UK supermarkets have withdrawn several products which contain eggs, including sandwiches and salads.
Millions of eggs have already been destroyed, but the scandal over eggs contaminated with Fipronil is still growing. Eggs containing the nerve agent have now been found in Austria and Romania too. Europe’s journalists discuss the lessons to be learned and who should pay the price for misinformation.
Swathes of southern Europe sweltered on Saturday (5 August) in a heatwave that has claimed several lives, cost billions in crop damage and is, scientists warned, a foretaste of worse to follow in coming decades.
In Romania, thousands of women work as “cam-girls”, earning money by undressing and talking to clients on the other side of the world.