France: News

26 May 2023

Lloyd Austin

US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin to visit India next week

Lloyd J Austin, the Defense Secretary for the United States (US), is set to visit India next week, an official statement released by the US Defense Department said.

15 May 2023

Cannes Film Festival

Cannes 2023: Why is the film festival held in Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival is all set to mesmerize the world of cinema with its 76th edition, slated from Tuesday (May 16) to May 27.

08 May 2023

Vipul Amrutlal Shah

'The Kerala Story' to release in UK, France soon: Report

The Kerala Story has become a talking point for both the tinsel town and netizens.

05 May 2023

Narendra Modi

Modi to be France's Guest of Honor on National Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the Guest of Honor on France's National Day, also known as Bastille Day, on July 14.

03 May 2023


Everything about the inaugural India-themed Nirvana Festival in France

Indian culture is lauded by many globally and recently, the focus has been on Indian cinema. The Nirvana Festival is set to kick in the month of May and France's India-themed festival will showcase some modern-day gems.

17 Apr 2023

Cannes Film Festival

#NewsBytesExplainer: Exploring the different screening sections at Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival, held annually in Cannes, France, has been going strong since 1946 and is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world.

13 Apr 2023

Emmanuel Macron

China hails Emmanuel Macron amid criticism over his Taiwan remarks

Following a three-day visit to China, French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said that the European Union should distance itself from Chinese-American tensions over Taiwan.

06 Apr 2023

Emmanuel Macron

Relying on you to sway Russia: Emmanuel Macron tells Jinping

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday met his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing and reportedly urged him to reason with close ally Russia and assist in ending the ongoing Ukraine war.

03 Apr 2023


French minister strikes pose for Playboy, faces massive backlash

Who knew that could "pose" problems in her life?

28 Mar 2023


YouTuber installs his own portrait right next to Mona Lisa

Popular pranksters and YouTubers Niko Omilana and JiDion have been hosting a new series called The Biggest Menace where they compete against each other to pull off next-to-impossible pranks.

02 Mar 2023


5 countries where applying for a Schengen visa is tricky

The Schengen visa is a type of tourist visa that allows travelers to visit most countries in the European Union, except Cyprus and Ireland.

21 Feb 2023

Travel And Tourism

Common tourist mistakes to avoid in France

Every country has its own set of social rules and etiquette that citizens and tourists alike should abide by.

20 Feb 2023


Carbon Maps raises $4mn to reduce food industry's environmental impact

Food production has a huge environmental impact. More than a third of greenhouse gas emissions caused by humans can be linked to food.

14 Feb 2023

Air India

In historic deal, Air India to acquire 250 Airbus aircraft

Tata Group-owned Air India has penned the biggest aviation deal in history with Airbus. The airline will buy 250 aircraft from the French manufacturer.

23 Jan 2023

Indian Navy

INS Vagir: 'Made in India' submarine commissioned into Indian Navy

INS Vagir—the fifth of the Kalvari-class submarines—was commissioned into the Indian Navy on Monday in presence of Chief of Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar.

18 Jan 2023

Health & Wellness

Lucile Randon, the world's oldest person passes away at 118

French nun Lucile Randon who was known as the oldest person in the world passed away on Tuesday at the age of 118.

23 Dec 2022


France: 2 dead, several injured in Paris shooting; gunman arrested

At least two individuals reportedly died, while four others suffered injuries in a shooting incident on Friday in France's Paris.

19 Dec 2022

France Football Team

Riots erupt across France post-FIFA World Cup loss; 100+ arrested

As France lost the 2022 FIFA World Cup final to Argentina on Sunday, distraught fans descended onto the streets across the country.

15 Dec 2022

Christmas Day

5 traditional Christmas dishes from around the world

December is not only the month to indulge in good food, go for exciting vacations, and sip on delicious hot chocolate but it is also the time for Christmas celebrations where you get to spend time with your loved ones at the dinner table over endless chitchats.

UK, France bat for India's permanent seat at UNSC

The United Kingdom (UK) and France have supported India, Japan, and Brazil's candidature as permanent members in an expanded United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

15 Nov 2022


All about Mehran Karimi Nasseri, the resident of Paris airport

The internet is abuzz with the news of Mehran Karimi Nasseri's death - the man who lived inside the premises of a French airport for 18 long years.

03 Oct 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 trails in France to bookmark for your next hike

From the snow-capped peak of Mont Blanc to the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean, France offers multiple trails that make for the perfect hike.

28 Sep 2022


Discover France one page at a time with these books

Amidst its artistic side and strong national identity, France has an intriguing culture that means different to different people.

21 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism

Learn these basic phrases before visiting these non-English speaking countries

"Not all who wander are lost," they say. However, you actually may if you're traveling to a non-English speaking country without knowing the local language.

01 Sep 2022


The 5 most expensive cruises offering world-class services

If you are planning to indulge in a world-class luxury experience while spending magical moments in the water admiring the blue ocean, then book a lavish cruise with superlative amenities.

31 Aug 2022


France uses AI to track 20,000+ undeclared pools; taxes them

Be ready to pay a hefty fine if you have an undisclosed swimming pool in France.

24 Aug 2022

Travel And Tourism

Bon séjour: Here are 5 most unique hotels in France

Being one of the most loved tourist destinations across the world, France is home to some unique hotels that can jazz up your stay.

23 Aug 2022


5 scholarships for Indians wishing to study in France

France is known for its exquisite cuisine and glamorous culture worldwide. Students have great opportunities to expand their knowledge and cultural exposure here.

12 Aug 2022


Have you tried these five pancakes from around the world?

A pancake is a thin, round, and flat cake prepared in a frying pan or griddle.

04 Aug 2022

Health & Wellness

Recipe of the day: How to bake fluffy croissants

A croissant is a French delicacy that is prepared using yeast-risen dough.

29 Jul 2022

Cricket News

France's Gustav McKeon becomes first-ever batter with consecutive T20I tons

France's Gustav McKeon has become the first-ever batter to slam consecutive centuries in T20I cricket.

27 Jul 2022


National Creme Brulee Day: Check out the drool-worthy recipe here

Observed on July 27 every year, National Creme Brulee Day celebrates the mouth-watering custard and urges you to enjoy this amazing dessert.

23 Jul 2022


Angelina Jolie wins battle against Brad Pitt over French winery

The months-long legal battle over Château Miraval winery, France reportedly concluded with a win for Hollywood actor Angelina Jolie against her ex-husband Brad Pitt.

16 Jul 2022


5 must-read biographies of famous personalities

Looking for inspiration? What can be better than a book?

15 Jul 2022


Traveling to Paris? Check out these five best budget stays

The capital of France, Paris, is one of the most beautiful cities in the world well-known for its museums, ancient art collections, cafe culture, high-end gastronomy, and the most iconic Eiffel Tower.

11 Jul 2022


French fries at Rs. 15,000/plate: Can you afford it?

How much would you spend for a plate of fries, even at the fanciest place? Here's a dish of gourmet fries costing someone's salary!

05 Jul 2022


Judith Chemla details domestic violence experience, shares pictures of injuries

French actor Judith Chemla opened up about suffering at the hands of her daughter's father on Sunday.

20 Jun 2022

Emmanuel Macron

France: President Emmanuel Macron loses parliamentary majority in unprecedented setback

French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday lost his parliamentary majority in a major setback to his plans.

16 Jun 2022


5 best national parks to visit in France

Located in Western Europe, France is popular among tourists for its magnificent palaces, art, architecture, theater, sensational food, and beautiful beaches.

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