The United States asked a Paris acution house to put off the planned sale of 25 sacred objects from the Hopi and San Carlos Apache Native American tribes.
France has returned five 2,000-year-old antiques to Egypt after they were spotted advertised for sale on the internet. They were stolen during the 2011 uprising against president Hosni Mubarak.
A solemn ceremony will mark the moment in downtown Dallas when, 50 years ago today, US president John F Kennedy was assassinated by a lone gunman.
British author Alan Hollinghurst has won the French publishing world's best foreign book prize for his fifth novel, The Stranger's Child.
French people are being invited to bring family souvenirs of World War I - diaries, notebooks, photos, letters - to a roadshow travelling the country this week.
Family history roadshows are running all across France this week.
Fourteen Caribbean countries have hired a London law form to win reparations for the slave trade. They have targeted France, Britain and The Netherlands as the main beneficiaries of slavery.
A French former resistance fighter won a legal battle on Wednesday against memorial groups who contested his portrayal of a World War II massacre.
Huge crowds turned out on Sunday to watch the body of General Vo Nguyen Giap, the military leader in Vietnam's wars with the French and the Americans, being driven through the streets of Hanoi ...
Art and Resistance.