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

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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

Briefing Tue 23 Dec, AT 10:52

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

Smoking

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

Herve Gourdal, the French tourist murdered in Algeria

French tourist beheaded by jihadists loyal to Islamic State

One-Minute Read Thu 25 Sep, AT 09:18

Francois Hollande says France is in mourning after killing of Herve Gourdel in Algeria

A couple pose with 'lovelocks' on a Parisian bridge

Show love with selfies not locks, pleads Paris

One-Minute Read Mon 11 Aug, AT 16:06

Bridges can no longer withstand weight of padlocks, so couples are being urged to show #lovewithoutlocks

A couple kisses in front of a wall of roses

Where will you find Europe's sexiest men and women?

One-Minute Read Wed 23 Jul, AT 11:09

More than 50,000 men and women asked which nationality they would pick for a romantic night out

A pro-Palestinian protester throws a projectile at a French police officer

France faces 'new form of anti-Semitism', says PM

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Jul, AT 15:46

More demonstrations planned after anti-Jewish violence mars Gaza protests

The Eiffel Tower on Bastille Day last year

Bastille Day: 'le jour de gloire est arrivé'

Briefing Thu 10 Jul, AT 10:11

From prison riots to fireworks, the history of Bastille Day – France's fête nationale

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