Opinion

Do black lives matter in France?

One year on, Adama Traore's death in police custody continues to raise questions about institutional racism in France.

Rokhaya Diallo

by Rokhaya Diallo

Rokhaya Diallo

Europe

France and Italy in dispute over shipyard

Relations between France and Italy have hit troubled waters over French President Emmanuel Macron's part-nationalisation of the country's largest shipyard.

Football

What could you buy for Neymar's transfer fee?

The Brazilian's $263m move to Paris Saint-Germain set a record and has people wondering what such a sum could buy.

What you could buy for Neymar's PSG transfer fee

Football

Neymar signs PSG deal to complete world record transfer

The forward joins Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona for a mind-boggling $263m and reputed weekly salary of $653,000.

Neymar signs PSG deal to complete world record transfer

Weather

Heat builds up in southern and eastern Europe

Countries around the Mediterranean are set to break heat records again.

Heat builds up in southern and eastern Europe

Europe

Police set checkpoints at France-Italy border as refugees arrive

Record number of refugee arrivals in southern Europe is putting pressure on the border between France and Italy.

Middle East

France to conduct asylum-seeker checks in Libya

Macron announces plan to set up 'hot spots' to handle asylum requests, just two days after brokering talks in Paris.

Inside Story

Libya peace talks - Can they deliver?

France launches latest attempt to broker peace amid long-standing conflict between two main rival groups.

Europe

Thousands evacuated as France struggles to battle wildfires

More than 12,000 people have been forced to leave their homes in France after properties were at risk of being damaged by raging wildfires.

Refugees

Refugees on the Pass of Death between Italy and France

On the path with young Eritrean refugees hiking from Italy to France along the Cote D'Azure.

Refugees on the Pass of Death between Italy and France

Refugees

French police 'pepper spray sleeping refugee children'

Human Rights Watch says police often use excessive force on migrants in Calais, including on those who pose no threat.

HRW: French police routinely abuse Calais refugees

Opinion

Macron's Francafrique

President Emmanuel Macron was born after the end of colonialism but he very much displays colonial thinking.

Pape Samba Kane

by Pape Samba Kane

Pape Samba Kane

Middle East

France urges resumption of Israel-Palestine peace talks

President Macron says France is ready to apply diplomatic levers towards renewed negotiations, but gives no specifics.

France urges resumption of Israel-Palestine peace talks

Europe

Protesters in Paris rally against Israeli PM's visit

The French leader's decision to invite Benjamin Netanyahu to Paris is 'embarrassing', say demonstrators.

Protesters in Paris rally against Israeli PM's visit

Europe

France remembers victims of Nice attacks one year on

France is remembering the victims of a truck attack in the city of Nice on Bastille Day a year ago.