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PHOTOS: When the 'tide of the century' hit France

A supertide turned France’s famed Mont Saint-Michel into an island and then retreated out of sight, delighting thousands of visitors who came to see the rare phenomenon. The so-called......

Cameron aims to 'steal' fighter deal from France: Report

British Prime Minister David Cameron will attempt to ‘steal’ a six billion pound Indian defence contract from under the nose of French President Francois Hollande when he visits New......

Hollande bestows France's highest honour on Amartya Sen

Calling Amartya Sen the ‘greatest humanist’ and a ‘great thinker’, French President Francois Hollande on Friday bestowed his country's highest decoration on the Nobel......

France, India should cooperate in civil N-energy: Hollande

President Francois Hollande on Friday pitched for French excellence finding its ‘rightful place’ in the fields of civil nuclear and renewable energy in India, even as he assured......

'HAL will be 'main partner' in Rafale aircraft deal'

Identifying Hindustan Aeronautics Limited as its "’main partner’ in the multirole combat aircraft deal, France's Dassault Aviation today said it will set up a joint venture company with......

Dhoni is co-owner of Chennai football franchise

After cricketers Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, now the Indian cricket team’s captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, has shown an interest in football. Dhoni on Monday became the......

The stunning Lamborghini Huracan will soon be in India

At a time when super luxury car makers Sweden’s Agera, Germany’s Gumpert and France’s Buggatti have failed to excite India’s billionaires, Lamborghini grew by 29 per cent to......

Markets kick off Q3 on a positive note; Sensex, Nifty end higher

The Sensex closed higher by 66.12 points at 26220.95 and the Nifty gained 2 points at 7,950.90. Markets closed marginally higher on the first day of Q3 FY16, amid positive global cues, led by IT......

Volkswagen's cheating and China's exports showcase diesel woes

For several years diesel gained market share over gasoline, particularly in Europe, where governments encouraged motorists to switch to diesel in the belief that its superior fuel economy would......

Volatility? Don't be scared, says Rajan

  RBI Governor also warned that the central banks globally might have engendered excessive fragility in the system. Amid concerns in India and other global markets about uncertainty over a......

Shah Rukh Khan's French Connection

The superstar gets France's highest honour. When Shah Rukh Khan received France’s highest honour -- the Knight of the Legion of Honour -- on Tuesday, July 1, at an event held at the Taj Mahal......

James Franco, Joaquin Phoenix: Oscar Omissions 2014

James Franco and Julie Delpy are some of the actors, who deserved to be nominated for the 2014 Oscars but lost out. It’s award season, and with the Oscars just a few days away, we’ve......

Keira Knightley weds James Righton in France

Keira Knightley and her Klaxons’ keyboard player fiance James Righton have tied the knot in a very low-key and fuss-free wedding in France.The British actress, who’s worth over 30......

'How many lives can these outsiders have?'

'Outsiders are the ones who have to make the biggest journey to realise themselves, to come back to some sense of normality.' Director Jacques Audiard and actor Jesuthasan Antonythasan discuss the......

1st Hockey Test: Clinical India blank France

India’s Chinglensana Singh in action. Photograph: Hockey India/Facebook Talented Chinglensana Singh and seasoned S V Sunil scored a goal each as the Indian men's hockey team started their......

Gasquet downs Wawrinka in battle of booming backhands

France’s Richard Gasquet celebrates after winning his match against Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland at Wimbledon on Thursday. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters Richard Gasquet sent French......

Late goals send France into quarter-finals

France ended Nigeria’s hopes of a first World Cup quarter-final appearance when they scored two late goals to beat the Super Eagles 2-0 in a rough second-round match on Monday. Paul Pogba put......

4 stars who fell from fame to shame after winning the World Cup

France’s Zinedine Zidane, Argentina’s Diego Maradona, Brazil’s Ronaldo and Italy’s Fabio Cannavaro etched their names in football folklore by winning the game’s......

Timeline: Nicolas Anelka haunted by controversy

West Bromwich Albion and France’s Nicolas Anelka is consistently in the news for all the wrong reasons. On Tuesday he was charged by the FA for celebrating a goal, during an English Premier......
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Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi

The nation on Friday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 146th birth anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi,... ...
Markets kick off Q3 on a positive note; Sensex, Nifty end higher

The Sensex closed higher by 66.12 points at 26220.95 and the Nifty gained 2 points at 7,950.90. Markets closed marginally higher on the first day... ...
Goalie Sreejesh gets confidence lift after training stint under Staniforth

IMAGE: Indian hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh looks on during a practice session. Photograph: Jeff Gross/Getty Images Indian hockey team goalkeeper... ...
Blatter still wants to be in office!

Sepp Blatter leaves after his statement during a news conference. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters Sepp Blatter has not ruled out trying to stay... ...
NASA confirms signs of flowing water on Mars

Scientists have found the first evidence that briny water may flow on the surface of Mars during the planet's summer months. Dark, narrow, 100... ...

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