Residents of Bangui started to appear on the streets on Saturday morning, as French troops started to patrol the Central African Republic (CAR) capital.
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
France is to burn three tonnes of ivory as part of the fight against poaching. Paris pledged to destroy its ivory stocks and increase fines on traffickers of endangered species.
"The world is in mourning" for Nelson Mandela, French President François Hollande told a summit on peace and security in Africa as it opened on Friday.
The French city of Lyon will scintillate from 3-6 December during its annual Festival of Lights.
French leaders, past and present, paid tribute to Nelson Mandela after the news of his death on Thursday evening. African leaders in Paris for a summit at the Elysée presidential ...
The French operation in the Central African Republic (CAR) has begun, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has told RFI,
World leaders are paying tribute to the figurehead of South Africa's anti-apartheid movement who led the country into a new era.
Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black President and an indelible anti-apartheid icon who spent 27 years in prison, died Thursday evening at home. He was 95.
In 2012, about 124.5 million people, or 24.8 per cent of the population, in the European Union were at risk of poverty or social exclusion, compared with 23.7 per cent in 2008.