French business confidence hit a near 10-year-high in November, French statistics agency INSEE said on Thursday.
The owner of the luxury floating home sailed it across the Channel for the Dunkirk film, starring in the movie alongside stars including Harry Styles and Sir Mark Rylance.
Traffic police praised the woman, saying that she committed no violations. [ more › ]
Revolting Corsicans. The Beast of Bosnia. Eco-taxes and university entrance; this morning's French front pages are a mixed bag to say the least.
HSBC and Societe General have both closed accounts connected to France's Front National and its leader in recent weeks
Online commenters say that he has such good luck he should try buying lottery. [ more › ]
Why you shouldn't hand-feed wild animals. [ more › ]
Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai. [ more › ]
Where to go, what to do on November 24 in Shanghai. [ more › ]
The bride's family wanted a car. [ more › ]
Africa analyst believes UN inaction makes security council members accessories to crisis in Arab nation gripped by cholera, hunger and violence Listen to the podcast: ‘Famine as mass atrocity’ Britain is in danger of becoming complicit in the use of starvation as a weapon of war in Yemen, academic and author Alex de Waal has said. Show More Summary
"Nobody cared about them before, now they chase them away. Who should assume responsibility? Tenants should not be taking the fall!" [ more › ]
The Lebanese know they don’t have the military and political power to fight foreign influence. It is unlikely Hariri is a free man even after his return The Sursock Gallery in Beirut features a video installation by Syrian artist Hrair Sarkissian, in which he is seen destroying his childhood home in Damascus. Show More Summary
Welcome to Dinosaur City, China. [ more › ]
North Korea's Air Koryo is now the only airline that has regularly scheduled flights to the isolated country. [ more › ]
In Lavar Ball, Donald Trump may have finally met a foe that he cannot out troll. [ more › ]
This is the fourth female visitor arrested for trying to sneak cocaine into Hong Kong in the past week. [ more › ]
The Islamic State group's online propaganda channels went mysteriously quiet for more than a full day between Wednesday and Thursday, in what analysts said was an "unprecedented" silence. IS, which uses messaging application Telegram...Show More Summary
Oh, how the mighty have fallen. [ more › ]
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Djibouti's visiting leader Omar Ismail Guelleh, whose African nation is hosting China's first overseas military base, agreed on Thursday to elevate their nations' diplomatic relations. The two countries...Show More Summary