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 One dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests in France

The protester who died, a 63-year-old woman, was killed when a driver caught in the blockade accelerated in a panic at Pont-de-Beauvoisin, near Chambery, in eastern France.

published on : 18th November 2018

France warns Brexiters to accept EU deal or face 'economic disaster'

Le Maire's comments came as British Prime Minister Theresa May battles to salvage her draft Brexit deal and her own political future.

published on : 16th November 2018

UEFA Nations League: Didier Deschamps wary of resurgent Dutch and dynamo De Jong 

France are unbeaten and top of Group 1 in League A after three games, four points ahead of second-placed the Netherlands, who still have two matches left to play.

published on : 16th November 2018

Manchester United's Anthony Martial returns to France squad after eight months

Martial won the last of his 18 caps in a friendly against Russia, while missing the successful World Cup campaign in Russia this summer

published on : 9th November 2018

Anger mounts after deadly Marseille building collapse in France

A fifth body was recovered on Wednesday morning under rubble of the dilapidated buildings, which crumbled suddenly on Monday morning in Noailles, a working-class district in the heart of the port city

published on : 7th November 2018

Germany, France, Turkey, Russia to discuss ways to end Syria conflict

The Turkish government on Friday said that maintaining the ceasefire in Idlib, agreed by Russia and supported by the Syrian regime and Turkey, was a priority for the summit leaders.

published on : 27th October 2018

France lose top spot to Belgium in FIFA rankings

England and Uruguay were the only other movers in the top 10, Gareth Southgate's men moving up one place to fifth and Uruguay moving the other way, to sixth.

published on : 25th October 2018

France clears 1,800 migrants from northern camp

Hundreds of police flooded the Grande-Synthe camp at dawn to expel the migrants, most of them Iraqi Kurds, who were loaded onto dozens of buses bound for shelters.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Islam scholar Tariq Ramadan claims sex was consensual in French rape case

Ramadan, a well-known TV commentator, has strongly denied accusations that he raped the women in hotel rooms as an attempted smear by his opponents.

published on : 22nd October 2018

Antoine Griezmann double plunges Germany's Joachim Loew into deeper trouble

France coach Didier Deschamps fielded an almost identical team to the one that started the World Cup final, Presnel Kimpembe the lone exception in place of the injured Samuel Umtiti.

published on : 17th October 2018

Kylian Mbappe is no bighead, says confident Didier Deschamps

Asked if the attention had gone to Mbappe's head, Deschamps dismissed the notion out of hand.

published on : 16th October 2018

Kylian ​Mbappe cameo helps France avoid shock Iceland defeat at home

France coach Didier Deschamps fielded six of the players that began the World Cup final against Croatia, handing in-form Marseille winger Florian Thauvin his first start

published on : 12th October 2018

Move on joint budget to save eurozone, France urges Germany

As well as the common budget, Merkel and Macron called in the summer for business tax alignment around the EU and a new levy on internet giants.

published on : 4th October 2018

Helicopter jailbreak gangster captured in France after three-month hunt

Two men posing as flight school students, who had already taken an introductory flight, forced a helicopter instructor at gunpoint to fly them to the jail.

published on : 4th October 2018

Two Americans, one Briton win Nobel Chemistry Prize for research harnessing evolution

The trio used the same principles of evolution -- genetic change and selection -- to develop proteins used in a range of fields.

published on : 3rd October 2018
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