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25/03/2015 - FRANCE

Indian Prime Minister Modi to visit France mid-April

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to visit France on 9-12 April as part of a tour that will also take him to Germany and Canada, officials in Delhi announced on Wednesday.
19/03/2015

African press review 19 March 2015

This morning in South Africa, the big story is the ongoing saga of expenditure on Jacob Zuma's Nkandla personal residence, which cost R246-million - this pesky issue just won't go away for the ...
Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird with Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Soukry  in Cairo, 15 January, 2015
16/01/2015 - Report: Egypt

Canadian Al Jazeera journalist to be freed 'sooner rather than later'

On a visit to Cairo Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird announced Thursday that progress is being made towards freeing jailed journalist Mohamed Fahmy.
Police investigators and firefighters in front of the Paris offices of Charlie Hebdo after the attack
07/01/2015 - France

RFI bosses slam Charlie Hebdo attack, world leaders condemn ‘barbaric act’

Management of RFI’s parent company, France Médias Monde, slammed the “ignominy” of Wednesday’s attack on French satirical paper Charlie Hebdo as world leaders condemned ...
30/11/2014

French weekly magazines review 30 November 2014

One person you can't avoid this week in the French magazines is former President Nicolas Sarkozy. Each of the weeklies has a different slant though.

Hassan Diab in Ottowa in 2011.
16/11/2014 - France - Canada - Middle East

Lebanese-Canadian charged with 1980 Paris synagogue bombing

The Canadian academic accused of the 1980 bombing of a Paris synagogue has been charged in France after being deported from Montreal.
The scene of the bombing near the synagogue in the rue Copernic in 1980
14/11/2014 - France - Canada - Lebanon

Canada to extradite 1980 Paris synagogue bombing suspect Hassan Diab

Canada is to extradite a Lebanese-Canadian academic accused of being behind a bombing outside a Paris synagogue in 1980 to France.
03/11/2014 - France - Canada

Hollande in Canada to boost French trade

President François Hollande is in Canada, the first visit by a French leader in 25 years, on a visit where the focus is on research and trade co operation as well as climate change ...
Dental care.
05/09/2014 - France - Canada -Netherlands

Dutch dentist accused of mutilating French patients arrested in Canada

A fugitive Dutch dentist accused of mutilating dozens of French patients has been arrested in Canada. French prosecutors are seeking his extradition to France.

Director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Palme d'Or winner for "Winter Sleep", Cannes, 24 May
26/05/2014 - Cannes Film Festival 2014

Nuri Bilge Ceylan's 'Winter Sleep' is not what it seems

For its closing movie this year, Cannes changed its habits and showed a classic, A Fistful of Dollars – Un Pugno Pieno di Dollari of 1964, considered to be the first Spaghetti Western.
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