President Francois Hollande condemns 'cowardly attack' in Kenya that has claimed lives of two French citizens among at least 59 people killed.
Mother had sent her three-year-old son to school in a T-shirt reading 'I am a bomb' and 'Jihad, born on September 11'.
Interior minister Manuel Valls says the 'hundreds' of homegrown Islamist militants fighting in Syria could pose a problem when they return home.
Party says it wants commitment from government on environment 'within six days' after ministers postponed energy transition plans until 2014.
Chilean exiles in France mark the 40th anniversary of the military coup that overthrew democratically-elected President Salvador Allende.
Suspicions raised after suspected winged infiltrator spotted with electronic device ...it was just tracker used to monitor stork migration patterns.
Diplomat-turned-businessman Boris Boillon, who close to Nicolas Sarkozy, was reportedly stopped at Paris train station with 350,000 euros on him.
French tax authorities have added Jersey, Bermuda and British Virgin Islands to their blacklist of 'uncooperative' tax havens in world.
Government to ease language skills requirements and streamline paperwork for granting citizenship to reverse fall in number of naturalisations.
Success of Paris-made blockbuster comedy 'Despicable Me 2', US studio Universal's most profitable ever film, boosts French animation industry.
Malagasy language more widely spoken on streets and at home while English is fast becoming the foreign language of choice in former French colony.
President Francois Hollande said the journalists, French radio station Europe 1's Didier Francois and Edouard Elias, should be freed immediately.
Visit aimed at seeking closer cooperation in nuclear technologies and finding out more about Japan's policy mix of monetary and fiscal reforms.
In latest attack culture minister accuses Amazon of destroying bookshops as France wages war against the cultural impact of the internet.