The United Nations' cultural agency has selected France's Audrey Azoulay as its new director general, two diplomatic sources said on Friday.
Qatar is welcoming new foreign partners and this is why we are promoting Qatar to the French business sector, says French ambassador Eric Chevallier.
A Paris judge on Wednesday handed down jail terms of up to seven years to protesters who attacked and torched a police car with two officers inside in what he described as an ‘urban guerrilla scene’.
Christine Riviere, 51, dubbed by investigators as "Jihadi Gran", was arrested in 2014 after three trips to Syria, which she said were aimed at spending time with her son in case he was killed.
France's air accident investigation agency said on Tuesday it would lead the investigation into an engine explosion that led to the emergency landing of an Air France A380 superjumbo in Canada with over 500 people on board on Saturday.
French police arrested five people, including one on a terror watchlist after discovering a suspected home-made bomb in one of Paris's most exclusive neighbourhoods at the weekend, officials said.
A witness told Reuters she saw a man take out a knife from his sleeve and then stab a young girl and then a second woman.
Parisians were encouraged to roller-blade, bike or stroll through the City of Light on Sunday for a ‘car-free’ day intended to leave the streets vacant for slower, clean forms of transport.