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France's credit downgraded over reform doubts
Standard and Poor's decision comes as France's economic tensions rise and unemployment remains at around 11 percent.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 17:41 GMT
EU renews Turkey talks despite Taksim tension
Membership negotiations to resume, even as anti-government protests fuel diplomatic rows.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 07:26 GMT
Setback for Hollande's transparency drive
Bill to force politicians to declare their wealth diluted by legislators who propose penalties for reporters instead.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 02:18 GMT
Regional language campaigners denounce France
Basque, Catalan, Alsatian and Corsican speakers deliver petition to UNESCO in Paris asking for "cultural asylum".
Last updated: 17 May 2013 10:43 GMT
Eurozone sinks into longest recession
France leads EU slump after weak exports and Germany posts slow start to year as austerity continues to bite.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 19:43 GMT
France slides into recession as exports fall
Figures blamed on weak exports, investment and household spending as Germany also posts unexpectedly weak start to year.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 11:36 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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