Genoa bridge disaster likely to have major repercussions
The highway using the Morandi bridge not only connected Genoa's port and airport to the region, it linked the city with southern France.
Paris fan zone goes wild at final whistle as France wins World Cup
Fans in Paris went wild at the final whistle in the World Cup final on Sunday (July 15) as France won the competition for the second time in its history, beating Croatia 4-2.
Macron visits Nigerian music legend's Lagos nightclub
France's president visited a nightclub founded by legendary Nigerian Afrobeat star Fela Kuti and announced the launch of an initiative called "Seasons of African Cultures 2020."
It might be my last World Cup, says France midfielder Pogba
France midfielder Paul Pogba said the finals in Russia might be his last World Cup but he hopes he will be fit for more.
Fishing far from home, from Senegal to Brittany
In the western French region of Brittany, Senegalese fishermen board trawlers in the early morning to catch fish for the local markets of Guilvinec and Lorient. They have come to France to work because the fishing sector is in crisis in their home country due to overfishing. Despite immigrating to France, these foreign workers retain strong links with Senegal.
What remains of multicultural France that won 1998 World Cup?
Night of July 12, 1998, That’s when France was crowned the winner of the football World Cup, after beating Brazil 3-0. After the final, 1.5 million people flocked to the Champs-Élysées avenue in Paris to celebrate the victory. “Les Bleus”, a team made up of black, white and North African players, symbolised multicultural France.
A closer look at France's 'legal cannabis' derivatives
France is the latest country to consider legalising marijuana for medical purposes. Due to a legal vacuum, French people already have access to various types of so-called "legal cannabis" and derivative products.
Klaus von Dohnányi: "Germany and France have to lead Europe"
“Europe can only survive if Germany and France take the reins together,” said SPD politician Klaus von Dohnányi during an interview with DW.
After Iran, North Korea: Macron and Putin react as Trump scraps Singapore summit
Only a month ago, France's president was in Washington trying to convince Donald Trump to stay in the Iran nuclear deal.
The inspiration for France's Eurovision song
The Eurovision Song Contest is just around the corner. France's entry is being tipped as one of the favourites. But not everyone likes the true tale of a migrant baby born at sea. Plus, defacing a UNESCO site or creating art in Carcassone? The chateau makeover that's dividing opinion.