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As Chinese assertion grows, France plans aircraft carrier in Indian Ocean

France, Australia and India had a responsibility to protect the region from 'hegemony' -- a veiled reference to Beijing's growing might.

20 Oct 2018 1:19 PM

Kim Jong Un sincere about denuclearisation, should be rewarded: S Korea

Moon said Kim was 'sincere, calm and polite' and 'felt frustrated by the international community's continuing mistrust'.

15 Oct 2018 12:16 PM

Reliance has 10 pc offset in Rafale, in talks with 100 firms: Dassault CEO

'We're in talks with about 100 Indian firms, including around 30 with which we've already confirmed partnerships,' Dassault CEO said.

12 Oct 2018 10:32 AM

France: Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over IS tweets

Le Pen had shared pictures of atrocities committed by IS in December 2015, soon after IS jihadists killed 130 people in attacks in Paris.

21 Sep 2018 3:58 PM

France investigates Paris knife attack, terror motive not suspected so far

The official said Monday that the Paris attacker, who was arrested, is believed to be an Afghan national.

10 Sep 2018 2:46 PM

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UK tourists among 7 injured in Paris knife attack, say police

A source close to the inquiry said the suspect, believed to be an Afghan national, has been arrested.

10 Sep 2018 8:20 AM

Jihadist leader killed in Mali French airstrike: Army

It is led by Adnan Abu Walid Sahrawi who was formerly a member of the Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) group.

28 Aug 2018 12:46 PM

ISIS claims knife attack near Paris that kills 2

The man was later shot and killed by police, a local government official said.

23 Aug 2018 3:14 PM

Hackers target smartphones to mine cryptocurrencies

Mining is basically the process of helping verify and process transactions in a given virtual currency.

22 Aug 2018 2:52 PM

Austrian man found with 80 birds in hand luggage at Paris airport, held

The Austrian collector, who is already facing court action in Germany, claimed to be passionate about birds.

03 Aug 2018 2:12 PM

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'Blood moon' dazzles skygazers in century's longest eclipse

Widespread monsoon rainstorms and thick clouds hid the moon across much of India, which should have had a prime view.

28 Jul 2018 10:28 AM

French convict pulls off spectacular jailbreak via helicopter

The escape came after appeals court sentenced him to 25 yrs for masterminding May 2010 botched armed robbery which killed policewoman.

01 Jul 2018 7:33 PM

Europe will strike back if Trump imposes new tariffs on EU goods: France

EU tariffs applied to items from blue jeans to bourbon designed to hit industries active in Trump's Republican Party dominated states

26 Jun 2018 11:44 AM

Electrical fault shuts Channel tunnel between France and Britain

No trains were stuck in the tunnel, officials said.

24 Jun 2018 6:23 PM

Clothing brand Benetton condemned for using rescued migrants in adverts

Benetton published 2 photographs on Twitter featuring migrants, 1 credited to SOS Mediterannee, another to Italian news agency ANSA.

20 Jun 2018 3:54 PM

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India, France to shape strong development partnership, says Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj arrived in France on 2nd leg of 4-nation tour, held discussion with French Prez over understandings reached during his India visit

19 Jun 2018 1:10 PM

Woman shouting 'Allahu Akbar' slashes 2 with blade in supermarket in France

The 24-yr-old assailant was overpowered by a customer, two supermarket employees and was taken into custody.

18 Jun 2018 12:54 PM

Paris hostages freed after four-hour standoff, suspect arrested

The hostage situation began around 4pm on Tuesday in the ground-floor office of a crowded Parisian neighbourhood.

13 Jun 2018 2:25 PM

French Open: Serena Williams pulls out of 4th round clash vs Maria Sharapova

Williams' voice quivered as she said she can't serve because of a problem with her tight pectoral muscle.

04 Jun 2018 7:23 PM

Saudi threatens to strike Qatar if it bought Russian long-range missiles

Qatar and Russia signed an agreement on military and technical cooperation in 2017.

03 Jun 2018 8:43 AM

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