As French strikes over pension reform take a deeper toll, union leaders are reportedly divided over how long they can and should continue protests. The Senate today debated the proposed rise in retirement age.
10/21/2010 05:30 pm
French strikes over pension reforms turned violent today as hard-line elements from an oil-workers union vowed to press on.
10/19/2010 06:06 pm
French strikes against pension reforms continued today. A large protest is expected this weekend as unions and the French Left continue to take on President Nicolas Sarkozy.
10/13/2010 01:56 pm
Louis Caprioli, the former head of France’s domestic intelligence agency, says the raft of travel warnings suggests that 'something real is afoot.'
10/06/2010 04:22 pm
France arrested 12 suspects in three cities. Western governments are focusing on 'homegrown' terrorism amid concerns that Al Qaeda is tapping sympathizers with citizenship in Western countries.
10/05/2010 03:29 pm
The traditional life of Gypsies in France is under assault amid a law-and-order push and pressure to stop traveling.
08/12/2010 05:40 pm
Astronomers have for the first time made detailed measurements of an exoplanet in the temperate zone around its star. Their conclusion: It looks a lot like a planet in our solar system.
03/17/2010 05:13 pm
After fights over burqas and Muslim-rights and France's national identity, French politicians are taking on the burger. Because it's a symbol of American imperialism? Mais non! A French fast-food chain is dishing up a pork-free halal sandwich.
02/18/2010 03:58 pm
Does President Obama realize the difficulty of the task faced by America’s young men and women there?
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