FRANCE - MOROCCO
French Morocco ‘blackmail’ writers lose book dealThe publisher of a book by two French journalists accused of attempting to blackmail Moroccan King Mohammed VI on Monday cancelled its deal with the writers.
Hungary slams French criticism of border fenceHungary on Sunday lashed out at French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius over his criticism of the country’s new anti-migrant border fence, accusing him of “shocking and…
France’s Riner wins record gold at world judo championshipsTeddy Riner of France won the gold medal in the over 100kg category at the world judo championship in Astana on Saturday, defeating Ryu Shichinohe of Japan in the final.
France’s economy minister angers the left – againFrench economy minister Emmanuel Macron took aim at the 35-hour working week again on Thursday. The comments, set to further alienate those on the left of the ruling Socialist…
French cannabis dealer caught after handing out flyersA hapless French cannabis dealer was arrested last week after handing out flyers, with his full contact information, advertising his “business”.
In pictures: Michelin star diplomacy in French chateauOver 150 French diplomats gathered with their international peers for a gastronomic meal at the Château de la Celle-Saint-Cloud close to Paris on Friday, once the residence of…
FRANCE - RELIGION
Outrage as French far right invited to Catholic conferenceFrench Christian groups were outraged this week after a member of the country’s far-right National Front (FN), and granddaughter of the party’s founder Jean-Marie Le Pen, was…
Police dismantle France’s oldest Roma slumFrench police on Thursday evacuated a controversial slum inhabited by some 300 Roma in a northern Parisian suburb to prepare for its demolition.
FRANCE - JOBS