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Dublin: 12 °C Monday 22 December, 2014

#Francois Hollande

# francois-hollande - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “I had forgotten what it is like to be free. I will never forget it again.” Free Man

“I had forgotten what it is like to be free. I will never forget it again.”

French hostage released after three years under Islamist militants.

# francois-hollande - Friday 19 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie France is the first nation to join the US in attacking Islamic State… Iraq

France is the first nation to join the US in attacking Islamic State…

… but refused to support the invasion of Iraq in 2003.

# francois-hollande - Saturday 30 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Point of no return?… EU leaders send strong warnings to Russia over Ukraine Escalation

Point of no return?… EU leaders send strong warnings to Russia over Ukraine

Leaders meeting in Brussels are likely to boost sanctions against Moscow. “Europe has to act,” France’s Francois Hollande said today.

# francois-hollande - Monday 25 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French government collapses after row over economic policy France

French government collapses after row over economic policy

President Francois Hollande has asked his prime minister to form a new government.

# francois-hollande - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘No survivors’ from Air Algerie crash over Mali — French President Tragedy

‘No survivors’ from Air Algerie crash over Mali — French President

The wreckage of the plane has been located 50km north of the Burkina Faso border in Mali’s Gossi region.

# francois-hollande - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Kiev promises ‘restraint’ as army nears rebel Donetsk Offensive

Kiev promises ‘restraint’ as army nears rebel Donetsk

Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel have urged for a political solution to be reached.

# francois-hollande - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael say Sinn Féin’s economics were ‘disastrous’ in France. Were they? Here are the facts… Case Study

Fine Gael say Sinn Féin’s economics were ‘disastrous’ in France. Were they? Here are the facts…

‘Wealth tax’, ‘higher income tax rate’, Hollande tried that didn’t he? Well sort of…

# francois-hollande - Friday 6 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ceasefire call sparks hope for peace in south-eastern Ukraine Poroshenko

Ceasefire call sparks hope for peace in south-eastern Ukraine

Both Russian and Ukrainian leaders have jointly called for an end to violence in the region.

# francois-hollande - Sunday 25 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Jewish community in Belgium on high alert after attack that left four dead Shooting

Jewish community in Belgium on high alert after attack that left four dead

A fourth person has died in hospital after the attack yesterday on the Jewish Museum in Brussels.

# francois-hollande - Monday 7 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide Commemorations

Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide

The French President has since released a statement.

# francois-hollande - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French President Hollande adds his ex-partner to new cabinet French Kiss And Make Up

# francois-hollande - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Score Toulon call for French president Hollande to step in on Laporte row Up The Chain

Toulon call for French president Hollande to step in on Laporte row

Mourad Boudjellal, the Top 14 club’s controversial owner, is at it again.

# francois-hollande - Friday 14 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what the Tánaiste is up to in Paris today International Relations

Here’s what the Tánaiste is up to in Paris today

Eamon Gilmore is spending three days in France ahead of St Patrick’s Day.

# francois-hollande - Saturday 8 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama calls European leaders over Ukraine crisis International Relations

Obama calls European leaders over Ukraine crisis

The new measures will ‘noticeably affect relations between the international community and Russia’.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Will Kenny finish the job he started as a ‘reforming’ leader in Brussels? Jyrki Katainen

Column: Will Kenny finish the job he started as a ‘reforming’ leader in Brussels?

If Enda Kenny seeks the position of either President of the European Council or head of the European Commission, he could achieve great things for Ireland and Europe, writes David Moloney.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Criminal investigation launched into photo of Hollande’s alleged lover Zut Alors

Criminal investigation launched into photo of Hollande’s alleged lover

Closer magazine published a photograph of Julie Gayet driving her car, which is considered a private place under French law.

# francois-hollande - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hollande: “I have ended my partnership with Valerie Trierweiler” Au Revoir

Hollande: “I have ended my partnership with Valerie Trierweiler”

The French President has confirmed he’s parting ways with the country’s de-facto first lady, following revelations about his affair.

# francois-hollande - Friday 24 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Blast at church in Rome ahead of Francois Hollande visit Explosion

Blast at church in Rome ahead of Francois Hollande visit

The French President is due to meet with the Pope for the first time later today amid deep divisions in France over issues like abortion and gay marriage.

# francois-hollande - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pirates, the CRC, and porn: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Pirates, the CRC, and porn: The week in numbers

Plus: How many Irish people used Swiss euthanasia clinic Dignitas last year?

