General News

Macron visits French Caribbean

President Emmanuel Macron is currently in the French Caribbean to survey the damage done by Hurricane Irma.

Paris will host the 2024 Summer Olympics.


Los Angeles was also named as host city for the 2028 Games. This is the first time two host cities have been announced at the same ceremony.

Evacuees arrive from French Caribbean

Approximately 400 people who were stranded on some of the islands that were hard-hit by Hurricane Irma have been evacuated to France and the Netherlands, reports.

A military plane carrying 278 passengers landed in Paris. Another plane took nearly 200 people to Eindhoven.

nouvelles generales: 

Thousands protest labor reforms

Labor Reform

As promised, trade unionists took to the streets to protest President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed labor reforms.

Macron faces first protests

Street Protest

French labor groups are planning a street protest in opposition to President Emmanuel Macron.

Banksy mural painted over in Calais

Banksy mural

Was it philistinism, or an unfortunate, but understandable, necessity?