Thirteen people have been arrested and two police officers were lightly injured following a protest in Paris against police violence.
The 22-year-old man whose arrest in northern Paris sparked nights of protests across France has thanked his supporters. Theo posted the video message on Facebook after being discharged.
Lowell Bailey produced shock and awe at the World Championships in Austria by storming to victory in the men’s 20km biathlon.
Tessa Worley has won her second gold medal at the alpine skiing world championship in St Moritz, Switzerland.
The French Air Force is training baby eagles to bring down remote-controlled drones that have strayed into restricted airspace.
French unemployment remains high, but the rate has fallen for the second year running to 9.7% in mainland France, 10% including overseas territories.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has given a robust defence of free trade as so-called populist parties make gains across Europe.
The riots rocking the suburbs of Paris since early February spilled over onto the streets of the French capital on Wednesday evening.
“Police, killers” were among the slogans shouted as French President Francois Hollande visited a gritty suburb of Paris on Tuesday as tensions continue to rise over alleged police…
In a move that could shake up the global auto industry, France's PSA Peugeot Citroen is talking to General Motors about buying Opel/Vauxhall.
Over a decade after the infamous 2005 riots that rocked France, tensions between police and those living on the outskirts of society don't appear to be easing.
Mathieu Faivre anchored France to gold at the Alpine skiing World Championships in the Team Event at St Moritz.
France’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen visited a migration hotspot on the country’s border with Italy on Monday.
Three members of the same family and their snowboarding instructor were killed in an Alpine avalanche on Monday – the worst such accident since the start of the ski-ing season in…
Three members of the same family are among four people who have been killed by an avalanche in the French ski resort Tignes
Cars and rubbish bins were set on fire as clashes between rioters and police show no sign of abating.
France got their Six Nations title challenge back on track after battling past Scotland at the Stade de France on Saturday.
Clashes have erupted in a Paris suburb, as anger boils over allegations that a young black man was raped with a baton and beaten as police detained him.
Organisers wanted no repetition of the July terrorist massacre when Nice last had an open-air party, so the route was changed and security was extra-tight.
Embattled French presidential candidate Francois Fillon received the warmest of welcomes on Saturday – more than 9,000 kilometres from the mainland.
The social and solidarity economy (SSE) is a sector far from being marginal today in Europe.
National Front leader Marine Le Pen has outlined a policy where dual citizens from non-European countries would be forced to make a choice which they want to keep.
French carmaker Renault's operating profit jumped 38 percent in 2016 as it increased market share in all regions boosted by a number of new models.
French police detain four suspected of planning terrorist attack
French farmer arrested for helping migrants handed suspended fine
Campaigning for France's presidential election began this week with three of the leading candidates addressing supporters in Lyon.