Natacha Butler

Natacha Butler

Europe

Boris Johnson skips news conference with Luxembourg PM

Luxembourg's PM had met Johnson to discuss Brexit but said the British leader had offered nothing to convince him and other EU leaders.

Boris Johnson skips news conference with Luxembourg PM

Europe

New Francis Bacon exhibition opens in Paris

Sixty paintings are on display, including 12 of Bacon's triptychs.

New Francis Bacon exhibition opens in Paris

Europe

Nazi design exhibition in Netherlands faces protests

Arthur Graaff's father was a Dutch resistance fighter. He says the exhibition glorifies the Nazi era and should be banned.

Nazi design exhibition in Netherlands faces protests

Europe

G7 summit wraps up with hopes for breakthroughs

US President Donald Trump said he would meet Iran's president to defuse months of tensions and hold talks with Beijing to resolve tariffs disputes.

G7 summit wraps up with hopes for breakthroughs

Europe

G7 protests: Thousands march against summit

Most protesters say they are fed up with what they regard as elite politicians who are out of touch with ordinary people.

G7 protests: Thousands march against summit

France

French dam demolition divides environmentalists

In recent years, the Vezins Dam's capacity to provide energy has diminished, so the government has ordered its demolition to allow the valley to return to its natural state.

French dam demolition divides environmentalists

Sport

Pushing for women's race, group tackles Tour de France

Each July, they ride all 21 stages of the tour, it’s a challenging route of nearly 3,500km.

Pushing for women's race, group tackles Tour de France

Europe

From Ivory Coast to France, refugee tells story in music

Performances at Avignon theatre festival focus on how conflict, violence and poverty force people to leave their homes.

From Ivory Coast to France, refugee tells story in music

Europe

France's Avignon Theatre Festival highlights refugee crisis

This year, festival organisers have chosen to focus on the contemporary issues of refugees, exile and exclusion.

France's Avignon Theatre Festival highlights refugee crisis

Europe

Environmentally friendly jets displayed at Paris Air Show

Powered by batteries, the nine-seater plane on display at the Paris Air Show would produce zero carbon emissions and be fuelled by sustainable sources.

Environmentally friendly jets displayed at Paris Air Show

Europe

Boeing crisis dominates Paris Air Show 2019

Boeing tried to repair its image at an airshow where it usually showcases its high fliers.

Boeing crisis dominates Paris Air Show 2019

Europe

Macron calls for world unity at 75th D-Day anniversary

The presidents of France and the United States paid tribute to American soldiers.

Macron calls for world unity at 75th D-Day anniversary