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Ski trains to resume between London and the French Alps

With more Eurostar trains now running again on routes from London to Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam, travellers have been awaiting news of ski trains...

French woman held by Home Office officials at Gatwick for eight hours

A French woman who has an EU settlement application under way was detained and held by Home Office officials at a London airport for...

France suspends 3,000 unvaccinated health workers without pay

France has suspended 3,000 health workers without pay for refusing the Covid vaccine.The health minister, Olivier Véran, said the staff had been notified in...

Which countries are enforcing mandatory Covid jabs – and how?

Following the decision by the US president, Joe Biden, to introduce a vaccine mandate for millions of workers, and the UK’s decision to row...

‘Stab in the back’: French fury as Australia scraps submarine deal

France has expressed fury over Australia’s surprise decision to scrap a huge submarine deal in favour of nuclear-powered subs from the US, describing it...

France says it has killed Islamic State leader in Greater Sahara, Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi

Emmanuel Macron has said French military forces have killed the leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi.“It’s another major...

Contents of Karl Lagerfeld’s eight houses up for grabs at Sotheby’s

Dishes used to feed one of the world’s most pampered cats and hundreds of pairs of fingerless gloves will be among more than 1,000...

Fears London and Paris would die due to Covid are unfounded, finds survey

Reports of a “death of the city” due to the Covid crisis have been greatly exaggerated, according to a survey of Parisians and Londoners...

Our Defeats review – French teenagers reckon with politics past

Filmed in collaboration with students from Ivry-sur-Seine on the edge of Paris, Our Defeats is a snapshot of their feelings about 21st-century society and...
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