Former president Nicolas Sarkozy has infuriated the current French government with a call for "rapid international action" to end the crisis in Syria.
Prime Minister David Cameron said Thursday that Britain's Olympic cycling glory has driven France "mad", and rejected claims of cheating by pointing out that the riders' wheels are made across the Channel.
France was set to decide Thursday whether its constitution must be amended to adopt the EU's fiscal pact, a move that could call ratification of the euro-saving deal into question for months.
A couple got an unexpected holiday surprise on a beach near St Tropez, when a boar charged at them from the sea.
A petition to 'return' the British Crown Jewels to France received a prime-time plug when famous commentator, Gérard Holtz, told viewers about it during Olympic coverage on France 2.
French Olympic basketball player Nicolas Batum, after punching a Spanish player yesterday, has attacked the Spanish team once again - this time on Twitter.