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Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 19 September, 2019

#France

# france - Today’s News

French drug watchdog halts illegal Parkinson's, Alzheimer's trial

The agency urged participants to stop using the patches immediately and to seek medical attention.

# france - Monday 16 September, 2019

From The42 Hotly-contested Pool C promises fireworks Dark Horses

Hotly-contested Pool C promises fireworks

No pool has quite as much World Cup pedigree as this one with three sides who traditionally expect to reach the semis.

# france - Friday 13 September, 2019

Jean-Marie Le Pen charged over EU funding scandal

Le Pen’s estranged daughter Marine, who now heads the renamed National Rally, has already been charged in the case.

# france - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

From The42 Griezmann misses another penalty as below-par France triumph against Andorra Les Bleus

Griezmann misses another penalty as below-par France triumph against Andorra

The World champions made hard work of beating a side ranked 133 places below them on Tuesday.

# france - Sunday 8 September, 2019

From The42 French president Macron apologises to Albania over anthem blunder Forgetful Paris

French president Macron apologises to Albania over anthem blunder

Kick-off was delayed after the national anthem of Andorra was played before the game against France.

# france - Friday 6 September, 2019

Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car

Robert Keogh was stopped last month by border force officers at the Port of Dover en route from Calais.

# france - Monday 2 September, 2019

From The42 Picamoles named in France World Cup squad as Lyon and La Rochelle pair dropped On The Plane

Picamoles named in France World Cup squad as Lyon and La Rochelle pair dropped

Felix Lambey and Dany Priso have been left out of the 31-man selection travelling to Japan.

# france - Thursday 29 August, 2019

From The42 €62 million Man City defender's stint as most expensive uncapped player of all time looks set to end Chance

€62 million Man City defender's stint as most expensive uncapped player of all time looks set to end

Didier Deschamps has frequently overlooked back-to-back Premier League winner Aymeric Laporte until now.

# france - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

From The42 Exeter Chiefs forward Skinner ruled out of Scotland's World Cup campaign Big Sam

Exeter Chiefs forward Skinner ruled out of Scotland's World Cup campaign

Sam Skinner won’t be travelling to Japan after sustaining a hamstring injury in Saturday’s win against France.

# france - Monday 26 August, 2019

Macron attacks Bolsonaro after sexist Facebook post about his wife

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was responding to a Facebook post which sought to compare both leaders’ wives.

Trade, tech and Amazon fires: What's been discussed so far at the G7 Summit in France G7

Trade, tech and Amazon fires: What's been discussed so far at the G7 Summit in France

The three-day summit will conclude later today.

# france - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran

US President Donald Trump, however, has denied signing off on a joint G7 message.

# france - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Face off at the Élysée Palace as Johnson meets 'hardest in the gang' Macron Brexit This post contains videos

Face off at the Élysée Palace as Johnson meets 'hardest in the gang' Macron

Macron said he hopes for a ‘useful’ month of talks on Brexit.

# france - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Chaos on set of French rap music video after attack by gang armed with guns and baseball bats

Around 15 people were involved in the overnight attack in Paris.

# france - Sunday 18 August, 2019

From The42 PSG fall to shock defeat at Rennes with 16-year-old playing starring role Slip Up This post contains videos

PSG fall to shock defeat at Rennes with 16-year-old playing starring role

Angolan-born Eduardo Camavinga pulled the strings for Rennes.

# france - Saturday 17 August, 2019

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

The shooter is believed to still be on the run.

# france - Saturday 10 August, 2019

From The42 Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links Update

Neymar transfer talks 'more advanced' but PSG yet to agree sale amid Madrid and Barca links

The Brazil international continues to be linked with a return to Spain, but a club official claims no deal has been put in place yet.

# france - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Heatwave: Temperature records shattered in Europe as Paris hits 42.6 degrees

Meanwhile, Germany again hit a national record of 41.5 degrees in Lingen, western Germany.

# france - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Vincent Lambert, man at centre of contentious right-to-die case in France, passes away

He died more than a decade after an accident that left him with severe brain damage.

# france - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

From The42 Sagan sprints to fifth stage victory but local hero Alaphilippe retains Tour de France lead Colmar Climb

Sagan sprints to fifth stage victory but local hero Alaphilippe retains Tour de France lead

Ireland’s Dan Martin and Nicholas Roche were also in action this afternoon.

