Sunday 17 December 2017

France

France

Jacques Chirac found guilty of misusing public funds

Jacques Chirac found guilty of misusing public funds

The former French president receives a suspended two-year sentence for crimes related to his tenure as mayor of Paris.

French Satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo offices is burned out after it prints Muhammad cartoon

French Satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo offices  is burned out after it prints Muhammad cartoon

The offices of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo have been burned out in a petrol-bomb attack after a special Arab spring edition entitled "Sharia Hebdo" featured a cartoon of t...

Muammar Gaddafi, the leader that united tribes in Libya, was murdered. Now the real chaos begins.

Muammar Gaddafi, the leader that united tribes in Libya, was murdered. Now the real chaos begins.

It is unclear what Western leaders' interest was when supporting the assassination of Gaddafi, but it looks like the civil war is just beginning now with the colorful leader's death, as h...

Sarkozy and Bruni ‘profoundly happy’ to welcome baby Giulia

Sarkozy and Bruni ‘profoundly happy’ to welcome baby Giulia

Proud papa Nicolas Sarkozy, the first French president to have a baby in office, says he and wife Carla Bruni-Sarkozy feel “a very profound happiness” over the birth of their baby girl - ...

Sweet tooth beware: France to impose fat tax on sugary drinks

France to impose fat tax on sugary drinks

France is to impose a 'fat tax' on sugary soft drinks in an attempt to combat increasing child obesity.