Hollande News 

Centre should release MoM of Rafale deal: Congress

The Congress on Sunday demanded that the Centre make public the minutes of the meeting (MoM) between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former French President Francois Hollande, which culminated in the..
Sify - Published

Judge questioned ex-French President Hollande over murder of reporters in Mali

A French judge has questioned former French President Francois Hollande as a witness as part of the investigation into the assassination of two journalists in Mali in 2013, a member of Hollande's staff..
Reuters India - Published

Videos for Hollande

Thousands of Parisians decry anti-Semitism after spike in attacks [Video]Thousands of Parisians decry anti-Semitism after spike in attacks

People rallied across France after a surge of anti-Semitic attacks in recent weeks that culminated on Tuesday with vandals daubing swastikas and anti-Jewish slogans on dozens of graves in a Jewish..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:52Published

France halts warship sale to Russia [Video]France halts warship sale to Russia

► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: France halts the delivery of one of two Mistral warships sold to Russia, as the Ukraine crisis is discussed at a Nato summit...

Credit: Financial Times     Duration: 03:23Published

Why France needs economic reform [Video]Why France needs economic reform

► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: Frederick Studemann, comment and analysis editor, asks Paris bureau chief Hugh Carnegy and Peggy Hollinger, leader writer, if..

Credit: Financial Times     Duration: 07:16Published

FirstFT — Ukraine, Lad Bible, Bitcoin [Video]FirstFT — Ukraine, Lad Bible, Bitcoin

The FT's Daniel Garrahan provides a 60-second briefing on the day's top headlines, including Merkel and Hollande in Moscow, the rise of the Lad Bible and a big day for the Bitcoin elite. For more..

Credit: Financial Times     Duration: 01:07Published

Hollande demands new powers to take on ISIS | FirstFT [Video]Hollande demands new powers to take on ISIS | FirstFT

► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: Vanessa Kortekaas provides Tuesday’s top stories from around the world, with French president François Hollande calling..

Credit: Financial Times     Duration: 01:06Published

France braces for trouble, Macron to address France braces for trouble, Macron to address "yellow vest" anger

France hunkered down for another wave of potentially violent protests on Saturday as embattled President Emmanuel Macron planned to address the nation next week over public fury at the high cost of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:35Published

Hollande's tricky balancing act [Video]Hollande's tricky balancing act

The FT's Paris bureau chief Hugh Carnegy assesses what the Cabinet reshuffle by French president Francois Hollande - after disastrous elections for the Socialists - means for the economy and..

Credit: Financial Times     Duration: 02:24Published


Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi slams Narendra Modi on Twitter, claims govt treating cost of fighter jets like 'national secret'

Rahul said that many including Modi, Anil Ambani, Francois Hollande, Emmanuel Macron and others are all aware of the costs of the Rafale deal, but yet none are disclosing the same to the Supreme Court.
Firstpost - Published

Govt explores options after Trump turns down Republic Day invite

The government is understood to be exploring options for the chief guest at the Republic Day parade after US President Donald Trump turned down its invite for the ceremony. Sources said the..
DNA - Published

Congress slams Modi govt for 'diplomatic faux pas' after Donald Trump turns down India's Republic Day invite

The Congress on Monday slammed the Narendar Modi government for the ‘diplomatic faux pas’ over the Republic Day invite to US President Donald Trump. The reaction of the main Opposition party..
DNA - Published

Shatrughan Sinha criticises BJP govt over Rafale deal

Shatrughan Sinha said a French publication had quoted former French president Francois Hollande as saying that the Indian government had proposed Reliance Defence as a partner for the French aerospace..
IndiaTimes - Published

Amidst controversy, Defence Minister Sitharaman visits Rafale manufacturing facility in France

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday visited a production facility of French aerospace major Dassault Aviation near Paris where the Rafale jets to be supplied to India are being manufactured,..
DNA - Published

Rafale deal row: Sambit Patra accuses Rahul Gandhi of playing with national security, calls Gandhi family 'corrupt'

Sambit Patra challenged Rahul Gandhi to produce a statement where Francois Hollande has claimed that the Prime Minister of India is corrupt.
Firstpost - Published

PM Modi is 'corrupt man', Nirmala Sitharaman's France trip is part of huge cover-up: Rahul Gandhi attacks govt on Rafale

