Film examines France's nuclear history in Algeria
Documentary gives voice to villagers who lived through explosions and still suffer from deadly effects
Arts & Culture
September 29, 2023, 3:02 AM
Six female migrants trapped in French food lorry call BBC in London
Women sent journalist text messages, GPS location and videos showing conditions inside the truck
September 28, 2023, 9:09 PM
UAE invites French companies to invest in country’s new economy sectors
The Arab world’s second-largest economy is home to more than 600 French companies that employ 30,000 people, Economy Minister Abdulla bin Touq says
September 28, 2023, 7:02 AM
UN criticises France's ban on athletes wearing hijab at Paris 2024 Olympics
Women should not be told what to wear, spokeswoman for UN human rights office says
September 27, 2023, 9:23 PM
Man held in Dover after Sudanese woman's body found on French beach
Victim believed to be 21 year old who was trying to cross English Channel
September 27, 2023, 4:45 PM
Meloni and France's Macron hold migration talks in Rome
Leaders discuss need to find a European solution to the migration question
September 26, 2023, 8:36 PM
France's Le Drian calls for 'third way' as Lebanon's rival side trade blame
Will Le Drian's threats spur presidential breakthrough?
September 26, 2023, 5:09 PM
France's environment minister takes swipe at Sunak's pushback on net zero
Christophe Bechu says tensions over the green transition in Europe must be met with more explanations from politicians
September 26, 2023, 3:10 PM
Macron pledges France will make a million electric vehicles by 2027
Country to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels from 60 to 40 per cent by 2030
September 25, 2023, 5:51 PM
French trial opens for man linked to brutal 2016 killings of police couple
Mohamed Lamine Aberouz accused of helping extremist who stabbed young child's parents to death at their home near Paris
September 25, 2023, 2:14 PM
France to withdraw troops from Niger after coup, says Macron
France's ambassador in the country is also being pulled out
September 24, 2023, 8:45 PM
Pope Francis says migrants 'don't invade' and calls for safe routes to end 'sea of death'
The pontiff was speaking at the end of conference of religious leaders in Marseille
September 23, 2023, 11:34 AM
Ukrainian strike on Russia's Black Sea fleet kills nine and wounds two generals, Kyiv says
Attack was reportedly carried out with Storm Shadow missiles supplied by UK and France
September 23, 2023, 9:56 AM
Dr Al Jaber urges nations to come together on loss and damages climate fund
'We need to stay very focused on ensuring that we operationalise this fund as soon as possible,' Cop28 President-designate says
September 22, 2023, 6:02 PM
Pope arrives in France decrying 'lack of humanity' in helping migrants
He blasted the 'fanaticism of indifference' that refugees endure seeking a better life
September 22, 2023, 3:27 PM
TotalEnergies board reaffirms support for multi-energy strategy
French firm also backing Patrick Pouyanne to continue as chairman and chief executive
September 22, 2023, 9:44 AM
King Charles's France visit finale puts spotlight on climate and wildfires
The monarch's trip is aimed at shoring up the alliance between Britain and France
September 22, 2023, 9:42 AM
Armenia calls on Security Council to send UN peacekeeping mission to Nagorno-Karabakh
Armenia and Azerbaijan have been in a long-standing dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh since the Soviet Union's collapse.
September 22, 2023, 12:24 AM
Europe pushes for loss and damage deal ahead of Cop28 to avoid 'ATM' clash
Ministers meeting in New York on Friday will discuss how to financially support countries affected by climate change
September 21, 2023, 3:33 PM
King Charles makes emotional visit to fire-damaged Notre Dame on state visit to France
Day two of the state visit saw the monarch address the French Senate and visit Saint-Denis
September 21, 2023, 9:27 AM