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 , …

Paris: The Seine Continues to Rise and Disrupting Life in the Capital

FLOODS: Paris is preparing for a flood peak on Sunday evening … The Seine continued in the night from Saturday to Sunday its slow rise in Paris, waiting for the flood peak expected at the very end of the weekend, while the situation improved upstream from the capital, Vigicrues said. Vigicrues refined its forecast Saturday afternoon: …

Attack in Kabul: The Eiffel Tower Lights Off this Saturday at Midnight in Tribute to Victims

TRIBUTE:  To date, nearly 100 people were killed in central Kabul on Saturday in the explosion of a booby-trapped ambulance … Paris supports victims of the attack in Kabul . The mayor of the capital Anne Hidalgo announced via her Twitter account that the Eiffel Tower would be extinguished at midnight Saturday night in tribute …

Floods: One in Four French is Under Threat

While the level of the Seine and the Saône continue to worry, fifteen departments remain vigilant against rising water. Information and protection measures can be taken against this natural risk regarding 70% of municipalities. Fifteen departments are on orange alert for floods as the map published by Meteo France, Friday 26th January at 4pm. Among them Paris , where the …

CPAM: Fake Mails Circulate to Get your Bank Details

PHISHING: Hackers send e-mails similar to those of CPAM Health Insurance to retrieve banking information … The gendarmerie has launched a call for vigilance on Twitter , in connection with an extensive campaign of phishing on the Internet. Hackers pose as CPAM, who deal with health insurance in order to hand over bank details via email, reports LCI . In the message …

The Peak of the Flooding of the Seine in Paris will Not Exceed 6 Metres

The forecast of the peak of the flood of the Seine in Paris is downgraded. According to Vigicrues, it will be lower than in 2016. The flood peak of the Seine in Paris is expected to be between 5.80 m and 6 m at the weekend, said Vigicrues this Friday, revising downward from previous estimates that were considering a higher flood to …

Accident between a Car and a School Bus in the Gers, 3 Teenagers Between Life and Death

An accident took place on Thursday 25th January, 2018 between a car and a school bus. The clash occurred on the RN524 near Eauze, Gers. 27 people were injured. The clash took place on Thursday 25th January just after 1pm. On the RN524 near Eauze (Gers) , a car and a bus carrying 44 students from the College Jean Rostand …