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Thierry Henry has ‘everything’ to become good coach – Deschamps
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Thierry Henry has ‘everything’ to become good coach – Deschamps

Belgium's defender Thomas Meunier, Belgium's defender Vincent Kompany, Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini and Belgium's assistant coach Thierry Henry attend a training session of Belgian national team the Red Devils in Tubize on October 11, 2018, on the eve of their second game in the UEFA Nations League against Switzerland. (Photo […]

US is loser by abandoning Iran nuclear deal
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US is loser by abandoning Iran nuclear deal

A handout picture provided by the office of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on October 14, 2018 shows him giving a speech during a ceremony at Tehran University marking the beginning of the new Iranian academic year. (Photo by STRINGER / IRANIAN PRESIDENCY / AFP) / Iran’s president boasted Sunday that […]

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Father of boy saved by Paris ‘Spiderman’ convicted for negligence

The father of the little boy who was rescued dangling from a fourth-storey Paris balcony by a Malian migrant dubbed Spiderman received a three-month suspended jail sentence Tuesday for leaving the child home alone. Mamoudou Gassama was propelled to global stardom in May after footage of him scaling the facade […]

France’s Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over IS tweets
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France’s Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over IS tweets

Leader of France's Rassemblement National (RN) far-right political party Marine Le Pen gestures as she delivers a speech at a meeting in Fréjus, southern France on September 16, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / YANN COATSALIOU French far-right leader Marine Le Pen voiced outrage Thursday after being ordered to undergo psychiatric […]

France’s World Cup keeper Lloris avoids jail over drink-driving
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France’s World Cup keeper Lloris avoids jail over drink-driving

Tottenham Hotspur's French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (L) arrives at Westminster Magistrates Court in central London on September 12, 2018. France's World Cup-winning captain Hugo Lloris is due to appear in court in London on Wednesday over a drink-driving charge after a roadside breathalyser test reportedly caught him two times over […]

‘President of the rich’ Macron tackles France’s poverty problem
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‘President of the rich’ Macron tackles France’s poverty problem

France's President Emmanuel Macron speaks during an event at the Philharmonie Luxembourg in Luxembourg on September 6, 2018, on the sidelines of a meeting on the future of the European Union. Ricardo, 53, has previously been Bordeaux's coach from 2005-2007 with a second place finish in the league and a […]

7 wounded in Paris knife attack, including British, Egyptian tourists
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7 wounded in Paris knife attack, including British, Egyptian tourists

French Police officers of the GSO security and intervention brigade enter a building during a police operation in Oberkampf street in the 11th arrondissement of Paris on September 10, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Thomas SAMSON A man wielding a knife and an iron bar injured seven people, including three […]

Macron plugs holes in cabinet as popularity sinks
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Macron plugs holes in cabinet as popularity sinks

French president Emmanuel Macron looks on as he meets with the pupils of the localised unit for scholar inclusion class (classe d'unite localisee pour l'inclusion scolaire – ULIS) at the Jules Renard secondary school in Laval, western France, on September 3, 2018, at the start of the school year in […]

Deadly clashes resume near Libya’s capital
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Deadly clashes resume near Libya’s capital

Vice President of the Presidential Council of Libya Ahmed Maiteeq speaks during a press conference in Tripoli on August 30, 2018, after clashes near Libya capital.<br />At least 27 people have been killed and 100 wounded in several days of fighting between rival militias near the Libyan capital, the health […]

French star Depardieu faces probe over alleged sex assaults, denies all
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French star Depardieu faces probe over alleged sex assaults, denies all

(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 25, 2018, French actor Gerard Depardieu waves as he arrives at the Town Hall in Brussels for a ceremony as part of the 'Brussels International Film Festival' (Briff).<br />According to judicial source on August 30, 2018, French actor Gerard Depardieu faces probe […]

Macron says he’s enemy number one for Orban, Salvini
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Macron says he’s enemy number one for Orban, Salvini

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech during a farewell ceremony at the Royal Theatre on August 29, 2018 in Copenhagen. / AFP PHOTO / Ludovic MARIN French President Emmanuel Macron upped his war of words with the nationalist leaders of Italy and Hungary on Wednesday, saying they were right […]

EU’s security must no longer depend on US: Macron
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EU’s security must no longer depend on US: Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech during the annual French ambassadors' conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris on August 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / PHILIPPE WOJAZER French President Emmanuel Macron said Monday that he would put forward new proposals for the European Union to boost […]

Four Canadian soliders killed in WWI to be buried in France
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Four Canadian soliders killed in WWI to be buried in France

Canadian flag and statue depicting armed forces Four Canadian soldiers killed in the First World War will finally be laid to rest Thursday in northern France, a century after their deaths, local authorities said Tuesday. Reported missing in August 1917, the four men aged 20 to 33 were killed during […]

Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months
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Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months

S Class Mercedes-Benz has sold a sum of 1,356,350 vehicles in the first seven months of this year, which represents an increase of 2.3 per cent and a new record. Mercedes-Benz maintained its market leadership as the premium brand with the highest number of new registrations in the first seven […]