Keyword: abandoned

Major north-west France airport project scrapped

The French government has announced that a five-decade plan to build a major airport hub at Notre-Dames-des-Landes, close to Nantes in north-west France has been abandoned after fierce opposition by environmentalists.

Parents ‘forget’ daughter, 3, at French motorway rest stop

The parents had driven 150 kilometres with their two other children before apparently then realising the infant was not in their car.

Boldini masterpiece found in mothballed Paris flat abandoned since WWII

The apartment was locked up and untouched for seven decades after its late owner fled to southern France to escape the German invasion of Paris.

The feline ghost population of Les Halles

Behind the rubble of renovation around the district of Les Halles in Paris roam a neglected and growing community of abandoned cats.