French actress Julie Gayet has initiated a privacy suit against Closer magazine over its report that she was having an affair with President Francois Hollande
Category: FRANCE 24
About 7,000 same-sex couples tied the knot in France last year after gay marriage was legalised in May, the national statistics agency said Tuesday.
French President François Hollande, who is reportedly having a secret affair with an actress, will pay his scheduled official visit to Turkey without alone
Exposing leaders’ infidelities and trawling through their private lives may be commonplace in the United States and Britain, but in France such stories have largely remained a no-go area for the media, even the tabloids.
Valerie Trierweiler, the girlfriend of French President Francois Hollande, has been hospitalised two days after he was reported to be having an affair
French magazine Closer said Friday President Francois Hollande was having an affair with actress Julie Gayet, backing its claim with photographs after months of swirling rumours.
2013 has been a tough period for Turkish foreign policy amid mounting instability in the Middle East, which added new tensions with countries such as Egypt, following Syria and Iraq
The Turkish government believes that ties with the EU could be further boosted during the rotating presidency of Greece and Italy in 2014
Prime Minister David Cameron boasted Wednesday that Britain would become a post-recession flagship in 2014, in what was reported as a swipe at France's "disastrous" economic policies.
Lebanon announced a Saudi pledge of $3 billion on Sunday to buy military equipment from France, as it buried leading Sunni politician Mohammad Chatah, killed in a Beirut car bombing.
French President Francois Hollande expressed his "sincere regrets" over a joke he made suggesting Algeria was unsafe, drawing a line under a brief but fiery diplomatic spat with the north African country.
Russia's most famous prisoner and Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky flew to Germany
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that European Union members must be ready for treaty changes to strengthen the 28-member bloc, speaking on the eve of an EU summit.
Germany and Britain are considering sending troops to the crisis-hit Central African Republic, a French minister said
Two of Nicolas Sarkozy's closest allies were held for questioning in a corruption probe
Turkey signed a long-anticipated agreement with the European Union yesterday, refreshing hopes for new momentum in stalled bilateral relations between Ankara and Brussels
Category: GWYNNE DYER
The Central African Republic (CAR) is one of the poorest and most inaccessible countries in the world.
Tens of thousands of South Africans converged in sorrow, celebration and pride Tuesday on Soweto's World Cup stadium, to sit side-by-side with presidents, priests and queens at a memorial service for unifying global icon Nelson Mandela.
Two French soldiers have been killed in the Central African Republic's capital
Tens of thousands of South Africans united in proud, noisy celebration Dec 10 at a rain-soaked emotional memorial service to global freedom icon Nelson Mandela