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Russia, France should join hands for united Europe : Putin

September 3rd, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 3 (IANS) Russia and France should make joint efforts for a united Europe, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.During a ceremony held to mark the 200th anniversary of ... Read more...

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Sarkozy, Napoleon had distinct similarities, says French commentator

January 22nd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Jan.22 (ANI): A French political commentator has claimed that there are distinct similarities between President Nicholas Sarkozy and the countrys former Emperor Napoleon. In his book, Alain Duhamel points out the ... Read more...

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Napoleons desk fetches PS96,500 at auction

April 25th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 25 (ANI): A bedside table that once belonged to Napoleon Bonaparte had fetched a whopping 96,500 pounds at auction.The table went under the hammer at Christies on April 24 ... Read more...

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Complacency led to Napoleon’s defeat at Waterloo

April 24th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr.24 (ANI): Almost two centuries after the Battle of Waterloo, senior French Army officers have concluded that complacency and an underestimation of the firing power of the British and Prussian ... Read more...

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