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Marquez clinches French MotoGP, earns 3rd consecutive win
Le Mans (France), May 20 : Spanish rider Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) on Sunday won the French MotoGP, his third consecutive victory of the season, followed by Italians Danilo Petrucci (Ducati) and Valentino Rossi (Yamaha).

Genesis Essentia Makes Appearance At Cannes
CANNES, France, May 18: Genesis introduced its all-electric, high-performance Essentia Concept at the CR Fashion Book Cannes Party held during the week of the 71st Cannes Film Festival. This marked the first public appearance of Essentia since its world premiere at the New York International Auto ...

France foils new attack, suspects nabbed
Paris, May 18 : A new attack has been foiled in France and two brothers of Egyptian origin, suspected of committing the attack, have been arrested, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said on Friday.

Injured Payet misses out on France's World Cup squad
Paris, May 18 : Marseille playmaker Dimitri Payet was not included in France's 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup named by head coach Didier Deschamps.

Cannes: Black actresses protest against racism
Cannes [France], May 18 : Bringing into limelight the lack of diversity and inclusion in the French film industry, 16 black actresses took to the red carpet in Cannes and staged a protest against racism, just days after 82 women, led by Cannes jury president Cate Blanchett, launched their own call ...

Garcia edges out Babos, heads to Italian Open 3rd round for first ...
Rome, May 16 : World No. 7 Caroline Garcia of France advanced to the third round of the Italian Open for the first time in her career on Wednesday, after defeating Timea Babos of Hungary 6-3, 6-4.

Govt. apprised on MoU between Indian Railways, SNCF Mobilites
New Delhi , May 16 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday was apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Indian Railways (IR) and SNCF Mobilites (a company owned by France) on technical cooperation in the field of railways.

Sonam Kapoor shines in nude gown at Cannes
Cannes [France], May 16 : Bollywood's fashionista Sonam Kapoor, who recently married Delhi-based businessman Anand Ahuja, surprised everyone with her beige gown for her red carpet appearance at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.

WTO reiterates ruling against EU subsidies for Airbus
Geneva, May 16 : The World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday upheld its decision that the European Union (EU) and four of its member states -- France, Germany, Spain and Britain -- failed to comply with an earlier WTO ruling, by maintaining illegal subsidies for aircraft maker Airbus.

Pakistan embassy in Paris promotes tourism
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 11 : Pakistan Ambassador to France Moin ul Haque has inaugurated a special Tourist Information Counter at the Embassy of Pakistan in Paris.

World University of Design partners with 6 reputed international ...
New Delhi , May 15 (NewsVoir): World University of Design (WUD), a UGC recognised university and India's first and only university dedicated to education in the creative domain, has announced academic collaborations with six international universities across UK, Canada and France.

How world reacted to violent Gaza protests
New Delhi , May 14 : As the violent protests in Gaza Strip unfolded, countries such as France, United Kingdom and Egypt have condemned Israel's continued suppression on Palestinian demonstrators.

Subhash Ghai to back biopic on Shree Rajneesh
Cannes [France], May 13 : Filmmaker Subhash Ghai has joined hands with an Italian production house to produce upcoming biographical drama 'Osho: Lord of the Full Moon' - based on the life of late spiritual leader Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh.

Women of colour easier to discredit: Salma Hayek
Cannes [France], May 13 : Actress Salma Hayek believes that women of colour are the easiest to get discredited and that's why she feels that disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein only denied her and actress Lupita Nyong'o's sexual assault claims, but didn't respond to the harassment ...

Paris attacker was on police anti-terror watch list: Report
Paris [France], May 13 : In a recent development, it has emerged that the person, who carried out Saturday night's Paris knife attack, was on a police anti-terror watch list of people suspected of having radicalized views and posing a potential security risk.

CosmosID Microbiome Technology Wins Prestigious Global Water Summit ...
ROCKVILLE, Md: CosmosID is the recipient of the 2018 Technology Idol award presented at the recent Global Water Summit held in Paris, France. This prestigious prize is awarded annually by a panel of judges to a new water technology with greatest potential for positive change in the world of water.

Chloe + Isabel Debuts Summer 2018 Collection Inspired by the French ...
NEW YORK: Following its spring season with Dreams of Provence, Chloe + Isabel extends their stay in France and travels to the coastal region of the Cote d'Azur.

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris knife attack
Paris [France], May 13 : Terrorist organisation ISIS has claimed the responsibility of Saturday's knife attack in central Paris, according to nydailynews.com.

France condemns US move to re-impose Iran sanctions
Paris, May 11 : France has slammed an "unacceptable" the US move to re-impose sanctions on companies trading with Iran following President Donald Trump's decision to dump the landmark 2015 deal that sought to curb Tehran's nuclear programme.

Bella Hadid, The Weeknd get cozy at Cannes
Cannes [France], May 11 : Singer The Weeknd and model Bella Hadid have reignited their romance rumours after they were spotted kissing each other at an afterparty while attending the 72nd Cannes Film Festival.

Dhanush promotes 'The Extraordinary Journey...' at Cannes
Cannes [France], May 11 : Actor Dhanush, who makes his international debut with 'The Extraordinary Journey of The Fakir', is promoting the film at 72nd Cannes Film Festival along with director Ken Scott.

Indian referee Uvena to officiate in FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup
New Delhi, May 10 : India's Uvena Fernandes has been selected to officiate as an assistant referee in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup slated to be held in France from August 5-24.

Iran deal 'not dead', says France
Paris [France], May 09 : France has underscored that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or Iran nuclear deal is not dead as the European leaders pledged to salvage the 2015 Obama-era deal on Wednesday.

Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem got equal paychecks for Cannes movie
Cannes [France], May 09 : The entertainment industry has a long way to go when it comes to pay disparity. However, that isn't the case with popular Hollywood couple Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem as the actress has revealed that the duo received equal paychecks for their new movie 'Everybody ...

France, U.K, Germany 'regret' Trump's Iran nuclear deal decision
New Delhi, May 9 : French President Emmanuel Macron rebuffed the U.S President Donald Trump's decision to leave Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) while stressing that it 'can put the nuclear non-proliferation regime at stake.'

PSG win 4th straight French Cup
Saint-Denis (France), May 9 : Paris Saint-Germain hoisted the French Cup for a fourth consecutive year after a 2-0 victory over third-division side Les Herbiers.

Cannes film fair kicks off, with 21 films vying for top prize
Cannes, France, May 9 : The 71st Cannes International Film Festival rose its curtain on Tuesday with a gathering of movie industry professionals and cinema stars headed from all over the world to the French Riviera.

France, Germany, Britain regret US pull-out on Iran deal
Paris, May 9 : France, Germany and Britain regretted the US decision to leave the Iran nuclear deal signed in 2015, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday on twitter.

Challenging Iran n-deal can escalate tensions: France
Paris, May 8 : France's Defence Minister Florence Parly on Tuesday warned that challenging the 2015 Iran nuclear deal risks escalating tensions in "very eruptive region" and called for more efforts to improve the agreement.

Arsenal's French defender Koscielny to miss World Cup
London, May 8 : France and Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny is to be sidelined for at least six months and will not be able to play in the FIFA World Cup this summer, following surgery for an Achilles tendon injury, the capital football club's head coach Arsene Wenger confirmed on Tuesday.