Louvre ‘could house treasures from Iraq and Syria’

Louvre ‘could house treasures from Iraq and Syria’

French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday said the Louvre could house threatened treasures from Iraq, Syria and other war-torn countries at a secure site in northern France.

French politicians and public bemused by ‘liar’ Boris Johnson

French politicians and public bemused by ‘liar’ Boris Johnson

Strasbourg will remain EU capital, France vows

Strasbourg will remain EU capital, France vows

Parachutists fill the skies to mark D-Day landings

Parachutists fill the skies to mark D-Day landings

French tourists warned about rape threat in India

French tourists warned about rape threat in India

Storm leaves 75,000 homes without power

Storm leaves 75,000 homes without power

France set to beef up protection of interns

France set to beef up protection of interns

Pupils rally in Paris to fight deportations

Pupils rally in Paris to fight deportations

Path clears for Sarkozy to return to the ring

Path clears for Sarkozy to return to the ring

Swiss army trains for French invasion

Swiss army trains for French invasion

Photo of the day: Sacre Coeur hit by protest

Photo of the day: Sacre Coeur hit by protest

Tour de France stage 18: Alpe d’Huez awaits

Tour de France stage 18: Alpe d’Huez awaits

Tour de France stage 17: Froome stretches lead

Tour de France stage 17: Froome stretches lead

Tour de France stage 16: Froome avoids disaster

Tour de France stage 16: Froome avoids disaster

Tour de France stage 13: Cavendish strikes back

Tour de France stage 13: Cavendish strikes back

Medication ‘kills 18,000 each year’ in France

Medication ‘kills 18,000 each year’ in France

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Two more sailors bail from Vendée Globe race

Volleyball Olympians caught shoplifting

Volleyball Olympians caught shoplifting

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Tour de France rider competes against horse

Sarkozy attacks British and angers Italians

Sarkozy attacks British and angers Italians