Frenchwomen ditch G-string for comfy pants

Frenchwomen ditch G-string for comfy pants

Men may find it the ultimate turn-on, but the G-string is on its way out in France, a study showed on Thursday. But unlike Bridget Jones, Frenchwomen are insisting on sexy replacements.

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Aga Khan appeals wife’s bumper divorce payout

Racehorse billionaire and Islamic spiritual leader the Aga Khan is contesting a divorce settlement that awarded his ex-wife a record €60 million ($77 million), a French judicial source said on Thursday.

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Parents ‘can name baby after TV vampire’: court

 

A court in France on Thursday rejected a prosecutors' request for a couple to be barred from naming their son Daemon after a character in television series "The Vampire Diaries".

 

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More child cancer close to nuclear plants – study

An "excess number of cases" of childhood leukaemia around 19 French nuclear plants occurred between 2003 and 2007, a researcher said Wednesday.

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Court rejects Renault heirs’ claim on company

A court on Wednesday rejected a bid by heirs of the founder of French auto giant Renault for the return of the firm seized and nationalized in 1945 when their grandfather was branded a Nazi collaborator.

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Man dies of heart attack during police check

A man suffering from a heart defect has died during a police check in a council estate of Aulnay-sous-Bois, north of Paris. Tensions are high in the Paris suburb where four youths were arrested after setting bins on fire.

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French watchdog ‘targeted left-wing police’

The French police watchdog is being investigated for rigging an investigation into an alleged trafficking ring within the police to discredit policemen close to the Socialist Party.

Rival implant makers offer boob job discounts

Rival implant makers offer boob job discounts

Two French manufacturers of breast implants are offering discounts to women who have received faulty implants from scandal-hit rival PIP.