Natacha Butler

Natacha Butler

Europe

Macron vows to tightens migrant policies in Calais

The already troubled British border in Calais, on continental Europe, is facing additional complications after the Brexit vote.

Macron vows to tightens migrant policies in Calais

France

France dairy giant reveals salmonella outbreak extent

At least 83 countries have been affected by a salmonella outbreak at one of the world's largest dairy firms. More than 30 children have been poisoned in France alone.

France dairy giant reveals salmonella outbreak extent

France

France probes Apple for slowing down older iPhones

The inquiry focuses on accusations that Apple has broken French consumer law, in attempting to force existing customers to buy new phones.

France probes Apple for slowing down older iPhones

France

France: Macron called 'hyper-president'

French President Emmanuel Macron has been in office for seven months now. At the start some labelled him too arrogant. But opinion polls now suggest his popularity has risen.

France: Macron called 'hyper-president'

Europe

Poland's president accuses EU of 'lying' about judicial reforms

Poland's judicial reforms are causing consternation at the EU, which has invoked EU rules that would strip Poland of its voting rights if the concerns are not addressed.

Poland's president accuses EU of 'lying' about judicial reforms

Europe

Brexit: Paris steps up efforts to lure London firms

The French capital is lagging behind Germany in attracting big banks but France has become a main destination for entrepreneurs looking to leave Britain.

Brexit: Paris steps up efforts to lure London firms

Arts & Culture

Macron leads tributes as crowds attend Johnny Hallyday funeral

More than a million lined the Champs Elysees on Saturday for the funeral procession of the man known as the 'French Elvis'. Johnny Hallyday died on Wednesday at the age of 74.

Macron leads tributes as crowds attend Johnny Hallyday funeral

Europe

French Elvis: Rock icon Johnny Hallyday dies at 74

Rock ‘n' roll fans in France are mourning a national pop legend often compared to Elvis Presley. Johnny Hallyday died from lung cancer aged 74.

French Elvis: Rock icon Johnny Hallyday dies at 74

Africa

Migration crisis to dominate EU-Africa summit

There is growing concern that EU aid to Africa is being used to block refugees and migrants - instead of for development.

Migration crisis to dominate EU-Africa summit

Africa

France's Macron addresses students in Burkina Faso

The French president has promised a new era in relations with Africa. Emmanuel Macron told students in Burkina Faso that he wants France to deal with the continent on the basis of equality and not the past.

France's Macron addresses students in Burkina Faso

Africa

Macron tours Africa to 'reset' Francafrique relationship

French president heads to Africa with the message that days of Paris' neocolonialist paternalistic approach are over.

Macron tours Africa to 'reset' Francafrique relationship

France

France’s Macron seeks to mend ties with Africa

French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants to transform his country's strained relationship with Africa. The comments come as he begins a four-day visit to the continent.

France’s Macron seeks to mend ties with Africa