Featured stories about France
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- 15-Year-Old Roma Girl's Deportation Shakes Up France's Immigration Debate 29 October 2013
Latest stories about France
9 April 2014
Economic sanctions are often proposed to penalize countries guilty of bad government. But do they actually help bring about good government?
5 April 2014
Wind energy has great potential in France, but many obstacles stand in its way.
16 March 2014
The cold war defined post-colonial African politics with its left vs right dichotomy. But is it still relevant for the continent today ?
11 March 2014
Hungry for tajine, a meat or fish stew with vegetables or dried fruit from Morocco? Or how about ravitoto, a dish made from cassava leaves, onions and pork from Madagascar?
5 March 2014
Pascal Simbikangwa, charged with complicity in the 1994 Rwandan genocide, is finally being brought to trial in a French court, 20years after the massacre of about 800,000 ethnic Tutsis and...
3 March 2014
Funding for research is wanting worldwide.What is the impact of the stagnation on the economy and where are the solutions
26 February 2014
Like wine or seasonal fruit and veg, mushrooms are highly valued both in the mind and on the plate, associated with a better lifestyle and local produce.
12 February 2014
"This is a nightmare for those who remain faithful to an ethic of rationality, be it religious or political."
9 February 2014
Five of the most celebrated French-language African films (award-winning or not) that have left their mark on an entire generation of movie-watchers.
7 February 2014
The immigration debate is taking center stage in the public conversation of France. French citizens living abroad have a different perspective on the issue.