Tag: France

Xi to visit Italy, Monaco, France

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a three-nation (Italy, Monaco and France) tour from March 21 to 26,…

India welcomes France’s freeze of JeM chief’s assets

New Delhi: India on Friday welcomed France's decision to freeze the assets of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar. "We welcome…

France sanctions JeM chief Masood Azhar, freezes his assets

Paris: France has decided to sanction Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed's Chief Masood Azhar "at the national level", hereby freezing his…

Italy’s recovery bigger than high-speed rail link to France: PM

Rome: Propelling Italy out of its third economic recession in a decade is "a bigger problem" than the planned euro…

French envoy hosts the second batch of Club Young Leaders India-France

New Delhi: The Ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler on Wednesday hosted the second batch of the Club Young…

Iran, France to swap ambassadors after strained ties

Tehran:Iran and France are set to exchange ambassadors, officials said on Wednesday, after months of tensions including over an alleged…

Xi to embark on three-nation visit including US

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to visit the United States, France and Italy later this month to ease…

France takes charge of UNSC, says multilateralism ‘necessary to tackle global challenges’

New Delhi: With France taking over the Presidency of United Nations Security Council on Friday, French Ambassador to India Alexandre…

High-speed train link to France will happen, says Italian Deputy PM

Rome: Construction of a controversial high-speed train tunnel linking Italy and France will go ahead once the 8.6 billion euro…

France advises travelers against visiting J-K and Pakistan border areas

New Delhi: France on Wednesday issued a travel advisory for its citizens travelling in India warning them against travelling in…

Swara Bhasker’s ‘Rasbhari’ heads to fest in France

Mumbai: Actress Swara Bhasker's "Rasbhari" will be competing at the Series Mania International Festival in France. Produced by Tanveer Bookwala,…

Iran releases French national arrested for illegal entry

Tehran: Iran has released a French citizen arrested for entering the country illegally, official news agency IRNA reported on Sunday.…

Trump threatens to release ISIS prisoners; here’s how European countries respond

Washington: Responding to US president Donald Trump’s threat that Washington will be forced to release ISIS prisoners if their respective…

France envoy rejects corruption charges in Rafale deal, says aircraft will arrive in 6 months

Bengaluru: Ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler on Wednesday rejected charges of corruption in the multi-billion USD Rafale jet…

Modi ran parallel negotiation with France for Rafale: Rahul

New Delhi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being directly involved in the Rafale fighter jet deal with France, Congress…

Turkey condemns Macron plan for national day marking ‘Armenian genocide’

Ankara:Turkey on Wednesday hit out at President Emmanuel Macron's announcement that France would make April 24 a "national day of…

Seven dead in Paris building blaze: fire service

Paris:Seven people died and another was seriously injured in a fire which ripped through a building in a wealthy Paris…

UK, Spain, France recognise Guaido as Venezuela’s interim President

London: The United Kingdom along with other European nations, including Spain, France and Sweden, have recognised Venezuela's opposition leader Juan…

‘Announce elections by Sunday’: France issues ultimatum to Maduro

Paris: France issued an ultimatum to embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, stating that it would recognise opposition leader Juan Guaido…

Iran accuses France of ‘destabilising’ region

Tehran: Iran has accused France of being a destabilising force in the region after its foreign minister threatened new sanctions…