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Baby killed in Parisian cement mixer accident

A baby girl has died in Paris after being hit by a cement mixer which was reversing through a red light.

Frenchman sues Google after urinating on camera

Frenchman sues Google after urinating on camera

A French man is suing Google after a ‘Street View’ photograph showing the man urinating in his own garden has made him the ridicule of the town.

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Pet dog leads French murderer to police

A missing man has been arrested for strangling and dismembering his girlfriend, after his dog inadvertently helped police to track him down.

Booming Adecco slashes French jobs

Booming Adecco slashes French jobs

The Swiss-based temporary employment and placement group, Adecco, which posted a strong profit rise last year, said on Thursday it would cut 530 jobs in France.

French journalists evacuated to Beirut

French journalists evacuated to Beirut

Two French journalists, trapped for days under bombardment in the Syrian city of Homs, were being kept under observation by doctors in neighbouring Lebanon on Friday after being brought out to safety, a diplomatic source has told AFP.

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Sarkozy egged by Basque separatists

French President Nicolas Sarkozy took refuge in a bar Thursday after hundreds of Basque separatists and opposition Socialist party supporters mobbed him and some shouted insults and threw eggs.

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Bomb scare forces Air France plane to land

An Air France flight to Israel was re-routed to Basel-Mulhouse airport on the Swiss border after fears that a bomb could be on the plane, the airline said Thursday.