‘Clumsy, deceitful and costly’: Turnbull slams handling of nuclear submarine decision

Former PM Malcolm Turnbull has warned Australia will need to develop a nuclear industry to maintain its proposed fleet of submarines and lashed its treatment of France.

‘No timeframe, let alone a date’: France has no immediate plans to speak to Canberra

Meantime, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson have moved to heal a damaging rift triggered by the Morrison government’s AUKUS pact.

Australia news LIVE: States told to keep ‘medium’ restrictions until 80 per cent jabbed, France recalls ambassadors to Australia and US

More than 70 per cent of eligible Australians have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, with the number of those fully vaccinated above 45 per cent. Meanwhile, state and […]

Paralympics 2021 LIVE updates: Steelers ready to shed ‘rust’ against France, emotional track silver for Aussie cyclist

After a 10-medal haul on day one, Australia’s wheelchair rugby team faces a crucial match against France while the women’s wheelchair basketball outfit is staring down an early exit after […]

Dancer Josephine Baker to be first black woman honoured with burial in France’s Pantheon

The American-born icon will be laid to rest at the Paris monument which houses the remains of scientist Marie Curie, French philosopher Voltaire, writer Victor Hugo and other French luminaries.

‘As long as I can, I will carry on’: Messi farewells Barca as PSG circle

While the Argentine legend did not confirm he would head to France, he said he plans to carry on and still harbours ambitions of winning another Champions League trophy.

Started with ‘a bit of jealousy’: How Aussie climbed to miracle Tour result

Ben O’Connor has transformed from self-described “outlier” to man of international interest after producing one of Australia’s best performances on debut at the Tour de France.