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08/12/2015 - FRANCE - United States - CANADA

Air France San Francisco-Paris flight diverted after terror threat

An Air France flight from San Francisco to Paris was diverted to Montreal on Tuesday because of an anonymous threat less than a month after the 13 November Paris attacks.

Frederic Michalak became France's record points scorer at the World Cup during the match against Canada.
02/10/2015 - rugby

France beat Canada to reach World Cup quarter-finals

Veteran back Frederic Michalak ran the show as France ultimately pulverised a plucky Canada side to register their third victory in the rugby World Cup.

Paris police headquarters, known as 36 quai des Orfèvres.
10/09/2015 - France-Canada

Paris police undergo mass DNA tests over Canadian tourist’s rape

More than 100 police officers and civilian staff are subjected on Thursday to a DNA test over the alleged rape of a tourist in April 2014.

The Vladivostok and the Sebastopol, Saint-Nazaire. File Decembre 2014.
03/09/2015 - France - Russia

France to refund Russia 949.8 million euros on undelivered Mistral ships

According to a draft law published on the French National Assembly website, France is to pay back Russia 949.8 million euros to scrap the deal on two Mistral warships.

17/08/2015 - Tennis

Andy Murray’s double celebration

Scottish tennis prodigy Andy Murray celebrated both the end of a losing streak to Novak Djokovic and the birth of a child for his coach Amélie Mauresmo on Sunday at the ATP Montreal ...
Serena Williams will try to win her 22 grand slam singles title at the US Open.
14/08/2015 - tennis

Williams sweeps into last eight at Rogers cup

Serena Williams' preparations for the defence of her US Open title continued on Thursday night with a confident victory in Toronto.
Nick Kyrgios has been on the senior circuit for two years but already has a reputation for surliness.
14/08/2015 - tennis

Kyrgios fined 11,200 euros for bad behaviour

Two fines from the sport's governing body, the threat of suspension, a grovelling apology and widespread condemnation from his peers and commentators, 20-year-old Nick Kyrgios finds himself at a ...

French press review 13 August 2015

The celebration of Tel-Aviv on the River Seine ignites angry debate about human rights abuses in Israel and international sanctions, and world players are on their marks as Russia re-launches a ...
Serena Williams dropped the first set against Flavia Pennetta in the second round match at the WTA event in Toronto.
12/08/2015 - tennis

Djokovic and Williams get into North American groove

World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams both played their first competitive matches following their titles at Wimbledon last month.
Antiretrovirals used in the treatement of HIV/Aids.
21/07/2015 - FRANCE - Canada

French teen born with HIV in remission 12 years on

A French teenager born with HIV has been in remission for 12 years after stopping her medication, a world first that renews hope for the prospect of early treatment.