Donald Trump shocks the world to clinch White House

Donald Trump shocks the world to clinch White House

Republican candidate Donald Trump will become the United States’ 45th president after staging a huge upset to beat Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. Follow all the latest events in this dramatic election in real time on FRANCE 24’s live blog. Trump, a billionaire real estate tycoon, rode a wave of anti-establishment sentiment to claim an improbable […]

Wear a veil or be French: Hollande shocks with views on Muslims and migrants

Wear a veil or be French: Hollande shocks with views on Muslims and migrants

The French president’s candid remarks on the sensitive issue of Islam, part of a wide-ranging collection of interviews that also touch on his troubled private life, have triggered a frenzy on both sides of the political divide. A 672-page doorstopper of a book, “A President Should Not Say That” is the result of a staggering […]

England crashes out as Iceland stuns in one of greatest ever shocks

England crashes out as Iceland stuns in one of greatest ever shocks

NICE: England were dealt a humiliating 2-1 defeat by minnows Iceland on Monday as Roy Hodgson’s side crashed out of Euro 2016 in one of the most stunning upsets in the history of the game. Ragnar Sigurdsson cancelled out Wayne Rooney’s fourth-minute opener before Kolbeinn Sigthorsson’s tame shot squirmed past England goalkeeper Joe Hart for […]