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Pierre-Henri Allain

We don't want your virus! Provincial France fumes after urban exodus

Mar 20 2020

SAINT-JACUT-DE-LA-MER, France In the Brittany village of Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer, resentment is simmering at the city-dwellers who this week fled their Parisian pads for their seaside bolt-holes and who, in the minds of locals, may have brought the coronavirus with them.

We don't want your virus! Provincial France fumes after urban exodus

Mar 20 2020

PARIS In the Brittany village of Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer, resentment is simmering at the city-dwellers who this week fled their Parisian pads for their seaside bolt-holes and who, in the minds of locals, may have brought the coronavirus with them.

We don't want your virus! Provincial France fumes after urban exodus

Mar 20 2020

PARIS, March 20 In the Brittany village of Saint-Jacut-de-la-Mer, resentment is simmering at the city-dwellers who this week fled their Parisian pads for their seaside bolt-holes and who, in the minds of locals, may have brought the coronavirus with them.

French mayors ban glyphosate weedkiller, defying government

Aug 22 2019

RENNES, France Some 20 French mayors have banned glyphosate from their municipalities, defying the government, which is now taking legal action to impose national legislation which allows the controversial weedkiller's continued use for now.

Lactalis strikes price deal with French milk producers

Aug 30 2016

PARIS/RENNES Lactalis, the world's largest dairy firm, reached a deal with French milk producers on Tuesday to raise prices paid to suppliers and farmers called off their week-long protests, the company and unions said.

Lactalis, French milk producers resume price talks

Aug 26 2016

PARIS/RENNES Europe's largest dairy group Lactalis and French milk producers resumed talks on Friday afternoon after failing to reach a deal on an increase in milk prices in more than 10 hours of talks on Thursday, a labour union source said.

PSG's Thiago Silva doubtful for trip to Barcelona

Apr 06 2013

RENNES Paris St Germain centre back Thiago Silva is a doubt for Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg at Barcelona due to a knee problem, said coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Soccer-PSG's Thiago Silva doubtful for trip to Barcelona

Apr 06 2013

RENNES, April 6 Paris St Germain centre back Thiago Silva is a doubt for Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg at Barcelona due to a knee problem, said coach Carlo Ancelotti.

World News

World powers urge truce as Israel-Palestinian conflict rages

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Israel bombarded Gaza with air strikes and Palestinian militants resumed cross-border rocket fire on Tuesday after a brief overnight lull during which the U.N. sent a small fuel convoy into the enclave, where it says 52,000 people are now displaced.