Society's major institutions have "seriously failed" to protect children, a landmark inquiry finds.
Pablo Kuczynski has reportedly lost the support of key cabinet members over corruption allegations.
At least four children died and another 20 people were hurt in the collision in southern France.
Chief of the defence staff Sir Stuart Peach warns disruption to undersea cables could be "catastrophic".
About 7,000 firefighters are trying to tackling the Thomas fire, the fourth biggest in state history.