At a meeting of socialist leaders yesterday (25 August), French President François Hollande pleaded against the rise of populism. He also announced his participation in another summit of the EU’s.. EurActiv
Sonia Rykiel, a French designer dubbed the "queen of knitwear" whose relaxed sweaters in berry-colored stripes and eye-popping motifs helped liberate women from stuffy suits, has died at 86.President.. Newsmax Also reported by •L.A. Times •CJME
Nicolas Sarkozy, ex-president of France, promises to protect the French people at his first campaign rally since launching a 2017 presidential bid. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Source: Reuters Studio -
A theory is being adopted by some French people that recent photos appearing to show police in Nice lambasting a woman for wearing a swimming outfit known as a burkini, a headscarf and black.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel has died at the age of 86. She was best known for her iconic striped outfits and bold, bright colors. She was also considered the "queen of knitwear," designing.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
French fashion designer Sonia Rykiel, who was known as the queen of knitwear in fashion circles, died Thursday at the age of 86 due to complications from Parkinson's disease. Born Sonia Flis in Paris.. Source: Wochit News -
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· Until a few years ago, the unique recipe for secularism adopted by the French seemed able to guarantee the assimilation of the country's.. Zero Hedge
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*I am wondering if the EU volcano is about to erupt.*
My rationale is Matteo Renzi, Francois Hollande, and Angela Merkel met on a volcanic island near.. Zero Hedge
*Manila:* The Philippines has recorded about 1,800 drug-related killings since President Rodrigo Duterte took office seven weeks ago.
He has launched a war on narcotics, and going by the police.. Mid-Day
If The British needed any more confirmation of their decision to leave The EU, Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, just gave them a big one. The often incoherent "when it's.. Zero Hedge
France’s Olympic team returned home on Tuesday where they received a hero’s welcome at the Elysée presidential palace in Paris after winning a total of 42 medals – 10 of them gold – at the Rio.. France 24
The leaders of France and Germany urged Russian President Putin to help calm the tensions in Ukraine, during in a joint phone call. The three are set to discuss the latest spike in violence at a G20.. Deutsche Welle
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The leaders of Russia, Germany and France have agreed to meet to discuss the situation in Ukraine on Sept. 4-5 in China on the sidelines of the G20 summit, the Kremlin said on.. Reuters India
Pro-Brexit campaigners have lambasted comments made by the Swedish Prime Minister that British "aggressiveness" on some issues could cause snags in EU-UK negotiations.
Stefan Löfven said earlier.. City A.M.