A co operative set up by skilled former workers at Lejaby lingerie looks set to close as angry staff blame banks for lack of funding.
"Mr Hublot", a joint Franco-Luxembourger production, took the prize for Best animated short film at the US Academy Awards on Sunday, beating the Disney favourite "Get a ...
French film-maker Alain Resnais died "surrounded by his family" in Paris on Saturday evening, the producer of his last films, Jean-Louis Livi has announced.
The United Nation’s cultural agency UNESCO has told RFI of an urgent need to preserve the Tomb of Askia in northern Mali before the rainy season starts in June.
The Belgian singer-songwriter Stromae has won three awards at Victoires de la Musique, an annual Francophone music award often dubbed the French version of the Grammys.
Thursday is the third annual World Radio Day, an idea launched by Unesco to celebrate and improve access to radio around the world.
Berlin steals the film-festival show at this time of year.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s 18th century poem, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, has made it across the Channel. British actress Fiona Shaw has gone from Harry Potter to ...
Britain's Interior minister on Monday banned the French performer Dieudonné from entering the UK.
American cartoonist Bill Waterson, father of the worldwide cult series Calvin and Hobbes won top French prize on Sunday. He beats Japan's Katsuhiro Otomo with his manga ...
Julie Gayet, the actress reported to have had an affair with French President François Hollande, was nominated Friday for the French equivalent of an Oscar for playing a suspenders-wearing ...
The Chinese have become the world's biggest consumers of red wine, overtaking even the French in 2013, according to a study published this week.
The French government is fighting to break a school boycott by parents convinced that their children are being taught masturbation and a non-existent "gender theory" as part of an effort ...
French electro duo Daft Punk won record of the year at the US Grammy award ceremony in Los Angeles, where they were also named best artist.
A controversial movie on Hollywood star turned princess Grace Kelly will open this year’s Cannes film festival.
Astérix the Gaul took on all-comers in France's bookshops in 2013, his adventures in Scotland topping the book sales charts with over a million sales.
Flood warnings have been issued for much of south-west France with a remarkably long period of rain expected to last from Friday midday to mid-afternoon Saturday.
The nymphs and courtiers of Watteau and Fragonard and the caustic graphics of Gustave Doré form quite a contrast on Paris’s art scene this season.
British playwright Edward Bond continues his long-standing relationship with the French stage with a translation of his play People, which becomes Les Gens in French and is ...
Many Syrian activists have fled their wartorn country, meaning an end to their contribution to the fight against President Bashar al-Assad on the ground.