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Strong tourist trade boosts Eurostar

Channel Tunnel train operator Eurostar saw sales surge in the first quarter, thanks to customers using their services for leisure.

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Paris Ritz shuts down for massive refurb

Paris's luxury Ritz hotel, owed by Mohamed Al-Fayed, is set to close its doors to customers this summer for a €140 million renovation.

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Man charged for Paris killing spree

The main suspect in the murders of four people in the southern suburbs of Paris over five months was charged with murder on Monday and is being held in custody, prosecutors said.

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People with tattoos ‘more likely to be boozers’

 

French scientists said on Monday they have found evidence proving the stereotype that people who sport tattoos and piercings are heavier drinkers.

 

Chirac ‘will vote for Hollande’ – claim

Chirac ‘will vote for Hollande’ – claim

France's former right-wing president Jacques Chirac will vote for the Socialists' Francois Hollande in Sunday's first-round presidential vote, a newspaper Tuesday quoted a source close to him as saying.