14 departments have been place on orange alert for thunderstorms

Thunderstorms: Fourteen Departments on Orange Alert

Meteo France placed on Monday morning, 14 French departments on orange alert for thunderstorms in the eastern and central France. They are expected in the afternoon. “Severe thunderstorms are expected from this evening on an axis from the west of the Massif Central in Luxembourg. The risk of hail is important and a strong electrical activity, “ wrote Météo […]

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New world record as 456 Balloons take off at the same time

456 Ballons Take Off, The World Record was Beaten

The world record for Hot Air Balloon takeoff was beaten on Friday in Chambley, in eastern France, with simultaneous take off of 456 balloons, surpassing the previous record of 433 takeoffs established two years ago at this demonstration. “We are constantly growing, it is a great pride because this record, we stood there a lot” , […]

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The oldest French Breton is 114 years old today

The oldest French Breton is … She Celebrates 114 Years Today

BIRTHDAY: She lives in the Var in recent years, but remains Breton at heart … She was born July 28, 1903 … Honorine Rondello, the oldest French celebrates on Friday, her 114th birthday, notes Ouest-France . This Breton (she was born in Paimpol) now lives in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte- Baume in the Var . She made her life in the South, but her heart […]

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The fire at Bouches-du-Rhone is under control but with active surveillance

Bouches-du-Rhône: Fire “under control” but under “active surveillance”

In the Bouches-du-Rhône, the fire outbreaks are “controlled” with ongoing damping down announced the rescue operations on Thursday. However, they will remain under “active surveillance”. “In a context of severe drought the Situation was very afraid of the times.” The fires were “under control” in the Bouches-du-Rhône and the situation is “somewhat favorable” in Bormes-les-Mimosas (Var) did was learned from the relief that […]

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In the Var Wednesday night, Edouard Philippe hailed the "tremendous work" of firefighters.

Fires: In the Var, Philippe announced Reinforcements and Commends the Work of Firefighters

While a new fire broke out on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday near Bormes-les-Mimosas in the Var, causing the evacuation of more than 10,000 people, Édouard Philippe told AFP that he would go to “the front of the fire” on Wednesday night. The Prime Minister also announced the arrival of ground and air reinforcements. The […]

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About 10 000 people were evacuated in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday in the Var due to another fire that burned at least 400 hectares near Bormes-les-Mimosas.

Fires in the Var: 12,000 evacuees, 1000 hectares on Fire

About 12 000 people were evacuated in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday in the Var due to another fire that burned at least 1000 hectares near Bormes-les-Mimosas. “The fire’s gone midnight in Londe-les-Maures and progressed towards Cape Benat. The virulent side of the fire is now at the Cape Benat. Evacuations, at least 10,000, followed the […]

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The tomb of Maréchal Pétain, on the l'île d'Yeu

The Tomb of Maréchal Pétain Vandalized on the Île d’Yeu

The grave had been vandalized in 2007 … A new act of degradation that comes on the eve of the 66th anniversary of the death of Maréchal Pétain. The tomb of Philippe Pétain was vandalized on the Ile d’Yeu (Vendée) on the night of Friday to Saturday, do we learned from the gendarmerie. The Île d’Yeu gendarmerie and the firefighters were […]

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Emmanuel Macron and Edouard Philippe popularity has dropped

Sharp Drop in Popularity for Macron and Philippe

SURVEY: The President loses ten points in a month, and his Prime minister, eight points … The popularity rating of Emmanuel Macron has fallen sharply in July, with 54% satisfied, ten points less than in June, according to an Ifop poll for the Journal du Dimanche . Prime Minister Edouard Philippe also records a drop of eight points over the same period from 64% […]

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New antit terrorism law, but what will replace state of emergency in France

Anti Terrorism Law: What are the Measures that will Replace the State of Emergency?

TERRORISM: The Senate followed the recommendations of its Committee on Legislation, which met last week … The Senate adopted that night. The anti-terrorism bill has been approved by the Upper House, with amendments proposed by the Committee on Laws, replacing on the 1st November, the next state of emergency, already renewed six times since the attacks of November 2015. […]

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