Tag: France

Commander Tomy rescued: President Kovind thanks France, Australia

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday lauded France and Australia for helping in the rescue of Golden Globe…

Rafale deal: France fears damage to ties with India after Hollande’s claims

The French government said that now it fears damage to its relations with India after former French President Francois Hollande…

France selects ‘Memoir of War’ for 91st Oscars

Washington: France has officially selected 'Memoir of War' as its entry for the 'foreign language film' category at 91st Oscars.…

France mulls over imposing ‘halal tax’ on Muslims

Paris: If President Emmanuel Macron accepts the recommendation of a new report, France will adopt a special “halal tax”. It…

Salisbury attack: France, Germany, USA, Canada back UK’s findings

Washington: The leaders of France, Germany, Unites States of America (USA) and Canada expressed "full confidence" in United Kingdom's assessment…

France warns against ‘humanitarian deflagration’ in Syria

Athens: French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned Thursday that there was a danger of a "humanitarian deflagration" in Idlib,…

Iran rejects French call for wider talks

Tehran: Iran rejected France's call for talks on issues beyond the nuclear dossier on Friday, saying it was impossible so…

Iran ‘cannot avoid’ expanded talks on nuclear issue: France

Vienna: Iran "cannot avoid" talks on thorny disagreements with world powers, France's foreign minister warned Thursday, as a report from…

Ankara says Macron ‘far from understands’ Turkey

Ankara: Ankara on Tuesday accused French President Emmanuel Macron of failing to understand Turkey after he played down the chance…

Assad staying in power would be ‘grotesque error’: Macron

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday that a "return to normal" in Syria that left its leader Bashar…

Air France, British Airways to end flights to Tehran

Paris: Air France and British Airways announced Thursday that they will halt flights to Tehran next month, citing low profitability…

Erdogan, Macron vow to foster trade ties: Turkish presidency

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed in a phone call Thursday to foster…

Triple Talaq Bill not tabled in RS, Opp wants clarification on Rafael jet scam

New Delhi: Triple Talaq Bill could not be placed in Rajya Sabha on Friday as the opposition parties refused to…

DBS Bank’s India Technology Development Centre wins Transformation Award

Hyderabad: DBS Bank's technology hub in Hyderabad - DBS Asia Hub 2, has been honoured with the Centre Transformation award…

France bans smartphone use in schools

Paris: In order to curb digital addiction among adolescents, the France government has voted in favour of a ban on…

Russia at UN makes case for Syria reconstruction aid

United Nations: Russia on Friday urged world powers to help Syria's economic recovery and the return of refugees as its…

Indonesia deports French drug smuggler after 18 years

Jakarta: A Frenchman who served 18 years in custody for smuggling drugs into Bali was deported Saturday in a case…

France, Russia to jointly deliver humanitarian aid to Syria

Paris: France and Russia will jointly deliver humanitarian aid to the former Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta, the French…

Obama’s powerful speech on migrant footballers, a veiled attack?

JOHANNESBURG: Former US president Barack Obama on Tuesday singled out the African heritage of many players in France's World Cup-winning…

Baptism at sea for first women to join France’s nuclear subs

Ile Longue: Drinking a bowl of seawater followed by a glass of champagne, four French officers stood out during the…