The crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR) and the passing of Nelson Mandela continue to dominate the front page stories of the French dailies for the second day running.
A Chinese buyer paid 10,500 euros for a bottle of top Burgundy in an auction of bottles from the French prime minister's cellar on Friday. The bottle of Romanée-Conti fetched more than twice its guide price
France is to burn three tonnes of ivory as part of the fight against poaching. Paris pledged to destroy its ivory stocks and increase fines on traffickers of endangered species.
"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.
The French city of Lyon will scintillate from 3-6 December during its annual Festival of Lights.
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 ...