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Infographic: France’s protests -- timeline...

Infographic: France’s protests -- timeline...

World

Fri, Jan 11 2019

Two politicians including an ex-minister have left France’s mainstream centre-right Les Republicains...

France announces 'action plan' to counter...

France announces 'action plan' to counter...

Europe

Sat, Jan 5 2019

An increase in crossings by asylum-seekers, mostly Iranians, has led Home Secretary Sajid Javid to declare...

France, Britain agree action plan on...

France, Britain agree action plan on...

Europe

Mon, Dec 31 2018

More than 200 migrants have arrived on the Kent coast in small craft in the past two months

Turnout falters but France's 'yellow...

Turnout falters but France's 'yellow...

Europe

Sun, Dec 30 2018

In Paris, where protests turned violent in early December, police said by early evening that they had...

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...

French yellow vest protesters to march...

French yellow vest protesters to march...

Europe

Sat, Dec 22 2018

The Versailles chateau and gardens, a symbol of French state power and one of Europe's top tourist...

France says Islamic State not defeated,...

France says Islamic State not defeated,...

Europe

Thu, Dec 20 2018

France has about 1,100 troops as part of its Chammal operation against Islamic State

French 'yellow vests' protest in their...

French 'yellow vests' protest in their...

Europe

Sun, Dec 16 2018

On Friday, President Macron called for a return to calm in France after nearly a month of protests by...

Main suspect in Strasbourg attack killed...

Main suspect in Strasbourg attack killed...

Europe

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Cherif Chekatt, 29, was killed in the Neudorf/Meinau area of the city shortly after a big police operation...

Infographic: Strasbourg terror suspect...

Infographic: Strasbourg terror suspect...

Europe

Thu, Dec 13 2018

A massive manhunt is under way for a gunman who killed three people and wounded a dozen others at a Christmas...

Gunman kills 3 in French Christmas...

Gunman kills 3 in French Christmas...

Europe

Wed, Dec 12 2018

Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said the gunman exchanged shots with security forces twice as he...

'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,...

Macron to meet unions, address nation...

Macron to meet unions, address nation...

World

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The president will speak to the French people at 8:00 pm (1900 GMT), his Elysee office announced

France's 'yellow vests' clash with police...

France's 'yellow vests' clash with police...

Europe

Sun, Dec 9 2018

Police used tear gas, water cannon and horses to charge protesters on roads fanning out from the Champs...

Infographic: Macron U-turn fails to...

Infographic: Macron U-turn fails to...

Europe

Thu, Dec 6 2018

A day after Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced a suspension of planned fuel tax hikes that kicked...

Germany, France 'in fresh push for EU...

Germany, France 'in fresh push for EU...

Business

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The proposed tax would be similar to the system currently used in France, which levies a tax on stock...

France's Macron hunts for way out of...

France's Macron hunts for way out of...

Europe

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The 'yellow vest' movement, whose supporters cut across age, job profile and geographical region,...

UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize...

UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize...

World

Thu, Nov 29 2018

Britain, along with France, is one of Europe’s biggest military powers and hoped that security...

A form of secession

A form of secession

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Nov 28 2018

Is Europe is trouble?

Thousands protest in 'feminist tidal...

Thousands protest in 'feminist tidal...

Europe

Sun, Nov 25 2018

Demonstrations across France drew around 50,000 people in all

French police fire tear gas at fuel...

French police fire tear gas at fuel...

Europe

Sat, Nov 24 2018

Several hundred protesters had converged on the Champs Elysees where they faced police sent to prevent...