Firing a fresh salvo at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi alleged on Thursday that he was a "corrupt man" who helped Anil Ambani pocket Rs 30,000 crore..
DNA - Published

After fresh twist in Rafale row, Dassault says 'freely chose' Reliance Defence

Dassault Aviation has issued clarification after latest reports indicate that the firm had considered signing Reliance Defence because it was 'imperative and mandatory' to bag the Rafale jets..
DNA - Published

Supreme Court to hear plea challenging Rafale deal on October 10

The Supreme Court will hear a fresh PIL against the Rafale deal between India and France on Wednesday. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph Monday said it will..
DNA - Published

Rahul Gandhi sharpens Rafale attack after Ericsson urges SC to stop Anil Ambani from leaving India

Congress President Rahul Gandhi reacted strongly* to news reports that Ericsson has urged Supreme Court to restrain *Anil Ambani and two other senior officials from leaving India. Anil Ambani group..
DNA - Published

Video of Sonia and Rahul Gandhi washing plates in Vardha goes viral

A video of UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi washing their plates after lunch in Sevagram in Maharashtra's Wardha district has gone viral. The Congress president..
DNA - Published

French biz unnerved, dismayed over Rafale row

Former French President Francois Hollande's surprise outburst over the Rafale deal has added to the discomfort and uncertainty in the French business community about the future of the largest..
Sify - Published

VK Singh defends Rafale deal, claims manufacturer decides partner in inter-governmental agreements

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the procurement of a batch of 36 Rafale jets after holding talks with then French president Hollande on 10 April, 2015.
Firstpost - Published

Rafale row: If Dassault didn't find HAL useful enough, we shouldn't make noise, says VK Singh

 Minister of State for External Affairs General V K Singh has defended the Rafale fighter aircraft deal, saying it is not the government but the company that makes the equipment which decides the..
DNA - Published

Forget Franois Hollande's 'revelation'; Rafale won't be to Narendra Modi what Bofors was to Rajiv Gandhi

When it comes to lucrative foreign deals like Rafale, French presidents are notorious for counting chickens before they are hatched.
Firstpost - Published

Nirmala Sitharam hits out at Congress; claims Francois Hollande's associate was facing charges

To a question on much-delayed S-400 deal with Russia, Sitharaman said the deal was almost at a stage where it could be finalised.
DNA - Published

'Facing charges himself': Nirmala's jibe at Hollande

IndiaTimes - Published

Hollande's claims on Rafale come at time when his associate is facing charges: Sitharaman

IndiaTimes - Published

NCP founding member Tariq Anwar quits, says he felt aggrieved by Sharad Pawar's 'clean chit' to Modi in Rafale deal

Tariq Anwar alleged the prime minister is fully involved in the Rafale deal and it was also substantiated by former French President Francois Hollande.
Firstpost - Published

'Rafale-less' Hindustan Aeronautics records highest-ever turnover, here's a look at its best aircraft

Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, India’s premier aircraft manufacturer, is in news due to the Rafale controversy. The Opposition, especially the Congress has been, critical of the fact that despite..
DNA - Published

Macron didn't counter Hollande's statement on Rafale: Congress - Published Also reported by •DNA

Tariq Anwar quits NCP after Sharad Pawar praises PM Modi on Rafale deal

Senior NCP leader Tariq Anwar has quit the party following differences with party president Sharad Pawar's stand on the Rafale issue, a senior party leader said Friday. The leader said Anwar has..
DNA - Published

Reply to allegation made by Hollande, Rahul Gandhi tells PM Modi

IndiaTimes - Published

Emmanuel Macron did not contradict Francois Hollande's claim on Rafale which tantamounts to confirmation: Reddy

​​​Noting that the "Rafale scam has begin to stink and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government has begin to sink", Reddy said India has had a very good relationship with France and "when..
IndiaTimes - Published

Here's why UN hounoured PM Modi with 'Champions of the Earth Award'

The United Nations on Wednesday awarded its highest ‘green’ honour to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Known as ‘Champions of the Earth Award’, the honour signifies commendable work done by an..
DNA - Published

Yogi Adityanath compares PM with Shivaji; Shiv Sena lashes out

Days after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Chhatrapati Shivaji, the Shiv Sena said Wednesday the Maratha king never played "politics of..
DNA - Published

