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France

Paris: Indian diamond traders lose gems worth USD 370,000 to robbers

The robbery took place in the central Ninth Arrondissement of Paris, which is home to a number of diamond trading businesses.

03 Mar 2018 4:48 PM

Over 50 dead, flights cancelled as deadly blizzards lash Europe

The snowstorms, unusual for much of Europe at this time of year, left roads blocked, thousands of drivers stranded and schools shut.

02 Mar 2018 10:31 AM

French man admits of raping, sexually assaulting ‘around 40’ women since 90s

'The accused estimates the number of victims at around forty,' Jean-Philippe Vicentini, prosecutor in nearby Valenciennes said.

01 Mar 2018 12:43 PM

Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan charged with rape of 2 women in France

The accused is a Swiss citizen whose grandfather founded Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood movement.

03 Feb 2018 9:08 AM

Paris on flood alert as River Siene keeps rising, thousands evacuated

In the city centre, the Seine flows through a deep channel, limiting the potential flooding damage.

29 Jan 2018 7:19 PM

French lawmakers banned from wearing religious symbols in parliament

However, lawmakers will be allowed to deviate from the new dress rules if they can justify their appearance as traditional clothing.

25 Jan 2018 8:25 PM

Hijab model Amena Khan pulls out of L’Oreal campaign over anti-Israel tweets

The French cosmetics giant last week selected her to be the first woman in a hijab for a mainstream shampoo campaign.

23 Jan 2018 2:38 PM

France: ‘Black widow of Riviera’ jailed for 22 yrs for poisoning 4 men; 2 dead

Attorney General Annie Brunet-Fuster described Dagorn as 'not psychotic but psychopathic'.

19 Jan 2018 11:15 AM

World food prices up 8.2 per cent in 2017: United Nations

Monthly change in international prices of a basket of food commodities, stood at 169.8 points, down 3.3 pc.

12 Jan 2018 1:42 PM

Prez assad's crimes should not go unnoticed once ISIS is defeated: Emmanuel Macron

Macron said Trump's failure to respect the climate deal's benefits for his country were both mistakes.

18 Dec 2017 4:07 PM