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IMF Boss Advise Countries to Fulfill Paris Climate Deal

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde on Friday urged countries to get real on meeting the commitment of Paris Agreement...
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France 23-women squad named for Womens World Cup

France coach Corinne Diacre on Thursday announced the 23-player list for the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup on their home soil without the French...
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Ethiopian PM is 2019’s Felix Houphouet-Boigny prize for peace

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali was named as laureate of this year's session of Felix Houphouet-Boigny Peace Prize to honor his efforts to...
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France Humbles Denmark to a 4-0 Goal

FIFA Women's World Cup hosts France showed no mercy to Denmark with a 4-0 victory in an international friendly on Monday with less than...
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Africa’s General History Has a New Beginning

The International Scientific Committee of UNESCO’s General History of Africa, which met in Belo Horizonte (Brazil) from 25 to 28 March, finalized the drafting...
Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) meets with French President Emmanuel Macron in the southern French city of Nice on March 24, 2019. (Xinhua/Ju Peng)

Xi and Macron reach a compromise to form closer partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, on Monday agreed to carry forward the high-level ties between the two countries and...
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UNESCO chief hails Xi’s pledge to women and girls development

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has made strong commitments to the development of women and girls as a UNESCO Special Envoy,...
Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) meets with French President Emmanuel Macron in the southern French city of Nice on March 24, 2019. (Xinhua/Ju Peng)

Xi’s Visit to France will open up deepened ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to France will further consolidate the relationship between the two countries and usher it into a new stage,...
France yellow vest demonstrations continue for 11th week on Jan. 26, 2019

Yellow Vest protests: France Military to Maintain Calm

Military forces would be poured across French cities to help maintain public order during "Yellow Vest" protests planned this weekend, Benjamin Griveaux, the government's...
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STREAM Clinical Trial Results

Final results - released today in the New England Journal of Medicine and just ahead of World TB Day on 24 March - from...
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French prison guard complains of unsafe working condition following an assault

Hundreds of prison guards on Wednesday blocked access to several security facilities in French cities to protest unsecure working conditions, a day after a...
France yellow vest demonstrations continue for 11th week on Jan. 26, 2019

France: Yellow Vest demonstrations enters its 13th Weekend

Thousands of "Yellow Vest" protesters marched through Paris and other French cities on Saturday for the 13th consecutive weekend in a row, although their...
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Top Management Firms Could Be Made to Pay Tax at Home

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that he would propose a law "in the coming months" to require bosses of France-based...
France yellow vest demonstrations continue for 11th week on Jan. 26, 2019

Viewpoint: Crisis of Governance Escalates in the Capitalist States

From Paris to London and Washington ruling parties fail to resolve contradictions within the economic system France has once again been the scene of the...
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Paris Bakery Blast Kills Two Moroccan Tourists

Two Moroccan nationals were wounded in a powerful explosion in the center of Paris on Saturday morning, said a report by the Moroccan official...
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PSG Returns for three-goal win over Amiens in Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain made a comeback from their frustrating French League Cup elimination for a 3-0 road victory over Amiens, while Guingamp were restricted to...
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Paris Bakery Blast Claims 3 Lives Amid yellow Vest Protests

A powerful explosion in central Paris on Saturday killed three and injured dozens of others while around 8,000 participated the "yellow vest" protests in...
France yellow vest demonstrations during Nov.-Dec. 2018

France: Thousands Gather for Yellow Vest Protests

After showing signs of fatigue during the holidays, "yellow vest" social movement drew more people on Saturday in the ninth consecutive weekend protests, as...
Firefighters work at a blast site amid smoke and dust in Paris, France, Jan. 12, 2019. A huge gas explosion in central Paris injured at least 20 people on Saturday, of whom two were in critical condition, Le Figaro newspaper reported. The explosion occurred at around 9 a.m. (0800 GMT) in a closed bakery on the Rue de Trevise in the 9th district of Paris due to a suspected gas leak. (Xinhua/Chen Yichen)

Paris Explosion Kills 2 and Leaves others Wounded

Two people were killed and at least 47 others were wounded when a suspected gas leak caused "a spectacular explosion" that rocked a building...
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Macron criticizes violence from “yellow vest” protests

French President Emmanuel Macron denounced on Saturday via Twitter "extreme violence" from "yellow vest" protests which gathered some 50,000 people across the country. ...
(From L-R)Ethiopian Prime Minister Haile Mariam Dessalegn, Guinean President Alpha Conde, Benin President Thomas Boni Yayi, French President Francois Hollande, Gabon President Ali Bongo and Ghana President John Dramani Mahama hold a press conference following a lunch at the Elysee Palace to honor the African presidents involved in sustainable development regarding the COP21 in Paris, France, Nov.10, 2015. The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) will take place from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11 in Paris, with the objective is to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement on climate change. (Xinhua/Theo Duval)

Accra and 8 African Megacities Pledge to Enforcing Their Paris Agreement

Cities will develop Climate Action Plans that deliver on the objectives of the Paris Agreement, with support from C40 and the German Federal Ministry...
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Neymar to resume ball work training at base

Injured Brazilian star Neymar will resume ball work in the training base on Sunday following satisfactory test result, his club Paris Saint-Germain announced on...
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Four People Wounded and One Reported Dead in Paris knife Attack

There was an assault on five people in the second arrondissement of the French capital by an individual armed with a knife, the Paris...
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Lyon stagger late against Strasbourg, PSG suffer rare home defeat in Ligue 1

Lyon failed to secure a top-three finish in Ligue 1 as they conceded two late goals in a 3-2 loss to Strasbourg, while champions...
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Marseille failed to hold a spot in champions League ticket contention

Florian Thauvin salvaged Marseille one point at Guingamp, ending 3-3 in Friday's penultimate round action of Ligue 1. But that proved insufficient in Marseille's contention...
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Trump’s Gun Law Comments is discomforting to France

France has strongly criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks suggesting more flexible arms rules in the country could have helped prevent deadly terrorist attacks...
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Director prays Marxist film can generate some inspiration in the youth

Raoul Peck, director of The Young Karl Marx, hopes his movie can help young people to reflect on the world they live in and...
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Macron suggests extensive dialogue with Russia over Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron said Friday he was for a regular and stepped-up dialogue with Russia to end the humanitarian crisis in Syria and...
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Kathy Hilton Reveals: I’m Paris’ Wedding Planner – She Wants An Over-The-Top Fairy-Tale Wedding!

Finding the perfect wedding planner can be a headache for any bride, but Paris Hilton — who’s newly engaged to The Leftovers star Chris...
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Korea Heritage Committee Sets The Agenda for Traditional know-how

The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage will meet from 4 to 9 December on Jeju Island (Republic of Korea)...