• Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:32
    Macron vows to rebuild Notre-Dame after devastating fire
    Paris - French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday vowed to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, after a colossal fire caused the spire of the historic edifice to crash to the ground and wiped out centuries of heritage.
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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 13:32
     Britain's May seeks Brexit delay from Merkel, Macron
    London - British Prime Minister Theresa May meets the leaders of Germany and France on Tuesday in a last-gasp bid to keep her country from crashing out of the European Union later this week.
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  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 18:06
    Paris luxury stores looted, burned in 'yellow vest' riots
    Rioters looted and torched shops and businesses on the famed Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on Saturday, on the 18th weekend of French "yellow vest" protests, characterised by a sharp increase in violence after weeks of dwindling turnout.
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  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 01:00
    France's 'yellow vests' mobilise for fresh round of protests
    Thousands of anti-government demonstrators marched in cities across France on Saturday in a new round of "yellow vest" protests against President Emmanuel Macron, accused of ignoring the plight of millions of people struggling to make ends meet.
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  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:45
    Macron, Merkel urge 'full' Ukraine ceasefire ahead of planned truce
    The leaders of France and Germany on Friday reiterated their call for a "solid, full and permanent ceasefire" in Ukraine's conflict-torn east ahead of a planned cessation of hostilities.
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  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:47
    Macron unveils new measures in bid to end 'yellow vest' revolt
    Embattled French President Emmanuel Macron Monday announced a series of financial measures seeking to defuse the "yellow vest" revolt that has triggered violent protests in cities across the country.
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  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 17:33
    Clashes, tear gas near Champs-Elysees at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
    Paris riot police clashed on Saturday near the famous Champs-Elysees boulevard with "yellow vest" protesters who are staging another weekend of demonstrations against French President Emmanuel Macron.
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  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
     Macron to hold crisis meeting after anti-government riots
    Paris - French President Emmanuel Macron is to hold a crisis meeting on Sunday after anti-government protests in Paris that left 133 people injured and a trail of destruction around the capital.
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  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 15:54
     Urgent : Violent clashes engulf Paris in new anti-Macron protests
    Paris - Anti-government protesters torched dozens of cars and set fire to storefronts during daylong clashes with riot police across central Paris on Saturday, as thousands took part in fresh "yellow vest" protests against high fuel taxes.
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  • Sun, 02 Dec 2018 01:00
    Violent clashes in Paris as anti-Macron protesters return
    Groups of masked protesters battled police through clouds of tear gas near Paris' Champs Elysees Saturday as thousands took part in a third weekend of "yellow vest" demonstrations, which have morphed from anger over fuel taxes into a broader anti-government movement.
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  • Sat, 01 Dec 2018 12:15
    Abe, Macron discuss Nissan-Renault alliance
    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and French President Emmanuel Macron held bilateral talks on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires on Friday, apparently to discuss the alliance between Nissan Motor Co., Renault SA and Mitsubishi Motors Corp.
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  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:15
    Macron vows 'no retreat' on reform
    French President Emmanuel Macron, under fire from swelling protest, insisted Thursday he would "never retreat" and cast himself as a progressive voice on the global stage.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:26
    Paris police fire tear gas, water cannon against 'yellow vest' protesters
    Police fired tear gas and water cannon Saturday in central Paris against "yellow vest" protesters demanding French President Emmanuel Macron roll back tax hikes on motor fuel.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 18:21
    French tax rebels to try to block Paris in fight with Macron
    Demonstrators who have blocked French roads over the past week dressed in high-visibility jackets were set to cause another day of disruption on Saturday amid calls to bring Paris to a standstill.
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  • 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.
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