Two girls, aged 15 and 17, are under investigation in France for allegedly making plans to join jihadis in Syria.
2014-08-23 07:22 in News
A group of wine cooperatives in southwest France has joined forces with leading scientists to "liberate" the flavours most prized by consumers in growing wine markets, from China to the US.
2014-08-10 09:09 in News
Indonesian police have arrested two French journalists who were reporting on the separatist movement in the restive region of Papua, police and embassy officials say.
2014-08-08 12:27 in News
Corinne Diacre received a bouquet of flowers from her opposite number but ended up on the losing side when she became the first woman to coach a men's soccer team in a competitive professional match in France.
2014-08-05 07:07 in Soccer
Manchester City's France midfielder Samir Nasri has indicated that he has decided to quit international football.
2014-08-04 14:45 in Soccer
French authorities have ordered a probe after more than 50kg of seized cocaine worth millions of euros went missing from the Paris police headquarters.
2014-08-01 15:14 in News
The Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali last week appears to have plummeted to the ground from an altitude of 10 000 metres in just a few minutes after flying into a storm.
2014-07-30 21:45 in News
French experts have been meticulously sifting through the debris of the Air Algerie plane that disintegrated over the Mali desert, killing all 118 on board. They have yet to see a single intact body
2014-07-30 19:45 in News
Flags are flying at half-mast in France in mourning for the 118 victims of the Air Algerie plane tragedy, as investigators wait for the black boxes from the crash site to arrive.
2014-07-28 22:35 in News
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight over the West African state of Mali with 116 people on board, French officials say.
2014-07-25 17:29 in News