José Bové in court over destruction of GM crops

José Bové in court over destruction of GM crops

Veteran farmer, anti-globalization campaigner and Euro MP José Bové has gone on trial in Poitiers for destroying genetically modified maize in 2008. 

Isabelle Adjani accused over boyfriend attack

Isabelle Adjani accused over boyfriend attack

Oscar nominated and César winning actress Isabelle Adjani ordered her bodyguard to attack her doctor boyfriend, an anonymous letter has claimed.

 

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Cheats on the rise as Bac season starts

 

Thousands of students start the dreaded Baccalauréat high school exams tomorrow amid concern over a rise in cheating.

 

France still not ready for gay marriage

France still not ready for gay marriage

A vote in the National Assembly rejected a proposal for same-sex marriage by 293 votes to 222.

Banks face credit downgrade over Greece

Banks face credit downgrade over Greece

Ratings agency Moody's warned Wednesday it may downgrade the rating of French banks Credit Agricole, BNP Paribas and Société Générale because of their exposure to Greek debt.