The podium for the Route du Rhum Class40 category was completed on Wednesday with Spain’s Alex Pella celebrating first place.
He enters the record
Finally some good news for Fomula One – Marussia driver Jules Bianchi is no longer in an artificial coma and is breathing unaided according to the
It may be a micro-state but Monaco held a big party for its National Day, and Prince Albert had some good news for the crowds as well. He and
Senior officials at French first division club Marseille including current President Vincent Labrune have been questioned over alleged illegal
Al Qaeda’s north African arm (AQMI) has issued a video of two hostages they are holding.
Frenchman Serge Lazarevic, has been held in the Sahara
Burkina Faso was plunged into crisis in late October 2014 when tensions over the future of President Blaise Compaore boiled over, with protesters
Panic over weapon-wielding clowns reached new heights over the weekend as the phenomenon spread to southern France.
Fourteen teenagers, dressed as
Up to 2,300 migrants are in-or-around Calais, according to Denis Robin, a senior official in the port town, up from 1,500 at the end of
The remains of 15 British soldiers who fought and died during the Great War have been reinterred, almost 100 years to the day after the men died.
His designs have been described as eclectic. From a space rocket, to an iconic juicer, to the house he lives in – Philippe Starck has designed them
This week the Nobel Prize for Economics was awarded to the French researcher Jean Tirole. It came as a shock for the Toulouse School of Economics
Influential creator and architect Philippe Starck first became widely known in the 1980s and is today considered a legend of modern design.
Telecoms seems to have a guaranteed future ahead of it, an essential cornerstone 21st century industry employing hundreds of thousands, yet it is an
PARIS (Reuters) – The European Commission is likely to reject France’s 2015 budget draft at the end of October and ask for a new one that would
What are serious games and can they make a difference to educational outcomes? Can game-based learning be used to teach every subject? All of these
France’s far-right National Front (NF) saw two of its candidates elected to the French Senate for the first time – a victory dubbed “historical” by
Air France pilots have decided to end to a two-week strike that crippled the French airline.
Air France had been locked in a dispute with pilots
Millions of children around the world have no family and will never know family life. Millions of couples in Europe want to adopt children. Why is it
The family of murdered French tourist Hervé Gourdel have called for tolerance ahead of remembrance rallies on Friday (September 26).
Plantu is one of France’s best known cartoonists, having been drawing for the national daily Le Monde for the best part of 30 years.
What’s in a name? What’s in a piece of paper? In this case of no ordinary paper, it’s two names, passionate love and an empire. And what a
France’s minister of public services has hit out at vegetable farmers who set fire to a tax office in Brittany.
They were protesting over tax and
Around 60 percent of Air France flights were cancelled on Tuesday as a week-long strike by the national carrier’s pilots entered its second
A widow who asked for her dead husband’s personal items to be sent to her was left shocked after receiving a package that included the rope with