Tag Archives: France

France Prepares For Wider COVID-19 Restrictions

  France was preparing Thursday for tighter coronavirus restrictions in several major cities, two days after a maximum alert protocol went into force in Paris that included bar closures. The number of daily coronavirus infections came in at 18,746 in France on Wednesday, health authorities reported, a record since widespread testing began. The rate of … Continue reading France Prepares For Wider COVID-19 Restrictions

Read More »

France Accuses Turkey Of Military Involvement In Karabakh Conflict

    France accused Turkey on Wednesday of “military involvement” on the side of Azerbaijan in its conflict with Armenia over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region, the latest volley in a war of words between Paris and Ankara.  “The new aspect is that there is military involvement by Turkey which risks fuelling the internationalisation of the … Continue reading France Accuses Turkey Of Military Involvement In Karabakh Conflict

Read More »

First Female Duo Win Nobel Chemistry Prize For Gene Editing Technique

  Emmanuelle Charpentier of France and Jennifer Doudna of the US on Wednesday won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the gene-editing technique known as the CRISPR-Cas9 DNA snipping “scissors”, the first time a Nobel science prize has gone to a women-only team. Using the tool, “researchers can change the DNA of animals, plants and microorganisms … Continue reading First Female Duo Win Nobel Chemistry Prize For Gene Editing Technique

Read More »

COVID-19: Andriy Shevchenko Calls Up Goalkeeper Coach For France Friendly

  Ukraine assistant coach Oleksandr Shovkovsky has been drafted into the coronavirus-hit squad for a friendly against France later Wednesday, at the age of 45 and four years since his last game of football. Head coach Andriy Shevchenko has just Dynamo Kiev’s uncapped Georgiy Bushchan as an option in goal after Real Madrid’s Andriy Lunin … Continue reading COVID-19: Andriy Shevchenko Calls Up Goalkeeper Coach For France Friendly

Read More »

Arsenal Midfielder Guendouzi Joins German Side Hertha Berlin On Loan

  Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi on Monday signed a one-year loan deal to join Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin. The 21-year-old, who can play as a central or defensive midfielder, is a product of the Paris Saint-Germain academy and has made 57 Premier League appearances for the Gunners. “Discussions with the club’s senior figures convinced me … Continue reading Arsenal Midfielder Guendouzi Joins German Side Hertha Berlin On Loan

Read More »

Hundreds Evacuated As French Villages Dig Out From Flooding

  Rescue workers evacuated hundreds of people Monday from villages hammered by flash flooding in southeast France over the weekend, with the death toll expected to rise as searches continue for survivors. Two people died after storms dumped huge amounts of rain that turned streams into churning torrents that swept away cars, houses and bridges … Continue reading Hundreds Evacuated As French Villages Dig Out From Flooding

Read More »