This is the first time that a French President is on an official visit Down Under.
French MPs can now impeach their president. France’s top constitutional body on Wednesday okayed a law that makes a US-style impeachment procedure possible.
A South Korean collector shelled out nearly 1.9 million euros for one of Napoleon's famous two-pointed hats at an auction in Fontainebleau outside Paris.
The National Elections Commission of Liberia is preparing to hold Senatorial elections in the country next month, despite the Ebola epidemic that has claimed the lives of 2,812 people.
According to local media reports, Gerard Limat told judges investigating a vote-buying scandal that he delivered the money to industrialist Serge Dassault over several years.
Airbus is poised to sign for 11 billion-euro deal with the US company Delta Airlines to deliver 50 long-haul carriers.
Thousands of Beaujolais wine lovers gathered at midnight on Wednesday night in the eastern French home town of Beaujeu to sample the Beaujolais 2014 vintage.
In Zimbabwe, vice-president Joice Mujuru on Monday defended herself against allegations that she had masterminded a plot to assassinate President Robert Mugabe.