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Stolen painting worth €13,000 found in bush

A Camoin painting worth about €13,000 has been found in a bush in Isère, near Lyon, five years after it was stolen from a Fedex truck.

Police make huge khat haul in Paris

Police make huge khat haul in Paris

French police have seized 140 kilograms of khat in Paris, foiling an attempt to smuggle the drug between Holland and the United States.

Teenager arrested for raping 83-year-old

Teenager arrested for raping 83-year-old

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested following the violent assault and rape of an 83-year-old woman in the centre of Marseilles.

‘Dallas comes to the Elysée’ as Royal kicked out

‘Dallas comes to the Elysée’ as Royal kicked out

 

Twin rivalries – one political, the other amorous – doomed Ségolène Royal, former partner of French President François Hollande, to suffer a humiliating defeat in Sunday's legislative polls.

 

 

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Drama and upsets as Hollande secures win

The road was clear Monday for France's Socialists to push through their tax-and-spend agenda to battle the eurozone debt crisis after clinching an absolute majority in parliamentary polls. But the results included upsets for Ségolène Royal and Marine le Pen.