Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:00
French couple found after 4-hour search mission in Krabi mountains
More than 20 officers were deployed to search for two French tourists who went missing in the Panom Benja Mountains in Krabi on Sunday.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 14:54
Trump in Paris slams Macron's 'insulting' EU army proposals
US President Donald Trump set a combative tone for a World War I commemorative visit to Paris on Saturday when he blasted calls by French President Emmanuel Macron for a European army to defend against threats from powers including the US.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:10
French Tennis Federation announces partnership with Rolex
The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has welcomed Rolex as a Premium Partner and the Official Timekeeper of Roland-Garros.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 16:15
Urgent : Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse
Marseille - As many as eight people might have died in the southern French city of Marseille in two building collapses, officials said Tuesday after the first body was pulled out from the wreckage.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:00
Sorgraw Petchyindee Academy out to make an even bigger name for himself on the ONE Super Series Stage
Following an impressive ONE Super Series debut back in June wherein he defeated French opponent Samy Sana via Unanimous Decision, Lumpinee Muay Thai World Champion Sorgraw Petchyindee Academy makes his much-awaited return to the ring to face off against one of the best in the world in kickboxing legend Giorgio “The Doctor” Petrosyan.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 06:54
French poet's suicide letter goes under hammer
A letter written by nineteenth century French poet Charles Baudelaire announcing his intention to kill himself sold at auction on Sunday for 234,000 euros ($267,000), three times the expected price.
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 01:00
Painful past unearthed as French PM visits Dien Bien Phu battle site
Standing at the site of the epic battle of Dien Bien Phu in northern Vietnam, French colonel Jacques Allaire wept at the memory of his 4,000 fellow fighters who died in the bloody fight that would spell the end of France's colonial rule in Indochina.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 12:56
Run for your (longer) life: the French octogenarian addicted to marathons
She runs three hours a day, 365 days a year -- but don't get her started on diets or supplements.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
Poison gas: World War I’s weapon of terror
On April 22, 1915, a greenish fog drifted over the battlefield north of Ypres in Belgium, choking to death some 5,000 French soldiers and heralding a new type of terror on the Western Front.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 06:47
US indicts 10 Chinese over scheme to steal aerospace tech
The United States indicted 10 Chinese, including two intelligence officers, over a five-year scheme to steal technology from US and French aerospace firms by hacking into their computers.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 18:51
Turkey hosts Syria summit with Russian, French, German leaders
The leaders of Russia, France and Germany arrived in Istanbul on Saturday for a four-nation summit aiming to find a lasting political solution to the Syrian civil war and salvage a fragile ceasefire in a rebel-held northwestern province.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
A fine romance
French jewellery brand N2 brings the tale of “Beauty and the Beast” and other playful characters to its latest collection
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:24
French MP proposes 'glottophobia' law after southern accent mocked
A French MP on Thursday announced the tabling of a bill to outlaw regional linguistic discrimination, "glottophobia", after a prominent politician mocked a journalist's southern accent.
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:21
French minister pulls out of Saudi conference over Khashoggi
French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday he was pulling out of a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 17:26
British mountain biker shot dead by French hunter
A 34-year-old British restaurant owner riding a mountain bike was shot dead by a hunter as he sped down a wooded track in the French Alps, officials said Sunday.