French President Francois Hollande

France's Hollande promises 'response' to Macron election hack

France's Hollande promises 'response' to Macron election hack

"We knew that there were these risks during the presidential campaign because it happened elsewhere. Nothing will go without a response," he told AFP.

May 07, 2017, 00:32 AM IST

Francois Hollande hits backs at Donald Trump over Paris criticism

French President Francois Hollande on Saturday hits back at Donald Trump after the US president criticised France in a veiled attack on its immigration policies and those of its European allies.

Feb 25, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Europe must have 'firm' response to Trump: Hollande

Europe must have 'firm' response to Trump: Hollande

"When there are statements from the US president about Europe and when he talks about Brexit being the model for other countries, I think we should respond," he told reporters in Lisbon.

Jan 28, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Hollande says Trump rule poses 'challenges' for Europe

Hollande says Trump rule poses 'challenges' for Europe

"Let's speak very frankly, there are challenges, there are the challenges the US administration poses to our trade rules," Hollande said in Berlin.

Jan 27, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
After Trump and Brexit, French voting hard to call

After Trump and Brexit, French voting hard to call

Socialist Hollande is weighing whether to make an apparently suicidal run for a second term as president next year in the face of polls that show him unlikely to even reach double figures if he goes ahead as a candidate.

Nov 22, 2016, 00:13 AM IST
Clinton distantly related to French president, claims book

Clinton distantly related to French president, claims book

Clinton also shares genes with entertainers Madonna and Celine Dion and actress Angelina Jolie, Beaucarnot writes.

Nov 06, 2016, 22:47 PM IST

France's Hollande would face wipeout in vote: Survey

French President Francois Hollande would be crushed if he stood for re-election next year, according to a new opinion poll.

Sep 07, 2016, 06:13 AM IST
Theresa May takes first step to Brexit ahead of Merkel talks

Theresa May takes first step to Brexit ahead of Merkel talks

Prime Minister Theresa May took the first step towards Brexit on Wednesday by relinquishing Britain`s presidency of the European Council, ahead of her first meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Jul 20, 2016, 16:26 PM IST
Hollande calls up reservists to boost security

Hollande calls up reservists to boost security

French President Francois Hollande said Friday he had called on reservists to boost the ranks of police and gendarmes after an attack in Nice killed 77 people.

Jul 15, 2016, 09:53 AM IST
France will strengthen role in Iraq and Syria: Francois Hollande

France will strengthen role in Iraq and Syria: Francois Hollande

Francois Hollande vowed to strengthen his country`s role in the fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.

Jul 15, 2016, 09:47 AM IST

Paris attacks victims to file charges against government

The victims of the Paris attacks last year, intended to file charges against the French government.

Jul 13, 2016, 10:40 AM IST
NATO chief says `we stand together` on Russia

NATO chief says `we stand together` on Russia

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg that the alliance`s leaders had agreed to maintain a united policy of deterrence.

Jul 09, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

North Korea 'will be punished', says France

The Security Council unanimously backed a US-drafted statement that demanded North Korea "refrain from further actions, including nuclear tests," which are in violation of UN resolutions.

Jun 03, 2016, 23:46 PM IST

Law ministry cautions Centre against terms of Rafale deal

The Law Ministry has cautioned the government that certain clauses in the draft inter- governmental agreement, including the one on material breach, signed for the purchase of 36 French Rafale fighter aircraft are not in India's interest.

Mar 14, 2016, 19:52 PM IST
Iconic Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

Iconic Stade de France reopens for first time since Paris attacks

Hollande had been rushed out of the stadium during an football match on November 13, when Islamic State attacks killed 130 in the French capital.

Feb 06, 2016, 23:04 PM IST

French President Francois Hollande departs from India

Sixteen other agreements were signed between the two countries after an India-France Business Summit held in Chandigarh on Sunday.

Jan 26, 2016, 22:26 PM IST

PM, Hollande lay foundation stone for ISA HQs in Gurgaon

Speaking at the event here, Hollande said France wants to build the Post-Paris Agreement world with India, as he called the ISA as "India's gift" to the world in combating climate change.

Jan 25, 2016, 23:18 PM IST

Modi, Hollande take Metro to Gurgaon

The "eco-friendly" ride on Metro's Line 2 (Yellow Line), Modi said, was meant to send out a message on ways to fight global warming.

Jan 25, 2016, 23:03 PM IST

India, France to work towards implementation of CoP21 goals

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated French President Francois Hollande for his "sustained" diplomatic efforts that paved way for adoption of the Paris agreement which was based on the principle of "climate justice". 

Jan 25, 2016, 22:37 PM IST

France, India to strengthen counter-terror cooperation

President Hollande said he and PM Modi agreed to step up cooperation on counter-terrorism after deadly attacks on Paris.

Jan 25, 2016, 19:47 PM IST