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Charlie Hebdo gets death threats over cartoon satirizing rape allegations against Islamic scholar

The cartoon was in relation to the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan who faces rape allegations.

06 Nov 2017 7:16 PM

French women urge Prez Macron for ‘emergency plan’ over sexual abuse claims

President Macron was pursued via a written letter published in the Journal du Dimanche newspaper.

05 Nov 2017 5:16 PM

‘Bad’ weather report: Scientists say earth’s fever on steady rise

Scientists monitoring Earth's climate and environment have delivered a cascade of grim news in 2017.

03 Nov 2017 1:37 PM

French investigate charges of rape, assault against Islamic scholar

Tariq Ramadan teaches Islamic Studies at Oxford University.

29 Oct 2017 1:10 PM

Illegal immigrants who commit crimes in France will face deportation, says President Macron

His statement emerged after a Tunisian man stabbed two women to death in Marseille

16 Oct 2017 1:02 PM

276 killed in Somalia twin blasts; world leaders condemn bombings

The United States condemned the bombing 'in the strongest terms' in a statement released by the State Department.

16 Oct 2017 10:27 AM

US withdraws from UNESCO, accuses body of 'anti-Israel bias'

The head of UNESCO Irina Bokova voiced 'profound regret' over United States withdrawing from the UN body.

12 Oct 2017 7:02 PM

2 dead in knife attack at France train station; assailant shot dead

Local prosecutor Xavier Tarabeux said the knifeman had been shot by soldiers, while the Marseille police urged people to avoid the area.

01 Oct 2017 7:12 PM

France aircraft carrying over 500 people crash-lands in Canada after engine damage

The double-decker wide body aircraft carrying 496 passengers and 24 crew had taken off from Paris bound for Los Angeles.

01 Oct 2017 11:54 AM

France: Man avoids rape charge after prosecutor says 11-year-old 'consented'

The defendant said he thought the girl, with whom he had interacted twice before, was above the age of consent.

28 Sep 2017 4:17 PM