Nice’s celebrated seaside boulevard lined with palm trees and glitzy turn-of-the-century hotels could become the latest French landmark to join Unesco’s World Heritage list.
Films by Jean-Luc Godard, Ken Loach, the Dardennes brothers and David Cronenberg are among those chosen to compete for the Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes film festival, it ...
French police have arrested two Australian tourists alleged to be on a tagging tour of Europe's rail network.
Paris's landmark art déco hotel, Le Lutetia, closed on Monday for renovations that will take three years and cost nearly 100 million euros.
A French court on Monday fined a Burgundy winemaker 500 euros because he refused to use pesticides in his organic vineyard.
The signing of fifty contracts representing fifty years of diplomatic relations got underway on Wednesday, with lucrative deals clinched in sectors like aeronautics and the car industry.
As China's President arrives in Paris for the second day of a high-profile visit, French authorities will push for a rebalancing of exchanges between the two countries.
A 19th century guillotine, still in perfect working order, is to be auctioned in France on Thursday and is expected to fetch up to 60,000 euros.
After experiencing days of dangerously high pollution levels, France will introduce a new alternating traffic system from Monday 17 March.
France is stepping up measures to curb red-alert pollution levels with a new prevention plan, that will be launched next Summer.
French police have busted one of the biggest cannabis money-laundering networks ever discovered in the country.
Red-alert pollution levels have prompted several French cities to make public transport and green schemes, like Paris's Velib bike-share and Autolib electric cars, free. But will the measures ...
The sale of a collection of Art Déco and Art Nouveau objects, belonging to Paris art expert Félix Marcilhac, attracted 21 record sums, auctioneers Sotheby’s and Artcurial ...
Authorities in the Paris region say they will make public transport free if they have to bring in emergency restrictions on traffic because of high pollution levels caused by unseasonably warm ...
The French minister of culture, Aurélie Filippetti, will return three paintings confiscated by the Nazis, to their real owners in a ceremony on Tuesday.
There were traffic jams on 231 kilometres of France's roads at midday Saturday as some holidaymakers headed for ski resorts, while others headed home.
"Mr Hublot", a joint Franco-Luxembourger production, took the prize for Best animated short film at the US Academy Awards on Sunday, beating the Disney favourite "Get a ...
High winds and huge waves were expected on Monday night on France's Atlantic coast, where 11 areas have been put on alert.
The arrest of a British ski instructor in the Alps in February has put the spotlight on French laws concerning ski instructors and led to accusations that the rules are aimed at protecting jobs ...
There were 80 kilometres of traffic jams in France early Saturday morning as holiday-makers headed for ski stations in the Alps.