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Australia French waiter spends £8,500 on lip fillers and botox

Cyril Roux, 32, from Toulon, France, has his lips injected with filler every two months - and has spent £3,500 on his pout alone. He has had over 20 procedures in the past 18 months. More

World French People Say That Viral Video Of The "Nutella Riot" Reveals A Sad Truth About Their Country

A viral video of shoppers "rioting" over Nutella in a French supermarket has led to headlines all over the world today. Twitter: @kennylebon... More

France French police detain murdered jogger's husband

French police on Monday detained an IT worker whose wife was murdered while out jogging in a grisly case that shocked the country. More

France French police detain murdered jogger's husband

French police on Monday detained an IT worker whose wife was murdered while out jogging in a grisly case that shocked the country. More

World Pakistani official says rescued French climber returns home

A Pakistani official says a French climber who was rescued from a Himalayan peak amid bad weather has returned home. More

Culture French film icon Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo as 'hypocritical'

French film legend Brigitte Bardot attacked the #MeToo movement Wednesday, claiming that actresses who complain of sexual harassment were just looking for publicity. More

Culture Publisher scraps reprint of French writer Céline's anti-Semitic essays

France's most famed publishing house bowed to pressure Thursday and suspended plans to reissue a collection of violently anti-Semitic pamphlets by novelist Louis-Ferdinand Celine More

Culture Eddie Izzard on French grammar, Brexit and trying to get his mother back

The comedian, actor, political activist and transgender hero Eddie Izzard speaks to Eve Jackson about his new Paris show in French, what he’s got in common with Bill Gates and how everything he... More

Culture Row erupts over revered French writer Céline's anti-Semitic essays

The planned publication of anti-Semitic pamphlets written by revered novelist Louis-Ferdinand Céline has sparked a fierce row in France, with Prime Minister Edouard Philippe weighing in on the... More

Business Macron in Davos: French president pleads for more ambitious Europe

"France is back". Emmanuel Macron drew applause in Davos with that line. The French president was definitely playing to a friendly audience as he pitched his country and his continent to the... More

France French prison guards vow ‘total blockade’ after latest attacks

French prison guards resumed a nationwide strike on Monday after the latest in a string of assaults that have highlighted worsening conditions in the country's notoriously violent and overcrowded... More

US & Canada Thrill-seeking snow riders race down French slopes

Two snow sports enthusiasts took going off-piste to new levels in an adrenaline fueled race to the bottom of the Valfrejus slopes in France. More

Europe French fishermen blockade Calais port in pulse fishing protest

French fishermen protesting losses caused by electric pulse fishing in the North Sea blockaded the port of Calais on Thursday, backing up traffic on one of Europe’s busiest shipping routes. More

World Airbnb to give French cities 13.5 million euros in tourist tax

The home-sharing website and app Airbnb said Monday it will pay 13.5 million euros in tourist tax to cities across France. The tax was automatically collected with each booking made in 50 different... More

World French government backs budget minister accused of rape

Members of the French government rallied around Budget Minister Gerald Darmanin, who has been accused of rape in a case dating back nearly a decade. More

Business French firm Kering in talks to end ties with McCartney 

Pop scion Stella McCartney looks set to take back control of her luxury fashion label. Joint venture partner Kering is reportedly considering selling her its 50 per cent stake. More

Sports A new French Open: Roland Garros renovations

The home of the French Open -- Roland Garros -- is getting a long-planned revamp worth over $400 million, including a new roof over Philippe-Chatrier court More

Sports A new French Open: Roland Garros renovations

The home of the French Open -- Roland Garros -- is getting a long-planned revamp worth over $400 million, including a new roof over Philippe-Chatrier court More

Food Le Creuset's classic French recipes are more approachable than you think

"It's one of those dishes people think of when they think about great French food," she says. "When it's made well, it's just astonishing." While she wasn't responsible for testing any of the... More