Cross-channel high-speed train operator Eurostar is to launch a direct London-Marseille service from 1 May next year. The journey should take about six hours 15 minutes.
Pablo Picasso’s oldest daughter is to donate a drawing and a sketchbook to Paris’s Picasso museum when it opens after five years of closure that were dogged by controversy.
In the French press today France ponders its arms deal with Russia and Mona Lisa gets new opening hours.
France’s top appeal court has cleared the extradition of the French-Algerian man suspected of shooting dead four people at the Jewish Museum in Brussels in May.
The French national suspected of shooting dead four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum last month is to be extradited to Belgium.