Reliance Entertainment denies making payment to Julie Gayet, her firm

Refuting what it termed "deeply shocking" allegations of a quid pro quo in the Rafale deal, Reliance Entertainment on Wednesday denied it has made any payment to actress-producer Julie Gayet, partner..
Sify - Published

BJP alleges Rahul Gandhi behind 'international conspiracy' to sabotage Rafale deal, Hollande part of nexus

BJP leader and Union minister Gajendra Shekhawat dragged the Gandhi family into the intensifying political row over the fighter aircraft deal, alleging that the UPA government had called off the..
Firstpost - Published

Rafale row: Rahul Gandhi says 'fun has just begun', claims Congress will expose how every initiative under BJP govt is 'act of theft'

In a cryptic tweet dated 30 August, Rahul Gandhi warned of "some big bunker buster bombs in the next couple of weeks" with regard to the fighter-jet deal. Days later, former French president..
Firstpost - Published

'To every Air Force officer…': Without naming Rafale, how Rahul Gandhi’s emotional appeal targets PM Modi

Without even taking Rafale’s name, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s emotional appeal to the families and officers of the Indian Air Force had just one target – Prime Minister Narendra Modi. ‘To..
DNA - Published

Modi government compromising Indo-French ties over Rafale: Congress

The Congress on Monday accused the Narendra Modi government of compromising India's friendly ties with France by alleging a "collusion" between former French President Francois Hollande and Congress..
Sify - Published

Abhi shuruaat hai, abhi aur maza aayega: Rahul Gandhi taunts PM Modi on Rafale deal

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi taunted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the ongoing Rafale controversy and said that the Congress will reveal each and every scam of the NDA government in coming..
DNA - Published

Rafale controversy gets Robert Vadra twist, BJP attacks Congress' 'revenge' politics

The BJP has now claimed that the Congress scrapped the Rafale deal with France as United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's company was not accepted as a..
DNA - Published

Rahul pits PM against Hollande, asks him to clarify 'theft' charges - Published

What made Dassault choose Anil Ambani's rookie Reliance Defence in Rafale deal? Here's the answer

In last four days, the multi-crore Rafale controversy has witnessed several twist and turns. Amid shrill debate over the combat jet deal between ruling BJP and the Congress, a latest revelation can..
DNA - Published

Rafale row: Congress looking for political mileage, says BJP

Senior BJP leaders Prakash Javadekar and Rajnath Singh attacked the Congress party for criticising the Rafale deal. Javadekar termed Congress president Rahul Gandhi a “directionless leader”, and..
DNA - Published

Rafale row: Congress meets Central Vigilance Commission, BJP vows to hit back

The Congress raised the pitch over the Rafale fighter jet controversy, approaching the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on Monday, even as the Centre vowed to fight the “perception battle being”..
DNA - Published

Political storm over Rafale jet deal continues

The Congress sought to raise the pitch over the Rafale deal by approaching corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission, prompting the Narendra Modi government to launch a counter-attack. The..
DNA - Published

Rafale slugfest: 'International conspiracy' vs 'commander-in-thief'

The BJP alleged that former French president Francois Hollande is part of the "nexus" to sabotage the procurement. - Published

Rafale row: Rajnath Singh says 'no room for doubt' following former French president Francois Hollande's clarifications

Francois Hollande, who was French president when the Rs 58,000 crore Rafale deal was announced, was quoted as saying by a French publication that France was given "no choice" on selection of..
Firstpost - Published

As Assembly and 2019 Lok Sabha polls near, Congress sees Rafale deal controversy as weapon to block BJP's rise

The political slugfest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Opposition party has been escalating since former French president Franois Hollande indicated that the Indian government pushed..
Firstpost - Published

Rahul Gandhi fires fresh salvo at PM Narendra Modi on Rafale deal

The Congress chief arrived here on a two-day visit, the first after his Kailash Mansarover pilgrimage, and said the people of the country want to know the amount involved in the Rafale deal. "Why was..
IndiaTimes - Published

Francois Hollande's explosive Rafale claims won't help France, can damage ties, say junior minister

The French government said it feared damage to its relations with India after former president Francois Hollande stirred controversy about a major deal to sell fighter jets to New Delhi.
DNA - Published

You Might Like

 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 newsR Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest