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EU tells Britain ‘We won’t be intimidated’

Strasbourg (France), March 15 Britain should stop threatening the European Union ahead of the Brexit negotiations, a top EU official warned on Wednesday.

Former captain Pauleta shows confidence in PSG’s comeback

Paris, March 15 Former Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) captain Pauleta has called fans to stick together with the capital football club, and expressed his confidence in their comeback following their humiliating 1-6 loss to FC Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League.

European Parliament suspends Polish member for sexist remarks

Strasbourg (France), March 14 The European Parliament on Tuesday handed down a 30-day salary sanction on a Polish lawmaker who made headlines for his inflammatory sexist remarks justifying a gender pay-gap by suggesting women were weaker and less intelligent than men.

PSG reach century-goal milestone in Lorient win

Paris, March 14 Paris Saint-Germain reached their 100-goal milestone for the fifth consecutive football season in a 2-1 victory over Ligue 1 bottom side Lorient.

PSG back on track, Depay dazzles in Lyon’s big win in Ligue 1

Paris, March 13 Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) bounced back from midweek's humiliating loss to Barcelona in the Champions League to win 2-1 over bottom side Lorient, while forward Memphis Depay enjoyed an excellent lob near halfway line in Lyon's 4-0 crushing of Toulouse in the 29th round of Ligue 1 football championship.

Chinese twin sisters win at Synchronized Swimming meet

Paris, March 12 China's star sisters Jiang Wenwen and Jiang Tingting won the duet technical title at the FINA Synchronised Swimming World Series here on Sunday.

Mbappe, Moutinho earn Monaco a five-point lead in Ligue 1

Paris, March 12 Teenager sensation Kylian Mbappe and Portuguese midfielder Joao Moutinho helped Monaco to keep five points clear on the Ligue 1 top position as they overcame Bordeaux 2-1 at home.

Nice midfielder Cyprien out for season

Paris, March 11 Nice midfielder Wylan Cyprien will miss the rest of the football season due to a ruptured knee ligament following a medical test on Saturday.

Balotelli on target, Nice slip on points in Ligue 1 title race

Nice, March 11 Italian striker Mario Balotelli ended his scoring drought, earning Nice a 2-2 home draw with Caen in the 29th round of Ligue 1 football action on Friday. One point put the southern coast side's in a dangerous position in a three-team title race.

Angry supporters stage protest after PSG footballers reach Paris

Paris, March 10 Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) footballers were greeted by angry scenes at the Le Bourget airport after their defeat to FC Barcelona in the Champions League pre-quarterfinal.