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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Paris attacks victims to file charges against government

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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". 

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.

French President Francois Hollande arrives in Delhi

On Tuesday, Hollande will attend the Republic Day parade on Rajpath as chief guest.

With warmth in Chandigarh, India, France get down to business

With warmth in Chandigarh, India, France get down to business

Modi pitched for investment in India by French companies, saying India had a lot to offer in terms of skilled workforce and as a market for French products.

Delhi turns into fortress for Republic Day with 50,000 securitymen

Delhi turns into fortress for Republic Day with 50,000 securitymen

The National Security Guard snipers will maintain hawk-eye vigil from high-rise buildings within a two-km radius of Rajpath.

PM Modi, French Prez Hollande visit government museum, gallery in Chandigarh

PM Modi, French Prez Hollande visit government museum, gallery in Chandigarh

On April 10, 1948, the collection was divided. While Pakistan retained 60 percent of the objects, the remaining 40 percent fell in the share of India.