Tuesday, November 12, 2013
The French government said Sunday it would borrow 4.5 billion euros by the end of 2013 to settle debts left by the collapse of the Credit Lyonnais bank two decades ago.
Sunday, November 10, 2013
Talks on curbing Iran's nuclear program ended with no deal early Sunday after France objected that proposed measures didn't go far enough. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said "significant progress" had been made on the remaining differences.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
With a boost from Russia and China, Secretary of State John Kerry mounted a major diplomatic push Friday to reach an interim nuclear deal with Iran, despite fierce opposition from Israel and uncertainty in Congress.
Italian police on Friday said they had arrested a suspected Somali trafficker behind a migrant boat that sank with the loss of 366 lives who also allegedly raped some of the women on board.
Italian police on Thursday seized 300 million euros (US$400 million) in assets including 18 properties and 235 hectares of land from a businessman whose declared yearly income was just four euros.
Britain's top spy chiefs warned in an unprecedented television appearance on Thursday that al-Qaida and other enemies were “lapping up” intelligence leaks by Edward Snowden and using them to change the way they operate.
Friday, November 8, 2013
Albert II, the Belgian king who abdicated in July, believes his yearly state allowance of 923,000 euros is too little to live on and wants an increase, press reports said Thursday.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
France's most prominent black politician has warned that the country's social cohesion is under threat from a rising tide of racism of which she herself has been the victim.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013