French mayor wants to scrap ‘wasteful’ CCTVThe new Green Party (EELV) mayor of the south-eastern French city of Grenoble does not like CCTV cameras – and joked this week that he may “sell them off” to his conservative count...
Security and industry : does manufacturing make us more secure?Is there a link between national security and a strong manufacturing sector? France has seen a steep drop in manufacturing jobs in the past decade. And there are warnings the damag...
India votes 2.0In this week's edition, we look at how social media is changing the rules of the game in the world's largest democracy. Plus, all we need to know about the Internet'...
“Heartbleed” bug prompts online reactionsIn this edition: online reactions to the “Heartbleed” security flaw; Venezuelans pose naked in solidarity with the student protest movement; and old mobile phones making music.
France's homegrown jihadists fight 'holy war' in SyriaLast week, French security officials announced they had foiled what they called an "imminent" terrorist plot on the French Riviera. The main suspect was a 23-year-old Fre...
Secret Service agents dropped from Obama trip after night of drinkingThree Secret Service agents have been removed from US President Barack Obama’s security detail after reportedly going out for a night of drinking in Amsterdam.
IRAQ - SAUDI ARABIA
Saudi Arabia slams Maliki’s ‘irresponsible’ comments to FRANCE 24Saudi Arabia responded to a FRANCE 24 interview with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki on Monday, slamming the Iraqi leader’s accusations that the Gulf kingdom supported terroris...
Exclusive: Iraq’s Maliki accuses Saudi Arabia of supporting ‘terrorism’In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki accused Saudi Arabia and Qatar of supporting global “terrorism” and seeking to destabilise Iraq.
Florence Hartmann, French journalist and authorAre whistleblowers heroes or traitors? Are they a danger to the societies we live in, or a necessary corrective to the ever-creeping powers of the state? Robert Parsons puts those...
A High-Tech "Revolutionary": Bertin NahumThis week's #TECH24 talks to one of the most influential figures in surgical robotics… Bertin Nahum, the founder of Medtech. Also in the program: a closer look at controversia...
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Syria militants threatened to 'execute’ freed Turkish reporterTurkish journalist Bünyamin Aygün said al Qaeda-linked militants who held him in Syria threatened to cut him "into pieces”. The photographer was freed by the Free Syrian Army...
Al Qaeda-linked militants seize control of FallujahThe Iraqi government has lost control of Fallujah to al Qaeda-linked militants, a senior security official said Saturday, after days of fighting.
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