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French President Emmanuel Macron to visit India early next year: French envoy

Macron was scheduled to visit India next month to attend the International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit, but that has been now deferred.

published on : 23rd November 2017

French national held for trying to cross over to Nepal from India illegally

A 45-year-old French national was arrested here while trying to cross over to Nepal allegedly without proper travel documents, a senior official said.

published on : 23rd November 2017

Emmanuel Macron says German political crisis 'not in our interest'

Macron, who was elected in May, was waiting for Merkel to form a government to start talks in earnest about his plans for reforming the European Union.

published on : 20th November 2017

France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb

The row about prayer space saw around 100 local French politicians attempt to block worshippers on November 10, disrupting the crowd by singing the French national anthem.

published on : 19th November 2017

Union minister Prakash Javadekar asks people to protect the earth

Union minister Prakash Javadekar today called upon people to be sensible towards the environment and protect the earth.

published on : 19th November 2017

Spanish police shoot Frenchman who 'shouted Allahu akbar'

The officers mistakenly suspected he had a weapon, a police statement said, adding that they do not expect to open a terrorism investigation. 

published on : 19th November 2017

Can France's 'peacemaker' Emmanuel Macron bring Lebanon back from the brink?

The French President's invitation to Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is part of his strategy to reassert French influence in the Middle East, while the US under Trump is seen as unpredictable.

published on : 17th November 2017

No overpricing in Rafale deal: IAF Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa

The Indian Air Force (IAF) today said that there was "no overpricing" in the Rafale purchase as the government had "negotiated a very good" deal for the French fighter aircraft.

published on : 16th November 2017

French minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit India today

French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian will arrive here on a two-day visit tomorrow to prepare the ground for President Emmanuel Macron's proposed India trip in 2018.

published on : 16th November 2017

Saint-Etienne coach Oscar Garcia quits

Oscar Garcia led Saint-Etienne to a strong start to the season but they have won just one of their last seven games.

published on : 15th November 2017

On second anniversary of Paris terror attacks, jittery French honour the 130 killed on November 13, 2015

Ceremonies are being held at the Stade de France national stadium, cafes in eastern Paris and the Bataclan concert hall to commemorate France's worst-ever terror attacks which killed 130 people.

published on : 13th November 2017

France: Three hurt in vehicle attack near Toulouse

A man rammed a vehicle into three Chinese students near the French city of Toulouse on Friday, leaving one of them in a serious condition.

published on : 10th November 2017

Karate kick Patrice  Evra faces day of double jeopardy

The left-back could be sacked by Marseille and heavily sanctioned by UEFA for aiming a karate kick at one of his own supporters.

published on : 10th November 2017

Syria not invited to Paris climate talks despite joining accord

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad joins US President Donald Trump in being omitted from the list of around 100 leaders invited to Paris to curb global warming.

published on : 9th November 2017

French man on trial for 'smuggling' Syrian in-laws to Europe

A French man will be tried in Patras in western Greece for attempting to take his Syrian in-laws to Italy, in a bid to avoid a dangerous sea crossing with smugglers.

published on : 8th November 2017
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