France condemns Erdogan's 'declarations of violence'
France on Thursday condemned "declarations of violence" by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and raised the possibility of new sanctions against Ankara.
Winter is here but oil rally remains uncertain
Although the weather very rarely has any influence on crude oil prices, the coronavirus pandemic notwithstanding, under colder temperature, it affects both the virus itself...
Battling two crises, France's Macron faces defining moment
Simultaneously battling the twin crises of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and a resurgence in Islamist attacks, French President Emmanuel Macron faces a defining moment that will determine the success of his presidency and even his chances of reelection.
Turkey's Erdogan calls for boycott of French goods
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday called on Turks to boycott French goods, as relations between the NATO allies deteriorated over Paris's hardened stance against radical Islam.
Pogba's slams France retirement rumours as 'fake news'
Manchester United's Paul Pogba said on Monday reports claiming he had retired from international duty in protest against French President Emmanuel Macron's comments about radical Islam were "fake news".
Erdogan says Macron needs 'mental checks'
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday slammed his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, over his policies toward Muslims, saying that he needed "mental checks." "What can one say about a head of state who treats millions of members from different faith groups this way: first of all, have mental checks," Erdogan said in a televised…
Nine arrested over France teacher beheading
French police have arrested nine people over the beheading of a teacher near his school in a Paris suburb, a judicial source said on Saturday, in what President Emmanuel Macron labelled an Islamist terror attack.
Macron orders 9:00 pm-6:00 am curfew for Paris, eight other French cities
President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday ordered a nighttime curfew for Paris and eight other French cities to contain the rising spread of Covid-19 in the country. In a televised interview, Macron said residents of those cities would not be allowed to be outdoors between 9:00 pm (1900 GMT) and 6:00 am (0400 GMT) from Saturday,…
Egypt's Al-Azhar slams Macron's Islam remarks as 'racist'
Scholars at Egypt's prestigious Sunni Islamic institution, Al-Azhar, have denounced remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron on "Islamist separatism"
Macron party braces for new setback in Senate polls
President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party braced on Sunday for a new setback in elections for France's Senate upper house, where the right is expected to hold on to its majority.