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More and more French joining Mideast jihad

France was the first country to join U.S. airstrikes against Islamic State extremists.

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Police mix-up frees 3 suspected jihadis in France

Lawyers for the three men said Wednesday they were not on the run and available for police questions.

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In this still image from video published on the Internet on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, by a group calling itself Jund al-Khilafah, or Soldiers of the Caliphate, a captive Frenchman appeals to French President Francois Hollande to help free him. (Source: AP)

France won’t stop fight against Islamic State despite kidnapping: French PM

The 55-year-old man was abducted in Algeria on Monday by a splinter group from al-Qaida’s North African branch.

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Islamic State tells followers to attack US, French citizens

The United States is building an international coalition to destroy the radical Sunni Muslim group.

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France launches airstrikes on Islamic State supply depot, kills dozens of fighters

French President Francois Hollande announced that the target was “entirely destroyed”.

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Russia says ‘certain progress’ reached in Ukraine crisis talks

The foreign ministry said the sides focused on ways to quickly halt fighting and establish Ukraine’s control over its border with Russia .

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Barack Obama, Francois Hollande call on Putin to pressure Ukraine rebels

Obama and Hollande called for a meeting “as quickly as possible with separatist elements.

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France presses Indian govt on Rs 60,000 crore Rafale deal

Fabius held “fruitful” consultations with Swaraj on key bilateral, regional and international issues.

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A Matter of Honour

Darpok, a short film by Rakesh Mehta about a boy who sees his mother being raped, travels to the Cannes Film Festival.

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France offers to send troops to Nigeria to rescue kidnapped schoolgirls

Paris has a major interest in preventing Nigeria’s security situation from deteriorating.

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Siemens, France weigh in as GE preps Alstom deal

Though Alstom is privately owned, France issued a stark reminder of the influence the government holds over a company.

Will clarify who is First Lady before US trip: Hollande

A leading legislator from the opposition conservative UMP party accused the president of taking unreasonable risks with his security.

French President Francois Hollande arrives to deliver his speech at his annual news conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris. (AP)

Under affair cloud, French President says he is going through ‘painful moments’

Hollande expresses “indignation” over reports of his affair, calls it a “violation that touches a personal liberty”.

The outsider card

Is racism alive and kicking in the country that was built on equality and fraternity? Is it on the rise in France?

Lufthansa walkout hits flights at Paris

The surprise protest comes amid tensions over a restructuring plan that foresees job cuts for Lufthansa in France.

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