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French police, yellow vests protesters clash in Strasbourg

The "yellow vest" protesters were back on the streets across France two days after the president outlined policy proposals including tax cuts worth around 5 billion euros ($5.58 billion) in response to the protests.

Apr 28, 2019, 07:49 AM IST

Cars torched in attack on French police housing complex

Attackers set fire to vehicles beneath a housing complex for police and their families in a suburb of Grenoble, eastern France, on Thursday.

Oct 26, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

French police shoot attacker outside Notre Dame in Paris

French police shot and injured a man who attacked an officer with a hammer outside Paris's Notre Dame cathedral on Tuesday, while shouting "this is for Syria".

Jun 06, 2017, 23:06 PM IST

Fresh clashes in Paris suburb after police rape claim

Angry French youths clashed with police and burned cars in a Paris suburb, police sources said, amid simmering anger over the alleged rape of a local man during his arrest last week.

Feb 07, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

French cop charged with rape over youth baton assault

A French police officer has been charged with the rape of a youth in a high-rise Paris suburb who was severely injured after allegedly being sodomized with a baton.

Feb 06, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

French police detain chief of separatist group ETA

French police arrested Mikel Irastorza, the leader of the Basque separatist group ETA, in the town of Ascain in the south of France, the Spanish Interior Ministry confirmed on Saturday.

Nov 06, 2016, 04:12 AM IST

French police, migrants clash near Calais camp

French police used tear gas and water cannon to put down violent clashes with migrants and activists who attempted to hold a banned rally beside the squalid "Jungle" camp in Calais on Saturday, regional authorities said.

Oct 02, 2016, 01:39 AM IST

French police arrest two over car with gas cylinders

Continuing investigations into the recovery of an abandoned car in Paris loaded with gas cylinders and diesel cans, the French police have arrested a couple and placed them in custody, local media reported.

Sep 08, 2016, 16:35 PM IST

Paris attacks fugitive Abdeslam`s fingerprints found in Brussels raid flat

Police found fingerprints of Paris attacks fugitive Salah Abdeslam in a Brussels apartment raided this week, officials said Friday as authorities continued searching for two suspects who fled the s

Mar 18, 2016, 21:01 PM IST

One dead, four police officers wounded in Brussels raid over Paris attacks

Belgian and French police launched a vast manhunt for suspects late Tuesday after a Kalashnikov-wielding assailant was killed and four officers were wounded during an anti-terror operation in Brussels linked to the Paris attacks.

Mar 16, 2016, 07:17 AM IST

French police arrest 14 at Calais anti-migrant protest

French police arrested 14 people on Saturday after a far-right group took to the streets for an anti-immigrant rally in the port town of Calais, where thousands of migrants are living in improvised camps.

Mar 12, 2016, 21:08 PM IST

Arabic graffiti found on Easyjet, Vueling planes in France

Three of the jets had been defaced at Lyon airport in eastern France with two others sprayed at the Paris hub of Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle.

Nov 28, 2015, 23:34 PM IST

Paris police release photo of 3rd stadium suicide bomber

French investigators said that the assailant turned up among refugees on the Greek island of Leros on October 3.

Nov 22, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

'Abaaoud linked to 4 of 6 French terror plots this year'

Abdelhamid Abaaoud was considered the mastermind of Friday's attacks in Paris that left 129 dead.

Nov 19, 2015, 20:57 PM IST

Anti-terror raid in Paris: Help me, shouted woman suicide bomber to lure policemen

The woman suicide bomber who blew herself up during a police raid at a Paris apartment on Wednesday shouted "Help me! Help me!" in her final moments, perhaps to lure policemen, media reported.

Nov 19, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of anti-terror raid in Paris

French police on Wednesday conducted anti-terror raids in Paris in which two terror suspects were killed.

Nov 19, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Not all heroes are human: World mourns French police dog killed in Paris raid

French police announced that one of their dogs was killed during a dawn raid in Paris raid.

Nov 19, 2015, 02:46 AM IST

LIVE: Heavy gunfire in north Paris; 13/11 mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud cornered?

AFP quoted police sources as saying that the raid targeted suspected Paris attacks mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud.

Nov 18, 2015, 10:11 AM IST

French police issue photo of unidentified dead suicide bomber

French police on Tuesday released a photograph of one of the suicide bombers who blew himself up outside the national stadium.

Nov 18, 2015, 03:18 AM IST