French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said 1,918 people had been processed and sent to 80 centres around France by Monday evening.
Icon of French cinema, Catherine Deneuve has been honoured for her contributions to the world of film in the city where it all began.
The eighth edition of the Lumière Film Festival has been launched in Lyon, France with a screening of ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
In this episode of Learning World we look at the importance of learning languages.
France is reeling from a second terror attack in under two weeks.
Mini World, France’s first animated miniature park, has opened its doors to the public.
A body has reportedly been found in the rubble of a fire at a chemical plant on the outskirts of Lyon, in south eastern France.
French fans went into ecstasy after beating Ireland and making it through to the quarter finals.
For a few days now, reporters have been wondering whether Cristiano Ronaldo was cracking under the intense weight of expectation at Euro 2016.
English side Saracens have become the champions of Europe for the first time, after beating Racing 92 of France. They lifted the cup after a 21-9
Now one of Europe's leading electronic, techno and niche music festivals, Les Nuits Sonores in Lyon, France, has again brought prime cuts and deep grooves to the riverside and city venues
The Cannes film festival is fast approaching, an edition where the stars will be presented in a “huge” fashion, according to Thierry Frémaux
The Nuits Sonores festival, which takes place annually in the city of Lyon was created in 2003. The European Lab is only five years old but is
Poliomyelitis – or polio – could be gone by 2018, according to the latest data from the World Health Organisation. Only seven cases have been
Syria was at the heart of a recent series of concerts at the Opera in the French city of Lyon under the theme The Syria I love. Among the artists
Lyon’s Museum of Contemporary Art is devoting three floors to the first retrospective in France dedicated to Yoko Ono. The exhibition opening filmed
A group of former scouts have broken the silence about the abuse they went through decades ago. They want the highest authorities of the French
Lyon’s ‘Stade des Lumieres’, which translates to Stadium of Lights, has been officially unveiled. This superb 59,000-seater arena replaces the Stade
The French city of Lyon is in the process of doubling the size of its urban centre, by creating a new district built on marshland reclaimed in the
Lyon’s annual festival of light was replaced by a tribute to victims of the terrorist attacks on Paris on November 13. Thousands of homes in the
The people of Lyon did what they always do on December 8, they lit candles and put them on their windowsills and in public places. Normally it is to
France’s second city, Lyon, has scaled down its annual Festival of Lights due to security concerns after the November 13 Paris attacks. Whereas in