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OP-ED: A classic clash of...

OP-ED: A classic clash of...

Mustafa Malik

Mon, Nov 2 2020

Has French liberalism strayed from its foundational creed?

Why France sparks such anger in Muslim...

Why France sparks such anger in Muslim...

Europe

Sun, Nov 1 2020

Much of the current anger stems from the recent republication by French satirical newspaper weekly Charlie...

Foreign Ministry: Bangladesh will remain...

Bangladesh will be neutral about...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Protests continue in Bangladesh against the cartoon depiction of the Prophet Mohammed (PBUH)

Huge anti-France rally in Bangladesh...

Huge anti-France rally held in...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The rally was called by Islami Andolon Bangladesh (IAB)

Pogba denies quitting France team

Pogba denies quitting France team

Football

Mon, Oct 26 2020

The Sun newspaper alleged that Pogba, a practising Muslim, reacted to Macron's comments by quitting...

Macron comments provoke Mideast ire,...

Macron comments provoke Mideast

World

Sun, Oct 25 2020

'What can one say about a head of state who treats millions of members from different faith groups...

Lebanese ambassador Adib poised to be...

Lebanese ambassador Adib poised to be...

World

Mon, Aug 31 2020

The nomination followed contacts by French President Emmanuel Macron over the last 48 hours to press...

Behind fortress walls, Macron and Merkel...

Behind fortress walls, Macron and Merkel...

Europe

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Back in July, Merkel and Macron worked together to persuade squabbling EU members to agree to give the...

Macron replaces French PM after election...

Macron replaces French PM after election...

Europe

Fri, Jul 3 2020

Macron has promised a 'new course' for France to deal with the crisis, which has plunged France...

Macron: France has scored its 1st victory...

Macron: France has scored its 1st victory...

Europe

Mon, Jun 15 2020

He said all of mainland France, including Paris, would go into a "green zone" of a lower state...

French unions turn the screws on Macron...

French unions turn the screws on Macron...

Europe

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Union leaders said public workers should maintain their industrial action until Tuesday, when they urged...

Nato unity on the line as feuding leaders...

Nato unity on the line as feuding leaders...

World

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Boris Johnson will make an appeal for unity

Xi, Macron back 'irreversible' Paris...

Xi, Macron back 'irreversible' Paris...

World

Wed, Nov 6 2019

In a joint statement released after Xi and Macron held talks in Beijing, the two leaders reaffirmed their...

Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive...

Macron says Turkey's Syria offensive...

World

Mon, Oct 14 2019

He said this offensive risks to help Islamic State re-emerge in the region

Trump leaves Iran diplomacy door open...

Trump leaves Iran diplomacy door open...

Europe

Mon, Aug 26 2019

Zarif held talks with Macron and British and German officials before returning home

France watching Kashmir rights, Macron...

France watching Kashmir rights, Macron...

World

Fri, Aug 23 2019

On August 5, Modi's Hindu nationalist government scrapped the autonomy of Indian-controlled...

British PM Johnson faces tough Brexit...

British PM Johnson faces tough Brexit...

Europe

Thu, Aug 22 2019

Macron said he saw no reason to grant a further delay to Brexit unless there was a significant political...

Macron showcases Europe military prowess...

Macron showcases Europe military prowess...

Europe

Sun, Jul 14 2019

Some 4,300 members of the armed forces, including regiments from other European armies, marched down...

Clashes erupt in yellow vest protests...

Clashes erupt in yellow vest protests...

World

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Protesters also tried to enter areas of the city from which they had been banned

No deal beckons as EU presses May on...

No deal beckons as EU presses May on...

Europe

Thu, Mar 21 2019

Just eight days before Britain is due to leave the EU, May was making a last-ditch plea to the bloc's...

Macron's party rules out joining EU...

Macron's party rules out joining EU...

Europe

Wed, Mar 13 2019

ALDE is the fourth biggest party in the European Parliament and has courted Macron