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French culture minister tests positive for coronavirus

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French Culture Minister Franck Riester has contracted the novel coronavirus and is staying in his Paris home but is "doing fine", his office said on Monday.

[PARIS] French Culture Minister Franck Riester has contracted the novel coronavirus and is staying in his Paris home but is "doing fine", his office said on Monday.

"The minister tested positive today," after displaying symptoms, the ministry said.

It noted that Mr Riester spent...

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