Emmanuel Macron

No-confidence motion: French government proves Rahul Gandhi lied on the floor of the Parliament today

Share Email<p>Congress President while speaking during the no-confidence motion debate against the Narendra Modi led government accused the Modi …

India

French president's aide questioned by police for allegedly beating protester

An aide to French president Emmanuel Macron, Alexandre Benalla, was caught on video hitting a young man at a Paris demonstration, while dressed as a …

François Hollande

Macron fires security aide filmed beating protester

French President Emmanuel Macron has fired his security aide Alexandre Benalla for beating a protester and impersonating a police officer. Macron …

François Hollande

U.K. Sees Macron as Key to Getting Brexit Deal With EU

Britain sees convincing France as key to getting a Brexit deal and the Chancellor of the Exchequer will target his French counterpart this …

Great Britain

Rahul Gandhi's truth and dare, hug and wink act against Narendra Modi shows he's neither a good actor nor a mature leader

Actors trained to perform histrionics resort to method acting to get into the skin of a character. Politicians are often better than trained actors …

India

The Israeli Army Has Killed A Relative Of The Medic They Shot Dead In Gaza Days Earlier

Dalia al-Najjar / Facebook<p>Dalia al-Najjar, a 23-year-old student living in Istanbul, told BuzzFeed News that her family's group chat has turned into …

Israel

Libya Rejects Housing Illegal Immigrants Through EU Migrant Center Plan

2:37 PM 07/20/2018<p>Libya’s Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj rejected housing illegal immigrants through the European Union’s migrant center plan.<p>“We are …

Conservative View

Britain risks 'open ended' conflict in Mali in bid to protect European security

British helicopters have deployed to Mali in support of a French counter-terrorism operation amid warnings of being dragged into 'open-ended' conflict.<p>Three RAF Chinook helicopters supported by 90 military personnel have been sent to north-west Africa to assist French forces in their fight against …

Armed Forces

No, the French president’s office didn't “put all black players in the back”

<b>In France, a photo of the World Cup champions celebrating their victory at the presidential palace has circulated on social networks with a worrying message: “The president’s office put all the black [players] in the back row”. However, other photos taken from a wider angle – as well as video of</b> …

François Hollande

Rahul Gandhi or Priya Prakash Varrier? Twitterati wonder whose wink was better

Who had the better wink? Rahul Gandhi or the Malayalam actor Priya Prakash Varrier? After the Congress MP hugged Prime Minister Narendra Modi in …

Rahul Gandhi

Israel's Jewish nation-state law 'strikes blow to minorities'

IN THE PAPERS – Friday, July 20: Israeli papers are divided over a new law defining the country as the nation-state of the Jewish people. "The Israel you know has ended", says Haaretz. Israel Hayom, meanwhile, hails the bill as a "Zionist revolution". Also, papers in France react to a scandal …

Israel

Video shows Macron bodyguard beating protester in Paris

A video showing one of French President Emmanuel Macron's security chiefs beating a student demonstrator, until now cloaked in secrecy, is drawing a …

François Hollande

What's behind Trump inviting Putin to the White House?

It is, of course, far better that the leaders of the two most heavily nuclear armed states in the world should talk to each other and try to arrive …

Donald Trump

Rahul Gandhi may be hugging Modi in Parliament, but their parties are fighting on social media

<b>Both Congress and BJP took to social media to expose the hypocrisy of the other.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> Social media has been the battleground for very many …

India

Video shows Macron aide striking protester

French President Emmanuel Macron's office has begun dismissal proceedings against a senior security adviser who is under investigation for beating up a protester at a May Day demonstration.

Justice

McConnell spox on Putin visit: 'There is no invitation from Congress'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSenate GOP breaks record on confirming Trump picks for key court Senate …

Republicans

Bloomberg’s Week in Pictures

Commercial buildings and offices light up the Johannesburg skyline as night falls, as seen from the 50th floor of the Carlton Centre. South Africa's …

Asia

France to slash public broadcasting bugets by €190m

The French government said Thursday that it would demand 190 million euros of spending cuts at its public broadcasting operations by 2022 as part of …

French Government

Emmanuel Macron misses out on World Cup bounce as his popularity slumps

Emmanuel Macron has failed to benefit from France winning the football World Cup and his popularity is now at an all-time low, a poll reveals …

UK News

Did Rahul Gandhi's Jaadu ki Jhappi in Parliament Just Beat Modi's Famous Bear Hug?

The 'Hugger' becomes the 'Hugged'<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known across the world for his 'bear hug'. On several occasions, the PM has …

India

Jose Mourinho appears to omit Paul Pogba from Man Utd's six-man captain list

It was a summer Paul Pogba will never forget.<p>Silencing his critics throughout the World Cup and scoring a goal in the final; raising the Jules Rimet …

Soccer

Donald Trump’s actions show up the perils of a unipolar world | Letters

While I enjoyed reading Simon Tisdall’s article (America must deal with Donald Trump, the first rogue president, 18 July), and I have no doubt that Trump favours perceived “strength” over weakness, I believe there is one aspect that has been ignored. Trump is chummy with Vladimir Putin and Kim …

News (U.S.)

A Commander-in-Chief Who Cares Only About Himself

It’s been a seismic week for American democracy, as the nation confronts the serious possibility that the president of the United States has been …

Liberal View

Global trade | Financial Times

A measured cheer for the EU-Japan trade deal<p>Brussels and Tokyo should try to broaden and deepen their approach<p>Tuesday, 17 July, 2018<p>Globalised …

Globalization

French rail strike cost SNCF nearly 800 million euros: report

PARIS (AFP) -<p>An unsuccessful strike by rail workers this year against President Emmanuel Macron's reform plan for the heavily indebted state operator SNCF cost the company 790 million euros ($920 million), according to an internal document seen by AFP.<p>Lawmakers gave final approval to the overhaul …

France

Trump meets Putin, France wins the World Cup and a life is saved | Financial Times

<b>Grief in Gaza</b> Young men mourn at al-Shifa hospital morgue after two teenagers were killed in an Israeli air strike on Gaza City<p><b>Fall from race</b> …

Donald Trump

'What do you think of my big dab bro?' Mendy shows off his moves to Pogba during Marrakech trip

'What do you think of my big dab bro?' Benjamin Mendy shows off his moves to France team-mate Paul Pogba as he lets off steam in Marrakech following …

Soccer

When does Australia have the talk about Donald Trump?

They are still leaving in small groups, quietly, every few weeks.<p>More than 330 asylum seekers have now left Manus Island and Nauru for a new life in …

Donald Trump

[Agenda] Juncker White House trip trumps the agenda This WEEK

Juncker, who will be accompanied by trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom, said he will "repeat European arguments" against US measures.<p>"It seems that …

European News

Did Rahul Gandhi bring 'earthquake' with no-confidence motion speech?

Taunts of 'bhukamp aane wala hai' echoed through the floor when Congress President Rahul Gandhi began his speech at Parliament today. Since morning, …

India