Potential first lady furious after becoming her own mag’s cover girl

Potential first lady furious after becoming her own mag’s cover girl

The journalist girlfriend of French Socialist presidential candidate Francois Hollande tweeted Thursday she was furious to find herself on the front of the glossy Paris Match magazine she works for.

French women lose chore war to men

French women lose chore war to men

French men still refuse to pitch in and take on their fair share of work around the home. A recent survey shows that that women do twice as much household work as men.

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Footballers ‘should be let off’ 75 percent tax

Presidential hopeful François Hollande says all high earners will have to pay his proposed 75 percent tax - unless they earn their money by kicking a ball. 

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Jobless stage sit-in at posh Sarkozy restaurant

Dozens of campaigners on the dole and trade unionists staged a sit-in at  Fouquet’s, a glitzy Paris restaurant where President Nicholas Sarkozy famously celebrated his 2007 election victory.

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Frenchwoman’s release ordered in Mexico

A justice at Mexico's Supreme Court has proposed the immediate release of Frenchwoman Florence Cassez, sentenced to 60 years for kidnapping, in a motion to be voted on by five judges.