"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.
Yet more stormy weather was set to hit west France on Friday, forecasters warned.
A massive rock crashed into a chalet in the southeast French Alps on Sunday, killing two children and injuring five others, police said.
The mayor of the western city of Nantes said he will sue over damage caused during protests on Saturday against a major airport development.
The mayor of Toulouse has taken legal action to pursue the authors of racist and homophobic graffiti that appeared on Sunday night.
Paris taxi-drivers called off their week-long strike on Thursday afternooon after the government suspended registration of minicabs for two months.
Nearly 300 US veterans of the World War II D-Day landings hope to attend this year's ceremonies in France, 70 years after the largest amphibious military operation in history.
Paris police arrested 64 taxi-drivers for trying to blockade a central city square on Tuesday night. A strike and protests against competition from minicabs are set to continue.
Paris taxi drivers are set to continue strikes and protest actions in an attempt to stop the spread of minicab companies after disrupting traffic around the city's two airports on Monday and ...
As the race to be the next mayor of Paris hots up, the two main candidates, both women, are pushing some eyecatching projects for the City of Lights.
French police have arrested 20 men suspected of involvement in the theft of top Bordeaux wines totalling more than a million euros, a police spokesman said on Monday.
Taxi services out of Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports in Paris were almost at a standstill on Monday as drivers went on strike over competition from rival mini-cabs.
Four people were still in hospital - one in a serious condition - Sunday after the previous day's deadly rail crash in the French Alps.
Two people have been killed and nine injured in a train crash in the French Alps, preliminary reports said. One of the victims is reported to be a Russian woman, the other appears to be local.
Vast swathes of France, from Brittany to the north-east and including Paris, were expecting power cuts and blocked roads as they were placed on high alert for gale-force winds and torrential rain ...
The "Popebike", a Harley-Davidson that briefly belonged to Pope Francis and is signed by the pontiff, was to be auctioned in Paris on Thursday.
A freighter has split in two off the French coast, threatening parts of the west coast with oil pollution.