Pierre Le Guennec and his wife Danielle, who hid 271 Picasso works in their garage for close to 40 years, were given a two-year suspended sentence by a French court on Friday.
1,300 chefs around the world joined a round the globe cook-in on Thursday aimed at promoting French cuisine.
A fire caused considerable damage on Tuesday at the Alpine restaurant of multiple Michelin-starred French chef Marc Veyrat, said by some to be the world’s finest.
Fifteen chinese artefacts were lifted from Fontainebleau chateau - south of Paris - early on Monday morning.
The French government has announced a series of measures to clamp down on radical Islam being spread in mosques, and wants to cut financial support from countries like Qatar and Saudi Arabia.