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Caroline Pailliez

In China's locked-down coronavirus city, grocery delivery is a lifeline

09 Feb 2020

Reluctant to go outside for fear of catching the new coronavirus sweeping the Chinese city of Wuhan, Edward Wang found a lifeline: grocery delivery services provided by local retailers.

A mother's fight for toddler stranded in China's coronavirus epicentre

08 Feb 2020

PARIS Amelia Pan is at home in Canada while her 2-year-old daughter Cerena is stranded far away in China's Hubei province, epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, being cared for by a distant relative after the girl's father and grand-parents fell ill.

A mother's fight for toddler stranded in China's coronavirus epicenter

08 Feb 2020

PARIS Amelia Pan is at home in Canada while her 2-year-old daughter Cerena is stranded far away in China's Hubei province, epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, being cared for by a distant relative after the girl's father and grand-parents fell ill.

In China's locked-down coronavirus city, grocery delivery is a lifeline

08 Feb 2020

Reluctant to go outside for fear of catching the new coronavirus sweeping the Chinese city of Wuhan, Edward Wang found a lifeline: grocery delivery services provided by local retailers.

Coronavirus evacuees encounter road blocks, red tape on way out

06 Feb 2020

PARIS Christopher Lan toughed out road blocks and red tape in his scramble to get himself and his family on an evacuation flight out of the Coronavirus epicentre and home to Canada.

Coronavirus evacuees encounter road blocks, red tape on way out

06 Feb 2020

PARIS Christopher Lan toughed out road blocks and red tape in his scramble to get himself and his family on an evacuation flight out of the Coronavirus epicentre and home to Canada.

'I am not a virus': France's Asian community pushes back over xenophobia

31 Jan 2020

PARIS In a southeastern Paris district known as the go-to place for Asian cuisine, business is down at Pascal Corlier's Vietnamese restaurant, a side-effect of China's coronavirus health scare that has sparked panic and a rise in xenophobic incidents.

A place in the sun: French defend right to retire early

28 Jan 2020

NICE, France Most weekdays, 64-year-old Joelle Svetchine steps out of her French Riviera apartment, checks the sun is shining and the sea calm, and decides whether to go rowing. | Video

War of attrition: how France's Macron plans to grind down strikers

15 Jan 2020

PARIS When French trade unions declared a nationwide strike to protest against planned pension reforms, Nicolas, a 34-year-old maintenance technician with the Paris metro, went on strike for three straight weeks. Then he went back to work.

War of attrition: how France's Macron plans to grind down strikers

15 Jan 2020

PARIS, Jan 15 When French trade unions declared a nationwide strike to protest against planned pension reforms, Nicolas, a 34-year-old maintenance technician with the Paris metro, went on strike for three straight weeks. Then he went back to work.

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