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Saudi Princess on trial over Paris assault

A Saudi princess accused of ordering her bodyguard to assault a workman has gone on trial in Paris in absentia.

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.

Sixth body found, cause of Marseille buildings collapse still unknown

A sixth body was found Wednesday in the rubble of the two buildings that collapsed this week in Marseille, the city's prosecutor, Xavier Tarabeux, said.

Mamoudou Gassama: Mali ‘Spiderman’ to be made French citizen

Malian migrant, Mamoudou Gassama hailed as a hero after mounting a daring rescue to save a four-year old boy boy dangling from a balcony in Paris, is to be made a French citizen.

Mali ‘spiderman’ stuns France with Paris child rescue

A Malian migrant has been hailed a hero after he scaled the front of a building in Paris to save a child hanging from a fourth-floor balcony. Video of Mamoudou Gassama's spectacular rescue went viral on social media.

Ritz robbers dropped bag of jewels

French police have recovered all the jewellery stolen by armed robbers from a shop at the famous Ritz Hotel in Paris on Wednesday

Amsterdam, Paris win contest to host EU agencies after Brexit

Amsterdam will be the new seat of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and Paris will host the European Banking Authority (EBA) after Brexit in March 2019

Paris and Los Angeles awarded 2024 and 2028 Olympics

Paris was awarded the 2024 Olympics and Los Angeles the 2028 Games by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the first double allocation in almost one century

Suspect arrested after car rams Paris anti-terror troops

French police shot and arrested a suspect in a dramatic motorway chase after a car smashed into soldiers outside a barracks in a Paris suburb, injuring six.

Paris celebrates 2024 Olympic win as LA accepts 2028 consolation

Paris was celebrating victory on Tuesday in its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games after Los Angeles announced its intention to host the 2028 event instead