BFMTV - In response to criticism made by “yellow vests” and French politicians about the news channel, in an interview on France 5, the editor of BFMTV suggested “they turned off or change channels.” Céline Pigalle, added that watching the rolling news channel all day had a negative effect on some politicians and members of the “yellow vest” movement. BFMTV had initially taken steps creating an “editorial committee” following criticism about some aspects of its news coverage.



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Evening Update Thursday 14 November

Both the Var and the Alpes Maritimes are on a Meteo France Orange Weather alert for large waves and coastal flooding ... Evening Update Thursday 14 November Read More


Missing person

A missing person alert has been launched by the national police following the disturbing disappearance of 16-year-old Anisse Sefiouna in Nice... Missing person Read More


EDF nuclear plant

France’s electricity board EDF has today announced that the nuclear plant in Cruas in the Ardèche which had been closed following an earthquake that h... EDF nuclear plant Read More


Weather warning extended to 11 departments

Eleven departments have been placed on an orange weather alert in the south east of France including the Bouches-du-Rhône, the Var and the Vaucluse du... Weather warning extended to 11 departments Read More


Mayor praised by local residents

The mayor of the Cannet des Maures in the Var has won praise from local residents after successfully eradicating a dumping ground in the commune. ... Mayor praised by local residents Read More