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The site of the pro-Palestinian New Anti-capitalist Party hacked by Ulcan, aka Grégory Chelli
02/10/2014 - France - Israel

Journalist’s father dies following harassment by Franco-Israeli hacker

A Franco-Israeli hacker has threatened to sue a website over articles linking him to the death of the father of one of its journalists.
HIV screening.
02/10/2014 - France

HIV-positive man may be jailed for knowingly infecting partners

A French prosecutor on Thursday called for a minimum 15-year jail sentence for an HIV-positive man who knowingly infected one of his partners and exposed five others to the virus.

The château of Montbéliard
02/10/2014 - France - Switzerland

Five Swiss die in French helicopter crash

Five people died and two more were injured when a helicopter crashed in the garden of a house near the Swiss border on Thursday morning.

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy addresses a public meeting in Lambersart last month
02/10/2014 - France

French police detain Sarkozy ally in election-funding corruption probe

French police on Thursday detained a close ally of Nicolas Sarkozy and two other officials from his UMP party. On Wednesday three former directors of a PR firm were charged in the same inquiry

Montpellier under water on Monday
01/10/2014 - France

Hundreds of vineyards and farms damaged by storms in southern France

Storms in southern France have devastated vineyards and farms in the southern French department of l’Hérault.
French Finance Minister Michel Sapin (C) and Budget Minister Christian Eckert (L) present their 2015 budget
01/10/2014 - France

France slashes spending in 2015 budget but pleads for EU deficit mercy

The French government is to continue cutting public spending but will ask Europe for a third extension of its deadline on the reduction of its deficit, according to the 2015 budget

French Muslims pay tribute to Hervé Gourdel after his murder
01/10/2014 - France - Algeria- Syria - Iraq

Algeria identifies some of French hiker’s Islamist murderers

Algerian authorities say they have identified some of the kidnappers of French tourist Hervé Gourdel and have vowed to track them down and identify the rest.
Protesters rally in Mongkok shopping district, Hong Kong 30 Sept. 2014.
30/09/2014 - France - Hong Kong

France backs right to peaceful protest in Hong Kong

France declared on Tuesday that it was following events in Hong Kong attentively and stressed its respect for the right to protest peacefully.

Passengers and local residents take shelter at Montpellier's Saint Roch railway station on Monday night
30/09/2014 - France

More storms forecast for south of France as Montpellier counts cost of floods

Weather forecasters issued a storm warning for part of the south of France on Tuesday after torrential rain and floods caused millions of euros of damage in the area around the city of ...
Many African migrants cross to the island of Lampedusa to reach mainland Europe.
30/09/2014 - France - Italy

Illegal immigrant hit by train near French Italian border

An illegal immigrant was hit by a train in Menton, near the French Italian border on Tuesday morning and incurred slight cuts on his scalp but no serious injuries.