Cyclist arrested in Tour de France raid

Cyclist arrested in Tour de France raid

Tour de France team Cofidis have suspended Frenchman Remy Di Gregorio over doping allegations, the team announced on the race's first rest day on Tuesday.

Sarkozy ‘jealous’ of Carla’s ex Mick Jagger

Sarkozy ‘jealous’ of Carla’s ex Mick Jagger

The former president refused to buy a flat with his wife Carla Bruni in Paris, because former boyfriend Mick Jagger owned one next door, a new book says. 

Uproar over Kalashnikovs in French rap video

Uproar over Kalashnikovs in French rap video

A rap video featuring young men firing Kalashnikovs has sparked controversy in the southern town of Nice. 

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Gay soldier: I was exluded after being raped

A young French man has filed a suit saying he was exluded from officer training when he failed to turn up for his exams after allegedly being raped. 

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Parent taken hostage at French school

An armed man Tuesday took a parent hostage at a French school in a south-eastern Paris suburb but released his captive after negotiations and was then arrested, police said.

Hollande set for wrangles on British visit

Hollande set for wrangles on British visit

French President Francois Hollande will hold potentially combustible talks with Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday before meeting with Queen Elizabeth II during a one-day visit to Britain.