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With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying FIFA World Cup victory

France's 4-2 win over Croatia in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday marked the second time in 20 years that France has won the World Cup, and came at a time when the people feel needy.

published on : 16th July 2018

FIFA World Cup: France edge past formidable Belgium to book spot in final

Samuel Umtiti's header handed Belgium's 'golden generation' to another bitter disappointment.

published on : 11th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Key battles to watch out for in the semi-finals

This is the list of six key battles to watch out for in the semi-final matches at the FIFA World Cup: Belgium vs France and England Vs Croatia.

published on : 10th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018 knockouts: As heroes Messi and Ronaldo fall, France and Uruguay move on

The two most recognizable names in world football, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were eliminated from the FIFA World Cup on Saturday. But the first day of knockout matches still had plenty of star power.

published on : 1st July 2018

Winter storm Eleanor disrupts transportation in Europe, leaves houses without power

Winter storm Eleanor swept into France, Belgium and the Netherlands on Wednesday after tearing through England and Northern Ireland, cutting power to tens of thousands of people and forcing airports and train services to halt operations.

published on : 4th January 2018

FIFA U-17 World Cup day three: France, England register dominating wins

Fancied France kicked off their campaign on a rousing note, inflicting a 7-1 humiliation on debutants New Caledonia in Guwahati, while winger Jadon Sancho scored twice in England's 4-0 rout of Chile at Kolkata.

published on : 9th October 2017

From bull fight to live music; France celebrates Bayonne festival

The Bayonne Festival in southern France attracts around 1 million people for its annual five-day festival, which features a range of events from bull fighting and  live music to games for children and fireworks.

published on : 17th August 2017

Over 500 firefighters called in as ten thousands evacuate following massive wildfires in France

A violent fire that took off in the dry Mediterranean forests in France led to the evacuation of around 10000 people and called for about 540 firefighters to battle the raging flames in the region.

published on : 26th July 2017

Tour de France: 114 years since the first crowning 

As the 104th edition of the event progresses in France, a quick look at the most prestigious stage of cycling.

published on : 19th July 2017

Bastille Day celebrations: Marking the 'sign of a friendship between France and the US across the ages'

France's annual Bastille Day parade turned into an event high on American patriotism this year, as it also commemorated the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I. French war planes fly over the Arc de Triomphe  during the Bastille Day parade in Paris.

published on : 14th July 2017

Seven inspirational quotes by France football legend Zinedine 'Zizou' Zidane

"One of the most inspiring nights of my life. Zidane is a phenomenon," said not any football player, but basketball legend Magic Johnson about former French footballer and current coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Yazid Zidane. Described as the best European footballer of the past 50 years and figuring in FIFA's list of the world's greatest living players, he has inspired one too many by his action on the field. On his birthday, we list his quotes that are inspirational too.

published on : 23rd June 2017

Ravishing Aishwarya Rai at Cannes Film Festival 2017

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has taken Cannes by storm with her sheer elegance and style on the third day of the prestigious Film Festival.

published on : 20th May 2017

George Clooney wins Honorary Award at France's Cesar Awards

George Clooney wins an Honorary Award at France's Cesar Awards, and the suave actor attended the ceremony with his pregnant wife Amal Clooney. 

published on : 25th February 2017