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Rafael Nadal
30/03/2015 - tennis

Rafael Nadal rues poor mental form at Miami Masters

Former tennis world number one Rafael Nadal crashed out of the Miami Masters after a three-set defeat against Fernando Verdasco.
Australian players celebrate after defeating New Zealand
30/03/2015 - Cricket

Aussies celebrate Cricket World Cup win

Thousands of fans packed into Federeration Square in Melbourne on Monday to celebrate Australia's win in the Cricket World Cup final.
La Promenade by Pierre Bonnard.
30/03/2015 - France

Bonnard paintings fetch almost a million euros each at French auction

A collection of about 100 paintings, sketches and memorabilia from French painter Pierre Bonnard were fetched 5.5 million euros at an auction in Fontainebleau near Paris on Sunday.
President Francois Hollande joins world leaders in a solidarity march in the Tunisian capital
29/03/2015 - Hollande Tunisia

Hollande marches in solidarity with Tunisia after museum attack

President Francois Hollande has joined tens of thousands of Tunisians and other world leaders in a show of solidarity against Islamic militants.
National Front leader Marine Le Pen leaves a polling booth in Henin-Beaumont
29/03/2015 - France

Sarkozy's UMP expects a boost from local elections

Polls opened Sunday in France for the second, and decisive, round of voting in local elections.
29/03/2015 - Rugby

Injury setback for Toulouse's Fickou calls into question World Cup hopes

France centre Gael Fickou has been ruled out for the rest of the season after injuring a ligament in his left knee.
Australia's wicket keeper Brad Haddin holds the Cricket World Cup trophy alongside his team mates, Melbourne Cricket Ground, 29 March 2015.
29/03/2015 - Cricket

Australia overwhelms New Zealand to claim fifth cricket World Cup title

No Shane Warne in Australia’s team, but their bowlers secured a fifth World Cup for their country by beating New Zealand by seven wickets on Sunday at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in front of a ...
29/03/2015 - Football

France hopes to turn a corner in friendly against Danes

France is hoping to bounce back in a friendly against Denmark in Saint-Etienne on Sunday after a 3-1 defeat earlier in the week to Brazil.

German prosecutors believe that Andreas Lubitz hid an illness from his airline.
28/03/2015 - France/Germany

Personality of crash co-pilot not the only serious lead, says French investigator

Police chief Jean-Pierre Michel said on Saturday that the personality of Andreas Lubitz, who is suspected of deliberately crashing the Germanwings passenger jet into the Alps, is a “serious ...
France's foreign minister Laurent Fabius wants a robust nuclear deal with Iran
28/03/2015 - France/Iran

Fabius in Switzerland for Iran nuclear talks

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says he wants to achieve a robust agreement with Iran during the nuclear talks in Switzerland.