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'Chameleon Bonaparte' Chirac dominated French politics for decades

26 Sep 2019

PARIS Former French President Jacques Chirac, who died on Thursday aged 86, dominated French politics for decades and stirred national pride with his opposition to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

'Chameleon Bonaparte' Chirac dominated French politics for decades

26 Sep 2019

PARIS Former French President Jacques Chirac, who died on Thursday aged 86, dominated French politics for decades and stirred national pride with his opposition to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

'Chameleon Bonaparte' Chirac dominated French politics for decades

26 Sep 2019

PARIS Former French President Jacques Chirac, who died on Thursday aged 86, dominated French politics for decades and stirred national pride with his opposition to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

Karl Lagerfeld: fashion's prolific commander-in-chief

19 Feb 2019

PARIS Karl Lagerfeld enjoyed the stature of a god among mortals in the world of fashion, where he stayed on top for well over half of a century and up to his death, at an age almost nobody apart from himself knew with to-the-day precision. | Video

France asks Google to pull photos after helicopter jailbreak

09 Oct 2018

PARIS France has asked Google to remove photos of prisons from the internet, including one from which a notorious criminal known as "the jailbreak king" escaped by helicopter this year.

France bids adieu to Aznavour, pays tribute to Armenian roots

05 Oct 2018

PARIS France bid farewell to Charles Aznavour on Friday in a tribute that reflected the late singer's status as a national icon at home as well as the country of his roots, Armenia.

France bids adieu to Aznavour, pays tribute to Armenian roots

05 Oct 2018

PARIS France bid farewell to Charles Aznavour on Friday in a tribute that reflected the late singer's status as a national icon at home as well as the country of his roots, Armenia.

Charles Aznavour, beloved French crooner, dies at 94

01 Oct 2018

PARIS French singer Charles Aznavour, who stole the hearts of millions with decades of haunting love songs, has died aged 94, his spokeswoman said on Monday.

Macron's fired former guard defends himself at Senate inquiry

19 Sep 2018

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron's closest security officer, fired after video showed him beating May Day protesters, defended himself before a Senate inquiry on Wednesday, saying he was neither a police officer nor a genuine bodyguard. | Video

Macron's government in flux as key ally plans to quit post

18 Sep 2018

PARIS France's interior minister, one of President Emmanuel Macron's closest allies, has announced plans to quit the government and run for election as mayor of Lyon in 2020, adding to doubts and instability around the young leader's administration.

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