FRENCH CONSULATE

  • 'France exploring investment opportunities in Jharkhand' February 10, 2014

    The French Consul General in Kolkata, Fabrice Etienne was on a factfinding mission to explore opportunities for investment in mineralrich Jharkhand. Etienne, who interacted with members of Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), Jharkhand council, headed by its Chairman, SK Behra on Monday, will visit the state capital Ranchi, to meet the...
  • Police get DNA test report of French diplomat July 6, 2012

    Bangalore: The DNA test report of a French diplomat, arrested on the charge of raping his fouryearold daughter, was received by the police in Bangalore on Friday. "We have received the DNA test report of Mazurier this evening. Some contents (findings) in the report are negative and some others positive, Hence...
  • French diplomat sent to 14 days judicial custody June 19, 2012

    Bangalore: French diplomat Pascal Mazurier was on Tuesday arrested on the charge of raping his threeandahalfyearold daughter and remanded in 14 days judicial custody by a court. The arrest came amid public outrage a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs informed city police that Mazurier did not enjoy diplomatic immunity...
  • B'lore: Police seize passport of French envoy June 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Tuesday seized the passport of the French diplomat, who has been accused by his Indian wife of raping their threeandahalfyearold daughter. The abuse began in 2010, claimed the diplomat's wife, when their daughter was a mere toddler aged one. Pascal Mazurier was arrested on Tuesday morning...
  • I demand that justice be served: French diplomat's wife June 19, 2012

    French Embassy official Pascal Mazurier's Indian wife accused him of raping their threeandahalfyearold daughter in Bangalore last week. ...
  • B'lore: Rape accused French envoy arrested June 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The French diplomat accused of raping his threeandahalfyearold daughter was arrested on Tuesday morning. The arrest came after the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) confirmed that Pascal Mazurier did not enjoy any diplomatic immunity, and that the Bangalore police could arrest him. The accused has now been taken for a...
  • B'lore: French diplomat likely to be arrested soon June 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The French diplomat accused of raping his threeandahalfyearold daughter now faces arrest. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has confirmed that the diplomat does not enjoy any immunity, thus clearing the way for his arrest. The French Consulate too came out with a statement on Monday saying, "A complaint has...
  • Bangalore rape: Activists protest at French consulate June 18, 2012

    Bangalore: Child Welfare activists in Bangalore on Monday protested outside the French consulate demanding the arrest of an embassy official for the alleged rape of his 3yearold daughter. Sources say that as the official holds a service passport and not a diplomatic passport, he doesn't enjoy diplomatic immunity. This means...
  • France refuses to interfere in B'lore rape case June 18, 2012

    Bangalore: France on Monday refused to interfere in a rape case involving an official of its consulate in Bangalore, saying Indian law will take its own course as the accused does not enjoy diplomatic immunity. French government sources said in Delhi that Indian law will take its course as the accused...
  • Mumbai: French national commits suicide March 19, 2012

    Mumbai: A 33yearold French national, working in her country's consulate in Mumbai, allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence in suburban Bandra on Monday, police said. The deceased, identified as Svonha Kusya (33), who was said to be in depression, was found hanging to a ceiling fan with a...