France

Hollande's legitimacy is a crisis that threatens French republic

Thu 14 Nov, AT 09:06
The Conversation

Ecotax riots in Brittany are further evidence of president's lack of grasp, says John Gaffney

Socialism vs football: will French tax hike kill the game?

One-Minute Read
Fri 1 Nov, AT 13:52

Francois Hollande is refusing to back down on new tax on the rich, and footballers are angry

Crispin Black

France wakes up to the truth: the US is addicted to spying

Wed 23 Oct, AT 09:08
Crispin Black

How did Americans get away with it for so long? It is possible there’s a traitor inside French intelligence

Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic face off in World Cup play-offs

One-Minute Read
Mon 21 Oct, AT 14:52

England dodge a bullet as Ukraine - runners up in Group H - are drawn against France

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Vo Nguyen Giap: Vietnam's hero and US nemesis dies aged 102

One-Minute Read
Fri 4 Oct, AT 16:00

Self-taught general dubbed 'Red Napoleon' was credited with forcing France and US out of Vietnam

Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Strauss-Kahn 'a party king who hired hookers' - leaked report

One-Minute Read
Thu 8 Aug, AT 14:21

DSK always said women at parties were 'libertines' not prostitutes. A new Figaro story disputes that

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Geraint Thomas takes on Tour de France with broken pelvis

First Reaction
Tue 2 Jul, AT 12:31

But the 'Tough Taff' must keep pace with Team Sky in time trial to avoid elimination

Protesters fail to stop Rafael Nadal winning French Open

First Post
Mon 10 Jun, AT 09:45

Spaniard wins for eighth time – beating Grand Slam records set by Federer and Sampras at Wimbledon

Les Miserables: Gloomy French must copy English

First Post
Wed 27 Mar, AT 12:54

Paris academic argues glum compatriots can only find happiness across Channel

US tycoon refuses to employ 'so-called' workers in France

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 Feb, AT 15:30

They only work three hours a day, boss nicknamed The Grizz tells France's industry minister

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