Niger's government and French nuclear giant Areva made "significant advances" in talks on Friday, both sides agreed after Areva boss Luc Oursel met President Mahamadou Issoufou along ...
High winds and huge waves were expected on Monday night on France's Atlantic coast, where 11 areas have been put on alert.
France's stormy winter has seen record rainfall, especially in the western region of Brittany that has been racked by successive storms.
Yet more stormy weather was set to hit west France on Friday, forecasters warned.
More than 20,000 seabirds died during the storms that hit France's west coast in January and February, according to the French society for the protection of birds.
Three Asiatic lion cubs have been born in a French zoo, raising hopes for the survival of an endangered species of which only 350 are believed to be living in the wild.
The French president has opened the annual Paris International Agricultural Show, dubbed “the largest farm in France”, as agriculture becomes a major issue ahead of local elections ...
French environmentalists are to sue Danish shipping company Maersk for failing to tell officials of the loss of over 500 containers at sea during Storm Ulla, which hit western France earlier this ...
Environment campaigners Greenpeace dumped five tonnes of coal in front of the French presidential palace ahead of a Franco-German ministerial meeting.
France and Germany are to propose a new European law to allow member states to ban Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) even if their cultivation is authorised by the European Union.
Activists from Greenpeace France placed giant ears of maize at the foot of the Eiffel Tower on Wednesday, symbolically transforming the park beneath it, the Champ de Mars, into a genetically ...
French MPs on Monday started debating a bill to oblige French multinationals to take for environmental and social policies in factories they own in developing countries.
As the race to be the next mayor of Paris hots up, the two main candidates, both women, are pushing some eyecatching projects for the City of Lights.
Four people were still in hospital - one in a serious condition - Sunday after the previous day's deadly rail crash in the French Alps.
Pumping began on Saturday to remove oil from the tanks of the Spanish freighter wrecked off the south-western French coast during storms this week.