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IOC confirms Brisbane as preferred host for 2032 Olympics
Paris, Feb 25 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has narrowed down on Australian city Brisbane as its preferred candidate to host the 2032 Olympic Games.
2021-02-25
Category: International, France,Sports,Other Sports
France's daily Covid-19 infections hit three-month high
Paris, Feb 25 (IANS) France on Wednesday confirmed 31,519 new Covid-19 cases, the biggest one-day jump since mid-November last year, as very worrying situation in some departments forced the authorities to impose partial lockdown to fight the virus resurgence.
2021-02-25
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
PSG lose to Monaco, Lille extend lead in Ligue 1
Paris, Feb 22 (IANS) A patched-up Paris Saint-Germain lost to Monaco for the second time this season, as a 2-0 home defeat against Kylian Mbappe's former club handed title rivals Lille a four-point lead in the Ligue 1 standings. It was Mauricio Pochettino's second defeat since taking charge of the defending Ligue 1 champions.
2021-02-22
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
Macron urges Europe to boost strategic autonomy within NATO
Paris, Feb 20 (IANS) The "best possible involvement" of Europe within the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is to be "more in charge of its own security and its strategic autonomy," French President Emmanuel Macron told participants in a virtual special edition of the Munich Security Conference on Friday.
2021-02-20
Category: International, France,Politics
France reports 24,116 new Covid cases, 328 deaths
Paris, Feb 20 (IANS) With 24,116 new infections confirmed in the last 24 hours, France has counted an accumulative total of 3,560,764 Covid-19 cases as of Friday, according to data from the French Public Health Agency.
2021-02-20
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
French military presence in Sahel won't change in coming months: Macron
Paris, Feb 17 (IANS) President Emmanuel Macron told a press conference here that French military's presence in Africa's Sahel region will not change in the coming months.
2021-02-17
Category: International, France,Politics
France reports another 412 coronavirus deaths
Paris, Feb 16 (IANS) Since the coronavirus outbreak, France has reported a total of 82,226 deaths after another 412 people died in the past 24 hours, showed data from health authorities.
2021-02-16
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
PSG moves to top with narrow win over Nice, Lyon suffers setback
Paris, Feb 14 (IANS) Moise Kean netted the winner as Paris Saint-Germain beat Nice 2-1 at Parc des Princes to return to the top spot on the standings, while Lyon slipped up 2-1 at home to Montpellier.
2021-02-14
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
France registers 21,231 new COVID-19 infections in one day
Paris, Feb 14 (IANS) France reported 21,231 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the cumulative total of infections in the country to 3,448,617, the sixth-highest in the world.
2021-02-14
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
New study suggests Covid-19 presence in France in Nov 2019
Paris, Feb 12 (IANS) A study on serum samples of over 9,000 French adults has suggested that the novel coronavirus might have been present in the country as early as November 2019, as some sampled between that month and January 2020 tested positive for antibodies against the virus.
2021-02-12
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Injured Neymar ruled out for 4 weeks, to miss PSG vs Barca clash
Paris, Feb 12 (IANS) Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) attacking ace Neymar will be sidelined for up to four weeks with an adductor muscle injury, which means that the Brazilian star will not play the Champions League round of 16 first-leg clash against his former club Barcelona.
2021-02-12
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
France reports 25,387 new Covid-19 cases, 296 deaths
Paris, Feb 11 (IANS) France on Wednesday confirmed 25,387 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the highest daily total in a week. The country is facing a high risk of a rebound in the epidemic as more contagious variants of the virus continue to circulate, health authorities said.
2021-02-11
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Tsegay comes of age with world indoor 1500m record in Lievin
Lievin (France), Feb 10 (IANS) Ethiopia's Gudaf Tsegay established a new 1,500 metre indoor world record with a time of three minutes 53.09 seconds at the Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais.
2021-02-10
Category: International, France,Sports,Athletics
Tsegay renews women's world indoor 1,500m record in France
Lievin (France), Feb 10 (IANS) Gudaf Tsegay of Ethiopia improved the women's world indoor 1,500-meter record at the recent World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting in Lievin.
2021-02-10
Category: International, France,Sports,Athletics
France reports 20,586 new Covid cases
Paris, Feb 7 (IANS) France reported 20,586 new confirmed Covid-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the country's total number of infections to 3,317,333, according to health authorities.
2021-02-07
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France reports 20,586 new Covid-19 cases
Paris, Feb 7 (IANS) France reported 20,586 new confirmed Covid-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the country's total number of infections to 3,317,333, according to health authorities.
