French President Francois Hollande

November 29, 2015
November 29, 2015

Global rallies demand climate action

People wearing hold signs as they participate in the human chain demonstration near Republique Square on the eve of the COP21 Conference opening, Paris, France, 29 November 2015.

November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015

David Cameron hold talks with French President

David Cameron is holding talks in Paris with French President Francois Hollande on co-operation in the fight against so-called Islamic State.

November 14, 2015
November 14, 2015

Paris attacks ‘act of war by IS’

France's President Francois Hollande says the attacks in Paris that killed at least 127 people and wounded more than 180 are an "act of war" organised by Islamic State.

November 14, 2015
November 14, 2015

Dhaka strongly condemns Paris attacks

President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina strongly condemn the terrorist attacks in Paris that killed 140 people and left many others injured.

October 4, 2015
October 4, 2015

16 dead in French Riviera floods

Violent storms and flooding have hit south-eastern France, killing at least 16 people with three more missing, officials say.

September 27, 2015
September 27, 2015

France carries out first air strikes on IS in Syria

France claims to have carried out its first air strikes against the Islamic State group in Syria following nearly three weeks of surveillance flights.

September 17, 2015
September 17, 2015

Military seizes power in Burkina Faso

Presidential guard officers in Burkina Faso seize power in a coup, with more than 10 people reportedly killed as protests break out in the capital.

August 22, 2015
August 22, 2015

French president thanks US 'train heroes' (video)

Three American men are being hailed as heroes for overpowering a heavily-armed gunman on a train in northern France.

July 6, 2015
July 6, 2015

Greek voters made "brave choice"

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says that the Greeks made a "brave choice" in voting to reject the terms of an international bailout.