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French workers need to work until age 64 to get full pension

French prime minister Edouard Philippe has announced that the minimum retirement age will remain 62, but workers will have to work until 64 to...

France threatens EU retaliation over US plan for tariffs on cheese and Champagne

France has hit back at a US threat to slap 100% tariffs on French cheese, Champagne and other products, with the president telling Donald...

Global Fund raises $14bn to fight Aids, TB and malaria

Almost $14bn has been raised to finance the global fight against Aids, tuberculosis and malaria over the next three years, French President Emmanuel Macron...

Global Fund seeks billions to fight Aids, TB and malaria

Heads of state, chief executives and global health leaders have gathered in France to try to raise at least $14bn to finance the fight...

Edward Snowden calls on French leader Macron to grant him asylum

Former US National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked classified documents detailing government surveillance programmes, is calling on French President Emmanuel Macron to...

Commuters walk or cycle to work in worst Paris transport strikes since 2007

The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade disrupted tourists’ plans and forced commuters to work from home or...

Iranian president demands sanctions lifted before talks

The president of Iran has back-pedalled on possible talks with Donald Trump, and now says the US president first must lift sanctions imposed on...

Bolsonaro defiant as global fears escalate over Amazon wildfires

As global concerns rise over raging fires in the Amazon, Brazil’s government has complained that it is being targeted in smear campaign by critics...

Boris Johnson putting feet on Macron’s table ’embarrassing’ – Alastair Campbell

Boris Johnson is embarrassing the UK with his behaviour towards European leaders, including the “arrogance” of putting his feet on Emmanuel Macron’s table, Alastair...

Bonhomie but no Brexit breakthrough as Johnson and Macron meet

French President Emmanuel Macron stood proudly on the top step leading to the imposing Elysee Palace as he watched Boris Johnson’s car pull into...

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Riot declared as fire burns in Portland police union offices

Authorities in Portland, Oregon, have declared a riot after a fire inside a police union building. Demonstrations are continuing in the US city that had...

Storm on Greek island kills five, including baby

Five people, including an elderly couple and an eight-month-old baby, have been found dead after a storm hit the Greek island of Evia. Two others...

More than 500 migrants cross English Channel to Britain in three days

More than 500 migrants have crossed the English Channel to the UK in just three days. Dozens more migrants braved the dangerous crossing to Britain...

Boris Johnson ‘would close shops and pubs ahead of schools’

UK prime minister Boris Johnson has spoken of “a moral duty” to get all children back in class amid indications he would force pubs,...

Protesters storm government buildings as fury over Beirut blast fuels violence

Public fury over this week’s massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn on Saturday as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours...
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