Keyword: rain

Notre-Dame fire: rain threatens France's damaged cathedral

Architects fear that heavy rainfall - forecast for the French capital on Wednesday - could result in further collapse of the 800-year-old cathedral.

Five dead, one child missing, in fierce storms in southern France

The victims include a mother and child who died after their car was swept off a bridge amid flash flooding caused by exceptional rainfall.

Montpellier flooded, thousands stranded as storms hit southern France

People forced to sleep in railway stations, airports and schools after up to 30cm of rain drenched much of the south of France.

Château d’Yquem scraps 2012 vintage due to rain

The wine estate near Bordeaux will not release a 2012 vintage of its famous sweet Sauternes wine after heavy rains spoiled quality of harvest.