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Man in custody over alleged links to Nice knife attacker: judicial source

Man in custody over alleged links to Nice knife attacker: judicial source

A 47-year-old man has been taken into custody on suspicion of having been in contact with the perpetrator of Thursday's deadly knife attack in Nice, a judicial source said.

 Qatar ambassador opens 2022 World Cup exhibition in Nice

Qatar ambassador opens 2022 World Cup exhibition in Nice

Qatar's ambassador to France Sheikh Ali bin Jassim al-Thani and the Mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, have inaugurated an exhibition of the models of the eight world-class stadiums dedicated to hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup matches, at the National Sports Museum in Nice, as part of the activities.

Who gets the ventilator? British doctors contemplate harrowing coronavirus care choices

Who gets the ventilator? British doctors contemplate harrowing coronavirus care choices

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing senior doctors in Britain's National Health Service to contemplate the unthinkable: how to ration access to critical care beds and ventilators should resources fall short.

French pizzeria crash driver 'under influence of medication'

French pizzeria crash driver 'under influence of medication'

The driver who rammed his car into a pizzeria near Paris, killing a girl and injuring 13 people, had consumed large quantities of medication before setting off, a legal source told AFP on Tuesday.

Qatar Airways launches direct service to Nice

Qatar Airways launches direct service to Nice

Qatar Airways has announced the launch of a direct service between Doha and Nice, the airline’s second destination in France. Qatar Airways flight QR53 departed Hamad International Airport at 7.45am on Tuesday and arrived at Nice Cote d'Azur International Airport at 1.15pm.

Trump vows to wipe out 'terrorists'

Trump vows to wipe out 'terrorists'

President-elect Donald Trump vowed on Monday, a month before he takes office, to wipe "terrorists" off the face of the Earth, after a series of high-profile attacks in Germany, Turkey and Switzerland.

Three more charged over Nice truck attack

Three more charged over Nice truck attack

A French anti-terrorist judge has charged three more men suspected of helping to arm the Islamist radical who crushed 86 people to death with a truck in Nice, a judicial source said Saturday.

France's top court suspends burkini ban

France's top court suspends burkini ban

France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town after it was challenged by rights groups.

Priest's throat slit in French church hostage-taking

Priest's throat slit in French church hostage-taking

Two assailants slit the throat of an 84-year-old priest at a church in northern France on Tuesday in a hostage-taking drama that has shocked the country.

Syrian refugee arrested after killing woman with machete in Germany

Syrian refugee arrested after killing woman with machete in Germany

A 21-year-old Syrian refugee killed a woman with a machete and injured two other people on Sunday before being arrested in the southern German city of Reutlingen, a police spokesman said.

French truck killer had 'support and accomplices': prosecutor

French truck killer had 'support and accomplices': prosecutor

French truck killer Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel was helped to prepare his Bastille Day attack by five suspects who are now in custody, prosecutor Francois Molins said on Thursday.

Hollande 'open' to six-month extension of French emergency

Hollande 'open' to six-month extension of French emergency

President Francois Hollande said he was willing to extend France's state of emergency for another six months following the Bastille Day massacre, as lawmakers prepared to debate the country's tough security laws.