Thousands of people formed a human chain in Paris on Saturday - the second anniversary of Japan's Fukushima disaster - to oppose nuclear power, which provides most of France's energy.
Icy roads caused at least 27 traffic accidents in western France on Thursday morning with weather alerts in 22 departments.
A French court has cleared Continental Airlines and one of its employees of criminal responsibility for the July 2000 crash of an Air France Concorde.
The bodies of the two passengers missing after the crash of an Algerian military plane in southern France have been found in the wreckage, investigators announced Saturday.
Rescue workers were searching a remote mountainous area of France on Saturday for the bodies of two passengers of an Algerian military plane that crashed on Friday.
A Taiwanese pilot has died in the crash of a French air force fighter plane. The Mirage 2000-5 went down in a ball of fire, according to eyewitnesses.
Amnesty international is calling for a criminal investigation into the dumping of toxic waste in Côte d'Ivoire.
A 14-year-old French boy has admitted setting a massive wildfire that has ravaged 400 hectares of forest and farm land near Avignon.
Police used tear gas and water cannons as hundreds of anti-corruption activists led by the organization India Against Corruption staged noisy protests near the residences of Prime Minister ...
Firefighters managed to prevent new forest fires in south-west France when a microlight crashed, killing two people, on Sunday morning.