Ten suspects held as French police dismantle a network sending jihadist fighters to Syria in a series of dawn raids on Monday.
French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian made the appeal at a security conference in Senegal on Monday.
French football legend Thierry Henry announced on Tuesday he retires from playing football to become a consultant for the Sky Sports TV channel.
Four satellites were to be launched from French Guiana on Thursday with the goal of providing more affordable internet to countries with minimal service.
Dozens of taxi drivers held a go-slow in the French capital on Monday to protest against Uber's latest service called UberPOP.
French police shot dead a man in the Channel port of Le Havre on Monday night. He had attacked and stabbed him 22 times, they say.
French President François Hollande has welcomed resumption of diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States after 54 years, saying that it has come none too soon.
French NGOs working in the field of HIV-Aids are outraged that France is to cut its budget to the UN body helping people living with HIV by 25 per cent.
The French front pages are divided between fear and shock this morning, the fear provoked by Russia's financial woes, the shock by the murder of 136 schoolchildren by the Pakistani Taliban.