Polling stations have opened in Algeria where incumbent Abdelaziz Bouteflika faces five rivals in a presidential election.
A far-right electoral win worries most commentators. A secret government memo warns of anger and cynicism among the electorate.
The Roma girl snatched off a school bus and deported to Kosovo says she will not take up President François Hollande's offer to return to France without her family.
The "Leonarda affair" which has polarised opinion in France since Thursday is still very much on every front page this morning.
The far-right politician who compared France's justice minister to an ape is likely to face prosecution for incitement to racial hatred.
This week we reflect on yet another racism row in English football. England manager Roy Hodgson has been the centre of attention this week.
France's far-right Front National (FN) has sacked one of its candidates in next year's local council elections after she posted an image of Justice Minister Christiane Taubira as an ape on Facebook.
Currently witnessing an influx of Syrians and Eritreans, Calais has been a point of passage for refugees bound for Britain since the 1990s.
Police fired teargas in Paris Thursday after clashes at a school students' protest against the deportation of a 15-year-old Roma from Kosovo and a 19-year-old Armenian.
France's ruling Socialist Party has been plunged into a public row over the deportation of a 15-year-old Roma girl to Kosovo.
The EU “will collapse as the Soviet Union collapsed”, French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has told RFI.