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According to a recent survey the popularity of French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has remained stable during the summer. The head of state spent mid-August exactly at the same level as late July, with 66% of respondents having a bad opinion of him. Read More
A study published today has shown that the University Hospital of Nice has been ranked 13th in the list of the 50 best public hospitals in France. The University Hospital of Bordeaux came top of the list followed by Lille 2nd and Toulouse 3rd. Read More
A 56-year-old man has appeared in court after being arrested by police who found him drunk in a restaurant which he had broken into. Read More
Five people have been detained in France on suspicion of planning an attack on this weekend's G7 summit. The suspects, who included "black bloc" anti-capitalists, were arrested on Monday for posting messages online encouraging attacks on a hotel accommodating police gendarmes during the August 24-26 talks. Read More
Violent thunderstorms have hit the Haut Var region with a yellow weather alert being put in place by Meteo France on Tuesday afternoon. Read More
Three years after the revelations of the Panama Papers, the fight against tax evasion is intensifying as France and Panama concluded, on Monday, an agreement to facilitate the exchange of information to fight against tax evasion. Read More
An 18-month-old English yearling has been auctioned for 1.6 million euros in Deauville, Normandy. Read More
It will be a busy political comeback for Emmanuel Macron after his holiday in the South of France. After today’s meeting with Vladimir Putin in Brégançon, in the Var the French president will welcome Boris Johnson at the Elysee Palace on Thursday 22nd August. Read More