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Curfew begins for 20 million French people

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Curfew begins for 20 million French people Curfew begins for 20 million French people Credit: CC0 Public Domain Some 20 million French people are preparing to spend their first evening under curfew on Saturday, a measure taken by the government after an alarming surge in new coronavirus cases. The 9:00 …

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Last night out for French cities ahead of virus curfew

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Last night out for French cities ahead of virus curfew Last night out for French cities ahead of virus curfew Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Millions of French people prepared Friday to enjoy a last night of freedom before a COVID-19 curfew in Paris and other large cities, after officials warned …

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More than half of French nurses approaching burn-out: survey

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More than half of French nurses approaching burn-out: survey More than half of French nurses approaching burn-out: survey Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than half of French nurses are close to burning out, according to a survey of nearly 60,000 of them published on Sunday, which found they were struggling …

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Soaring virus infection puts more French cities on alert

Soaring virus infection puts more French cities on alert

Soaring virus infection puts more French cities on alert Soaring virus infection puts more French cities on alert Stacked chairs are seen in front of a cafe in Lille, northern France, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. French authorities have placed Lille on maximum virus alert on Monday, banning festive gatherings and …

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As virus fills French ICUs anew, doctors ask what went wrong

As virus fills French ICUs anew, doctors ask what went wrong

As virus fills French ICUs anew, doctors ask what went wrong As virus fills French ICUs anew, doctors ask what went wrong In this Sept.10, 2020, file photo, a patient affected with COVID-19 lies on a bed in a Marseille hospital, southern France. Intensive care wards across France are filling …

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More French cities placed on maximum coronavirus alert

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More French cities placed on maximum coronavirus alert More French cities placed on maximum coronavirus alert Credit: CC0 Public Domain Four French cities were on Thursday placed on maximum coronavirus alert, joining Paris and other metropoles where bars have been shuttered in an increasingly urgent bid to brake a fast-accelerating …

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Freedom, dignity in French Alzheimer’s ‘village’

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Freedom, dignity in French Alzheimer’s ‘village’ Freedom, dignity in French Alzheimer’s ‘village’ Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The small village, like most in France, has a cafe-restaurant, a hairdresser, a superette and a library. Neighbours have a cup of coffee and a chat on the terrace, or meet up in the …

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‘Worrying’ coronavirus outbreak at French naturist resort

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‘Worrying’ coronavirus outbreak at French naturist resort ‘Worrying’ coronavirus outbreak at French naturist resort Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain French regional health authorities on Sunday said there had been a “very worrying” outbreak of coronavirus at a naturist holiday resort on France’s Mediterranean coast, with some 100 holidaymakers so far testing …

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French children over 11 to wear masks at school

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French children over 11 to wear masks at school French children over 11 to wear masks at school Credit: CC0 Public Domain French schoolchildren above the age of 11 will be required to wear masks when they return to school in just over a week in a bid to halt …

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