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    Griezmann extends Atletico deal

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on June 14, 2017

    Atletico Madrid’s France forward Antoine Griezmann has signed a year’s contract extension through to 2022, seemingly ending what was shaping up to be one of...

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    Giroud hat-trick lifts France past Paraguay

    Agence France-Presse . Rennes | Updated at 12:05am on June 04, 2017

    An Olivier Giroud hat-trick helped France brush aside Paraguay 5-0 in an international friendly at Rennes on Friday. The Arsenal striker became the first France...

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    Macron takes power as president

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:00pm on May 14, 2017

    Emmanuel Macron was inaugurated as France's youngest ever president on Sunday, saying the country had chosen ‘hope’ and promising to...

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    52pc of Macron parliamentary candidates new to politics, 50pc women

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:01pm on May 11, 2017

    Incoming French president Emmanuel Macron’s centrist movement on Thursday unveiled 428 candidates for June’s general election, 52 per cent of whom are new to politics...

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    Macron triumphs but focus turns to challenges ahead

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:20am on May 09, 2017

    Emmanuel Macron won a resounding victory in the French presidential election but the focus shifted immediately Monday to whether he can govern the country without...

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    Macron elected French president

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:09am on May 08, 2017

    Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France’s landmark presidential election on Sunday, first estimates showed, defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a pivotal vote...

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    France bans captive breeding of dolphins, killer whales

    BBC | Updated at 11:32am on May 07, 2017

    France has banned the breeding in captivity of dolphins and killer whales, in a move hailed by campaigners as a major...

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    Macron favourite in opinion polls as France elects new president

    Reuters | Updated at 09:20am on May 07, 2017

    After a tumultuous election campaign filled with scandal and surprises, the French public began to vote on Sunday on whether a pro-European Union centrist or...

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    France bans extremely thin models

    BBC | Updated at 10:15am on May 06, 2017

    A law in France banning the use of unhealthily thin fashion models has come into effect...

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    Macron claims massive hack as emails leaked

    Reuters . Frankfurt | Updated at 12:05am on May 07, 2017

    Leading French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s campaign said on Friday it had been the target of a ‘massive’ computer hack that dumped its campaign emails...