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23/11/2015 - Cricket, Olympic Games

Cricket to be an Olympic sport?

The International Cricket Council ICC said after a meeting with the International Olympic Committee on Sunday that it will explore ways to remove hurdles for the sport's inclusion at the Summer ...
French President Francois Hollande will meet world leaders this week to establish a broad coalition against the Islamic State armed group.
23/11/2015 - France

Hollande in diplomatic overdrive to forge coalition against IS armed group

This week sees French President Francois Hollande going on a diplomatic overdrive to forge a broad international coalition against the Islamic State armed group which claimed responsibility for the ...
Pascal Fauret and co-pilot Bruno Odos, Santo Domingo, 15 August 2015.
23/11/2015 - FRANCE

Dominican Republic orders arrests of more French nationals in ‘Air Cocaine’ case

The Dominican Republic issued an arrest warrant on Sunday against three French nationals.
French President Francois Hollande shakes hands with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Monday.
23/11/2015 - France - Great Britain

Cameron says Britain should strike Islamic State armed group in Syria

British Prime minister David Cameron supported French President Francois Hollande’s decision to strike the Islamic State Armed Group.
Rory McIlroy celebrates after winning the Race to Dubai championship in Dubai on Sunday.
22/11/2015 - Golf

Double delight for Rory McIlroy in Dubai

Rory McIlroy scored a thrilling win over Andy Sullivan to win the Race to Dubai title in on Sunday.
Troops patrol Brussels on Saturday
22/11/2015 - BELGium - FRANCE

Belgium searching for several terror suspects as Brussels lockdown continues

Belgian security forces were searching for several suspects Sunday, Interior Minister Jan Jambon said, as Brussels remained on the highest terror alert.

Novak Djokovic in action against Rafael Nadal in the semifinal of the ATP Tour Finals in London on Saturday.
22/11/2015 - Tennis

Nadal fails to overcome Djokovic hurdle

Rafael Nadal’s hopes of ending a disappointing year on a winning note were dashed by Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals of the year ending ATP World Tour Finals in London on Saturday.

The Charles-de-Gaulle aircraft carrier leaves Toulon on 18 November 2015
22/11/2015 - FRANCE - IRAq - SYRIa

France to step up anti-IS air strikes, top soldier warns no short-term victory

France's Charles De Gaulle aircraft carrier was to be operational in the offensive against the Islamic State (IS) armed group Monday, tripling the airforce's capacity for air strikes against the ...
At the scene of Wednessday's raid in Saint Denis
21/11/2015 - FRANCE - Belgium

New IS video threatens France as police release seven seized in St Denis raid

A new video threatening more attacks on France has been posted on sites that support the Islamic State (IS) armed group.
Malian secuirty forces in front of the Radisson Blu in Bamako on 20 November 2015.
21/11/2015 - MALI

Mali on state of emergency as three Bamako hotel attackers sought

Malian security forces are searching for three suspects in the hostage-taking in Friday's Bamako hotel that cost at least 19 lives.