Where is Diary Sow? Angst in Senegal after its ‘best student’ goes missing in Paris

Well-wishers in Senegal, including the President, saw her as destined for greatness. Enrolled at one of France’s most prestigious schools in Paris, she even published her own novel.

‘I tried to not speak in public’: Backpackers feel demonised but grateful to be here

“I remember that I tried to not speak in public to avoid people noticing my foreign accent,” said backpacker Michael Urbach, from France.

RA boss backs more transparent World Cup process as Australia prepares 2027 bid

World Rugby has announced changes to its bidding process following criticism surrounding France’s controversial win over South Africa to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.

‘A bigot without principles’: ex-Malaysian PM condemned by former ambassador to France

Mahathir Mohamad infuriates Europe for saying Muslims “have a right to kill millions of French people” after a terrorist beheaded an elderly Christian.

Wall Street falls on disappointing US jobs data, Europe coronavirus spread

The pullback on Wall Street follows a broad selloff in global markets as rising infections in Europe led governments in France and Britain to impose new measures to contain the […]

‘It wasn’t the deal I thought’: How Gerry Ryan stopped the sale of GreenEdge to Spain

The owner of Australia’s professional cycling team is looking towards next month’s Tour de France after a bizarre near-takeover of the team he set up eight years ago.