Marine Le Pen and Jean-Marie Le Pen

Marine Le Pen suspends Jean-Marie: but is she her father's daughter?

Tue 5 May, AT 11:55

Far-right family feud deepens as the National Front's patriarch is suspended from the party he founded

German Wings

Germanwings pilot 'rehearsed' crash on previous flight

One-Minute Read
Wed 6 May, AT 12:11

Andreas Lubitz allegedly attempted a 'controlled descent' on an outbound flight earlier in the day

Adultery websites: should they be banned?

Talking Point
Wed 18 Mar, AT 14:19

Extramarital dating website Gleeden is facing a court battle in France for 'encouraging people to cheat'

Foie gras: is it acceptable to eat liver from a force-fed bird?

One-Minute Read
Wed 18 Mar, AT 12:53

The expensive delicacy, described as the 'Abu Ghraib of poultry dishes', at centre of legal battle in France

Alexis Vastine, Camille Muffat and Florence Arthaud

Helicopter crash kills French sporting stars

One-Minute Read
Tue 10 Mar, AT 08:39

Ten people died when two helicopters appeared to collide during filming for a reality TV show in Argentina

Francois Hollande

Hollande calls for tougher race hate laws

One-Minute Read
Tue 24 Feb, AT 09:51

French president urges 'faster, more effective sanctions' for racial crimes in the wake of kosher supermarket siege


Anti-Semitism: shock at French 'no Jews' job advert

One-Minute Read
Wed 4 Feb, AT 13:33

Company says it was 'hacked' but scandal adds to fear French anti-Semitism is on the rise

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's pimping trial begins in France

One-Minute Read
Mon 2 Feb, AT 09:24

L'Affaire du Carlton continues as former IMF chief faces charges of 'pimping in an organised group'

Nantes van attack

French president urges calm after third attack in three days

Tue 23 Dec, AT 10:52

11 people were injured last night when a driver rammed his van into a Christmas market in Nantes


Islamic State militant quits over smoking ban

One-Minute Read
Fri 21 Nov, AT 15:57

French jihadist returns home after just two weeks because he couldn't kick the habit