A French village is calling for nationwide support after losing a legal fight for local businesses' right to use its name to sell their products.
The ex-wife of former International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn whose career was beset by a series of sexual scandals, says she was unaware of his infamous extramarital affairs in ...
Bare-chested members of the activist group Femen crashed the far-right’s National Front press conference held today to launch their campaign for next month's European Parliament ...
Four French journalists held hostage in Syria arrived on French soil on Sunday. President François Hollande called it “a day of joy for France”.
New French Prime Minister Manuel Valls faces a revolt from the left of his Socialist Party over his plan to make 50 billion-euros-worth of spending cuts.
The 2014 Cannes Film Festival selection resists any temptation to be swamped by Hollywood, with films from around the world and by new talents as well as cinema veterans like Jean-Luc Godard.
Supporters of Abdelaziz Bouteflika claim he has won a "crushing victory" in his bid to win a fourth term as Algeria's president.
In a little valley surrounded by hills outside of Butare, Rwanda’s second city, sits Murambi Technical School.
France is celebrating the 70th anniversary of women's right to vote.
A day after the liberation of four French journalists held in Syria, new details have emerged about the conditions of their release.
French President François Hollande made a shock announcement on Friday during a lunch with employees of the Michelin company: if unemployment continues to plummet between now and 2017, he ...
Four French journalists are safe and in good health, after being held hostage in Syria since June 2013.
About 200 neo-Nazis celebrated Adolf Hitler’s birthday in a village hall in eastern France this weekend.
There’s confusion over the fate of kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls. SA prepares for a post-Zuma ANC.
France’s Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius says there are strong indications that the Syrian regime recently used chemical weapons in the northwest of the country.
Ségolène Royale is back on the political scene and Prime Minister Manuel Valls is learning to navigate his new role alongside President François Hollande.
If you are thinking of visiting Paris, you should be able to do your shopping on Sunday as from the end of this year. France's Socialist government is to permit Sunday trading in the French ...
The forced resignation of presidential advisor Aquilino Morelle for conflict of interest and extravagance dominates comments in the French press.
France has turned down a Norwegian request for the extradition of Moroccan athlete Khaled Skah, locked in a dispute with his ex-wife over custody of their two children.
Eleven protesters against France's ecotax will appear in a court in Brittany on Tuesday.