French government to file criminal complaint against Orpea home care group

The French government plans to file a criminal complaint against home care group Orpea over allegations of mistreatment of elderly patients, government minister Brigitte Bourguignon told radio channel France Info Saturday. The government is also considering seeking to recover public financial aid provided to the company, she added. “Not only will we file a complaint,… Read More French government to file criminal complaint against Orpea home care group

Over a thousand residents evacuated as small volcano spews plume in southern Philippines

A small but restive volcano south of the Philippine capital spewed a 1.5 km plume on Saturday, prompting authorities to raise an alert level and evacuate more than a thousand residents. The alert for the Taal volcano, about 70 km (45 miles) south of central Manila, was increased to level 3 from level 2 on… Read More Over a thousand residents evacuated as small volcano spews plume in southern Philippines

Fire erupts at Saudi Aramco petroleum storage site following Houthi attacks

Yemen’s Houthis said they launched attacks on Saudi energy facilities on Friday and the Saudi-led coalition said oil giant Aramco’s petroleum products distribution station in Jeddah was hit, causing a fire in two storage tanks but no casualties. A huge plume of black smoke could be seen rising over the Red Sea city where the… Read More Fire erupts at Saudi Aramco petroleum storage site following Houthi attacks