Socialists slam ‘indecent’ Ibrahimovic wages

Socialists slam ‘indecent’ Ibrahimovic wages

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.

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Love-sick sprayer goes on citywide graffiti spree

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.

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Romanian 12-year-old spends two weeks in jail

A Paris court sent a Romanian boy to jail this summer after the authorities failed to realize he was just 12 years old.

MPs taunt dress-wearing French minister

MPs taunt dress-wearing French minister

Members of Parliament whistled and jeered at the Housing Minister Cecile Duflot in the National Assembly on Tuesday because she was wearing a dress.

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French minister attacks Peugeot strategy

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.