AJ Impact

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

The Senate's Foreign Relations Committee passed a bill aimed at curbing Moscow's European influence.

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

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.

AJ Impact

US to strike back against France's digital tax on tech firms

After French president approves digital tax targeting US companies, Trump threatens 'substantial reciprocal' action.

US to strike back against France's digital tax on tech firms

History

'Major discovery': Giant dinosaur bone unearthed in France

The bone is one of more than 7,500 fossils that have been found at the Angeac-Charente site since 2010.

'Major discovery': Giant dinosaur bone unearthed in France

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.

Europe

Europe's heatwave smashes records on the continent

Thursday has been forecast to be the peak of the latest European heatwave - the second in less than a month.

Europe's heatwave smashes records on the continent

European Union

Remaining Iran nuclear deal signatories to meet in Vienna

China, Russia, the UK, France, Germany and the EU to discuss to what extent the 2015 accord can be salvaged.

Remaining Iran nuclear deal signatories to meet in Vienna

Europe

Macron: EU countries agree to new migrant and refugee mechanism

French President Macron says 14 EU states sign up to 'mechanism' for allocating migrants and refugees across the bloc.

Macron: EU countries agree to new migrant and refugee mechanism

Podcast

Undercover with white supremacists

Al Jazeera investigated a far-right group in France for a year, exposing violence, racism and surprising ties to a mainstream political party.

Undercover with white supremacists

AJ Impact

French citizens may soon have to work longer to get full pension

A new proposal to save public money would force french citizens to either retire later or accept smaller pension checks.

French citizens may soon have to work longer to get full pension

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.

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.

Arts & Culture

Inside Notre Dame: Rubble, emptiness and an immense task ahead

A tour of the the 850-year-old Gothic cathedral whose roof and steeple were destroyed in the April 15 inferno.

Inside Notre Dame: Rubble, emptiness and an immense task ahead

Iran

Iran exceeding nuclear deal limits 'not significant', says EU

EU foreign policy chief says steps taken by Iran so far, including enriching uranium above deal limit, are reversible.

Middle East

Macron seeks answers from Iran over academic's detention

The French president worried for Fariba Adelkhah at a time Paris and Tehran are in crisis talks to save nuclear deal.

Macron seeks answers from Iran over academic's detention