France

  • France has images of possible missing Malaysian plane debris 23-03-2014 11:40 PM

    Malaysia says France has satellite images of objects that could be from a passenger jet that went missing more than two weeks ago. A statement from the Ministry of Transport said Malaysia had received the images from "French authorities showing potential objects in the vicinity of the southern corridor." ...
  • Strikes on Syria will be limited and won't lead to bigger war: France to India 05-09-2013 08:50 PM

    France's Ambassador Francois Richier met with Senior MEA officials on Tuesday to convince India of the need to launch punitive strikes on Syria. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar, he said the strikes will be limited and will not lead to a bigger war. ...
  • France: At least 6 killed, 22 injured in train crash 13-07-2013 11:43 AM

    In France, at least 6 people have been killed and 22 others injured. The mishap took place when a train carrying around 370 passengers derailed just south of Paris on Friday. The cause of the derailment is still unknown. ...
  • Yuvraj disappointed with Armstrong doping confession 04-02-2013 11:53 PM

    The India batsman said Lance Armstrong will always be his hero but he should not have taken performance enhancing drugs. ...
  • Armstrong admits to doping: Is doping the worst kept secret in sports? 18-01-2013 11:23 PM

    Lance Armstrong, in his interview with Oprah Winfrey acknowledged that he used EPO, testosterone, human growth hormone and blood transfusions in order to win the Tour de France seven times. ...
  • Lance Armstrong: A fallen hero 18-01-2013 10:14 PM

    Lance Armstrong, in his interview with Oprah Winfrey acknowledged that he used EPO, testosterone, human growth hormone and blood transfusions in order to win the Tour de France seven times. ...
  • Lance Armstrong faces heat as the sponsors pull out 23-10-2012 09:51 PM

    After being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles Armstrong has been asked to return the prize money of 4 million US dollar. ...
  • Fall from grace for Lance Armstrong 22-10-2012 10:49 PM

    USADA banned Lance Armstrong for life on Monday on the grounds of doping and asserted that there's no place for cheats like him in cycling. ...
  • Lance Armstrong found guilty of doping, stripped of titles 22-10-2012 07:07 PM

    The International Cycling Union has stripped Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles after the United States Anti-Doping Agency brought out a guilty verdict against the iconic star. ...
  • Brussels Summit: EU meets to end financial crisis 09-12-2011 07:56 AM

    At the two day summit in Brussels, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have called for treaty changes including tighter budgetary rules and deficit caps. ...
  • Financial turmoil: Thousands protest in France, Greece 02-11-2011 11:28 AM

    Ahead of the G20 meet, thousands of protesters took to the streets in France to demonstrate against the global financial turmoil. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 12-09-2011 11:52 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • France: 1 dead, 4 injured at nuclear plant blast 12-09-2011 09:28 PM

    An explosion at Marcoule nuclear plant in France killing one person and injuring four. ...
  • Will Strauss Kahn return to politics? 02-07-2011 07:54 AM

    Ex IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn, following a quick hearing on Friday, was released on his own recognizance. ...
  • Sarkozy wants new IMF Chief from Europe 20-05-2011 08:39 AM

    French President Nicolas Sarkozy has acknowledged that the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn was inevitable. ...
  • IMF chief Kahn gets bail, prosecution upset 20-05-2011 07:49 AM

    International Monetary Fund's head Dominique Strauss-Kahn was given a million dollar bail on Thursday. ...
  • Support pours in for Strauss-Kahn 's wife 19-05-2011 10:03 PM

    Ivan Watson reports of reactions towards ex IMF Chief Strauss-Kahn resignation. ...
  • Kahn's trial has a double impact on France 18-05-2011 09:55 PM

    He was considered a frontrunner candidate for the 2012 French Presidential election. ...
  • Kahn's Presidential campaign to take a hit? 17-05-2011 07:39 AM

    IMF Chief and the man tipped to be France's next president, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, was denied bail after being arrested for sexually assaulting a New York hotel maid. ...
  • Secret Kitchen: Flavours of France 25-04-2011 07:40 AM

    On this week's 'Secret Kitchen' Bikramjit gets you the best food from France. ...
  • Protests after burqa ban in France; 2 arrested 12-04-2011 10:19 AM

    The police arrested two veiled protesters on the first official day of the ban in France. ...
  • World leaders react to Hosni Mubarak's speech 11-02-2011 09:16 AM

    Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak said he would not cave in under pressure from the international community. ...
  • Master painter SH Raza on his India connect 13-01-2011 06:09 PM

    Syed Haider Raza returned to India after spending nearly six decades in France. ...
  • France bans wearing burqa in public places 15-09-2010 10:00 PM

    The upper house of French Parliament has passed a controversial bill that outlaws burqa in public places. ...
  • Should modern societies ban the burqa? 15-07-2010 08:45 AM

    Banning the burqa is gathering momentum in many European countries with France being the latest. ...
  • France to ban women from wearing burqa in public 30-01-2010 11:39 AM

    French President says Muslim garment not welcome in France. ...
  • Focus Special: Festival Bonjour India 03-01-2010 06:40 PM

    It is the France's largest rendezvous with India. ...
  • Watch: No more kissing says French govt 15-09-2009 09:06 AM

    France is taking precautions to avoid the spread of the H1 N1 virus. ...
  • Best man won, Armstrong says of Tour de France rival 28-07-2009 04:09 PM

    After winning 2009 Tour de France, Contador had slammed Armstrong. ...
  • Air France crash investigators begin analysis 10-06-2009 11:32 PM

    Experts look at recovered bodies and debris for clues about crash. ...