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France-Italy FEUD: Macron ‘RESPONSIBLE’ for spiralling relations – ‘Fanning the flames!’

23.01.2019 14:08

ITALY has reignited a simmering row with France after its populist government accused Paris of impoverishing Africa and of stifling its former colonies’ economic growth. Jordan Bardella, a spokesman for France’s far-right Rassemblement national party, blamed Emmanuel Macron for worsening relations with Italy as he accused the president of insulting Rome’s populist leaders.


Sala search suspended as Cardiff chairman confirms club wanted different travel arrangements

23.01.2019 13:26

Cardiff City wanted Emiliano Sala to take a commercial flight to Wales from France, club chairman Mehmet Dalman has said, with police having called off the search for the missing player for a second day. Sala, who was confirmed as Cardiff’s record signing on Saturday after opting to leave Ligue 1 side Nantes, was on […]


John Amaechi fears NBA London game may not return for years if it goes to France

23.01.2019 13:08

Former NBA star John Amaechi fears that if the yearly NBA London game transfers to Paris it might not return to for years.

Tags: NBA, London, France

France aware of Huawei risks, will act when times comes - minister

23.01.2019 12:37

France is aware of the risks of China's Huawei Technologies access to next-generation mobile networks and will take measures when the time comes, its foreign minister said on Wednesday.


Braving dangerous waters, Iranians seek a better life in Britain

23.01.2019 11:57

The traffickers told Fardin Gholami that a fishing boat would take him from France to England at midnight, but when he and five other Iranian asylum seekers got to the beach, all they found was an inflatable dinghy with nobody to sail it.


Balotelli joins Marseille until the end of the season

23.01.2019 10:42

Mario Balotelli has joined Marseille from Nice on a deal that will run for the rest of the 2018-19 season. The Italy striker impressed in his first two seasons in Ligue 1, scoring 33 goals in 51 appearances in France’s top flight. However, he has failed to find the net in a difficult few months […]

Tags: Italy, France, Mars, Goa

Connie Britton on "ambitious storytelling" of "SMILF," Frankie Shaw allegations

23.01.2019 9:46

Actress Connie Britton is known for her versatile performances. She is returning as a guest star in the new season of Showtime's comedy series, "SMILF." The show follows Bridgette, a single mom struggling to give her son a better life. Britton portrays Bridgette's boss, Ally, a rich and self-consumed stay-at-home mom. Britton joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her role. She also addresses misconduct allegations against the show's creator and star, Frankie Shaw.


‘We will WIN this battle!’ Yellow Vests chaos SPREADS to Spain

23.01.2019 9:41

YELLOW Vest protests that began in France over President Emmanuel Macron’s crippling 23 percent fuel hike have bled into Spain, making it at least the fourth EU member state to experience the fiery populist revolt.


Merkel reveals EU ARMY plan as she boasts 'we can be BIGGER than United States'

23.01.2019 9:19

ANGELA Merkel has boasted about Germany and France's plans for an EU Army in a defiant speech where she warned it would be bigger than the US forces.


AFP to cut 95 jobs, CEO says, scaling back initial 125 target

23.01.2019 8:21

Agence France-Presse will cut 95 jobs over the next five years, 30 fewer than announced in October, without affecting targeted savings, CEO Fabrice Fries said Monday. Presenting a revised version of his "transformation plan" to employee representatives, Fries said the company would still save 14 million euros ($15.9 million) on wage costs and five million euros on other expenses by 2023. To achieve this, management will convert 15 of the current 175 expatriate postings into local jobs and realise savings through replacing senior employees with younger ones.


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