Keyword: Angers

French football team chairman under investigation for sex assaults

The chairman of French top-flight Ligue 1 team Angers has been placed under formal investigation for 'aggravated sexual assaults' and handed conditional bail over four complaints filed against him by past and female employees.

Four die as apartment balcony collapses in Angers

The dead were attending a housewarming party in the town in north-west France when the third-floor balcony, reportedly filled with 18 people at the moment of the accident, sheared off and crashed to the ground about nine metres below.

French court upholds dismissal of mercy-killing doctor

Court agreed that medical body had been right to sack Nicolas Bonnemaison despite his acquittal over 'poisoning' seven patients.