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French vote marred by fraud allegations
Succession battle for leadership of main French opposition party is under dispute as both leaders claim victory.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 04:15 GMT
French PM defends handling of Toulouse gunman
Authorities reject allegations that intelligence failings allowed a known extremist to kill seven people.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 19:23 GMT
French PM tries to calm slaughter row
Fillon seeks to defuse row after suggesting Jews and Muslims should re-think dietary rules.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 11:16 GMT
Unspoken history: The last genocide of the 20th century
Despite evidence to the contrary, France still completely denies involvement in two of Africa's 20th century genocides.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:41 GMT
France unveils $138bn bid to slash deficit
French PM announces austerity measures and tax rises totalling $138bn in bid to eliminate budget deficit by 2016.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2011 14:36 GMT
France to announce deep budget cuts
Expected $11bn in spending cuts and tax increases aimed at keeping finances under control and boost credit rating.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2011 10:42 GMT
French PM criticises newspaper attack
Francois Fillon condemns firebomb attack on French weekly after it publishes controversial Islam-themed edition.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2011 21:09 GMT
French government loses majority in senate
Defeat seen as a blow to President Sarkozy just seven months before he seeks re-election.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2011 22:14 GMT
Banks snub proposed eurozone tax
European banks say Franco-German proposal to tax financial transations won't stabilise the markets.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 14:30 GMT
Merkel and Sarkozy push closer eurozone ties
German and French leaders propose tax on financial transactions and closer economic and fiscal policy in the eurozone.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2011 18:53 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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