Ban to Smoking in a Car with a Child

New figures being published in france show that passive smoking is found responsible for the death of 73,000 people. The health care bill currently being debated before the National Assembly, contains the ban on smoking in cars carrying children under the age of 12. A “measure of common sense,” according to Health Minister, Marisol Touraine, “because the concentration …

Thierry Ardisson Declares War on Kebabs

Thierry Ardisson who lives in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, says he wants to save the arcades of the Rue de Rivoli, between the Palais Royal and the Concorde, going to war against the growing kebab shops, according to the publication The Parisien . The television host said that he was “Devastated” by the state …

Alibaba coming to France in October of this year

An interesting article that I have just read on Rude Bagette, is that Chinese companies continue to be drawn to France.  During a meeting yesterday with French President Francois Hollande, Alibaba CEO Jack Ma confirmed that he would be opening an ‘Alibaba Embassy’ in France with the objective of helping French businesses more easily export their products …

New ‘rule of two’ in jet cockpits

Following the tragic Airline crash earlier this week by the Germanwings aircraft in the South of France, airlines across the globe have ordered there should be two people in the cockpit at all times. Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz locked the captain out of the cockpit and deliberately flew the Airbus A320 into the ground near Seyne-les-Alpes, …

Airbus A340 deliberately Crashed

Evidence from the recently recovered black box in the crashed Airbus showed that the co-pilot “deliberately” destroyed the plane as passengers screamed in terror behind him. At a press conference,  Brice Robin, the procureur examining judge said that the co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, 28, intentionally put the plane into a descent while the pilot was out …

Tragic Aircrash in French Alps

All 150 passengers and crew aboard the Germanwings Airbus A320 are feared dead in a tragic aircrash in the French Alps. The Airbus A320 crashed in the southern French Alps close to Digne-les-Bains, in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, and it is believed that all the passengers and the crew are feared dead. In a TV statement, President François Hollande …