Aung San Suu Kyi heads for Paris

Aung San Suu Kyi heads for Paris

Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrives for the last leg of her historic European tour on Tuesday in Paris, where she will be treated with the honours of a visiting head of state.

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One in five French ‘spy on their partner’

A fifth of French people say they have secretly checked the mobile phone or computer of their partner to see if they were cheating. 

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Frenchwoman ‘insane’ when she stabbed Perth man

An Australian judge on Tuesday ruled a young Frenchwoman not guilty of the bizarre stabbing murder of an elderly man in his Perth home, finding she was insane at the time of the killing.

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Vivendi ordered to pay US damages

A US jury Monday said French media giant Vivendi was liable for damages to American-based Liberty Media in a lawsuit accusing the French firm of making misleading statements about its finances.

French house-building plummets

French house-building plummets

French house building plummeted by 19.8 percent in the three months from March to May from the level for same period last year, official data released on Tuesday showed.

Paris meeting to plan for crunch EU summit

Paris meeting to plan for crunch EU summit

The finance ministers of France, Germany, Spain and Italy will hold talks in Paris on Tuesday in the warm-up to a crunch EU summit later this week, French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici said.