Middle East

Female referees: A new era in football?

In the run-up to the FIFA Women's World Cup in France in June, female referees are making major strides.

France

Airbus to stop production of A380 superjumbo jet

The European aerospace giant to stop making world's largest passenger plane after 12 years in service due to weak sales.

Al Jazeera World

The Algerian Revolutionary, Larbi Ben Mhidi

The Algerian is considered to be a national hero and symbol of the revolution that brought an end to French colonialism.

Europe

Post-Brexit trading: European firms seek new strategies

How businesses in France are trying to prepare for Brexit.

Europe

France vows firm response to wave of anti-Semitism

Paris prosecutors open four investigations after latest anti-Semitic incidents, including Nazi graffiti and vandalism.

France vows firm response to wave of anti-Semitism

Middle East

What was France's role in the 1979 Iranian revolution?

Experts say Paris sees Iran as the only stable power in the Middle East strategically, but the relationship with Tehran is complex.

Football

Body of missing footballer Emiliano Sala identified

Sala's plane crashed more than two weeks ago during a trip from the French city of Nantes to Cardiff, Wales.

Body of missing footballer Emiliano Sala identified

Italy

France recalls Italy envoy amid war of words over yellow vests

Move comes amid mounting tension between allies after Italian official held talks with French yellow vest protesters.

France recalls Italy envoy amid war of words over yellow vests

Qatar

Qatar takes delivery of first French-built Rafale jet fighter

Doha has significantly boosted defence spending after being diplomatically isolated by its Gulf neighbours in 2017.

Qatar takes delivery of first French-built Rafale jet fighter

France

Woman arrested after 10 die in Paris fire

About 200 firefighters battled the blaze and one woman was arrested as police investigate possible arson.

Ten dead, dozens injured in Paris apartment fire

France

Arrests made after Al Jazeera investigation into French far right

Three far-right activists are charged with assault that was recorded in Al Jazeera probe.

Arrests made after Al Jazeera investigation into French far right

Europe

European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela's acting president

Major European powers recognise Venezuela's opposition leader as interim president as Russia slams 'interference'.

Football

Body found in wreckage of plane carrying football player Sala

Football player Sala and pilot Ibbotson were on board when the plane disappeared from the radar on January 21.

Body found in wreckage of plane carrying football player Sala

Football

Wreckage of missing plane carrying Cardiff footballer Sala found

Sala's plane disappeared on January 22 while on the way to Cardiff from Nantes.

Wreckage of missing plane carrying Cardiff footballer Sala found

Rape

French policemen sentenced to seven years for rape of tourist

Two officers raped a Canadian tourist at the Paris police headquarters after a night of drinking.

French policemen sentenced to seven years for rape of tourist