Tag Archives: France

France Retaliates with Airstrikes on Syria, War Looms Larger Now?

In a knee-jerk reaction, France has upped the ante for Friday night terror attacks in Paris sending its aircraft hovering Syrican targets of Islamic State (ISIS) Monday morning as President vowed to be "unforgiving with the barbarians". The French Defense Ministry said the air raids by 12 French aircraft had destroyed two Islamic State targets in Raqqa, the radical group’s ...

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More than Blood group ‘O’, A, B, AB Prone to Diabetes: Study


More than women with O blood group, women A, B and AB are rpone to type 2 diabetes, revealed an empirical study undertaken by researchers at the Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health in France. The study examined more than 80,000 women in France between 1990 and 2008 to conclude that different risks of developing type 2 diabetes ...

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Roland Garros to stage Davis Cup semi-final

France is set to host September’s Davis Cup semi-final against the Czech Republic on the clay courts of Roland Garros, the French Tennis Federation announced on Monday. It will be the first time since the 2002 semi-final that Roland Garros will host a Davis Cup. In 2002, France defeated the United States before they lost 3-2 to Russia in the ...

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Top 10 wackiest festival destinations around the world

The recent Bollywood movie ‘Zindagi na Milegi Dobara’ has not only let Indians get more interested in Spain as a travel destination, but also get to know the festival of tomatoes – La Tomatina. There are many other wacky festivals around the world and Hotels.com has put together some of the unusual events that guarantee an unforgettable holiday. The Tomatina ...

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