Areva to slash at least 2,700 jobs: sources

Areva to slash at least 2,700 jobs: sources

France's nuclear giant Areva will cut at least 2,700 jobs and slash planned investments by 40 percent to generate at least €500 million ($674 million) in savings per year by 2013, sources told AFP on Monday.

France bans MPs from hiring family members

France bans MPs from hiring family members

France’s Fillon faces queries over cash for bespoke suits

France’s Fillon faces queries over cash for bespoke suits

France’s Hollande to meet pope after priest killing

France’s Hollande to meet pope after priest killing

Hollande blasts Boko Haram ‘barbarism’

Hollande blasts Boko Haram ‘barbarism’

French opposition in chaos over Sarkozy ‘plot’

French opposition in chaos over Sarkozy ‘plot’

Sarkozy comeback: ‘I don’t have a choice’

Sarkozy comeback: ‘I don’t have a choice’

Hollande hits back at ‘toothless’ jibe

Hollande hits back at ‘toothless’ jibe

Freed journalists back on French soil

Freed journalists back on French soil

Majority of French don’t trust president: study

Majority of French don’t trust president: study

Mali crisis gives Hollande chance to boost image

Mali crisis gives Hollande chance to boost image

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Absent MPs fined for not showing up

Austerity cuts are ‘insufficient’: Ex-PM

Austerity cuts are ‘insufficient’: Ex-PM

Aubry fights back over ‘default candidate’ charge

Aubry fights back over ‘default candidate’ charge

Headscarf ban ruled out for school mums

Headscarf ban ruled out for school mums

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Baby dies after homeless woman gives birth on street