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Francois Hollande

Nirmala Sitharaman’s 3-day visit to France starts today

The Congress has also been targeting the government over selection of Reliance Defence as an offset partner for Dassault.

10 Oct 2018 1:26 AM

India-led solar alliance will outshine OPEC, says PM Modi

'The role of the oil wells today will be that of the Sun's rays tomorrow,' PM Modi said at the meeting in New Delhi.

03 Oct 2018 9:37 AM

Defining DeMo for every class, Rahul Gandhi slams PM

The Congress has been attacking the government for it calls ‘serving the interests of a few capitalist friends of the Prime Minister’.

02 Oct 2018 5:26 AM

Hollande's claims on Rafale come at time when his associate faces charges: Sitharaman

Sitharaman took swipe at Gandhi's August 30 tweet, saying he seemed to be predicting Hollande's actions well in advance.

29 Sep 2018 6:42 PM

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi on health scheme

In the last couple of weeks, the Congress has been attacking the government over the Rafale deal.

29 Sep 2018 1:15 AM


Age Debate: Rafale - Time to clear the air

A joint parliamentary committee probe is the only way to resolve Rafale controversy.

27 Sep 2018 12:23 AM

Watch: Rahul releases video quoting French media house on Rafale deal

Video noted that while Indian govt has stated it did not have 'any say in commercial decision', but Hollande, said this was not true.

24 Sep 2018 9:10 PM

France fears Hollande's claims on Rafale deal can damage ties with India

Modi govt signed deal to buy 36 Rafale jets from Dassault, which later announced its decision to partner with Reliance Defence.

24 Sep 2018 9:40 AM

No escaping Rafale deal scrutiny

This was explosive and Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s attack on the government and the PM grew sharper.

24 Sep 2018 1:19 AM

Modi faces calls for resignation over Rafale jet deal

Opposition has questioned the govt on the choice of Anil Ambani’s Reliance Defence as Dassault’s local partner.

23 Sep 2018 1:59 PM


'Truth can’t have 2 versions': Jaitley questions Hollande over Rafale claims

Arun Jaitley questioned Hollande over claims that India proposed private company to partner with Dassault Aviation.

23 Sep 2018 11:40 AM

Govt denies role in Reliance deal

Dassault: Partnership with Reliance group our choice under ‘Make in India’ policy

23 Sep 2018 12:46 AM

Hollande's remarks on Rafale deal have proved it a 'big scam': AAP leader

Sanjay Singh said, 'The statement made by former French president Francois Hollande on the Rafale deal is shocking.'

22 Sep 2018 2:04 PM

Not involved in choosing Indian partners in Rafale deal, clarifies France

'French companies have full freedom to choose Indian partner companies they consider to be most relevant,' French govt said.

22 Sep 2018 8:57 AM

Ex-French Prez Sarkozy in custody over illicit campaign funding probe

Sarkozy, who served as president from 2007 to 2012, has always denied receiving any illicit campaign funding.

20 Mar 2018 4:21 PM


Macron: young, daring, optimistic prez leads as man with Midas touch

The Macronmania in France is similar to the Obamamania that swept the US after Barack Obama was elected president in 2008.

11 Jun 2017 2:06 PM

French president Macron to choose PM on first full day in office

Picking Edouard Philippe would send clear signal that Macron hopes to attract young modernisers from Republicans to his new centrist party.

15 May 2017 9:43 AM

Macron the mould-breaker: France's youngest leader since Napoleon

The 39-year-old Macron is the youngest president in the country's history and the 8th president of France's 5th Republic created in 1958.

14 May 2017 6:59 PM

Emmanuel Macron to be sworn in as French president

Macron will then make a speech in the Elysee reception hall in front of about 300 guests, officials and family members.

14 May 2017 1:19 PM

Ex-drama teacher ends climax at Elysee Palace

Brigitte Macron, born Trogneux, resigned from her teaching job a year later to help her ambitious young husband.

09 May 2017 6:59 AM