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Joël Robuchon, Michelin star French chef, dies aged 73

Named 'Chef of the Century' in 1989, Robuchon ran a dozen restaurants across three continents and at one point had an unprecedented 31 stars.

French tyremaker Michelin to shed 494 jobs

But company says departures at its historic factory at Clermont-Ferrand will not be compulsory and it will invest millions of euros in site.

Michelin guide puts France back on top

France has caught up with Japan in the number of restaurants having three Michelin stars in this year's edition of the celebrated food guide.

French chef says "no, thanks" to Michelin star

A restaurant in the southern French city Nîmes is relinquishing its coveted Michelin one star-ranking to become a cheap-and cheerful brasserie.

French chef says "no, thanks" to Michelin star

A restaurant in the southern French city Nîmes is relinquishing its coveted Michelin one star-ranking and becomes a cheap-and cheerful brasserie in an attempt to lure back customers amid the economic gloom.