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France tells Trump to stop interfering in its politics

France tells Trump to stop interfering in its politics

The French government on Sunday urged Donald Trump not to interfere in French politics after the US president posted tweets about the protests rocking the country and attacked the Paris climate agreement.

All eyes on Macron after fresh 'yellow vest' protests hit Paris

All eyes on Macron after fresh 'yellow vest' protests hit Paris

A huge clean-up operation was under way in Paris on Sunday after French ‘yellow vest’ demonstrators clashed with riot police in the latest round of protests against President Emmanuel Macron ...

Nearly 300 detained as Paris braces for 'yellow vest' protests

Nearly 300 detained as Paris braces for 'yellow vest' protests

Paris police detained nearly 300 people Saturday ahead of fresh anti-government ‘yellow vest’ protests which authorities fear could turn violent for a third weekend in a row.

Macron's reformist image battered by 'yellow vest' rebellion

Macron's reformist image battered by 'yellow vest' rebellion

Hailed as a hero in the fight against populism after defeating the far right in elections last year, French President Emmanuel Macron has seen his international reputation take a battering ...

13 charged over sacking of Arc de Triomphe during Paris protests

13 charged over sacking of Arc de Triomphe during Paris protests

Thirteen people were charged on Wednesday over looting and destruction at the Arc de Triomphe monument to France's war dead during violent ‘yellow vest’ protests which rocked Paris last weekend, prosecutors said.

French government preparing to suspend fuel tax increases

French government preparing to suspend fuel tax increases

The French government is preparing to suspend fuel tax increases, a government source said on Tuesday, following violent protests against the measures.

French govt holds crisis talks after 'yellow vest' riots

French govt holds crisis talks after 'yellow vest' riots

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe holds talks with party leaders on Monday as Paris scrambles to forge a response to violence by anti-government protesters that has left hundreds injured ...

‘Qatar-France investment opportunities to build new generation of entrepreneurs’

‘Qatar-France investment opportunities to build new generation of entrepreneurs’

The available investment opportunities in Qatar and France on a wide range of sectors, including those in which several joint agreements have been signed by both the nations ...

France mulls state of emergency after Paris riots, won't change policy

France mulls state of emergency after Paris riots, won't change policy

The French government will consider imposing a state of emergency to prevent a recurrence of France's worst riots in years, but while it is open to dialogue it will not change course, its spokesman said on Sunday.

'Yellow Vest' protests escalate in France

'Yellow Vest' protests escalate in France

French riot police fought running battles with "yellow vest" protesters in the streets of Paris, in a third weekend of nationwide unrest against high living costs ...

French Senate official arrested on charges of spying for North Korea

French Senate official arrested on charges of spying for North Korea

Intelligence agencies have arrested a senior French civil servant who worked at the French Senate on suspicion of passing confidential information to the dictatorial regime of North Korea ...

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France's aggressive measures to tackle food waste, promote healthy lifestyles and adopt eco-farming techniques helped it top a ranking of nations, published on Tuesday, which assesses their food sustainability.