French fishermen are set to continue their blockade of Channel ports for a third successive day.
However, the action is being suspended at Calais
French fishing trawlers are blockading three Channel ports – disrupting ferry and freight traffic in a row over fishing quotas.
Entire fleets of
A three-year-old French girl repeatedly seized by her warring parents has returned to France with her father. Elise Andre, whose Russian mother was
“Villa Amalia” filmed in Italy, is based on the novel by French Author Pascal Quingard. It stars Isabelle Huppert, and is directed by Benoit Jacquot
A modern art exhibition at the Champs Elysees in Paris makes spectators take a serious look at the optical illusions on the canvas. And in Lisbon
Nearly one hundred paintings by abstract artist Wassily Kandinsky are on display at the Centre Pompidou in Paris until early August.
Normally it’s held in Cognac. But this year the International Thriller Festival has transferred to Beane, well-known for Bourgogne wine.
A number of people are reported to have been killed in an operation by French forces to free hostages being held by pirates off Somalia. President
One of the world’s most prestigious galleries .. the Grand Palais in Paris has given a major endorsement to graffiti, labeling it art not vandalism
France’s parliament has rejected a bill which would have meant Internet users would have been disconnected from the net if they download movies and
Moves to disconnect Internet users if they download music or films illegally have been rejected by France’s parliament.
Under a government-backed
Anti-NATO demonstrators torched a former border post on the French side of the Franco-German frontier as protests took a violent turn.
In a hugely symbolic gesture the leaders of NATO have walked across a footbridge from Germany to France to attend their summit, to emphasise the
NATO leaders agreed unanimously on Saturday to appoint Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen as the next head of the alliance after Turkey
Albania and Croatia become the 27th and 28th members of NATO at the alliance’s 60th anniversary summit.
Both countries were welcomed into the fold
In spite of a massive police crackdown several hundred anti-NATO demonstrators have managed to enter the centre of Strasbourg to protest.
Even the best laid plans for a NATO summit can go awry – as the leaders attended a working dinner last night, Turkey suddenly become a party spoiler
With demonstrators vowing to disrupt NATO’s 60th anniversary summit, co-hosts France and Germany are mounting a huge security operation.