Le Pen: France could expand to include part of Belgium

Le Pen: France could expand to include part of Belgium

The leader of the far-right Front National has said that the French-speaking area of Belgium, known as Wallonia, could eventually become part of France.

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Belgian tourist murdered in front of his children

A Belgian man was shot dead in a deserted lay-by in the east of France while his two young children watched from the family car.

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Bungling ex sees revenge plan go up in smoke

A man in Nantes who set out to take revenge on his ex-wife ended up in even more trouble when he set fire to the car of a neighbour.

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Pre-accord key to ending euro crisis: France

An agreement reached between France and Germany on the eve of Thursday's summit on a new bailout for Greece was a prerequisite to ending the eurozone debt crisis, the French government said.

Germany, France reach pre-euro summit deal

Germany, France reach pre-euro summit deal

Germany and France broke their deadlock over a new bailout for Greece ahead of an emergency eurozone summit on Thursday aimed at saving the euro from the worst crisis in its 12-year history.

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Homeless families seek refuge in hospitals

An increasing number of homeless families are turning to hospitals to house them in the absence of any other provision, according to a report from the public health body of the Ile-de-France region.