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Mar 17, 2019
France’s yellow vest protests enter fourth month: Rioters set fire to stores at Champs Elysees, police fire tear gasRioters set fire to a bank and ransacked stores on Paris’s Champs Elysees avenue on Saturday, in a new flare-up of violence as France’s yellow vest protests against President Emmanuel Macron and his pro-business reforms entered their fourth month.
Dec 16, 2018
As France's 'yellow vest' protests lose momentum, govt calls for dialogue to 'unite those who want to transform' nationMany protesters in France appeared to have switched their focus from the core issue of the protests so far — taxes and spending power — to other demands such as the greater use of referendums to decide government policy.
Dec 15, 2018
Yellow vest protests likely to continue despite concessions announced by Emmanuel Macron; French people divided in opinion over iconic movementThousands of France's "yellow vest" demonstrators were expected to take to the streets again on Saturday, a month after the start of their protest movement which has plunged President Emmanuel Macron's government into its biggest crisis.
Dec 09, 2018
'Yellow vest' protests in France: Police arrest over 1,700 people; clashes break out in several citiesMore than 1,700 people were arrested across France during the latest round of "yellow vest" protests, in which demonstrators clashed with riot police.
Dec 01, 2018
France agitation: Tear gas, water cannons used to disperse mob protesting rising taxes; 63 arrested in ParisProtesters angry about rising taxes clashed with French police for a third straight weekend and dozens were arrested after pockets of demonstrators built barricades in the middle of streets in central Paris, lit fires and threw rocks at officers Saturday.
Jul 29, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Team Sky's Geraint Thomas seals maiden victory to become first Welsh winner of yellow jerseyGeraint Thomas of Team Sky coasted to victory at the Tour de France 2018 as Norway's Alexander Kristoff won the 21st and final stage. Tom Dumoulin of Team Sunweb came second, with Chris Froome coming in third.
Jul 28, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas virtually secures title after finishing third in penultimate stage time trial"I don’t know what to say. It’s just overwhelming," said Geraint Thomas, who finished 14sec behind stage winner Tom Dumoulin of Sunweb on the last real test of the race before Sunday's final stage to Paris.
Jul 16, 2018
Clashes, vandalism mar World Cup victory celebrations in France; 2 killed; 10 arrested in MarseilleAfter France's World Cup win, about 30 people broke into a drugstore in Paris and stole alcohol, and around 100 youths clashed with the police in Lyon.
Jul 15, 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018: France banks on football to unite a nation fractured by anti-immigrant sentimentsThe French football team's exploits at the World Cup has brought a temporary sense of unity to a country that has been fractured by rising anti-immigrant sentiment.
Jul 06, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Vincenzo Nibali, Tom Dumoulin lead challengers to Chris Froome’s throne at 105th editionFroome is not coming to the Tour this year in ideal conditions.His legal troubles notwithstanding, defeating the Brit cyclist will not be easy as he demonstrated in the Giro recently.