Sarkozy slammed after call for action on Syria

Sarkozy slammed after call for action on Syria

Former president Nicolas Sarkozy has infuriated the current French government with a call for "rapid international action" to end the crisis in Syria.

Cameron: Brits are fast because they pedal hard

Cameron: Brits are fast because they pedal hard

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.

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French vote ‘could delay euro pact for months’

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.

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Boar chargers towards holiday makers on beach

A couple got an unexpected holiday surprise on a beach near St Tropez, when a boar charged at them from the sea.

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Crown Jewels Petition gets an Olympic mention

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.

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Batum blames basketball punch up on Spain-Brazil game

French Olympic basketball player Nicolas Batum, after punching a Spanish player yesterday, has attacked the Spanish team once again - this time on Twitter.