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Paris metro faces 'severe' disruptions from December 5 strike

Nov 28, 2019 - 7:46 PM

Unions are calling a new indefinite strike against an overhaul of the pensions system that they say will require people to work longer or accept a lower pension

POTENTIAL DISRUPTIONS. In this file photo taken on November 22, 2005 a traveller is about to get into a subway station, in Paris, France. Photo by Joel Saget/AFP

The week in photos: April 7-13, 2018

Apr 14, 2018 - 2:13 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the US Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON

The week in photos: March 31-April 6, 2018

Apr 07, 2018 - 3:18 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Children look out of the window of a bus upon their arrival at the Abu al-Zindeen checkpoint near the northern Syrian town of al-Bab after Jaish al-Islam fighters and their families from the former rebel bastion's main town of Douma were evacuated from the last rebel-held pocket in Eastern Ghouta on April 3, 2018.Russia-backed regime forces have retaken control of 95 percent of Eastern Ghouta since February 18 through a combination of a deadly air and ground assault and evacuation deals. / AFP PHOTO / Nazeer al-Khatib

France suffers second day of mass rail strikes

Apr 04, 2018 - 7:26 PM

The second day of the rolling strikes is hitting hard France's 4.5 million daily rail passengers

STANDSTILL. TGV high speed trains stand stationery on tracks outside the Gare de Lyon tran station on April 4, 2018 in Paris, on the second day of three months of rolling rail strikes by the staff of French public railways service SNCF. Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP

8 seriously injured in France train crash

Aug 17, 2016 - 11:45 PM

UPDATED One of the seriously injured is rushed to the hospital by a helicopter in an absolutely urgent state according to the head of local rescue services Christophe Risdorfer

French national rail backs futuristic Hyperloop

May 11, 2016 - 11:50 AM

Hyperloop One says it closed an 80 million round of second round of financing with funding coming an array of investors including GE Ventures and France s SNCF

HYPERLOOP ONE. The new Hyperloop One logo. Image from Hyperloop Twitter account.