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France

Algerian Muslim woman denied French citizenship over handshake

The government said her behaviour showed she was 'not assimilated into the French community'.

20 Apr 2018 10:54 AM

Getting used to my new identity: Jerome Hamon, ‘the man with three faces’

Hamon suffers from neurofibromatosis type 1, a genetic mutation which causes severely disfiguring tumours and related complications.

17 Apr 2018 2:45 PM

Red hot chilli pepper: Man develops brain disorder after eating Carolina Reaper

The Carolina Reaper is a cross between Sweet Habanero and Naga Viper chillies and is known to be the hottest pepper on Earth.

10 Apr 2018 11:56 AM

Joy ride goes wrong: Frenchman dies as fairground carousel collapses

The collapse resulted in the pods hurtling to the ground and the occupants being thrown out.

01 Apr 2018 6:21 PM

Kate Middleton’s close relative David Mathews charged for raping niece

David Matthews was taken into custody for questioning last Tuesday by investigators with France's Brigade for the Protection of Minors.

31 Mar 2018 4:41 PM

Police kill suspected jihadist in France shooting spree

A witness reported he shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ before going into the premises.

23 Mar 2018 7:21 PM

ISIS gunman holds 8 hostages in France’s supermarket

The local prefecture confirmed the hostage-taking at the Super U supermarket but did not confirm the Islamic State allegiance.

23 Mar 2018 5:23 PM

Ex-French Prez Sarkozy in custody over illicit campaign funding probe

Sarkozy, who served as president from 2007 to 2012, has always denied receiving any illicit campaign funding.

20 Mar 2018 4:21 PM

Modi expected to be ‘much more welcoming’ to Macron than Trudeau

Macron will ‘spend a lot of time with Narendra Modi,’ a source in the French presidency said.

08 Mar 2018 1:07 PM

France to set 15 as legal age of sexual consent after public outcry

The new age limit, part of a package of laws aimed at curbing sexual violence and sexism, is to be approved by the govt in the coming weeks.

06 Mar 2018 12:58 PM