Thieves have stolen an Edgar Degas painting, valued at six million euros, from the home of a private collector in Cyprus.
The Algerian journalist Kamel Daoud was named in Paris on Monday as the winner of a major world prize for French literature, for his novel “Mersault the counter-enquiry”.
Cinema icon Brigitte Bardot celebrated her 80th birthday in private on Sunday at her French Riviera house.
This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the quiz about the "Singing Revolution".
This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the quiz about the France World Cup football match on 25 June.
The Gauls used boomerangs 2,000 years ago, according to archaeologists who have found a wooden curved stick on a beach in the northern French town of Cotentin.