• Friday, Apr 19, 2019
  • Last Update : 02:15 am
Report: Classified note confirms French...

Report: Classified note confirms French...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 15 2019

Under pressure for years by rights groups over the sales, the Paris government has always insisted that...

Nobel winner Satyarthi warns of media...

Nobel winner Satyarthi warns of media...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Discussing the crisis, Satyarthi expressed relief that the worst confrontation between the countries...

Nations, airlines grounding Boeing's...

Nations, airlines grounding Boeing's...

Africa

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Several individual airlines have grounded their B-737 MAX 8 aircraft but many others are continuing to...

Thousands demonstrate in Paris following...

Thousands demonstrate in Paris following...

Europe

Wed, Feb 20 2019

Eighteen political parties urged citizens to attend the protests, with Prime Minister Edouard Philippe...

Report: Radical rethink needed to tackle...

Report: Radical rethink needed to tackle...

World

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing...

Facebook to tighten political ad rules...

Facebook to tighten political ad rules...

World

Wed, Jan 16 2019

In the US, Britain and Brazil political advertisers must confirm their identity and location before they...

EU competition commissioner says second...

EU competition commissioner says second...

Europe

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Vestager served as Denmark's minister for the economy and interior affairs before being named for...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

Africa

Sun, Dec 30 2018

Tongo Tongo was the site of an ambush on October 4, 2017 where jihadists killed five Nigerien and four...

Paris New Year's Eve bash is on despite...

Paris New Year's Eve bash is on despite...

Europe

Thu, Dec 27 2018

On Facebook 7,400 people are listed as planning to attend what it calls a 'festive and non-violent...

RSF: Hatred stirred by leaders blamed...

RSF: Hatred stirred by leaders blamed...

Europe

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Eighty journalists have been killed worldwide so far this year -- most notably the Saudi columnist Jamal...

'Moment of truth' for Macron as protests...

'Moment of truth' for Macron as protests...

World

Mon, Dec 10 2018

Macron is facing a 'moment of truth,' the Parisien newspaper said in its leading headline Monday,...

How World War I shaped the 20th century...

How World War I shaped the 20th century...

World

Sun, Nov 11 2018

The 'war to end all wars' turned out to be the opposite

Charities: 14 million on brink of famine...

Charities: 14 million on brink of famine...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 8 2018

The most impoverished country in the Arab world, Yemen has been gripped by war since 2015

Doctors warn of global C-section...

Doctors warn of global C-section...

World

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Women each year may be putting themselves and their babies at unnecessary risk by undergoing C-sections...

Can Saudi Arabia be considered...

Can Saudi Arabia be considered...

World

Thu, Oct 11 2018

On a visit to the west African country of Burkina Faso last year, Macron appealed to Africans to resist...

Forest fires, barbecue bans: Heatwave...

Forest fires, barbecue bans: Heatwave...

Europe

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Swathes of France have been sweltering under a heatwave, with temperatures as high as 37°C in Paris...

Study: Democracy in decline around the...

Study: Democracy in decline around the...

World

Sat, Jun 23 2018

The study is based on the latest update of the Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) dataset

Scientists: Earth's intact forests vanishing...

Scientists: Earth's intact forests vanishing...

Environment

Thu, Jun 21 2018

As of January 2017, there were about 11.6 million sqkm of forests worldwide that still fit these criteria....

France on G7: 'Fits of anger' cannot...

France on G7: 'Fits of anger' cannot...

Europe

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Minutes after the publication of a joint communique that was approved by Trump and other G7 leaders,...

Saudi warns of military action if Qatar...

Saudi warns of military action if Qatar...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 2 2018

Saudi Arabia has threatened military action against Qatar if it goes ahead and acquires

Police clear Paris camp as migrant debate...

Police clear Paris camp as migrant debate...

Europe

Wed, May 30 2018

The operation came just days after a young Malian was honoured with fast-track citizenship following...