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Guerlain in ‘immigrant rant’ when turned away from Eurostar

Famed perfumer Jean-Paul Guerlain has been accused of making racist comments and calling France a 'shit country' after being refused entry to the Eurostar, only weeks after he appeared in court on racism charges.

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Electrician faces sack for not cutting off the poor

French energy company ErDF is considering firing a technician because he refused to cut the power in poor households.

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‘Madness made me cut off love rival’s penis’

A Frenchman says he cut his girlfriend’s lover’s penis off and flushed it down the toilet because he was "driven by madness".

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Terrorists urge France to negotiate

The Basque separatist group ETA urged France to open direct talks on a definitive end to its conflict with the French and Spanish states, in a statement released to AFP on Friday.

Wes Anderson to open Cannes festival

Wes Anderson to open Cannes festival

 

American director Wes Anderson's new film "Moonrise Kingdom" will open the 65th Cannes Film Festival on May 16, the organisers announced Friday.