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President Emmanuel Macron and Gen Francois Lecointre review troops before the start of the Bastille Day military parade down the Champs-Elysees avenue, Paris, on Sunday.  Photograph: Eliot Blondet/AFP/Getty Images

French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters from Paris’s Champs Elysees avenue on Sunday, a few hours after President Emmanuel Macron had revi(...)

 French president Emmanuel Macron: poll found  54 per cent of people in France were satisfied with Mr Macron in July, compared with 64 per cent in June. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

French president Emmanuel Macron’s popularity rating has slumped by 10 percentage points this month, according to an Ifop poll on Sunday – the biggest(...)

The Turkish Coast Guard recovered 18 bodies in the Aegean Sea near the town of Didim.

At least 18 people attempting to reach Greece drowned after their boat sank off the Turkish coast on Sunday, the state-run Anatolian Agency reported. (...)

German vice-chancellor Sigmar Gabriel with  chancellor Angela Merkel. File photograph: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters

Germany’s vice-chancellor Sigmar Gabriel urged Saudi Arabia on Sunday to stop supporting religious radicals amid growing concern among some legislator(...)

An employee organises photographs of models at the ASOS headquarters in London: the British online fashion retailer forecast on Tuesday pretax profit of £47 million (€66 million). Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

British online clothing retailer Asos said demand for cut-price fashions abroad and strong trading at home meant annual sales growth would hit the top(...)

Tidjane Thiam (52), started work as chief executive of Credit Suisse on Wednesday. File photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Credit Suisse’s new chief executive told staff in a memo on Wednesday the Swiss bank needed a strong balance sheet to help it through rough times and (...)

First-quarter deliveries were up 11.7 per cent to a record 412,850 cars. Photograph:  Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

Audi is stepping up its challenge to unseat German rival BMW as global luxury-car sales champion, with recovering European demand and Chinese g(...)