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By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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France to play Davis Cup final against Belgium in Lille

PARIS (Reuters) – The Davis Cup final between France and Belgium will be played at Lille’s Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Nov. 24-26, the French tennis federation announced on Tuesday. (adsbygoogle = More...

By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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France defends Iran nuclear deal, Trump to decide soon

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – France made a fresh plea on Monday for the United States to preserve the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and suggested its provisions expiring after a decade could be strengthened, as U.S. More...

By news On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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France reach Davis Cup final after Tsonga beat Lajovic

LILLE, France (Reuters) – France punched their ticket to the Davis Cup final when Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat Dusan Lajovic 2-6 6-2 7-6(5) 6-2 to give the hosts an unassailable 3-1 lead against Serbia on Sunday. More...

By news On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Rich, smoky and aromatic: The best white wines from the Alsace region of France | Food | Life & Style

[ Alsace in the far east of France is a wine region with German influences. It’s the source of some very interesting white wines, which usually come labelled by the grape variety – this is unusual in France. Most More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Man arrested after attacking soldier in Paris

PARIS (Reuters) – An assailant attacked a soldier on a counter-terrorism patrol in Paris on Friday, France’s armed forces minister said, the latest in a series of strikes targeting troops protecting transport More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Energy firms battle startups to wire Europe’s highways for electric cars

PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The battle over how and where Europeans charge their electric cars is expanding from the continent’s cities to its motorways. Power utilities, tech start-ups and oil majors More...

By news On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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You could buy a French castle for just €50 – but there’s a catch | Travel News | Travel

Anyone heading to the French region should forgo a hotel or a chalet and instead go for a castle. A 15th-century castle is up for grabs for those looking to invest, for just €50. Located in Dordogne, the Château Le More...

By news On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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JP Morgan says no plans to take control of Ubisoft despite stake

PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. bank JP Morgan said it had no plans to take control of video games maker Ubisoft, making the statement after a disclosure that it indirectly held about 11 percent of Ubisoft’s shares. More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Turkey will take its own security measures after Russia defense deal: Erdogan

ANKARA (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday dismissed NATO allies’ concern over Turkey’s deal to buy a missile defense system from Russia and said Ankara would continue to take the security More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Olympics: Games won’t solve our problems, lament Paris suburb residents

SAINT-DENIS, France (Reuters) – As French officials get ready to uncork the champagne to celebrate securing the 2024 Olympics, in Saint-Denis, the underprivileged district just north of Paris where much of More...