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    Another large-scale cyber attack underway: experts

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 02:24am on May 18, 2017

    Another large-scale, stealthy cyber attack is underway on a scale that could dwarf last week’s assault on computers worldwide, a global cyber security firm said...

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    Macron takes power as president

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:00pm on May 14, 2017

    Emmanuel Macron was inaugurated as France's youngest ever president on Sunday, saying the country had chosen ‘hope’ and promising to...

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    France to make Macron president under cockerel's eye and gun salute

    Reuters | Updated at 10:05am on May 14, 2017

    Central Paris will come to a standstill on Sunday for the inauguration of Emmanuel Macron as president of France for a five-year term he overcame...

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    Pope says will be ‘sincere’ with Trump at Vatican meeting

    Reuters | Updated at 09:45am on May 14, 2017

    Pope Francis said on Saturday he would be ‘sincere’ with US president Donald Trump over their sharp differences on subjects such as immigration and climate...

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    Pope, at Fatima shrine, urges end to wars tearing world apart

    Reuters | Updated at 10:25am on May 13, 2017

    Pope Francis, visiting one of Catholicism's most famous sanctuaries, on Friday prayed for an end to wars he said were lacerating the world and urged...

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    52pc of Macron parliamentary candidates new to politics, 50pc women

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:01pm on May 11, 2017

    Incoming French president Emmanuel Macron’s centrist movement on Thursday unveiled 428 candidates for June’s general election, 52 per cent of whom are new to politics...

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    Climate: US hesitates as talks frustrated

    Agence France-Presse . Bonn | Updated at 12:43am on May 10, 2017

    UN climate negotiators in Bonn were left frustrated Tuesday as the White House postponed a meeting to determine whether America will stay in the 196-nation...

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    Macron elected French president

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:09am on May 08, 2017

    Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France’s landmark presidential election on Sunday, first estimates showed, defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a pivotal vote...

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    France set to pick new president

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:41am on May 08, 2017

    France went to the polls Sunday to choose between centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen for president, in a watershed election both...

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    France bans captive breeding of dolphins, killer whales

    BBC | Updated at 11:32am on May 07, 2017

    France has banned the breeding in captivity of dolphins and killer whales, in a move hailed by campaigners as a major...

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