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India receives first batch of Rafale fighter Jets from France

NEW DELHI : India on Monday received the first batch of five Rafale fighter jets from France in a boost to its military firepower. The...

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, his government resign

France’s prime minister, Edouard Philippe, on Friday handed President Emmanuel Macron his resignation and that of his government, and they were accepted, said a statement by Elysee Palace.

Mosque shooting in France leaves 2 injured

An 84-year-old man has been arrested after he shot and wounded two people at a mosque in the southern French city of Bayonne on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting a France local media.

Scorpene Submarine investigation going well, says French Envoy

KUALA LUMPUR -- Investigations into the controversial Scorpene submarines purchase are going well with both the judiciary authorities of Malaysia and France handling the matter, said French...

Ambitious Macron’s win only the beginning of ‘immense’ task ahead

Paris – "France has won," declared Emmanuel Macron on Sunday evening, after voters handed him victory in the country's presidential election, but he is...

Steady turnout as France decides between Macron and Le Pen

Paris  - Turnout in the decisive second round of France's presidential election was stable by midday (1000 GMT) Sunday as voters went to the...

France says it foiled a terror attack planned for election campaign

Paris - French police have foiled a terrorist attack planned for the days before Sunday's first round of voting in the presidential election,...

Man shot dead at Paris airport after taking weapon from soldier

Paris - A man was shot dead at Paris' Orly Airport on Saturday after he took a weapon from a soldier, with the city's...

China overtook US, France as Germany’s top trading partner in 2016

Frankfurt - China overtook the United States as Germany's biggest trading partner in 2016, according to data provided by the Federal Statistics Office on...

Rock bottom in polls, France’s Hollande rules out bid for re-election

Paris  - French President Francois Hollande said Thursday that he will not stand for a second term in next year's election, amid the lowest...