French expats to get their own MP

French expats to get their own MP

French citizens living as expats across northern Europe will for the first time be given the chance to elect their own member of parliament in the upcoming elections, in one of 11 new expat constituencies.

Police: ‘Canadian psycho’ is hiding in Paris

Police: ‘Canadian psycho’ is hiding in Paris

French police are reported to be certain that Luka Rocco Magnotta, the man dubbed the 'Canadian psycho' due to suspicions of him having dismembered his male lover and mailed his body parts across Canada, is hiding in Paris.

 

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Jewish youths targeted in anti-Semitic attack

Three French Jewish youths were attacked by assailants carrying hammers and iron bars in Lyon on Sunday in what the interior minister has described as an "extremely serious" anti-semitic attack.

Appeal hearing opens for French rogue trader

Appeal hearing opens for French rogue trader

Jérôme Kerviel, the rogue trader whose misplaced gambles almost brought the leading French bank Société Générale to its knees, began his appeal Monday against a 2010 conviction for breach of trust and forgery.