Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has presented his government's white paper on Scottish independence from the United Kingdom.
Today, Kampala may be laying off its mayor, Nigeria looks to London to feed its asylum-seeker, Tanzania wants local chicken and Johannesburg is being sold off, piece by piece.
A UN resolution calling for the protection of the privacy of citizens worldwide is going ahead this week.
The young Frenchman judged too fat to travel on British Airways and the Queen Mary ocean liner was banned from the Eurostar London-Paris rail link on Tuesday afternoon.
In Britain the use of “legal highs” - narcotic drugs that are not banned - is on the rise.
French police investigating the shooting of a family in the Alps last year have released an identikit image of a mysterious motorcyclist said to have been at the scene of the crime.
A woman was washed away by a wave on the French island of Belle-Ile on Monday after a night of storms that saw electricity cut off from 75,000 homes across the north and west of the country.
Currently witnessing an influx of Syrians and Eritreans, Calais has been a point of passage for refugees bound for Britain since the 1990s.
The extraction of oil and natural gas from the ground through hydraulic fracturing has divided public opinion in Britain.
France's TGV and national train services were running almost normally despite a national one-day strike by railworkers on Wednesday, the SNCF rail service announced.