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French Woman's Euthanasia Request Denied
Case Sparks Worldwide Right-to-Die Debate
Au Revoir 'Mademoiselle'
and damsels in distress. Farewell to discrimination and sexism - well, at least on French forms. French Prime Minister François Fillon ordered Tuesday that the term "mademoiselle" be removed from all official forms and registries after months
France Moving Towards Full Ban on Burqa and Niqab
such dress "is not welcome" in France. This idea of a ban is backed by many in France, including French Prime Minister François Fillon . In 2004, France passed a controversial law banning Muslim headscarves and other “ostentatious” religious
France Continues Debate Over Burqas in Public
introducing legislation to ban the burqa. This idea of a ban is backed by many in France, including French Prime Minister François Fillon . Yesterday, the head of President Sarkozy's UMP party took a strong stance and said he wanted a law to
Vacationing in France? Watch Out for Deadly Seaweed
demonstration on a beach a few weeks ago. And the protestors may have been heard. On Thursday, French Prime Minister Francois Fillon cut short his vacation and announced in Saint-Michel-en-Grève, where the horse died, that the
The French Remember 'le Roi de la Pop'
Cathedral in Paris at 7pm local time today. French officials also reacted to the news of Jackson’s passing. Prime Minister Francois Fillon said he felt “great emotion” following the death of Michael Jackson he considered as “a monument” of
Dealing with a Former President Telling 'Bald-Faced Lies'
weather conditions and in a zone where depths reach up to 7,000 meters (22,966 feet)." French Prime Minister Francois Fillon , on the effort to retrieve black boxes and other clues from the wreckage of Air France flight 447
French Riots: 'Urban Guerilla Warfare'
investigation by police Monday appeared to clear the officers of responsibility for the road accident. French Prime Minister François Fillon said today that "those who fire on the police are criminals. They will be treated as such," saying that
Cancer Sufferer Who Begged for Death Found Dead
000 people in France, told ABC News on Monday. But several government members reacted over this case. Prime Minister François Fillon told RTL radio last week that "the difficulty for me in this case is that we are at the limit of what society
NASA chief: Europe should build own manned spaceship
I am personally committed to the idea that this enterprise should be international in scope." French Prime Minister Francois Fillon , in a note to the space conference, said France will use its presidency of the European Union, starting