Football superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic's record-breaking salary at his new Paris club has sparked a fierce backlash from French politicians denouncing it as "indecent" at a time of financial hardship.
A love-struck vandal has sprayed two kilometres worth of graffiti in the northern town of Caen in a bid to let a girl called Manon know that he or she was desperately in love with her.
A Paris court sent a Romanian boy to jail this summer after the authorities failed to realize he was just 12 years old.
Members of Parliament whistled and jeered at the Housing Minister Cecile Duflot in the National Assembly on Tuesday because she was wearing a dress.
France's Minister for Industrial Renewal Arnaud Montebourg attacked PSA Peugeot Citroen's corporate strategy on Wednesday as he prepared to meet the carmaker's chief for talks on 8,000 jobs cuts.