# france - Monday 8 July, 2019

From The42 'I was born ready' - Dream day for Wexford's O'Neill after World Cup gold and meeting Rapinoe On The Line This post contains videos

'I was born ready' - Dream day for Wexford's O'Neill after World Cup gold and meeting Rapinoe

Michelle O’Neill lined out as an assistant referee in yesterday’s World Cup final in Lyon.

# france - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Macron in last-ditch attempt to save Iran nuclear deal

Tensions between Iran and members of the UN security council were heightened after the US pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in 2018.

# france - Friday 5 July, 2019

Michael Jackson fan clubs sue two alleged victims over HBO documentary in France

The legal action in the French city of Orleans targets Wade Robson (36) and James Safechuck (41).

# france - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

From The42 USA book World Cup final spot as 10-woman England denied by VAR and penalty miss Drama This post contains videos

USA book World Cup final spot as 10-woman England denied by VAR and penalty miss

Steph Houghton missed a late spot-kick as the defending world champions ran out 2-1 winners in Lyon.

Climate change likely a major contributor to France's extreme heatwave

Temperatures went above 45 degrees in France last week, with experts saying that climate change was a major contributor.

# france - Sunday 30 June, 2019

After record breaking temperatures, some cooler weather hits parts of Europe

But the reprieve was not universal, with Germany measuring a record high temperature for June.

# france - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Spain hit by more wildfires as European heatwave continues

The heat has already claimed several lives, including a 17-year-old harvest worker in Spain and a 72-year-old homeless man in Italy.

# france - Friday 28 June, 2019

From The42 As it happened: France v USA, World Cup quarter-final Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: France v USA, World Cup quarter-final

France faced USA with a place in the final four up for grabs.

France has just recorded its hottest EVER temperature at 44.3 degrees

Mainland Europe is in the grips of an unprecedented heatwave.

# france - Thursday 27 June, 2019

From The42 Defending champions Germany to face four-time winners Spain in Euro U21 final Young Guns

Defending champions Germany to face four-time winners Spain in Euro U21 final

It was a late, late show for Germany against Romania, while Spain saw off France in the last four.

Imam hurt in shooting outside mosque in northwest France

The incident occurred around 4pm (3pm Irish time).

# france - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

From The42 'We've been waiting our whole lives for a game like this' - US star Heath on France showdown Heavyweights

'We've been waiting our whole lives for a game like this' - US star Heath on France showdown

The USWNT are preparing for a World Cup quarter-final that may be one of the most anticipated women’s matches of all time.

# france - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

From The42 USA star hoping for 'total sh*tshow circus' in World Cup quarter-final Ready To Rock

USA star hoping for 'total sh*tshow circus' in World Cup quarter-final

The reigning champions will take on tournament hosts France in a highly anticipated clash.

# france - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

From The42 Platini denies wrongdoing as he's released in 2022 World Cup probe France

Platini denies wrongdoing as he's released in 2022 World Cup probe

‘A lot, a lot of noise for nothing,’ the former Uefa president’s lawyer said.

# france - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

From The42 Bastareaud among high-profile names missing as France name World Cup training squad All Change

Bastareaud among high-profile names missing as France name World Cup training squad

Some experienced names won’t feature for Les Bleus in Japan.

# france - Saturday 15 June, 2019

From The42 France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title Champions

France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title

Toulouse claimed their 20th French title in their first Top 14 final appearance since 2012.

Priests and worshippers in hard hats attend Notre Dame's first mass since fire

Only around 10% of money pledged for the cathedral’s reconstruction has been donated so far.

From The42 'They've nothing to fear in their international careers. They're equal to the best players in the world' Let The Kids Play This post contains videos

'They've nothing to fear in their international careers. They're equal to the best players in the world'

Ireland U21 manager Stephen Kenny hailed his players for their fourth place finish at the Toulon Tournament.

# france - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Marine Le Pen to go on trial in France for sharing Islamic State images on Twitter

The charges carry a maximum sentence of three years in prison and a fine of €75,000.

# france - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

From The42 Mbappe scores 100th career goal as France reclaim top spot with comprehensive win Century

Mbappe scores 100th career goal as France reclaim top spot with comprehensive win

The PSG forward helped his side to a 4-0 result in their Euro 2020 qualifier against Andorra.

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