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Coronavirus: France records highest daily death toll of 833

France has reported 833 new coronavirus deaths in the past day, the highest daily toll since its outbreak began.

Coronavirus: Wuhan woman who cheated checks found in France

The Chinese embassy in Paris has tracked down a woman from Wuhan who said she took tablets to pass airport health checks.

Macron pension reform: France paralysed by biggest strike in years

France's largest nationwide strike in years has severely disrupted schools and transport. Workers are angry about planned pension reforms that would see them retiring later or facing reduced payouts.

Notre-Dame fire: No sign of criminal cause

French authorities say they have no reason to believe that criminal action was to blame for a fire that tore through the iconic Notre-Dame cathedral in April

Macron promises wage rises and tax cuts amid Yellow Vest protests

President Emmanuel Macron promised a 100-euro monthly rise in France's minimum wage among a series of measures aimed at placating the Yellow Vest protest movement.

France protests: Eiffel Tower to close on Saturday amid Paris riot...

The Eiffel Tower in Paris is to close on Saturday amid fears of further street violence from "yellow vest" anti-government protests.

Macron set to cancel fuel tax hike in further climbdown to...

The French government will cancel outright for 2019 the fuel tax hikes that have sparked a widespread protest movement, a source in President Emmanuel Macron's office said

French government backs down on tax rises that sparked protests

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced on Tuesday a six-month suspension of fuel tax hikes that have triggered widespread and sometimes violent protests.

French boy ‘killed for not doing homework’ in Mulhouse

Four members of the same family have been arrested after a nine-year-old boy was beaten to death at his home in the eastern French city of Mulhouse for refusing to do homework

France imposes entry ban on 18 Saudis over Khashoggi killing

France has imposed an entry ban on 18 Saudi citizens over the killing in the country's consulate in Istanbul of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi