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Head of French armed forces quits; six months of President Trump
24 Jul 2017
Our panel of journalists looks at French President Emmanuel Macron's visit to the Tour de France but also the resignation of France’s top general.
Always on standby: The French Air Force's MEDEVAC team
13 Jul 2017
When French soldiers are injured during overseas missions, they need to be flown back to France for treatment.
Landslide majority in sight for Macron as France elects parliament
19 Jun 2017
French voters cast their ballots in the second round of a parliamentary election on Sunday, expected to hand President Emmanuel Macron a landslide majority that should allow him to embark on deep social and economic reforms.
Modi tells Macron India will 'go beyond' Paris climate accord
3 Jun 2017
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi vows after meeting French President Emmanuel Macron to go "above and beyond" the Paris Agreement on climate change, after the US said it would quit the deal.
Macron takes office as French president
14 May 2017
Emmanuel Macron becomes France's youngest ever president on Sunday, taking over from socialist Francois Hollande in a solemn ceremony.
French interior ministry reveals details of Paris shooting
22 Apr 2017
A search warrant has been issued for a person flagged up to French police by the Belgian security services, according to French Interior Ministry Spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet.
'Africa Now': African fashion conquers Paris
7 Apr 2017
"Africa Now" brings an impressive selection of artists, designers, singers and dancers to the French capital. When a French department store decides to hold a show on its rooftop, it’s proof the event has gone mainstream.
France's Fillon insists President Hollande is behind efforts to tarnish him
24 Mar 2017
Le Figaro leads with accusations by conservative presidential candidate François Fillon that French President François Hollande has been orchestrating media leaks to tarnish his campaign.
Kids vocal group sings Pharrell's "Happy" to Prince William
18 Mar 2017
A French kid's vocal group sings Pharrell's "Happy" to William and Kate at a dinner hosted by the British Ambassador in the Embassy in Paris.
How Anglophones speak French without knowing it
17 Mar 2017
How English speakers speak French without knowing it". He tells us why as many as half of all English words come from the French language.
Fillon fights back in Paris presidential rally
6 Mar 2017
French conservative presidential hopeful Francois Fillon gives a defiant speech in front of thousands of supporters but makes no promises to stay as he fights for electoral survival.
'The next French revolution'
3 Mar 2017
Papers abroad focus on the upcoming French presidential election.