Macron condemns 1961 massacre of Iranian protesters in Paris

President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday condemned as “inexcusable” a deadly crackdown by Paris police on a 1961 protest by Algerians, the scale of which was covered up for decades by French authorities. French President Emmanuel Macron stands at attention after laying a wreath near the Pont de Bezons in Colombes near Paris [Rafael Yaghobzadeh/AP Photo] … Continue reading Macron condemns 1961 massacre of Iranian protesters in Paris

Highlights from the 2021 Venice Film Festival

Audrey Diwan’s L’Evenement, or Happening, a film about illegal abortions in 1960s France, has won the Venice Film Festival’s top prize, the Golden Lion. The gut-punching drama impressed viewers with its portrayal of a young woman desperate to arrange a termination, at a time when it could mean a prison term or death, to continue … Continue reading Highlights from the 2021 Venice Film Festival

Mbappé signing to be completed before Tuesday

Kylian Mbappe Kylian Mbappé seems closer to Real Madrid than ever before. The Spanish club's latest bid of €170 million plus €10 million in future add-ons is likely to be accepted by PSG, who were determined to make their money back on the forward that they signed from AS Monaco. On last night's 'El Chiringuito', … Continue reading Mbappé signing to be completed before Tuesday

Messi ‘impatient’ to start training with French giants PSG

Argentine football star Lionel Messi said that he was looking forward to begin training with Paris Saint-Germain but acknowledged that it was "difficult" to leave Barcelona after so many years. "My only will now is to begin the training sessions. I want to work with the staff and my teammates," Messi said at a press … Continue reading Messi ‘impatient’ to start training with French giants PSG

Suspect surrenders after killing Catholic priest

A Catholic priest was murdered on Monday in the French western region of Vendée, Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin said on Twitter. Photo by Marcelo Chagas on Pexels.com Darmanin expressed "all his support to the Catholics of our country" and said he was headed to the site in Saint-Laurent-sur-Sèvre. A suspect handed himself over to police … Continue reading Suspect surrenders after killing Catholic priest

Equatorial Guinea detains 6 French soldiers

Six French soldiers were detained at the Bata airport in Equatorial Guinea on Thursday morning while stopping to refuel their helicopter, according to the French military and local media. Vice President of Equatorial Guinea Teodorin Obiang The six, who the army said were still awaiting authorisation to take off, were detained a day after a Paris court upheld … Continue reading Equatorial Guinea detains 6 French soldiers

Emmanuel Macron switches phone over espionage concerns

Hungary, Israel and Algeria on Thursday probed allegations that Israeli-made spyware was used on journalists, rights activists and 14 heads of state, as French leader Emmanuel Macron ordered tighter security and changed his phone over espionage concerns. Francis Emmanuel Macron President Macron -- whose name was on a list of alleged targets -- ordered "a … Continue reading Emmanuel Macron switches phone over espionage concerns

PEGASUS: Morocco sues Amnesty International

Morocco has filed defamation claims against Amnesty International and a French NGO who claim its intelligence services used the Pegasus mobile phone spyware against dozens of French journalists, lawyers for the government said Thursday. Emmanuel Macron Paris prosecutors opened their own inquiry this week into the claims by Amnesty and the French media nonprofit Forbidden … Continue reading PEGASUS: Morocco sues Amnesty International

Best anti-aging tips you should learn from French women

French Women are considered the epitome of beauty and grace at every age. It is said that a french woman can never lose her sense of style. What is it about them that makes their beauty effortlessly natural? Many of us think that one has to invest in eye-lifts and botox for defying the signs … Continue reading Best anti-aging tips you should learn from French women

Barcelona studying a cost-cutting formula for France international footballer

Barcelona are continuously studying formulas to make the Antoine Griezmann swap deal happen. They need him off the wage bill.  Antoine Griezmann Griezmann is not up for losing any of his money, however, and is part of a collective pandemic deal that he doesn’t want to break. It was signed by all the squad in … Continue reading Barcelona studying a cost-cutting formula for France international footballer