Keyword: smog

Paris chokes under continuing pollution cloud

The French capital was again placed on alert for Friday, with heavy trucks banned, after three days of particularly high pollution levels.

Smog prompts Paris region vehicle-ban for half of drivers

Vehicles allowed to circulate in the city will be only those with odd-number registrations on odd-number dates, and the reverse on even dates.

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.