The unnamed man, employed by a sub-contractor working for nuclear plant operator EDF, is alleged to have links with a jihadist terrorist group.
Sections of the Riviera beach are designated a 'No Braggies Zone', a haven for those weary of seeing beachgoers taking shots of their own faces.
Interior ministry 'analysing' its options against the Ligue de Défense Juive, accused of provoking pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Paris area.
The protest against Israel's offensive in Gaza, banned over security fears, drew several thousands before hooded youths clashed with police.
A planned protest march through Paris against Israeli offensive in Gaza on Saturday is banned over security fears.
Cars were set alight and rocks thrown at police, who reported 14 officers injured, in clashes after the outlawed protest at Israel's Gaza offensive.
Thousands of demonstrators protested on Saturday against Israel's offensive in Gaza despite a ban outlawing the rallies in Paris and Nice.
A 24-year-old French woman had claimed the 2010 ban on wearing the veil in public violated her freedom of religion and expression.
Press reports say the government is to table a bill that puts use of e-cigarettes on the same level as tobacco smoking.
Top French administrative court confirms ban on Monsanto maize in France, even though it has been cleared for use by the EU.
Stories that French employees cannot respond to emails after stopping work in the afternoon appear to have been lost in translation...
Around 700 police will enforce number plate scheme where only half of city's drivers will be allowed on French capital's roads on any given day.
Government issues temporary decree to prevent planting of genetically-modified maize while working on changes to ensure a longer-term ban.
Home Office has barred entry to the French comedian, who had been due to visit his friend the West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka.
Minister Arnaud Montebourg is said to back extracting shale gas using propane but Greens and many in ruling Socialist Party are opposed.