Showing posts with label France. Show all posts
Showing posts with label France. Show all posts

Monday, March 29, 2021

Iraq, Frances Total Agree Giant Energy Projects - UrduPoint

iraq oil fields

The Iraqi oil ministry has signed an agreement "in principle" with French oil major Total to work together on four big energy projects.

Monday, October 05, 2020

7 Bodies Found along France-Italy Border As Storm Alex Ravages Region

Storm Alex Ravages Region

 Major search and rescue operations continue along the French-Italian border after torrential flooding ravaged the mountainous areas near Nice.

Sunday, October 04, 2020

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

France rescuers search for missing victims after deadly floods

French authorities have deployed about 1,000 firefighters, four military helicopters and troops to search for at least nine people who are missing after devastating floods from record rains hit a mountainous border region with neighbouring Italy.

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Snow Causes Major Travel Disruptions in France

Heavy snowfall PARIS
Heavy snowfall has caused major travel disruptions in the northern half of France and in Paris as the weather conditions caught authorities off guard.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

French Towns Swimming in Floodwaters, Now Rising in on Paris

Seine River
More than 200 French towns are struggling against floodwaters that have halted boat traffic in Paris, closed roads and schools and prompted the evacuation of hospitals.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Storm Cuts Power to 40,000 Households in Western France

Winter storm Carmen
Winter storm Carmen has cut power to about 40,000 households in the Brittany region of western France, power Grid Company Enedis said in a statement on Monday.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

French prosecutors open probe into Lactalis baby milk contamination

Lactalis baby milk contamination
French prosecutors have opened a probe into salmonella contamination and a major international recall of baby milk produced by dairy giant Lactalis, AFP reported on Tuesday.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

4 children dead after school bus, train crash in France

children dead after school bus, train crash in France
Four children were killed and 19 are reported injured after a school bus collided with train Thursday in southern France.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Snow in Europe triggers transport chaos

Snow in Europe
Heavy snow blanketing northern Europe has caused many flight cancellations and delays at Schiphol airport in the Netherlands and Brussels airport.

Friday, December 08, 2017

La Russie lance son titanesque projet gazier Yamal dans l'Arctique

projet gazier Yamal dans l'Arctique
C'est un projet hors norme, au bout du monde: la Russie inaugure vendredi son gigantesque site gazier Yamal, en Sibérie arctique, érigé dans des conditions climatiques et géologiques extrêmes, avec la participation du groupe français Total et de la Chine.

Monday, October 02, 2017

Paris introduces "car-free" day to promote environmental protection

Paris introduces "car-free" day
Paris has banned private cars from its central area for seven hours on Sunday in a bid to promote the fight against pollution and climate change.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Climat: les glaciers alpins fondent trois fois plus vite depuis 2003

les glaciers alpins
Mis à mal par le réchauffement climatique, les glaciers des Alpes françaises ont enregistré entre 2003 et 2015 une perte moyenne de 25% de leur superficie, qui rétrécit désormais "trois fois plus vite" qu'auparavant, révèle une récente étude.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Health warnings in place as Europe prepares for blistering heat

Health warnings have been issued across Europe
Health warnings have been issued across Europe this week, as the most severe heatwave of an already hot summer is expected.

EL News