Armenian genocide remembered as Assyrians fight for acknowledgement of their plight

France, April 24 -- "A lady, a relative of mine, escaped with her two daughters. Soon after, they were recaptured, and the two girls were carried away to slavery. Their mother died," writes Yonan Shah... Read More

France commends Morocco's support in counterterrorism efforts ahead of 2024 Paris Olympics

France, April 24 -- During an official visit to Morocco on Monday, Darmanin lauded the kingdom's help in fighting terrorism in France as Paris prepares to host the 2024 Olympics. The French interior ... Read More

Who gets to be remembered under France's contentious 'memory laws'?

France, April 23 -- "Memory laws are about recognition," says Christophe Premat, a former MP for the French Socialist Party and now an expert in memory studies at Stockholm University. Under a 2019 F... Read More

Paris museum takes NYC breakdance off the streets, and into the spotlight

France, April 23 -- The Carnavalet Museum is dedicated to the history of Paris, from prehistory to the present day. Located in the central Marais district, it is one of the most visited museums in the... Read More

Paris court to rule on corruption charges against Gabon ex-president's daughter

France, April 22 -- A Paris court is preparing to deliver its verdict on corruption charges against Pascaline Bongo, the daughter and chief of staff of Gabon's late president, Omar Bongo. She is accus... Read More

French MPs start to weigh up issues over assisted dying

France, April 22 -- A French parliamentary commissionon Monday began the long task of examining proposals to be included in a controversial bill backed by French President Emmanuel Macron that would a... Read More

French PM says boarding school key step in preventing juvenile violence

France, April 22 -- Prime Minister Gabriel Attal continued his offensive against juvenile delinquency in Nice, with a visit to an experimental educational boarding school to illustrate the prevention ... Read More

Green groups denounce 'flawed' French plan to save emblematic forest bird

France, April 22 -- Environmental groups in France have filed a court challenge against plans to reintroduce the threatened western capercaillie, a type of wood grouse,to the Vosges mountains. The bir... Read More

Djokovic skips Madrid to concentrate on Roman conquest before French Open

France, April 22 -- Tennis world number one NovakDjokovic on Monday confirmed his absence from the Madrid Masters tournament - one of the three most prestigious clay court competitions on the circuit ... Read More

Ramos shines in Mbappe's absence as PSG romp past Lyon to go 11 points clear

France, April 22 -- Goncalo Ramos bagged a brace on Sunday night as Paris Saint-Germain swept past Lyon 4-1 to move 11 points clear at the top of Ligue 1. The visitors arrived at the Parc des Princes... Read More