French Lawmakers Pass Bill Criminalizing Pro-Life Speech on Internet
Dec 16, 2016 The French National Assembly has designated pro-life online information about abortion alternatives as a “crime.”
Experts Urged U.S. Fashion Industry to Follow France’s New Bill Banning Extremely Thin Models on the Runway
Dec 25, 2015 Two health experts are calling for the fashion industry in the U.S. to implement necessary guidelines to promote a healthier body image among the models. According to them, the country should follow what France has done by passing a bill that prohibits fashion models who are too thin from working.
Facebook Promises to Launch Online Safety Check for Future Disasters
Nov 16, 2015 Immediately after France was rocked by a series of terrorist attacks in Paris, Facebook launched an online feature to allow users to notify their friends and relatives that they were safe. Although the social network giant's intention with Safety Check was to help users, it was criticized due to the timing of the feature's launch.
French Open 2015 Men’s Singles Finals: Stan Wawrinka Defeats Novak Djokovic In Plaid Yonex Shorts
Jun 08, 2015 Stan Wawrinka took the tennis world by surprise as he kept inching closer and closer to the Finals at the 2015 French Open. Ultimately, he displaced Novak Djokovic by winning big at Roland Garros on Sunday, June 7. The main topic of Sunday's victory is his plaid Yonex shorts.
French Open 2015 Men’s Singles Semifinals Results, Scores, and Match Info: Novak Djokovic Advances to the Finals After Defeating Andy Murray
Jun 06, 2015 Novak Djokovic advances to the Finals after defeated Andy Murray on Friday, June 3. Djokovic, an 8-time Grand Slam winner is confident that he will win the 2015 French Open.
French Open 2015 Men’s Singles Quarterfinals Scores and Match Info: King of Clay Dethroned by ATP’s #1 Player Novak Djokovic
Jun 03, 2015 Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer both suffered crushing defeats at Roland Garros on the first week of June 2015 during their Quarterfinal tennis matches. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray advance further in the French Open.
James Franco, Ricky Gervais, Marion Cotillard, and Rachel McAdams Voice ‘The Little Prince’ 2015 Animated Film
Apr 22, 2015 'The Little Prince' is voiced by James Franco, Ricky Gervais, Marion Cotillard, and Rachel McAdams. The film premieres at the 2015 Cannes International Film Festival in an out-of-competition screening. The movie hits theaters on July 29 in France.
France and Germany Ask U.S. Tech Companies to Watch Out for Terrorism Content
Jan 23, 2015 The French and German governments have expressed their need for social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google to keep watch of terrorism online and remove any content that are related to it or there will be laws against it.
France’s Unemployment Rate Hits Record High
Nov 28, 2014 An official statistics report released by the French government revealed that the country’s unemployment rate has increased. According to the report, which was released by the French Labor Ministry on Thursday, about 3.46 million people in France are jobless.
France Cancels Delivery of Warship To Russia
Nov 26, 2014 President Francois Hollande of France has decided to delay the delivery of a warship to Russia.The naval vessel in question is the Vladivostok, a helicopter carrier that was originally scheduled to be handed over by France to Russia in September of this year.