'Justice is not revenge': Rigoberta Menchu on her fight for indigenous rightsRigoberta Menchu has dedicated her life to promoting indigenous rights, particularly those of women in her home country of Guatemala and beyond. Her work earned her the Nobel…
Quai Branly museum renamed to honour former French president ChiracIt's a temple of tribal arts in the heart of Paris. The Quai Branly museum marks its 10th birthday, celebrating with a new name and an exhibition dedicated to former French…
Paris anthropology museum toasts Jacques ChiracThe Quai Branly anthropology museum in Paris is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with an exhibition focused on former French president Jacques Chirac, and with a name change…
Ex-French president Jacques Chirac's daughter dies aged 58The eldest daughter of former French president Jacques Chirac has died aged 58, her family said on Thursday.
Snoop du jour: US eavesdropped on three French presidents (part 2)They had promised to never spy on their "close friends and allies", but couldn't prevent themselves, according to some new Wikileaks. Did the US really snoop on Jacques Chirac,…
Snoop du jour: US eavesdropped on three French presidents (part 1)They had promised to never spy on their "close friends and allies", but couldn't prevent themselves, according to some new Wikileaks. Did the US really snoop on Jacques Chirac,…
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS
Libération publishes Wikileaks revelations that US spied on French presidentsLive from the newsroom, France 24's Oliver Farry provides an overview of what's making news in today's French papers.
Are there lessons to be learned from Chirac’s foreign policy?20 years after Jacques Chirac was voted into power, how should we view the foreign policy of a president who famously said "non" to the US war on terror?
French local elections: Cigars, Chirac T-shirts and Sarkozy tattoosWe take a look at the front pages of the French press a day after French local elections. Also, does Nicolas Sarkozy have a tattoo?
After #ChapkaGate, Hollande avoids fun photo opsNo more odd headwear for François Hollande! Last week, the French president was snapped in an official photo wearing a fur-trimmed chapka during a visit to Kazakhstan – the image…
Chirac v ChiracJacques Chirac and his wife publicly disagree over who to support for the 2017 presidential election - the former president has lent his support to Alain Juppé, while Bernadette…
THE WORLD THIS WEEK
The World This Week - October 3rd, 2014 (part 2)In The World This Week: protests are ongoing in Hong Kong as its leader refuses to step down, the deadly Ebola virus comes to the United States, Brazil heads to the polls on…
THE WORLD THIS WEEK