Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi was responsible for terrorising large swathes of West Africa as well as killing US troops and French aid workers.
A 26-year-old student in France has been arrested after his class project turned out to be four radioactive pipe bombs.
A standout at the Venice Film Festival, Amer’s film follows a young Arab woman in France whose traumatic upbringing leads her to a terrible fate.
Afghans are the biggest group of asylum seekers in France – that means they are also the biggest targets of state-sanctioned police violence.
Critics accused the French leader of heartlessness after he reacted to the crisis in Afghanistan by raising concerns about France's “security”.
The French far-right appears to be stalling ahead of presidential elections they were widely expected to challenge for. But can they really lose if the centre-right is adopting their rhetoric on immigration and security?
Renault Clio owners in France have found their cars missing bumpers, headlights and even seats. Now police think they know why.
Despite being one of the wealthiest countries in the world that spends 11.3 percent of GDP on healthcare, women in France say they have experienced shocking levels of obstetric violence during pregnancy and childbirth.
Designed by architect Bernard Schoeller in the 1970s, they helped a generation learn how to swim.
Yes and no. But a contentious new law signed by Vladimir Putin poses big problems for the industry.
A woman waving a large sign knocked out most of the peloton on Saturday. A suspect is now in custody.