Politicians have joined a growing debate after a right-wing MEP posted a photo of a veiled woman on a French beach on social networks, accompanied by a commentary about sex equality.
A muslim engineer, who has been denied access to French nuclear power stations, is to learn at the end of this month whether the decision to bar him will be overturned, his lawyer announced ...
Central African Republic’s President Catherine Samba Panza appointed Mahamat Kamoun as her prime minister on Sunday as part of an effort to create a more unified government after more than a ...
Several hundred people gathered in the centre of Paris on Sunday to demonstrate for peace.
Paris police aim to ban a demonstration against Israel’s Gaza bombing campaign planned for Saturday after clashes outside two synagogues last weekend.
President Hollande is to hold talks on Tuesday with a senior representative of the Jewish community in France, after pro-Palestinian demonstrators tried to storm two Paris synagogues on Sunday.
France's Muslim population, thought to be around three million, is currently marking the holy month of Ramadan.
The European rights court on Tuesday rejected arguments that French outlawing full-face veils breaches religion freedom.
France's top court has upheld the decision of a childcare centre to fire an employee for wearing the Islamic headscarf, the hijab.
An group of muslim religious leaders in south eastern France met in Avignon on Wednesday to discuss ways of stopping young people from turning towards violent extremism.