Latest update: 11/06/2013
Paris mayoral race: the rise of Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet
On track to be the first female mayor of Paris: the two front-runners for the top job at City Hall are both ladies. Next, the French foreign minister talks of targeted air strikes on Syria, but analysts doubt whether France could act alone. Finally, Marseille's brand-new museum of Mediterranean and European Civilisations is the latest addition to this year's European Capital of Culture.