Bob Dylan has been charged in France with incitement to hatred, after he was quoted comparing Croats with Nazis in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, a judicial source said on Monday.
Thousands of people have marched through central Paris to demonstrate against racism nearly 30 years after the first national anti-racist movement in France.
A global education survey released today showed that France has dropped to an average position in international maths tests and needs to improve educational results for immigrants and the poor.
An advocacy group is taking legal action in an attempt to stop the sale of masks originating from the Hopi tribe, an indigenous group in the United States.
Thousands of trucks have blocked major highways across France as truck drivers step up their campaign against a key environmental tax.
French Prime Minister says a new law on Sunday shopping will be introduced for debate in 2014.
Students and teachers have escaped unhurt from a mortar strike at a French school in the Syrian Capital Damascus.
France has announced it will replace its ambassador to the Central African Republic, just days after sending extra troops to the country ahead of a possible military intervention backed by the ...
French conglomerate Lagardere and German carmakers Daimler are to be tried in France for insider trading, in connection with the 2006 sale of shares in the aerospace group EADS, according to ...
As the world commemorates World AIDS Day, health authorities are warning against complacency as HIV infection rates rise in developing countries.
A new French film made by first-time feature makers tells of a young French couple who risk their lives to try and help Refusnik Jews in the Soviet Union in the late 1970s.
French General Paul Aussaresses, who caused a storm with his admission that torture was widely used during the Algerian War of Independence, has died at the age of 95.
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.
Wines from the cellar at the Hôtel Matignon, the official Paris residence of the French Prime Minister, are to be sold at an auction on Friday.
In New York the 15 member UN Security Council has given French troops the green light to help restore order in Central African Republic. French President François Hollande is ...
France has returned five 2,000-year-old antiques to Egypt after they were spotted advertised for sale on the internet. They were stolen during the 2011 uprising against president Hosni Mubarak.
"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.
More on Kampala's deposed Lord Mayor, polygamy and divorce in Swaziland, radical islamists in Mombasa - all in today's African papers ..
A French appeal court has ruled against the extradition of Beninese businessman Patrice Talon, who is accused of plottting to kill President Thomas Boni Yayi.
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 ...