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Small-town French chef crushed by costs hands back Michelin star

Jérôme Brochot, who runs a restaurant in the fading former mining Burgundy town of Montceau-les-Mines, has renounced his coveted Michelin star because what he calls the economic 'disaster' of the local region means he no longer has the turnover to pay for the personnel, produce and precision demanded of the award.

Diners flock to French restaurant given Michelin star by mistake

The Michelin restaurant guide mixed up two restaurants of the same name on its website, mistakenly granting one of its esteemed star awards to a modest bar-restaurant in central France instead of another close to Paris, leading to a rush of custmers to the little-known establishment where a homemade beef bourguignon dish can be enjoyed for just 12.50 euros.

France to seek extradition of 'mastermind' behind Jewish restaurant attack

Zuhair Mohamad Hassan Khalid al-Abassi, arrested in Jordan on June 1st, is wanted over 1982 Paris attack that left six people dead and 22 injured.

French citizen among those killed in Mali attack

Also gunned down in the attack on a restaurant in the capital Bamako was a Belgian security officer with the EU delegation in Mali.

France seeks three men for deadly 1982 attack on Jewish restaurant

The men,who are now living in Norway, Jordan and the occupied West Bank, are wanted for attack in rue des Rosiers, Paris, that killed six.

‘Tyranny’ in the kitchen at famed French chef’s new restaurant

Staff at Joël Robuchon’s new restaurant spoke of 15-hour shifts without a break, insults and, says one, being forced to drink salt water.

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.