Keyword: Bruno Le Roux

French interior minister resigns over new 'fake jobs' accusations

French interior minister Bruno Le Roux resigned on Tuesday just hours after a TV report said he had employed his two then-teenage daughters as parliamentary assistants during their secondary school holidays and also when both were supposedly engaged in other activity, paying them a total of 55,000 euros from parliamentary funds.

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French police arrests in Montpellier avert 'imminent' attack

Three men and a girl of 16 were found with bomb-making materials by anti-terrorist police in a raid on a flat in the southern city.

Police accused of 'inhumane' treatment to Paris migrants


As winter bites in the French capital, three humanitarian associations allege the police have been harassing migrants on the streets of Paris and in some cases tear-gassing them as they queue at the refugee centre. And following the destruction of the so-called Jungle migrant camp in Calais, a local association says remaining migrants there are also suffering harassment. Carine Fouteau interviewed Corinne Torre of Médecins Sans Frontières to find out more.

France cannot take any more taxes, government admits

But promise comes as minister announces creation of "carbon tax" and amid reports that overall tax burden on French will rise next year.