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24 October 2014   0 comments
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France to reclaim world's biggest wine producer crown: trade... 23 October 2014

France is poised to reclaim the crown as the world's biggest wine producer, according to forecasts published Thursday by the International Organisation of Vine and Wine.With...

Heads roll in Russia over Total crash 23 October 2014

Heads rolled in Russia Thursday over the plane crash that killed the CEO of French oil giant Total, with top airport managers resigning and four more staff detained.The...

Families of dead French monks accuse Algeria of 'confiscatin... 23 October 2014

The families of seven French monks killed in Algeria 18 years ago accused the authorities in the north African country Thursday of "confiscating evidence" about their...

France sends police reinforcements to Calais after migrant c... 23 October 2014

France's interior minister said Thursday he had dispatched 100 extra police to the port of Calais where an influx of illegal migrants trying to get to Britain is causing more and...

Russia detains four more suspects in Total crash probe

23 October 2014
Russian investigators detained four more staff members Thursday at the Moscow airport where the CEO of French oil giant Total died when his plane collided with a snow...

Russia detains four over Total boss plane crash

23 October 2014
Russia has detained four Moscow airport employees over a crash which killed the head of French oil giant Total when his jet hit a snowplough, investigators said Thursday.The...

Russia detains four over Total boss plane crash: investigato... 23 October 2014

Russia has detained four Moscow airport employees over a plane crash which killed the head of French oil giant Total, whose private jet hit a snowplough on takeoff, investigators...

'Twisted rope' clue to dangerous solar storms 22 October 2014

A "twisted rope" of magnetically-charged energy precedes solar storms that have the potential to damage satellites and electricity grids, French scientists said on...

France's Hollande to host talks on Nagorny Karabakh crisis 22 October 2014

French President Francois Hollande will on Monday mediate talks between the leaders of arch-foes Armenia and Azerbaijan in a bid to revive talks on a separatist conflict that has...

EU's Juncker wins green light for 'last chance' team 22 October 2014

The EU's incoming chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker vowed Wednesday to seize the "last chance" for the bloc as his team of commissioners won parliamentary approval to start...

Areva names number two Knoche as interim CEO 22 October 2014

French nuclear giant Areva said Wednesday its chief operating officer Philippe Knoche would take over as interim chief executive after CEO Luc Oursel stepped down for health...

A new 'progressive' party? PM's bold suggestion to 'save' Fr... 22 October 2014

France's prime minister called Wednesday for the creation of a new "progressive" party or alliance of parties, a bold move that would seek to plug divisions tearing the ruling...

Top Paris chef named 'cook of the year' 22 October 2014

French chef and sauce specialist Yannick Alleno on Wednesday scooped the title "cook of the year" in recognition of his highly individual and experimental take on traditional...

Total plane crash in Moscow: the probe 22 October 2014

An inexperienced air traffic controller, a snowplough driver who "lost his bearings": more claims emerged Wednesday about the Moscow plane crash that killed Total's CEO as...

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