Arctic temperature hits record 21°C pred 7 urami in 25 minutami
Canadian weather services reported Tuesday that temperatures hit a record 21 degrees Celsius in the world’s most northern settlement at the weekend, a first for the region within about 1100 kilometres of the North Pole.
Eye on France: Transport minister to save the planet pred 8 urami in 23 minutami
In the wake of yesterday’s resignation of the scandal-plagued François de Rugy, France has a new ecology minister. She’s Elisabeth Borne and, along with the environment, she’s going to remain in charge of the Ministry of Transport.
Eye on France: Are you food insecure or simply hungry? pred 9 urami in 58 minutami
Many of us in the so-called developed world might have thought that mass hunger was a thing of long ago and far away. A report on global food security published this week by a clutch of UN agencies proves the very opposite.
French lawmakers commit to rebuilding Notre-Dame de Paris in 5 years pred 10 urami in 14 minutami
French lawmakers passed a law on reconstructing the Parisian medieval cathedral Notre-Dame on Tuesday after months of controversy, including what President Emmanuel Macron has called a five-year plan, which is seen as too ambitious for some experts.
Large parts of France facing drought after heatwave pred 12 urami in 6 minutami
A large part of France is facing water shortages, notably the Creuse region, and some northern cities, which have not seen rain since the start of the summer. The national weather service, Météo-France, warns that 61 of the 96 mainland departments face a water crisis.