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Two teenage girls held in France over 'terror plot'
The girls came from the same part of Nice, near Route de Turin, as Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who carried out the nice attacks. Photo: Jesmar/Wikimedia Commons

Two teenage girls from Nice are being held on suspicion of planning a jihadi attack.

France's famous 'rogue trader' must pay €1 million to bank
Photo: AFP

French "rogue trader" Jerome Kerviel was ordered on Friday to pay €1 million to his former employer.

German court tries man for smuggling arms to Paris
Vucelic V. arrives in court in Munich. Photo: DPA

A Montenegrin went on trial in southern Germany Friday accused of helping to prepare a terror attack after he was found driving to Paris last November with Kalashnikovs and explosives hidden in his car.

Diabetic boy 'treated like terrorist' at Eiffel Tower

An Austrian family who visited Paris say they won’t be going back after security officials treated them “like terrorists” because their son carries an insulin pump.

Calais aid volunteers 'sexually exploiting' Jungle refugees
Photos: AFP

Volunteers in the Jungle Calais are understood to have been sexually exploiting migrants in the camp, it was claimed on Thursday.

'Imbeciles and stinky cheese': Depardieu blasts France again
Depardieu clearly prefers Russian cheese. Photo: AFP

The French agitator in chief has had another pop at his home country.

Two teens charged over false terror alert in central Paris
Photo: AFP

Two teenage boys have been charged for their involvement in a terror scare that saw central Paris in lockdown over the weekend.

The top spots around France according to Airbnb visitors
Morbihan. Photo: Lilly Bzh/Flickr

Here are the most popular countryside options in France for a holiday, according to Airbnb.

France forces motorbike and scooter riders to wear gloves
Photo: AFP

Riding a motorbike or scooter in France? Wear gloves or risk penalties.

Paris declares new war on legion of train fare dodgers
Photo: Martyn Davis/Flickr

Fare evaders cost the Paris transport network a "scandalous" €1 million a day.

Bayer-Monsanto deal 'danger for our food': French chefs
A demonstration against Monsanto. File photo: DPA

Some of France's top chefs on Tuesday denounced the $66-billion takeover of controversial seed firm Monsanto by chemicals giant Bayer as a "danger for our dinner plates".

French prisons' crisis: Plans for 16,000 more beds
Photo: AFP

Will 16,000 extra prison beds solve the urgent problem of overcrowding in French prisons?

IN PICS: Pilot lands private plane on French highway
Photo: France's Gendarmerie

The pilot of a private plane has had a lucky escape in southern France after walking away from an emergency landing on a highway.

Eight arrested over links to Nice truck attacker
Photo: AFP

Eight more people have been arrested in connection with the Bastille Day attacks in Nice.

What Paris teen pranksters risk after false terror alarm
Photo: AFP

UPDATED: These three high school students risk prison and a potentially hefty fine.

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