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Macron talks tough as Putin goes on defensive in Versailles

Mr Macron pushed for co-operation on Syria and against Islamic State but also launched an extraordinary attack on two state-funded Russian media outlets he accused of spreading "lying propaganda". The celebration and the prestigious setting of the Versailles palace were considered to be a good opportunity to mend relations between France and Russian Federation, as well as between Macron and Putin.


Donald Trump Forced to Change Travel Plans after Palestinians Protest in Bethlehem

Donald Trump Forced to Change Travel Plans after Palestinians Protest in Bethlehem

Trump's meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May, meanwhile, came just a day after he vowed to investigate a leak of intelligence to the American media about this week's deadly bombing at a concert in England. In a meeting with opposition leader Isaac Herzog on Tuesday, Kushner said Washington meant to move fast to advance a renewal of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, a spokesman for Herzog said, with Trump's envoy Jason Greenblatt reportedly set to return next week so ...


Renault shows off new Megane RS in Monaco

Renault shows off new Megane RS in Monaco

Renault Sport F1 team driver Nico Hulkenberg offered a glimpse of the new Megane RS on the track at Monaco. "It was a huge pleasure to drive it around the legendary street track at Monaco". Renault has not revealed engine specifications to the model, though it stands to reason it will use a 200-plus kW development of the 1.8-litre turbo engine fitted to Renault's upcoming Alpine coupe.



British Airways aims to resume most United Kingdom flights

BA flights out of Heathrow and Gatwick were initially cancelled until 1700 GMT but the airline later said there would be no flights for the rest of the day. "We would like to say again how extremely sorry we are for the inconvenience this is causing customers during this busy holiday period". The outage came as thousands of people hoped leave the United Kingdom for Bank Holiday celebrations, with numerous travellers taking to social media to vent their frustration at the cancellations.