JeM chief Masood Azhar (File Photo/IANS)

France welcomes listing of JeM chief as global terrorist

New Delhi:  France, which has been vigorously pushing for listing of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, welcomed on Wednesday the decision of the UN Security Councils 1267 Sanctions Committee to sanction him, saying it signals the “successful realization” of its efforts. “France welcomes the designation today, by the UNSC 1267 Sanctions […]

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France says tax issue of Anil Ambani firm settled as per law

New Delhi:  France said on Saturday that the tax issue of industrialist Anil Ambani’s France-based company Reliance Flag pertaining to the period 2008-2012 had been settled in “full adherence with the legislative and regulatory framework” and asserted there was no “political interference whatsoever”. “A global settlement was reached between the French tax authorities and Reliance […]

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France concealing facts on Rafale deal: Congress

New Delhi : After the French government and Dassault Aviation contradicted former President Francois Hollande’s claim in choosing Indian industrial partners in the multi-million dollar Rafale jet deal, the Congress on Saturday said the French statement “conceals more than it reveals”. “The French statement conceals more than it reveals. The French government knows verbal interactions […]

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Rafale controversy: France, Dassault Aviation contradict Hollande on Indian partners

New Delhi : The French government and Dassault Aviation have contradicted former President Francois Hollande’s claim in choosing Indian industrial partners in the multi-million dollar Rafale jet deal. The statement by the French government issued here late Friday comes after Hollande claimed that the Indian government suggested a particular private firm for Rafale offset contract. […]