The weekly magazine which had its Paris offices firebombed a week ago has decided to provoke again with its new issue out on Wednesday.
Two French climbers who were at the centre of a dramatic week-long search after they were stranded in the Mont Blanc massif were found dead on Wednesday, rescuers said.
A police officer was not won over by the spiritual influence of a yoga lesson when he pulled a woman over in her car.
A French zoo has placed its white rhinos under video surveillance fearing poachers could kill them for their horns which can fetch hundreds of thousands of euros on the black market.
In a species of hawk, males dress themselves up as females to gain a sneaky advantage in the mating game, according to an unusual study published on Wednesday.
A 23-year-old man walked into a police station in the southern village of Bellegarde on Tuesday evening to ask police to verify whether he may have committed the sexual assault and murder of a young girl.
The lower house of the French parliament had to be suspended on Tuesday afternoon after left-wing members of parliament were outraged by remarks made by finance minister François Baroin.