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Search resumes in Germanwings crash

Recovery efforts have resumed at the site of the crash of a Germanwings Airbus A320 that went down Tuesday in the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board.
March 25, 2015

Conservatives win France's local elections

France's conservative UMP party, led by former President Nicolas Sarkozy, placed first in Sunday's local elections.
March 23, 2015

Greece to draft new reform plan within days - EU leaders

EU leaders say Greece has agreed to come up with a new reform plan within days to secure the additional bailout funds required to prevent bankruptcy.
BBC: March 20, 2015

Greece seeking joint Merkel-Hollande talks on bailout

Greece has called for joint talks with leaders of Germany, France and the European Union executive to try and resolve the crisis surrounding the country's bailout negotiations.
Sun Herald: March 17, 2015

Cyprus, Total near agreement to extend offshore gas search - minister

France's Total is close to extending an offshore natural gas exploration program in Cyprus after coming up empty in prior surveys, the island's energy minister said on Monday.
Reuters: March 9, 2015