8-year-old boy attacks police with pepper spray

8-year-old boy attacks police with pepper spray

An eight-year-old boy in Nantes in western France greeted two police officers with pepper spray and a hammer blow after they were called out to intervene in a routine neighbourhood dispute.

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Chopper crash kills six Eurocopter staff: sources

All six people on board a helicopter owned by the chopper manufacturer Eurocopter died on Wednesday when the aircraft plunged into a mountain in south-eastern France, sources said.

Madonna to broadcast Paris show on YouTube

Madonna to broadcast Paris show on YouTube

US singer-superstar Madonna has announced that her Thursday night show at the Olympia arena in Paris will be broadcast live on YouTube.

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French Senate adopts ‘transphobia’ legislation

The French parliament has voted to make the harassment and discrimination of transgender people a criminal offence, as part of a bill addressing sexual harassment.