom …

The Episode of Snow and Cold Weather Continues: 10 Departments on Orange Alert

Wednesday noon, 10 departments of the Île-de-France and the East were still placed on orange alert for snow and ice.vigilance is exercised in the Centre and Normandy. In the wake of ‘traffic jams around Paris , many Parisians are preparing to leave their vehicles at the garage Wednesday, February 7. Of new snow are expected in the morning in the …

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 , …