Tag Archives: Grand Croix of the Légion d’honneur

09Oct/15

Science won’t stop until it beats AIDS, says HIV pioneer

Science won’t stop until it beats AIDS, HIV discoverer and Nobel Prize winner Francoise Barre-Sinoussi says, as she hangs up her lab coat to retire.

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12Jul/15

‘You are the Prince of my heart’ Charlene tells Prince Albert at 10 years reign celebration

Princess Charlene makes a first speech in French during celebrations marking ten years of the reign of her husband Prince Albert II.

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09Jul/15

Russia unveils ‘Straight Flag’ to counteract LGBT’s rainbow symbol

The Moscow branch of Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party unveil a ‘Straight Flag’ to honour the nuclear family and counteract the prevalently used rainbow flag representing LGBT rights.

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24Jun/15

French FM says trust undermined by U.S. spying claims

(REUTERS) – French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Wednesday that it was out of question to accept U.S. spying on French presidents.
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23Mar/15

Sarkozy denies far-right Le Pen victory in French polls

Former president Nicolas Sarkozy’s conservative UMP party rules out any alliances between his party and National Front while French Prime Minister Manuel Valls calls for anti-FN blockade in next week’s run-off.

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17Mar/15

Russia’s Putin reappears after 10 day absence, laughs off “gossip”

Facing health rumours, Russian President Vladimir Putin says life is “boring without gossip”, at his first public appearance more than a week.
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01Mar/15

Crowds gather in Moscow for march in memory of murdered Putin critic Nemtsov

Thousands of people gather in Moscow for a march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.
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