France is the fourth most popular country in the world for foreign students in higher education, coming after the US, Britain and Australia.
US defence secretary Leon Panetta is in China for a three day visit. It's a sensitive time for the region, from a security point of view.
Yesterday a famous Chinese actress and new chateau owner was welcomed as a member of an exclusive French society near Bordeaux steeped in the French winemaking tradition.
The return of a bustling nightlife to Mogadishu and a Chinese company's plan to convert prisons in Zimbabwe into shopping centres, are among the stories in today's African dailies.
French President François Hollande is due to meet on Monday with the new United Nations peace envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi.
Five things we learned on day 12 of the London Olympics.
Today’s French newspaper headlines are dominated by the Syrian conflict, including a controversial internvention by former president Nicolas Sarkozy and the fifth anniversary of the start of ...
Five things we learned about Tuesday’s day 11 at the Olympics.
The Bank of France predicts that the French economy is about to hit recession with a forecast of 0.1 per cent contraction in the third quarter of this year, following negative growth in the ...
Kenya wins its first London Olympics gold.