[QODLink]
person > Jean-Pierre Raffarin
Result(s): 11 - 18 of about 18  < PREVIOUS   |  NEXT >
Muslim headscarves in state schools have become a political challenge to France's fundamental values of openness and tolerance and so must be banned from state classrooms, Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin has said.
French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin has asked national carrier Air France to cancel US-bound flights for two days because of a threat to security.
France has asked people to work an extra day each year to finance improved health care for the elderly and handicapped.
As many as 300,000 Roman Catholic pilgrims are expected to flock to the Vatican on Sunday for the beatification of Mother Teresa, just six years after the death of the so-called Saint of the Gutters.
The French prime minister has said his government will only legislate as a "last resort" on Muslim girls wearing Islamic scarves in school.
French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin is pleading with his cabinet not to humiliate themselves in a new reality TV show. 
Doctors and politicians have blamed the French government for an estimated 3000 deaths that occurred during a record-breaking heatwave.

French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin on Friday pledged $ 195 million in aid to Morocco during a one-day official visit to the north African country.

 < PREVIOUS    |  NEXT >
Featured on Al Jazeera
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
 
 
< >