Tag: FRANCE

Women killed by their partners: confronting the horror

by Marie DHUMIERES and Emmanuel DUPARCQ with Anne LEC'HVIEN On April 22, a barge picked up the body of a woman stuffed into a suitcase...

France’s yellow vests seek show of strength for anniversary

by Alexandre HIELARD and Stuart WILLIAMS French "yellow vest" protesters are planning a series of nationwide demonstrations this weekend in a bid to show the...

Thais, Frenchman could face firing squad in Bali drug cases

Two Thai women and a Frenchman could face the death penalty after they were caught smuggling drugs into Bali, the Indonesian holiday island's customs...

Paris showgirls ride out feminist wave with fitness tips

Pictures by Christophe Archambault Video by Natalie Handel by Rana MOUSSAOUI How can Paris cabarets, with their near-identical lines of statuesque, scantily-clad showgirls and cancan dancers, adapt...

75 years ago, Paris freed from Nazi occupation

by Juliette Baillot In August 1944 ordinary Parisians roseĀ up, led by Resistance fighters supported by workers, women and even priests to throw off the Nazi...

France to Iraq: Don’t execute ISIS French citizens

France said Tuesday it was stepping up efforts to stop Iraq executing four French citizens convicted of fighting alongside the Islamic State (IS) group. An...

Macron win sends EURO on seven-month high

FXTM Chief Market Strategist Hussein Sayed said the Emanuel Macron massive win in the French presidential elections which has sent the Euro on a...
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