# francois-hollande - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French actress sues Closer magazine over reported affair with Hollande Privacy

French actress sues Closer magazine over reported affair with Hollande

Julie Gayet is seeking €50,000 in damages for the report. If she wins, Closer will have to publish the legal verdict on its cover page.

# francois-hollande - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French media criticised for ‘undeniable deference’ to Francois Hollande over affair claims A Very French Affair

French media criticised for ‘undeniable deference’ to Francois Hollande over affair claims

Britain’s rowdy media was gleefully awaiting an inquisition over his reported affair with actress Julie Gayet as he arrived to deliver a press conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hollande to face media for first time since start of affair controversy Scandal

Hollande to face media for first time since start of affair controversy

The French president’s private life was thrust into the spotlight last week by media allegations he was having an affair with actress Julie Gayet.

# francois-hollande - Friday 10 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie French magazine alleges Francois Hollande affair with actress France

French magazine alleges Francois Hollande affair with actress

Hollande has reacted furiously to the allegation but did not deny it.

# francois-hollande - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie France finally gets go-ahead for tax on high incomes Tax The Rich

France finally gets go-ahead for tax on high incomes

French president Francois Hollande had promised the tax in his election campaign but had been stymied by France’s constitutional council.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Two French soldiers killed in Central African Republic Central African Republic

Two French soldiers killed in Central African Republic

They were the first deaths suffered by French troops since they entered the African nation, an unstable former colony, last week to quell an upsurge in violence.

# francois-hollande - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie US: We never snooped on the French. France: We don’t believe you Strained Relations

US: We never snooped on the French. France: We don’t believe you

The US has denied a report that it monitored 70 million phone calls during one month – but French newspaper Le Monde is standing by its story.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

# francois-hollande - Sunday 25 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Hollande says evidence implicates Assad in chemical attacks Syria

Hollande says evidence implicates Assad in chemical attacks

The French President said that everything led to the belief that the regime was responsible for the “unspeakable act”.

# francois-hollande - Monday 15 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Greenpeace activists arrested in France after nuclear plant break-in Nukes

Greenpeace activists arrested in France after nuclear plant break-in

Activists hung banners reading “Tricastin: a nuclear accident” and “Francois Hollande: president of a catastrophe?”.

From TheJournal.ie France vows: Mali hostage death will not ‘go unpunished’ Vengeance

France vows: Mali hostage death will not ‘go unpunished’

“We found a body 10 days ago in northern Mali… we will determine the cause of death and nothing will go unpunished,” French president Francois Hollande said.

# francois-hollande - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Awkward Family Photo of the Day: G8 leaders pose for traditional snap G8

Awkward Family Photo of the Day: G8 leaders pose for traditional snap

It’s known as the family photo. Some family.

# francois-hollande - Monday 17 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Caption Competition: What are the G8 leaders chatting about? Caption Competition

Caption Competition: What are the G8 leaders chatting about?

Political ties were off the agenda as world leaders had a casual meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny earlier today.

From TheJournal.ie Who’s who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders G8

Who’s who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders

Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask G8

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask

A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?

# francois-hollande - Sunday 9 June, 2013

From The Score Same-sex marriage protest marrs Nadal’s 8th French Open win Roland Garros

Same-sex marriage protest marrs Nadal’s 8th French Open win

A masked man invaded the court with a flare in the second of Rafa Nadal’s three-set win over David Ferrer.

# francois-hollande - Friday 7 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Francois Hollande confuses Japanese with Chinese on State visit to Japan Confused

Francois Hollande confuses Japanese with Chinese on State visit to Japan

The French president made the error on a three-day state visit to Japan.

# francois-hollande - Monday 3 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit Predict A Riot This post contains images

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# francois-hollande - Monday 27 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris Demonstration

Photos: More than 150,000 protest against same-sex marriage in Paris

293 people were arrested and six people were injured after the major demonstration on the streets of Paris.

# francois-hollande - Sunday 26 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie French soldier stabbed in neck outside Paris France

French soldier stabbed in neck outside Paris

Comparisons have been drawn between the attack and the killing of a British soldier earlier this week.

# francois-hollande - Saturday 18 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘Marriage for all’ in France as Hollande signs a bill and makes it law Gay Marriage

‘Marriage for all’ in France as Hollande signs a bill and makes it law

The legislation also legalises gay adoption.

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