2021-02-07
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Pandemic situation particularly fragile: French PM
Paris, Feb 5 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic situation in France is "particularly fragile" due to the more infectious variants of the virus, but there was no need to impose a new nationwide lockdown at the moment, Prime Minister Jean Castex said.
2021-02-05
Category: International, France,Politics
France's single-day Covid deaths hit 1-week high
Paris, Feb 2 (IANS) In the last 24 hours, France registered 455 new coronavirus fatalities, which marked a one week high of single-day fatalities since January 25, according to Health Ministry data.
2021-02-02
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Pierre Gasly 6th F1 driver to test positive for Covid-19
Paris, Feb 1 (IANS) AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly has revealed he has tested positive for novel coronavirus and is self-isolating.
2021-02-01
Category: International, France,Sports,Motorsports
France logs 24,392 new Covid-19 cases in a day
Paris, Jan 31 (IANS) Amid an ongoing resurgence, France registered 24,392 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, which took the overall infection tally to 3,236,685, the sixth highest in the world, according to health authorities.
2021-01-31
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Macron reaffirms support for Lebanon in various fields
Paris, Jan 31 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron has reaffirmed his country's support for Lebanon in various fields.
2021-01-31
Category: International, France,Politics
French PM announces new stricter restrictions
Paris, Jan 30 (IANS) French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced that the country will impose a series of tighter restrictions from Sunday onwards, including border control, in an effort to contain the Covid-19 pandemic from further spreading.
2021-01-30
Category: International, France,Politics
France mulls additional restrictions
Paris, Jan 29 (IANS) The French government is considering introducing stricter coronavirus restrictions in the coming days to stem an alarming rise in confirmed cases of the new Covid-19 variants, Health Minister Olivier Veran said.
2021-01-29
Category: International, France,Politics
France reports another 23,770 coronavirus cases, 348 deaths
Paris, Jan 29 (IANS) France's Public Health Agency said that it has registered 23,770 new Covid-19 infections and 348 deaths in hospital.
2021-01-29
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
IOC chief rules out cancellation of Tokyo Olympics
Paris, Jan 28 (IANS) International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach reiterated the IOC's commitment to delivering the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Games this summer, adding that preparation work for Beijing 2022 is also progressing steadily.
2021-01-28
Category: International, France,Sports,Other Sports
France tallies 22,086 Covid-19 infections, 612 deaths in one day
Paris, Jan 27 (IANS) The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in France spiked by 22,086 over the past 24 hours and a further 612 patients succumbed to the disease, according to official data released on Tuesday.
2021-01-27
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France registers 445 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours
Paris, Jan 26 (IANS) France has reported 445 new Covid-19 related deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of fatalities to 73,494, health authorities' data showed on Monday.
2021-01-26
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France registers 23,924 new Covid-19 cases in a day
Paris, Jan 24 (IANS) France on Saturday reported 23,924 new cases of Covid-19 infection in a 24-hour span, raising the country's cumulative number of confirmed cases to 30,35,181, official data showed.
2021-01-24
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France's Covid-19 infections top 3mn
Paris, Jan 23 (IANS) France on Friday reported 23,292 more confirmed Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the country's total infections to 30,11,257, showed the government data website.
2021-01-23
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Macron announces $2.2bn investment in quantum technologies
Paris, Jan 22 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a five-year investment plan worth 1.8 billion euros ($2.2 billion) in quantum technologies, which he said would place his country among "the world's top three" in this field.
2021-01-22
Category: International, France,Politics
France's daily Covid-19 cases hit two-month high
Paris, Jan 21 (IANS) The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in France hit a two-month high at 26,784, health authorities said on Wednesday.
2021-01-21
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France registers 403 new Covid-19 deaths
Paris, Jan 19 (IANS) France on Monday reported 403 new Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, the heaviest daily toll since November 24, raising the country's coronavirus-related fatalities to 70,686, according to figures from the health authorities.
2021-01-19
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France registers 16,642 new coronavirus cases, 141 deaths
Paris, Jan 18 (IANS) France has registered 16,642 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, according to figures released by the Public Health Agency.
2021-01-18
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Burkina Faso's Zango smashes world indoor triple jump record
Paris, Jan 17 (IANS) Burkina Faso athlete Hugues Fabrice Zango produced the first standout athletics moment of 2021 by leaping to a new indoor triple jump world record of 18.07 metres.
2021-01-17
Category: International, France,Sports,Athletics
France's Covid death toll tops 70,000
Paris, Jan 17 (IANS) France reported 196 Covid-19 deaths in a 24-hour span on Saturday, taking the national tally to 70,142, according to the latest data released by the Public Health Agency.
