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    Troops launch manhunt after Niger killings, as France sets terror probe

    Agence France-Presse . Koure, Niger | Updated at 10:32pm on August 10, 2020

    Troops in Niger backed by French air power launched a hunt Monday for the killers of eight people, six of them French nationals, as prosecutors...

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    French aid workers among eight killed by gunmen in Niger

    Agence France-Presse. Koure, Niger | Updated at 11:09am on August 10, 2020

    Gunmen on motorcycles killed eight people including a group of French aid workers as they visited a part of Niger popular with tourists for its...

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    Countries tighten measures as global death toll tops 7 lakh

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:47am on August 06, 2020

    France and the Netherlands imposed stricter mask-wearing rules Wednesday amid signs that the coronavirus pandemic is flaring up again across the globe, with the worldwide...

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    Ballon d'Or will not be awarded in 2020 due to coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:47pm on July 20, 2020

    The Ballon d'Or will not be awarded this year due to the extraordinary conditions created by the coronavirus pandemic, organisers France Football announced on Monday....

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    Baby contracts COVID-19 in womb: study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:53am on July 15, 2020

    Doctors in France have described what they said was the first confirmed case of a newborn infected in the womb with COVID-19 by the mother....

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    Bangladesh, France have bright future: envoy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:46am on July 14, 2020

    French ambassador to Dhaka Jean-Marin Schuh said that Bangladesh and France had a bright future together despite the difficult times they were going through right...

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    Griezmann may miss season finale

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 10:19pm on July 12, 2020

    Antoine Griezmann looks set to miss the rest of the season after Barcelona said on Sunday the France attacker had a thigh injury. The World...

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    US unveils tariffs on France over tech tax but delays collection

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:14pm on July 11, 2020

    The United States on Friday unveiled heavy import duties on France in retaliation for the country’s tax on American tech giants, but will hold off...

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    France uncovers ‘massive fraud’ of coronavirus wage payouts

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:47pm on July 10, 2020

    The Paris prosecutor’s office said on Friday that it was investigating ‘massive fraud’ across France by people falsely claiming temporary wage assistance for employees laid...

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    Bangladesh tops France

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:52pm on July 07, 2020

    Bangladesh topped France in terms of detected COVID-19 cases as the country detected 3,027 more patients in the past 24 hours till 8:00am Tuesday taking...