Keyword: Nogent-sur-Seine

Why France's rural populations feel 'abandoned'

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The Aube département or county in the north-east of France is a rural area that also has pockets of industrialisation. Here, apart from the 'fake jobs' controversy surrounding right-wing candidate François Fillon, the presidential election campaign seems not to have had much of an impact so far. This has left the far-right Front National to take advantage of the relative indifference of the other candidates towards issues affecting those who live in the French countryside. Mathilde Goanec reports.

Drones spotted over seven French nuclear sites

Power firm EDF says the unmanned aircraft did not affect safety or the running of the plants but it has filed a complaint with police.