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From Barca with love: Paris Saint-Germain shell out record Euro 222 mn transfer fee for Neymar

The 25-year-old Brazilian earlier broke his contract with Barcelona by paying a 222 million-euro ($264 million,201 million) buyout clause.

04 Aug 2017 8:58 AM

France: Man holding 9-month-old baby in arms hit by airport worker

Arkwright, who published the photo on the Twitter account, said the young British father, probably, in his late 20s.

01 Aug 2017 9:27 PM

Renault drives on to record sales in first half

Renault lifted its market share by 0.3 per cent to 4.1 per cent.

17 Jul 2017 2:27 PM

Protesters in Paris rally against Israeli PM Netanyahu's visit

The Union of French Jews for Peace (UJFP) described the decision to invite Netanyahu as 'shocking' and 'unacceptable'.

16 Jul 2017 9:12 AM

Trump and Macron attends Bastille Day celebration in Paris

President Donald Trump watched as various French military units marched by during the Bastille Day parade.

14 Jul 2017 6:58 PM

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Donald Trump wants Mexico border wall with ‘solar panels’, ‘openings’

The US President said that the wall could be made of steel and have openings to see what's on the other side.

14 Jul 2017 4:24 PM

Donald Trump willing to invite Putin to White House ‘at the right time’

Trump said he was willing to engage the Russian leader despite controversy over the country's involvement in the 2016 US election.

14 Jul 2017 9:22 AM

Weeks after US quits Paris pact, Trump hints at changing stand on accord

Earlier on Thursday, French President Macron said he had a ‘strong disagreement about the climate’ deal with Trump.

14 Jul 2017 8:40 AM

Donald Trump arrives in Paris for Bastille Day amidst Russia probe

Trump and his host, French President Emmanuel Macron, will watch troops parade down the Champs-Elysees.

13 Jul 2017 4:29 PM

Trillion-tonne iceberg in Antarctica snaps, say scientists

The massive ice cube, larger than the US state of Delaware, has a volume twice that of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes.

12 Jul 2017 4:37 PM

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France have to shut up third of country's nuclear reactors

France has 58 nuclear reactors operated by state-owned EDF, which produces some of the lowest-cost electricity in Europe. 

10 Jul 2017 4:48 PM

French PM Philippe vows to bring down budget deficit, not raise taxes

Philippe said by choosing Macron, French voters showed they "are attached to the European Union and the euro.

05 Jul 2017 12:02 PM

Man arrested, charged for plotting French President Macron’s assassination

A source close to the investigation said that the accused also wanted to attack ‘Muslims, Jews, blacks, homosexuals’.

03 Jul 2017 4:21 PM

Shooting outside France mosque injures 8

The police officials, however, have ruled out a terrorist motive and suggested it could have been a revenge attack or related to a quarrel.

03 Jul 2017 10:24 AM

20 nations around the world legalise same-sex marriage

On the African continent, where around 30 countries ban homosexuality, only in South Africa can gays legally marry and adopt children.

30 Jun 2017 5:40 PM

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Driver arrested for trying to hit mosque in France; no injuries

The incident happened as French religious sites and other public places are under high security after many Islamic extremist attacks.

30 Jun 2017 10:19 AM

Trump, Macron pledge 'joint response' if Syria launches chemical attack

In August 2013, a chemical attack near Damascus brought France and the US to the brink of a joint military intervention in Syria.

28 Jun 2017 11:12 AM

Congo president Denis Sassou Nguesso's kin charged with corruption in France

In March, the nephew of the Congo-Brazzaville president, Wilfrid Nguesso, was placed under investigation on the same counts.

26 Jun 2017 2:43 PM

As part of reshuffle, Macron inducts new faces to Cabinet after losing 4 ministers

Center-right Prime Minister Edouard Philippe remains at the head of the French government.

22 Jun 2017 9:25 AM

Key Macron ally says he is quitting French government

MoDem is facing allegations it used European parliamentary funds to pay assistants actually based in France.

21 Jun 2017 12:38 PM

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