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French turning to web to find love (but they won't admit it)
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French turning to web to find love (but they won't admit it)
10 hours ago

A new survey shows the French are turning to dating apps more and more to find their lovers, although many won't admit it.

Stripping French citizenship: What all the fuss is about
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Stripping French citizenship: What all the fuss is about
2 days ago

It's provoked an almighty storm in France but what's all the fuss about?

Outrage after the 'English massacre French crepes'
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Outrage after the 'English massacre French crepes'
3 days ago

A photo of a pile of crepes cut like a cake has prompted "declarations of war" from France after going viral in France. And it's all (apparently) the fault of the English.

Oui oui: Why Paris needs paint to stop the street pee-ers
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Oui oui: Why Paris needs paint to stop the street pee-ers
February 08, 2016

Paris has long struggled to solve the so-called problem "wild peeing", otherwise known as street p**sing, but could a special paint provide the solution?

French food
The great Gallic grub that's surprisingly healthy
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The great Gallic grub that's surprisingly healthy
February 08, 2016

This list will make all lovers of French cuisine feel immediately less guilty and more healthy.

UK-bound migrants rescued from small boat in Channel
A boat that was used by four migrants in their failed attempt to cross the English Channel between France and the UK. Photo: Bernard Barron/AFP

UK-bound migrants rescued from small boat in Channel
February 07, 2016

Four Iranian migrants making a rare attempt to reach Britain by boat from France on Saturday were rescued in the nick of time after their vessel took on water and was close to capsizing, officials said.

Anti-Islam protestors clash with police in Calais
French riot police at the Calais ferry terminal. Photo: Philippe Huguen/AFP

Anti-Islam protestors clash with police in Calais
February 06, 2016

Anti-migrant protesters in the French port city of Calais on Saturday clashed with police as they defied a ban and rallied in support of a Europe-wide initiative by the Islamophobic Pegida movement.

First French 'neutral gender' defends 'being genderless'
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First French 'neutral gender' defends 'being genderless'
February 05, 2016

The first French person to be given the designation "neutral gender" appeared in court on Friday to testify in an appeal of the decision.

UN tells France to enforce smacking ban
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UN tells France to enforce smacking ban
February 04, 2016

France must "explicitly prohibit" all forms of corporal punishment of children, says the UN.

Paris gives green light for 1,000 electric scooters
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Paris gives green light for 1,000 electric scooters
February 03, 2016

Anyone aged over 20 in Paris will soon be able to cruise around the city on one of 1,000 new electric mopeds.

France: Kinder in the clear over girl who 'choked on toy'
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France: Kinder in the clear over girl who 'choked on toy'
February 02, 2016

Kinder are in the clear over the tragic case of a three-year-old French girl who is believed to have choked to death on a toy from one of their Surprise chocolate eggs.

2016 Michelin Guide
'S**t! B**lox!'- Ramsay sees Versailles restaurant lose star
British chef Gordon Ramsay. Photo: AFP

'S**t! B**lox!'- Ramsay sees Versailles restaurant lose star
February 01, 2016

Famously foul-mouthed Gordon Ramsay must have uttered a few expletives after hearing the Michelin guide had taken a star away from his Versailles restaurant. But it wasn't all bad news for the British celebrity chef.

VIDEO: See the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris in 1926
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VIDEO: See the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris in 1926
January 29, 2016

Take a look at this 90-year-old video of daily life on the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris.

Paris mayor to wipe three arrondissements off the map
Mayor Anne Hidalgo wants to shift the boundaries of Paris's arrondissements or group them together. Photo: AFP/Brad Cerenzia/Flickr

Paris mayor to wipe three arrondissements off the map
January 29, 2016

The mayor of Paris wants to merge four Paris arrondissements together. Here's how.

French court orders Eric Clapton to pay up for 'Layla' album cover
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French court orders Eric Clapton to pay up for 'Layla' album cover
January 29, 2016

British musician Eric Clapton has been told to cough up €15,000 to a French family for his choice of cover on a new album.

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