A Chinese buyer paid 10,500 euros for a bottle of top Burgundy in an auction of bottles from the French prime minister's cellar on Friday. The bottle of Romanée-Conti fetched more than twice its guide price
An advocacy group is taking legal action in an attempt to stop the sale of masks originating from the Hopi tribe, an indigenous group in the United States.
A unique manuscript, signed by François-René de Chateaubriand, is to be bought by the French National Library.
Couture and performing art come together in Eternity Dress at the Ecole des Beaux Arts - The National Fine Arts School - in Paris.
The French filmmaker Georges Lautner, best known for directing popular crime movies and comedies, has died in Paris aged 87.
A song by a French musician has breathed new life into an ancient whistling language from one of the Canary islands. It’s the kind of story that reminds you music can make a difference.
French people are being invited to bring family souvenirs of World War I - diaries, notebooks, photos, letters - to a roadshow travelling the country this week.
The 2013 auction of Burgundy wine at the historic Hospices de Beaune on Sunday raised a record 6.3 million euros with one barrel sold for charity going for 131,000 euros to a Chinese buyer.
The first French translation on the entire Christian Bible recognised by the Catholic church was submitted to France's bishops on Saturday.
US author Richard Ford has won France's prestigious Femina award for best foreign novel with his book Canada. Cameroonian author Leonora Miano won the best French novel section.
France’s top literary prize, the Goncourt, has been awarded to Pierre Lemaitre for his eighth novel Au revoir là-haut, a dark and humorous tale about the hardships ...