Government reshuffle

French politics - French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will today announce  a new government. The reshuffle comes a week after the resignation of  the Minister of the Interior Gérard Collomb. Collomb announced his decision to leave the government and run for the Mayor of Lyon after several disagreements on immigration and the Benalla case.

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Evening Update Wednesday 3 March 2021

A French government spokesperson has said that the government hopes for "a return to a more normal life...perhaps as early as mid-April". ... Evening Update Wednesday 3 March 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Wednesday March 3rd 2021

Fire has destroyed a ground floor apartment in the centre of Nice. Reports say that the fire broke out in the block on the avenue Henri Sappia in the ... Lunchtime News Wednesday March 3rd 2021 Read More

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French and Riviera News Wednesday March 3rd 2021

Covid-19 deaths-France has registered an extra 301 deaths from coronavirus in the past 24 hours taking the total death toll since the start of the pan... French and Riviera News Wednesday March 3rd 2021 Read More

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