Home Secretary Priti Patel and her French counterpart have signed an agreement on intelligence sharing in an effort to tackle migrant crossings.
The wife of a French bus driver savagely beaten after he asked four passengers to wear face masks aboard his vehicle has called for “exemplary punishment” after he died of his injuries.
France’s new prime minister has staunchly defended the appointment of a colleague accused of rape as his interior minister, in charge of enforcing French laws.
The new French prime minister has said he feels ready to face the key challenge of reviving France’s economy following the damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and a two-month nationwide lockdown.
French President Emmanuel Macron has named Jean Castex, who coordinated France’s virus reopening strategy, as the country’s new prime minister.
French prime minister Edouard Philippe has resigned, with a government reshuffle expected in the coming days.
On this day 20 years ago world champions France beat Italy 2-1 with a golden goal from substitute David Trezeguet in the final of Euro 2000 in Rotterdam.
France is holding the second round of municipal elections in 5,000 towns and cities which had to be postponed because of the country’s coronavirus outbreak.
Argentina’s Lionel Messi was in full flow as he attempted to drag his side into the knockout stages of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Two Paris statues related to France’s colonial era were daubed with red paint amid a global movement to take down monuments to figures tied to slavery or colonialism.
Rebooting tourism between the UK and France is likely to be high on Emmanuel Macron’s agenda during his visit to London.
French President Emmanuel Macron has been welcomed to the UK with a ceremony of pomp and pageantry as he marked the 80th anniversary of General Charles de Gaulle’s famous wartime broadcast.
European countries have reopened their borders after a three-month coronavirus shutdown.
Paris is rediscovering its joie de vivre, as cafes and restaurants reopen for the first time since coronavirus forced them to close on March 14.
Borders have opened up across Europe after three months of coronavirus closures that began so chaotically in March.
China reported its highest daily total of new coronavirus cases in two months on Sunday and infections in South Korea also rose, showing how the disease can come back as restrictions on business and travel are lifted.
Thousands of people have gathered in Paris to denounce police brutality and discrimination.
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will be the first members of the royal family to leave lockdown and attend a major event when they welcome French President Emmanuel Macron to the UK.
French police have defied a ban on mass gatherings to protest against what they see as a lack of government support, marching shoulder to shoulder on the Champs-Elysees to condemn new limits on arrest tactics and criticism of racism in their ranks.
France’s government is pumping 15 billion euro (£13.3 billion) into the pandemic-battered aerospace industry, including plane manufacturer Airbus and national airline Air France.
Workers suspended from ropes will be lowered into the charred remains of scaffolding that melted atop Notre Dame when the cathedral went up in flames to begin the delicate job of dismantling the 200 tons of metal.
Notre Dame Cathedral’s forecourt has opened to the public for the first time since the devastating fire of April 15 last year.
Police in France and Belgium have arrested 26 suspects as part of an investigation into human trafficking across Europe that was prompted by the discovery of 39 bodies in a lorry container in Essex.
France’s Government is injecting more than eight billion euros (£7.1 billion) to save the country’s car industry from huge losses wrought by virus lockdowns.
Just one week after a third of French children went back to school in an easing of the coronavirus lockdown, there has been a worrying flare-up of about 70 Covid-19 cases linked to schools.
Pipers are being urged to join in playing a tribute to thousands of Scots who were killed or captured during “the forgotten Dunkirk” 80 years ago.
The Prime Minister has said he is “interested” to see that the French government has adopted a similar slogan to the new “stay alert” for its own next stage of coronavirus recovery.
A German journalist has reportedly filed a sexual assault complaint with Paris prosecutors after accusing former French president Valery Giscard d’Estaing of repeatedly grabbing her during an interview.
French scientists say they might have identified a possible case of coronavirus dating back to December — about a month before the first cases were officially confirmed in Europe.
A care home in France which took a novel approach to warding off coronavirus has emerged with a clean bill of health.