2021-01-17
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Burkina Faso's Zango breaks world indoor triple jump record
Aubiere (France), Jan 16 (IANS) World bronze medallist Hugues Fabrice Zango produced the first standout athletics moment of the year by sailing to a world indoor triple jump record of 18.07 metres here on Saturday (16). The record is subject to the usual ratification procedure.
2021-01-16
Category: International, France,Sports,Athletics
France orders stricter curbs
Paris, Jan 15 (IANS) French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced a new series of stricter Covid--19 rules, among them an earlier nationwide curfew, as the pandemic "is under control" but remains "worrying" because of the new rapidly spreading variants.
2021-01-15
Category: International, France,Politics
France reports 23,852 new Covid-19 cases
Paris, Jan 14 (IANS) France has reported 23,852 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, the highest single-day tally since January 6, as more infectious variants circulate, posing growing risk of a rebound, health authorities data showed.
2021-01-14
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Macron announces over $600mn investment in space sector
Paris, Jan 13 (IANS) France will invest 500 million euros ($609.5 million) in boosting innovation in the space industry in an attempt to battle outgrowing US and Asian competition, President Emmanuel Macron has said.
2021-01-13
Category: International, France,Politics,Technology
EIB to support 11 Sahel nations under Great Green Wall initiative
Paris, Jan 11 (IANS) The European Investment Bank (EIB) on Monday announced that it aims to provide new financial and technical support to back sustainable agriculture, clean energy, water, infrastructure and private sector financing in 11 Sahel countries most vulnerable to a changing climate by 2025.
2021-01-11
Category: International, France,Environment/Wildlife
France confirms 15,944 new Covid-19 cases
Paris, Jan 11 (IANS) France has confirmed 15,944 new coronavirus cases, the lowest daily count since January 3, while the fatalities decreased for the seventh-running day to 151, according to data released by the Ministry of Health.
2021-01-11
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Pochettino celebrates first win with PSG, Lyon stays on top
Paris, Jan 10 (IANS) Mauricio Pochettino secured his first victory as Paris Saint-Germain coach after his team eased past Brest 3-0 at the Parc des Princes, but Rudi Garcia's Lyon maintained the lead at the top after a comeback 2-2 draw at Rennes.
2021-01-10
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
France records 20,177 new Covid-19 cases
Paris, Jan 10 (IANS) France has reported 20,177 new Covid-19 cases in te past 24 hours, bringing its accumulative tally to 2,824,920, according to the country's health authorities.
2021-01-10
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
FIFA to test concussion substitutes at Club World Cup
Paris, Jan 9 (IANS) World football governing body FIFA announced on Friday that the use of concussion substitutes will be tested at the Club World Cup in Qatar in February.
2021-01-09
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
Covid-19 cases, deaths spike again in France
Paris, Jan 6 (IANS) The number of new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in France spiked by 20,489 in a 24-hour span, and 867 patients succumbed to the disease, 522 of them in retirement homes, according to official data.
2021-01-06
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
France's Covid-19 death toll tops 65,000
Paris, Jan 4 (IANS) In yet another grim milestone in one of the hardest hit European countries, France's overall coronavirus death toll has surpassed the 65,000 mark, while the total caseload increased to more that 2.7 million, according to the Health Ministry.
2021-01-04
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine
Mauricio Pochettino appointed PSG head coach
Paris, Jan 3 (IANS) Argentine Mauricio Pochettino has been appointed as the new head coach of Paris-Saint Germain (PSG). He has signed a contract with the club until June 30, 2022, with an option for an extra year.
2021-01-03
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
Over 1,200 punished for attending illegal rave in France
Paris, Jan 3 (IANS) Over 1,200 revellers attending an illegal rave party in northwest France on New Year's Eve were sanctioned for defying anti-coronavirus sanitary rules, the Interior Ministr said.
2021-01-03
Category: International, France,Politics
PSG announce Pochettino as new manager
Paris, Jan 2 (IANS) Paris St Germain on Saturday officially announced Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager. The French Ligue 1 club said in a statement that the Argentinian former Tottenham Hotspur manager has signed a contract until June 30, 2022 plus an optional year.
2021-01-02
Category: International, France,Sports,Football
France tightens curfew in several regions to contain coronavirus
Paris, Jan 2 (IANS) The French government announced on Friday that the nationwide curfew to contain the coronavirus epidemic will be brought forward by two hours in 15 regions worst hit by the infections.
2021-01-02
Category: International, France,Health/Medicine