World  /  Published 12.02.21

French nun turns 117, beats Covid

Sister André has lived through the 1918 flu pandemic, two world wars and “many sad events”, she once said. As Europe’s oldest known person, she turned 117 on Thursday, and has...
By Elian Peltier in New York

Business  /  Published 19.01.21

Group sells 20% stake in Adani Green Energy

Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said “our entry into AGEL is a major milestone in our strategy in the renewable energy business in India put in place by both parties, which began with our first joint...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.21

Balancing act: France’s laïcité challenges

In The Class, a 2008 French drama-film, a middle-aged, white, male teacher emphasizes the French identity of everyone present in a diverse class of young students with parental backgrounds in Fra...
By Luv Puri in

World  /  Published 18.12.20

Macron tests Covid positive

President Emmanuel Macron of France has tested positive for the coronavirus, the French presidency said on Thursday, just as his government was trying to lift lockdown restrictions before Christmas an...
By New York Times News Service in New York

World  /  Published 11.12.20

Google, Amazon fined for ad rule breach

France’s data privacy watchdog has handed out its biggest ever fine of 100 million euros ($121 million) to Alphabet’s Google for breaching the country’s rules on online advertising t...
By Reuters in Paris


Opinion  /  Published 10.11.20

A fatwa on free speech

There is something frighteningly familiar in the unfortunate developments in France around free speech. The principles of the French Republic are invoked on the issue of free speech, quite often by em...
By Amir Ali in

Opinion  /  Published 03.11.20

Ideas at war: France attacks

Ideas are civilization’s survival kit. But the clash of ideas can also imperil civilizations. It is possible to look at the recent gruesome attacks in France — the decapitation of a school...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 01.11.20

‘No ifs and buts’ list grows in India

By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.11.20

Etched in time

Sir — The stabbing of three persons inside the Notre-Dame basilica in the French city of Nice close on the heels of the beheading of a school teacher for showing cartoons of Prophet Mohammad to ...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 01.11.20

Priest hurt after shooting in Lyon

A Greek Orthodox priest was shot and injured on Saturday at a church in the centre of the French city of Lyon by an assailant who then fled, a police source and witnesses said. The priest was fired o...
By Reuters in Paris


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.