Emmanuel Macron-led French government drops plan to curb filming of police officers

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron`s ruling party on Monday dropped plans to curb the freedom to share images identifying police officers, after more than 1,00,000 people took part in weekend rallies for free speech and against police violence. “We propose a new version of article 24 and a new version will be submitted,” Christophe Castaner, … Read more

France asks Pakistan to rectify its minister's 'insulting' remark on President Emmanuel Macron

Paris: The French government on Sunday (November 22, 2020) officially raised its concerns with the Pakistani mission in Paris over the ‘insulting’ remarks on President Emmanuel Macron by Shireen Mazari, the Minister for Human Rights in Imran Khan’s cabinet.  The Spokesperson of France’s Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs termed the remarks as ‘deeply shocking’ … Read more