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Attacker killed at Paris Orly...

Attacker killed at Paris Orly...

Europe

Sat, Mar 18 2017

A man has been shot dead after grabbing a soldier's gun at Orly airport in Paris, French officials...

Shooting attack by grenade-wielding...

Shooting attack by grenade-wielding...

Europe

Thu, Mar 16 2017

All schools in Grasse were locked down after the late-morning shooting, which led panicked students to...

Letter bomb at IMF's Paris office injures...

Letter bomb at IMF's Paris office injures...

Europe

Thu, Mar 16 2017

A letter exploded when it was opened at the offices in central Paris of the International Monetary Fund...

French Alps avalanche engulfs 'many'...

French Alps avalanche engulfs 'many'...

Europe

Tue, Mar 7 2017

The avalanche hit at about 10am local time (0900 GMT)

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Footpaths are for pedestrians, not...

Editorial

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Letters were sent out to eight diplomatic missions in Dhaka requesting them to shift their security apparatus...

France's Le Pen loses EU immunity over...

France's Le Pen loses EU immunity over...

Europe

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The far-right leader faces three-year prison term for 'publishing violent images'

French police sniper accidentally shoots...

French police sniper accidentally shoots...

Europe

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Marksman was positioned on a roof around 100m from the tent where the president was inaugurating a new...

French presidential candidate compares...

French presidential candidate compares...

Europe

Wed, Mar 1 2017

Embattled former Prime Minister Francois Fillon claims 'thugs and enemies of democracy' disrupting campaign...

Riot police confront banned anti-police...

Riot police confront banned anti-police...

Europe

Thu, Feb 23 2017

The protest was the latest of several, since a 22-year-old black man was allegedly raped with a police...

French populist leader cancels meet...

French populist leader cancels meet...

Europe

Tue, Feb 21 2017

French law bans headscarf in the public service and for high school pupils, in the name of church-state...

Paris to build bulletproof wall around...

Paris to build bulletproof wall around...

Europe

Sat, Feb 11 2017

A €300m overhaul is planned to modernise the site over the next 15 years in a bid to improve and reorganise...

Security fears dictate new route for...

Security fears dictate new route for...

Europe

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Last year's carnival was already the object of heightened security in the wake of the November 2015 jihadist...

Explosion at French nuclear plant, no...

Explosion at French nuclear plant, no...

Europe

Thu, Feb 9 2017

Five people suffered smoke inhalation but there were no serious injuries

Infographic: France presidential...

Infographic: France presidential...

Europe

Wed, Feb 8 2017

France elects a new president in a two-round contest that takes place on April 23 and May 7. Here are...

Violence spreads in Paris suburbs after...

Violence spreads in Paris suburbs after...

Europe

Wed, Feb 8 2017

The unrest is playing out against a backdrop of growing political uncertainty in France, with support...

France's Fillon under pressure to quit...

France's Fillon under pressure to quit...

World

Mon, Feb 6 2017

France faces a week of political uncertainty with Francois Fillon, the rightwing presidential candidate,...

Infographic: Recent Paris terror...

Infographic: Recent Paris terror...

Europe

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A machete-wielding man who attacked a soldier outside the Louvre museum in Paris was shot and seriously...

Soldier shoots knife attacker near Louvre...

Soldier shoots knife attacker near Louvre...

World

Fri, Feb 3 2017

The attacker was seriously wounded after the incident, outside Carrousel du Louvre shopping centre

India to launch 103 satellites in record...

India to launch 103 satellites in record...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 5 2017

If successful, India will set a world record as the first country to launch the most satellites in one...

French Socialists bid to rally primary...

French Socialists bid to rally primary...

Europe

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Fillon and Le Pen are tipped to make it through to the presidential run-off in May, with Fillon ultimately...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Security forces across Asia were on alert on Friday ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays, as...