Keyword: Olympics

French PM commits billion euros to 2024 Olympic bid

Manuel Valls said the money would be used to finance infrastucture and long-term construction which would be 'useful' to the population.

France ideal to host 2024 Olympics, says Hollande

French president insisted the tougher security measures imposed by France after recent terror attacks made Paris ideal venue for 2024 Games.

GB Olympic team success 'driving the French mad', says Cameron

UK PM reacts to accusations that GB Olympic team are cheats, adding that French found British cyclists' Tour de France victory "a bit hard to take”.