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Chirac withdraws controversial remarks on Iran

French President Jacques Chirac who gave a controversial interview to The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune and Le Nouvel Observateur in which he spoke of Iran's nuclear programme,......

Chirac signs 14 agreements with China in historic

French President Jacques Chirac and Chinese President Hu Jintao signed 14 economic agreements on Thursday.The largest contract is an order for 150 Airbus A320 passenger jets. The 14 agreements also......

First Look: French President Chirac woos China

French President Jacques Chirac held talks with Chinese President Hu Jintao on Thursday, on the second day of a visit dominated by promotion of French business in China. Top executives from French......

Indian relations with France, US

The visit of the French President, Jacques Chirac, to India was a relatively low-key affair, as the chatterati did not pay much attention to it. The forthcoming visit ofUS President George W Bush......

1st Look: Sikh kids' message to Chirac

A day after French President Jacques Chirac arrived in India, Sikh school children wearing turbans held a protest march against France's ban on the distinct headdress at state schools.Led by......

World's most expensive restaurants

Last June, during his country's failed bid to win the 2012 Olympics, French President Jacques Chirac insulted rival Britain by saying: "The only thing they've ever done for European agriculture is......

Top-earning world leaders

When Gordon Brown took over from Tony Blair as British prime minister earlier this year, he got an overnight raise of about $100,000 a year, increasing the 136,677-pounds salary he earned as......

Al Gore's amazing $100 million makeover!

Al Gore is a funny guy. And, for his $175,000 speaking fee, he tells this story: after leaving the White House and heading back to Tennessee sans motorcade -- "in a rented Ford Taurus," he sniffs......

Mittal to unveil acquisition plan

Mittal Steel, owned by NRI steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal, hopes to reduce some of the tension in France over its hostile $22.1 billion bid to take over Luxembourg-based Arcelor through a meeting next......

India, France to boost tourism

In a major boost to tourism, India and France, which is one of the top tourist generating markets for the country, on Monday signed an agreement to promote each other's destinations and share......

Chirac hails Zidane despite red card shame

French President Jacques Chirac paid a vibrant tribute on Sunday to retiring France captain Zinedine Zidane, who ended his career in shame after being sent off in the World Cup final.Chirac, who is......

Paris seeks Chirac help to boost bid

Faltering favourites Paris looks to Tuesday's arrival of French President Jacques Chirac in Singapore to boost its bid to stage the 2012 Olympic Games in Wednesday's vote by the International......

Heads of state vie to host 2016 Games

Whether they are presidents, kings or prime ministers, heads of state have muscled into the inner sanctum of the International Olympic Committee in recent years, successfully swinging votes for......

Yeltsin's legacy to live long after his death

Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Marat Safin and Maria Sharapova brought Russia tennis glory but it was keen player and avid fan Boris Yeltsin who helped to make the sport popular nation-wide.Russian tennis......

Zidane voted France's favourite

No buts about it, Zinedine Zidane is France's favourite personality.Despite the head butt on an Italian defender that arguably cost France the World Cup, the former captain of the national soccer......

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Q. "To night there is less love,less compassion and less light in the world."This is what President Jacques Chirac of France said.Why?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A.  more

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Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. Jacques Chirac being charged is news to the world but here in India it's not the same and will never be so. more

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. Who was elected president of France follwing the death of President Pompidou?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Jacques Chirac more

Shan Real
Q. Why 26th JANUARY is an important date in Indian Calender?
Shan Real:  A. The Republic Day of India is a national holiday of India to mark the transition of India from a British Dominion to a republic on January 26, 1950...... more

  Web results for Jacques Chirac
Portraits By George W. Bush

Apr 06, 2014 Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India. In an introductory video to the exhibit, Bush said, "I spent a lot of time on personal... ...
"En attendant Godot" - Europe waiting for France

By Paul Taylor PARIS (Reuters) - As President Francois Hollande goes through the French mid-term ritual of sacking his government and appointing a... ...
French voters deal blow to gov't, help far right

French voters dealt a severe blow to the Socialist government in Sunday's municipal elections, but the party saved face by retaining the crown... ...
'Fmr French prez hospitalized'

Reuters Paris: Former French President Jacques Chirac was admitted to a hospital near Paris on Monday for examinations due to pain linked to gout,... ...
Former French president Chirac in hospital with suspected gout

Jacques Chirac, who has been in poor health for several years, was hospitalised today near Paris for a suspected flare of gout, sources close to... ...

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