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# corsica - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Five people, including seven-year-old girl, killed in flash flood in Corsica

The dead include a father and his young daughter.

# corsica - Thursday 4 January, 2018

French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe

In other extreme weather, three hundred goats were killed in the wildfire at Chiatra-Canale di Verde.

# corsica - Monday 15 August, 2016

Mayor of town on French island bans burkinis after beach brawl

Around 100 police were deployed to break up the fight between locals and families of North African origin.

# corsica - Monday 12 November, 2012

Corsican teen on trial for killing his family as they slept

The accused, named as Andy, killed the family in August 2009 with his father’s rifle.

# corsica - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Three people shot dead in a car on French island of Corsica

Their bodies were found in the north of the island earlier today.

# corsica - Friday 11 February, 2011

Father of missing Swiss twins wrote that they were "resting in peace"

Matthias Schepp left letter for the girls’ mother; it also emerged that he had trawled suicide websites before the disappearances.

# corsica - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Missing Swiss twins 'last seen on Corsica ferry' Switzerland This post contains images

Missing Swiss twins 'last seen on Corsica ferry'

Missing six-year-olds Alessia and Livia Schepp were reportedly last seen on a ferry to Corsica – although there were no confirmed sightings of them after that point.