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Macron ready to return Algerian anti-colonial fighters' skulls - World News
Macron ready to return Algerian anti-colonial fighters' skulls 4 days ago
President Emmanuel Macron has promised to return the skulls of 37 Algerians killed for resisting French colonialism in the 19th century and sent to Paris, where they were found in the stores of the Musuem of Mankind.
Revealed: The 'best companies' to work for in France -World News
Revealed: The 'best companies' to work for in France 4 days ago
Thousands of employees in France have taken part in a new survey that reveals which companies are the best to work for.
Swiss make deal with Nigeria on final payout for Abacha loot -World News
Swiss make deal with Nigeria on final payout for Abacha loot 4 days ago
Swiss authorities and the Nigerian government came to an agreement this week on the repayment of more than 320 million dollars stolen by the family of former military leader Sani Abacha. The payment represents the latest Abacha loot to be clawed back...
French court frees Russian oligarch on 4 million euros' bail -World News
French court frees Russian oligarch on 4 million euros' bail 4 days ago
A French court ordered Russian oligarch Suleyman Kerimov to post 40 million euros in bail on Wednesday morning, during an investigation into alleged massive tax fraud and money-laundering linked to the purchase of luxury villas on the Côte d'Azu
No entry: Why is the Paris Metro still out of bounds for disabled people? -World News
No entry: Why is the Paris Metro still out of bounds for disabled people? 5 days ago
The Metro might be a convenient way for many to get around Paris but for disabled people including those who need wheelchairs, the French capital's underground system is nothing short of a nightmare. Here's why.
Abused, shunned but unfazed: What it's like being a Brexit-supporting Brit in France -World News
Abused, shunned but unfazed: What it's like being a Brexit-supporting Brit in France 5 days ago
Brits living in France who backed Brexit say they have no regrets about their vote and appear unconcerned about their futures in their adopted country, but they do say they are more worried about being abused and ostracized by fellow British citizens.
Russia defiant in wake of Olympic ban -World News
Russia defiant in wake of Olympic ban 5 days ago
Russia has rejected the International Olympic Committee's decision to ban its athletes from the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyongchang, South Korea. The decision is the result of accusations that Russia systematically supplied its athletes with...
Corsican gangster shot dead at airport -World News
Corsican gangster shot dead at airport 5 days ago
A notorious gangster was killed and another seriously wounded in a suspected tit-for-tat shooting at an ariport on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica on Tuesday.
Five things you never knew about French rock legend Johnny Hallyday -World News
Five things you never knew about French rock legend Johnny Hallyday 5 days ago
He was an enormous star in France, but Johnny Hallyday, the "French Elvis", whose death was announced by his wife Laeticia Wednesday, was almost unknown in the English-speaking world.
France to question Airbnb over possible tax avoidance scheme -World News
France to question Airbnb over possible tax avoidance scheme 5 days ago
The French government has summoned the managers of Airbnb to demand answers over a payment system suspected of facilitating tax avoidance.
Smoke at French nuclear site forces 200 to evacuate -World News
Smoke at French nuclear site forces 200 to evacuate 5 days ago
About 200 people working at the site of a cutting-edge nuclear reactor under construction in northern France were evacuated Tuesday after smoke was detected at the site, officials said.
French press review 6 December 2017 -World News
French press review 6 December 2017 5 days ago
French rock star Johnny Hallyday is dead. So is the writer and Le Figaro journalist Jean d'Ormesson. And so, while we're at it, is King Michael I of Romania. President Emmanuel Macron thinks the French public audiovisual sector can...
African press review 6 December 2017 -World News
African press review 6 December 2017 5 days ago
The South African economy is doing better than expected. The South African president perhaps less so. Washington has asked Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga to call off next week's planned alternative swearing-in ceremony. And the majority...
Corsican mobster 'Tony the Butcher' gunned down at French airport -World News
Corsican mobster 'Tony the Butcher' gunned down at French airport 5 days ago
A notorious Corsican mobster was killed and two people were wounded on Tuesday in an suspected tit-for-tat shooting at an airport on the French island of Corsica.
French rocker Johnny Hallyday dies, aged 74 -World News
French rocker Johnny Hallyday dies, aged 74 5 days ago
France's best-known rock star Johnny Hallyday has died at the age of 74 after a battle with lung cancer. Johnny, as he was affectionately known by his fans, had a career which spanned nearly six decades during which he sold more than 100 million...
Johnny Hallyday: Otherwise known as 'France's Elvis' -World News
Johnny Hallyday: Otherwise known as 'France's Elvis' 5 days ago
Johnny Hallyday, France's king of rock who has died aged 74 after a battle with lung cancer, was a leather-clad would-be Elvis who earned love and scorn over five decades spent belting out American rock 'n' roll.
American hit parade: Johnny Hallyday had it covered… in French -World News
American hit parade: Johnny Hallyday had it covered… in French 5 days ago
French rocker Johnny Hallyday, who died on Wednesday at age 74, spent a six-decade career imparting his love for US pop and rock music. Beyond his original hits, the so-called French Elvis’s repertoire includes hundreds of adapted cover songs.
‘French Elvis’ Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74 -World News
‘French Elvis’ Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74 5 days ago
Veteran French rocker, Johnny Hallyday, who achieved iconic status during a career spanning over half-a-century, has died following a battle with lung cancer, his wife said Wednesday. He was 74.
France in mourning as king of rock Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74 -World News
France in mourning as king of rock Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74 5 days ago
France's best-known rock star Johnny Hallyday has died aged 74 after a battle with lung cancer, his wife Laeticia said on Wednesday.
Renowned French writer Jean D'Ormesson is dead at 92 -World News
Renowned French writer Jean D'Ormesson is dead at 92 5 days ago
France loves its intellectuals and writers as perhaps no other country does, and one of its favourites has died. Jean D’Ormesson, once the youngest member of the Academie Française, passed away early Tuesday at the age of 92.
Saleh killing increasesYemen chaos -World News
Saleh killing increasesYemen chaos 5 days ago
Yemen's Houthi rebels on Tuesday moved to strengthen their grip on the capital, Sana’a, after the death of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.
France's Macron visits Algeria Wednesday -World News
France's Macron visits Algeria Wednesday 5 days ago
French President Emmanuel Macron will be in Algeria on Wednesday for a one-day visit. The aim of his first visit to Algiers as head of state is to "reshape" the relationship between the two countries.
Paris police dismantle Airbnb prostitution ring  -World News
Paris police dismantle Airbnb prostitution ring 5 days ago
Three men have been arrested in Paris for running a prostitution ring in one of the capital’s most upmarket neighbourhoods.
French enjoy longest retirement in the developed world -World News
French enjoy longest retirement in the developed world 5 days ago
French pensioners enjoy the longest retirement in the developed world and also have some of the highest revenues, a study by the OECD economic think tank showed on Tuesday.
France launches its first guide for refugees -World News
France launches its first guide for refugees 5 days ago
A guide has been launched in France to help facilitate the lives of refugees who have been granted asylum there.