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French national held for trying to cross over to Nepal illegally

A 45-year-old French national was arrested here while trying to cross over to Nepal allegedly without proper travel documents, a senior official said.

Nov 23, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

French national in Shanghai attacked in knife assault: Consulate

France's consulate in Shanghai said on Friday that a French national was "violently" assaulted in the city with a knife this week and urged the French community in China to be vigilant. 

Mar 31, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Dutch police arrest French national suspected of planning attack

The Netherlands was already on heightened alert after Tuesday's airport and metro attacks in Brussels, with security stepped up at airports and train stations and border controls tightened.

Mar 28, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

Gunmen hold 170 hostage at Mali hotel, three killed

The Radisson Blu hotel chain said two armed men locked in 140 guests and 30 employees, CNN reported.

Nov 20, 2015, 17:28 PM IST

IS-linked group threatens to kill French hostage in Algeria

An Algerian group linked to Islamic State jihadists on Monday claimed the kidnapping of a French national and threatened to kill the hostage within 24 hours unless Paris halts air strikes on the IS in Iraq.

Sep 23, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

French national of SL origin arrested under passport act

A French national of Sri Lankan origin was arrested under the passport act at Arichal Munai at nearby Dhanuskodi on Tuesday, police said.

Aug 19, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

French national arrested with drugs in Goa

A French national was arrested on Thursday for possessing LSD and MDMA, synthetic drugs also known as acid and ecstasy, said police.

Mar 20, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

French national sentenced to 10 years in jail

A French national with alleged links with Babbar Khalsa International terror outfit was awarded ten years imprisonment by a Sessions Court here on Thursday for possessing arms and explosive material in a two-year-old case.

Dec 19, 2013, 21:08 PM IST

Nigerian militant group claims kidnap of Frenchman

A new radical Islamist group, Ansaru has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of a Frenchman in northern Nigeria.

Dec 24, 2012, 09:20 AM IST

French national chargesheeted for drug peddling

A French national has been chargesheeted by Delhi Police for allegedly exporting narcotic substances to foreign countries through courier from here.

Dec 07, 2012, 19:08 PM IST

French national arrested with party drug Ketamine

A 31-year-old French national was arrested here for allegedly being in possession of eight kgs of party drug `Ketamine` worth around Rs 80 lakh, police said on Thursday.

Sep 06, 2012, 19:24 PM IST