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Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

An analysis of satellite data by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) revealed that almost 59 million hectares (146 million acres) of forests have regenerated since 2000

Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

France to impose quarantine for arrivals from Bangladesh, 6 more countries

Passengers will have to provide proof on arrival that they have a place to quarantine, and will be allowed to leave that place for two hours every day

In this file photo taken on 1 February 2021, travellers prepare their documents as they queue at the immigration desk of Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle international airport as new Covid-19 border restrictions come into effect

Belgian landowner accidentally occupies France

A Belgian landowner risked triggering an international incident by moving an old stone boundary marker that has denoted his country’s border with France since the 1820 Treaty of Kortrijk

Belgian landowner accidentally occupies France

French parliament to vote new climate law criticised by green groups

The French parliament is set to vote through a new climate change law on Tuesday intended by president Emmanuel Macron to reinforce his green credentials one year ahead of national elections.

French parliament to vote new climate law criticised by green groups

Fashion designer Alber Elbaz dies of Covid

Alber Elbaz, the fashion designer whose playful designs transformed the storied French house Lanvin into an industry darling before his shock ouster in 2015, has died aged 59 after a battle with ...

Fashion designer Alber Elbaz

Breakaway Super League announced in storm of criticism

Twelve of Europe's top football clubs launched a breakaway Super League on Sunday, launching what is certain to be a bitter battle for control of the game and its lucrative revenue

Breakaway Super League announced in storm of criticism

Abandoning Myanmar gas field would hurt workers, cities: Total

Total has come under pressure from rights groups and Myanmar’s parallel civilian government to review its operations amid allegations its payments on taxes were funding the military-controlled state

Police stand in front of Total's headquarters after an Extinction Rebellion protest for Myanmar's military coup victims, in La Defense business district, near Paris, France on 25 March 2021

Foreign diplomats visit Bhasan Char

Ambassadors and high commissioners of Australia, Canada, the European Union, Japan, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States on Saturday visited Bhasan Char ...

Foreign diplomats visit Bhasan Char

European countries helping with submarine project: Taiwan

Taiwan, which China claims as its own territory, has worked for years to revamp its submarine force, some of which dates back to World War Two

The Hai Lung SS-793 diesel-electric submarine emerges from underwater during a during a drill near Yilan naval base, Taiwan on 13 April 2018

Different countries envoys to visit Bhashan Char Saturday

Head of missions of different countries stationed in Dhaka including Australia, Canada, the European Union, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and the United States of America will ...

Different countries envoys to visit Bhashan Char  Saturday
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