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PSG hit Lille for a six

Paris Saint-Germain’s Ezequiel Lavezzi (left) scores in their French league match against Lille at the Parc des Princes—AFP

Paris Saint-Germain quickly got back on track after their Champions League loss to Barcelona as Ezequiel Lavezzi netted a hat-trick in a resounding 6-1 win over Lille at the Parc des Princes on Saturd

Apple Watch makes quiet debut

Apple Watch (Photo: AP)

The Apple Watch debuted in selected global markets on Friday with sales limited to clients who had pre-ordered online, making the launch a relatively low-key affair compared to tech titan’s usual fanf

Church attack foiled in Paris, student held

An IT student, allegedly planning a church attack in France, has been arrested, the country’s interior minister said Wednesday, just over three months after Paris was hit by a jihadi killing spree.

Real, Juve complete line-up


Real Madrid’s Javier Hernandez (right) scores past Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak in their Champions League quarter-final second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid on Thursday. (Photo: AFP)

Champs Sevilla clash with Zenit

Sevilla put their Europa League crown on the line on Thursday with a treacherous trip to Zenit St Petersburg, while two of the other quarter-finals remain on a knife-edge but Napoli are all but qualif

Bayern blow for Porto

Bayern Munich’s Rafinha (left) and Thigao Alcantara celebrate Champions League quarter-final second leg win over FC Porto—AFP

Doubles from Robert Lewandowski and Neymar inspired Bayern Munich and Barcelona respectively into the Champions League semi-finals.

An app to connect in any language

The French mother of an autistic child has created what is believed to be the world's first smartphone application allowing people speaking different languages -- or those incapable of speech at all -

Big wins for Barcelona, Porto


Barcelona's Luis Suarez scores his side’s third goal against Paris Saint Germain during their Champions League quarter-final first leg in Paris on Wednesday. (Photo: AP)

France: Spies may get more powers

More than three months after Islamist attacks in Paris that killed 17, French MPs on Monday began debating controversial new laws allowing spies to hoover up data from suspected jihadists.

Jean-Marie Le Pen senior steps back to ease family feud

Jean-Marie Le Pen

Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder of France’s far-right National Front, said on Monday he would not seek its ticket to stand in regional polls, taking some of the sting out of a damaging public row with his

The Narendra Modi government has suspended the registration of Greenpeace India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, (FCRA) for 180 days, preventing it from receiving any foreign funds

The Hindu Council UK has prepared its own “manifesto”, a list of demands submitted to political parties ahead of next month’s elections in the United Kingdom.