NO other French politician, not even President François Hollande or any of his rightist rivals, is as much in the...
YOU have to think twice, and discreetly peep into your wallet at least once, before you hail a taxi in Paris. Given...
WHENEVER there is a terrorist attack anywhere in Europe, the same arguments pop up inevitably in the media
Christopher Forbes sells his vast collection of the French Second Empire art and memorabilia at an auction.
TROUBLES come, troubles go and the socialist mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, knows that very well. However, she is...
GUY Ribes has nothing of a Humphrey Bogart about him though he is rarely seen without his raincoat, hat and pipe,...
Long before Thatcher was named Iron Lady, the Eiffel Tower was always affectionately referred to as la Dame de Fer.
After three years of renovation, Paris’ Rodin Museum reopens its doors, with new displays of the sculptor’s works
QUESTIONED one evening late last year by a television show host what he would want to be were he given the choice of...
Ironically, the most interesting comment on the book comes from nobody else but the author himself.
The Museum Marmottan Monet presents the impressive private collection of the Swiss couple
Marcus Klingberg, at the prime of his career, remained the enigmatic spy who willingly went out into the cold.
WHEN the funeral ceremony for the 130 Black Friday massacre victims took place at Napoleon’s tomb in Paris,...
After three years of trial the court finally sentenced the accused to eighteen years in prison for murder of Marchal.
Can Western powers resolve this crisis by conducting air strikes on Daesh bases in Syria alone?
Any man of law drawing his gun would naturally bring to your mind’s eye a western from Hollywood's golden era.
Mayor authorises Airbnb to organise competition offering winners free bed and breakfast for two in Paris' catacombs.
An electrifying exhibition in Paris pays tribute to the Medici family for its astounding contribution to art and culture
French politicians of the Left but also the Right are at the moment furiously scratching their own backs and crying foul
Neutral packaging for cigarette packs to become a legal obligation in France.