France in focus

Bettencourt-gate: when a family feud turns to fraud

A high-flying government minister fighting to save his reputation. Eric Woerth is suspected of having turned a blind eye to tax evasion by L'oreal heiress Lilianne Bettencourt. No time to party: the president announces a series of measures to curb public spending by ministers! French football under scrutiny - as the main actors of the World Cup debacle face questioning by lawmakers, one man steps in to save the day - so the fans are hoping!