French President François Hollande and US President Barack Obama have threatened new sanctions against Russia if it does not pull troops out of Crimea.
US finance officials have accused the French banks Société Générale, BNP Paribas and Crédit Agricole of sanctions-busting and money-laundering, sources say.
This week on The Sound Kitchen we’ll celebrate International Women’s Day.
French ministers were to boycott the opening of the Paralympiques in Sochi on Friday in protest at Russia's military presence in Ukraine. But French athletes will compete.
French President François Hollande took a step back from threats of sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis,
Sissi drops presidential hints. Egypt bans Hamas. Why Egypt owes Cate Blanchett a meal. SA striking miners soften their stance. Why Nairobi residents are walking to work.
French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius has threatened "significant measures" against Russia over tensions in Ukraine.
The pace of economic growth in South Africa, Mugabe's daughter's wedding in Zimbabwe, teaching local languages to younger pupils in Kenya's primary schools and new prospects for US-Africa trade: ...
A bill recently introduced into the California legislature would make it the first US state to require health warning labels on sugary beverages.
Ukraine takes front page prominence for a second day running as the national dailies welcome Friday’s signing of a deal to bring an end to four days of violent protests that left nearly 100 ...