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Claire Rosemberg

Claire Rosemberg

    CAR crisis casts shadow on EU-Africa summmit
    CAR crisis casts shadow on EU-Africa summmit
    African and European leaders held crisis talks on the escalating violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) on Wednesday as some 80 nations...
    EU set to ease Zimbabwe sanctions
    EU set to ease Zimbabwe sanctions
    This happens as Zimbabwe prepares to vote on a new constitution, diplomats said Friday.
    Eurozone panics as debt crisis threatens to spread
    Eurozone panics as debt crisis threatens to spread
    Europe's debt crisis threatened to spill over to Italy, Spain and beyond on Monday, throwing up a fresh challenge for Eurozone finance ministers...
    EU, Japan agree to work towards mega free trade deal
    EU, Japan agree to work towards mega free trade deal
    Leaders of the European Union and Japan on Saturday agreed to start talks towards a multi-billion-euro free trade deal linking the world's third...
    West tightens screws on Gaddafi
    West tightens screws on Gaddafi
    Western powers tightened the screws on Muammar Gaddafi on Thursday, reaching out to his opponents and warning time is running out as leaders mulled...
    Africa, EU on summit collision course
    Africa, EU on summit collision course
    Africa squared up to fight for a better economic deal with the European Union on Monday as Libyan leader Moammar Gadaffi opened a key summit...
    Sudan boycotts EU-Africa summit over Bashir row
    Sudan boycotts EU-Africa summit over Bashir row
    Sudan, whose President Omar al-Bashir faces an International Criminal Court (ICC) arrest warrant, is to boycott this week's Africa-European Union...
    Europe gives France ultimatum in Roma row
    Europe gives France ultimatum in Roma row
    Europe slapped down France on Wednesday over its controversial expulsion of Roma Gypsies, threatening legal action unless Paris abides by EU rules...
    Tsunami alert rattles quake-hit Chile
    Tsunami alert rattles quake-hit Chile
    A tsunami alert sent terrified Chileans running for higher ground on Wednesday, while a surge of troops finally brought order to the quake-hit...
    Cannes kicks off with kung-fu pandas, vision of apocalypse
    Cannes kicks off with kung-fu pandas, vision of apocalypse
    Kicking kung-fu pandas and a chilling Brazilian vision of the apocalypse: the Cannes film festival kicked off on Wednesday blending fun with...
    Blood, bones and beetles at the Louvre
    Blood, bones and beetles at the Louvre
    Rembrandt and Rubens may be turning in their graves. The latest show at the venerable Louvre sees blood, bones and beetles cohabiting with the...
    French children hone taste buds at three-star restaurant
    French children hone taste buds at three-star restaurant
    In food-obsessed France, distinguishing between the tart and the bitter or the crunchy and the crackly, or even simply sorting good food from bad,...