Parisians driven to revolt by car ban in fight against pollution


Around 700 police will enforce number plate scheme where only half of city's drivers will be allowed on French capital's roads on any given day.

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The famously testy Parisians have one more reason to grumble after the French government announced that half the cars in the city would be banned from the roads, starting on Monday, in an effort to combat smog pollution, reports The Guardian.