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India's BJP-led govt will not scrap...

India's BJP-led govt will not scrap...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 25 2018

On Friday, Hollande told French news service Mediapart that New Delhi had put pressure on Dassault to...

Hollande fuels Rafale fighter jet controversy...

Hollande fuels Rafale fighter jet controversy...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Officials in India and France say Dassault had freely chosen to partner with Reliance, despite Ambani...

Unesco selects France's Azoulay as new...

Unesco selects France's Azoulay as new...

World

Sat, Oct 14 2017

Azoulay, who will replace Irina Bokova, a Bulgarian who has led the body since 2009

Labour protests hit France in key challenge...

Labour protests hit France in key challenge...

Europe

Tue, Sep 12 2017

Macron is hoping to avoid a re-run of labour protests that rocked France for months last year, repeatedly...

France's Macron to name PM on first...

France's Macron to name PM on first...

World

Mon, May 15 2017

The 39-year-old centrist leader laid out his ambitious plans as he took power on Sunday

Macron takes power as French...

Macron takes power as French...

Europe

Sun, May 14 2017

Macron's first week will be busy. On Monday, he is expected to reveal the closely-guarded name of his...

Macron election gives a gasping EU a...

Macron election gives a gasping EU a...

Europe

Tue, May 9 2017

Despite overwhelming support for Macron across the continent, the new French leader remains a political...

Macron wins French presidency, to sighs...

Macron wins French presidency, to sighs...

Europe

Mon, May 8 2017

With virtually all votes counted, Macron had topped 66% against just under 34% for Le Pen - a gap wider...

French president denounces rival’s claims...

French president denounces rival’s claims...

World

Fri, Mar 24 2017

It has also drawn comparisons to President Donald Trump’s accusations of wiretapping by predecessor Barack...

French police sniper accidentally shoots...

French police sniper accidentally shoots...

Europe

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Marksman was positioned on a roof around 100m from the tent where the president was inaugurating a new...

Infographic: France presidential...

Infographic: France presidential...

Europe

Wed, Feb 8 2017

France elects a new president in a two-round contest that takes place on April 23 and May 7. Here are...

Divided French left plays down presidential...

Divided French left plays down presidential...

Europe

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Le Pen on Sunday tore into Fillon’s liberal economic programme, which includes cutting half a million...

French conservatives rally voters in...

French conservatives rally voters in...

Europe

Sat, Nov 19 2016

Under unpopular President Francois Hollande, France's ruling Socialists are deeply divided and seen as...

Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the...

Merkel to be the new ‘leader of the...

US Election 2016

Wed, Nov 16 2016

If Trump makes good on his promises to rip up deals on free trade, climate change and Iran’s nuclear...

Unesco approves resolution denying Jewish...

Unesco approves resolution denying Jewish...

World

Fri, Oct 14 2016

The Unesco passed a resolution on Thursday that denies any Jewish link to the Temple Mount and surrounding...

Divided EU leaders struggle with post-Brexit...

Divided EU leaders struggle with post-Brexit...

Europe

Sun, Sep 18 2016

Unpopular Hollande is widely expected to lose power in a presidential election next spring, and speculation...

France neutralises another Paris attack...

France neutralises another Paris attack...

World

Fri, Sep 9 2016

A Peugeot 607 was found early on Sunday laden with seven gas cylinders and three jerry cans of diesel,...