May 19, 2020 9:23 am
In a joint statement, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron said the fund would see European Union budget money used to help sectors and regions that are particularly affected by the outbreak.
April 23, 2020 1:57 pm
“Put bluntly, you have just two choices: either die from COVID or end up like vegetables.”
April 15, 2020 10:35 am
The five veto-wielding powers - the United States, China, France, Russia and Britain - have been discussing a French text for a draft resolution.
April 01, 2020 1:18 am
The leaders discussed the domestic and international aspects of the crisis, and underlined the importance of global collaboration and solidarity in the present situation, a statement by the Ministry of External Affairs said.
February 28, 2020 10:21 pm
Decline in Emmanuel Macron’s popularity, his protracted battle over pensions in France, are a cautionary tale on perils of personality-driven politics.
January 13, 2020 4:18 pm
A statement issued by Elysée Palace said the two leaders discussed the situation in the region of Kashmir in the "spirit of trust and frankness" that characterises bilateral ties.
December 22, 2019 10:03 am
Earlier, Macron had announced that a French military operation killed 33 Islamic extremists in the Mopti region of central Mali on Saturday morning.
December 18, 2019 8:49 am
France’s third round of demonstrations and protest marches on Tuesday drew 615,000 people across the country, according to Interior Ministry figures, while the CGT union counted 1.8 million, Agence France-Presse reported.
December 05, 2019 7:29 am
There is much that these world leaders have on their plate, including issues related to China and Russia, and the future of arms control -- however, news on their two-day meeting has been mostly about the difference and disunity in the alliance
December 04, 2019 8:44 am
Trump said Macron's criticism of NATO was "very, very nasty" and questioned whether the U.S. military should defend any countries that were "delinquent" on alliance targets for national military spending.
February 09, 2019 10:10 am
These are the faces of France's yellow vest movement, an array of people with grievances so varied that sometimes it's hard to see what they have in common other than the fluorescent vests glowing from their chests.
December 08, 2018 11:04 am
Named after the fluorescent safety vests that all French motorists must carry, the protesters are billing their planned action on Saturday as “Act IV” of worst unrest seen in the capital since the 1968 student riots.
March 10, 2018 8:55 pm
French President Emmanuel Macron receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Saturday. The French premier is on a week-long visit to the country.