The government of French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday proposed the outlines of an anti-terrorism law that has faced opposition from rights groups.
France says his country no longer deems the removal of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as a pre-condition for resolving the conflict in the Arab country.
The man who attacked a police van in Paris was a Daesh loyalist, sources close to France’s probe say.
French Defense Minister Sylvie Goulard resigned on Tuesday over a fake jobs scandal that has hit her small centrist MoDem party.
A car plows into a police van before bursting into flames on the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris, with the driver pronounced dead at the scene.
The French president's newly established party has won a strong majority in parliamentary elections despite a record-low turnout.
President Emmanuel Macron’s newly-established party is projected to win a strong majority in the Sunday elections.
The EU parliament strips France’s Le Pen of immunity over a defamation case.
French President Emmanuel Macron says despite Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, the UK can still change its mind and remain a member of the bloc.
An attack on a restaurant in Paris has left a dozen people, including six police officers, injured.
Results show that French President Emmanuel Macron's party will win the biggest share of the first round of country’s legislative elections.
People in France are heading to the polls to cast their ballots in the first round of parliamentary elections.
Paris police shoot and injure an attacker near the Notre Dame Cathedral.
French prosecutors open a preliminary investigation into a property deal involving one of President Emmanuel Macron’s ministers.
The French government is using an extended state of emergency in Paris to block peaceful protests, says Amnesty International.
Another minister from France’s new cabinet is under scrutiny for alleged breach of trust.
Russian President Vladimir Putin describes his meeting with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as “difficult” but “frank.”
Russia’s Putin is in France on an official visit as he seeks better ties with the West.
French President Emmanuel Macron says Russia is a key factor in solving many international problems.
The French president seeks to extend a state of emergency that was imposed after the 2015 deadly terrorist attacks.
France calls for further political ties with Iran as it has an "important role in the pacification" of the region.
Moscow appeared to to be backing Macron's far-right opponent Marine Le Pen and alleged cyberattacks on Macron's campaign were linked to Moscow.
French President Emmanuel Macron appoints center-right Edouard Philippe as the country’s new prime minister.
French judges charge a billionaire with links to a scandal involving Fillon and his wife.
Centrist Emmanuel Macron is sworn in as the new president of France.
A French-led amphibious force has postponed joint military exercises in the Pacific with forces from the US, the UK, and Japan.
Police in France evacuated about 1,000 refugees, mostly Afghans and Sudanese, from a tent camp in northeast Paris.
Newly-elected President Emmanuel Macron vows to protect France against threats and unify the country.
Franc’s centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron win presidential election to become the country's next chief executive.
The courtyard of Louvre museum is evacuated before a speech by presidential hopeful Macron.
French people are making a crucial choice between centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and his far-right rival Marine Le Pen.
A senior US lawmaker has urged President Donald Trump to "forcefully" respond to hacking of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron.
French President Francois Hollande vows response to hacking attacks on leading French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron.
The political movement of France's socialist-backed presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has slammed a huge cyber attack against him linked to US hackers.
The campaign of leading French presidential candidate Macron says it has been the victim of a “massive and coordinated hacking attack” just before the election.
French centrist Emmanuel Macron sought to cement his frontrunner status Friday on the last day of campaigning for the weekend's election run-off.
The prosecutor's office opened the investigation after Macron lodged a legal complaint against Le Pen for allegedly circulating fake reports.
The only face-to-face televised debate between France’s presidential candidates heats up with vehement attacks and counterattacks on issues of policy.
French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve warns that the European Union will not survive if far-right leader Marine Le Pen becomes president.
France’s outgoing socialist president asks people to vote for centrist Emmanuel Macron and not far-right Marine Le Pen in the upcoming presidential runoff.
France’s Hollande says Britain’s exit from the EU would have its own costs.
A French assault warship sails into a Japanese naval base for upcoming wargames amid tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
Black-clad demonstrators hurled bottles at police, smashed storefronts and set rubbish bins alight.
Reporters Without Borders has warned that the situation of media freedom in democracies worldwide is at “a tipping point.”
Robert Menard, a key adviser to presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen and the mayor of Bezier, has been found guilty of inciting to hatred against Muslims.
France's outgoing President Francois Hollande on Monday urged people to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in a vote to choose his successor.
The Kremlin says it respects the result of the first round of the French presidential election.
French centrist presidential candidate Emanuel Macron vows to turn a new page in the French politics after he goes to run-off vote.
Preliminary results show that France’s Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron have advanced to a runoff vote in the country’s presidential election.
People are voting in the presidential election in France, which is being closely watched worldwide because of its potentially far-reaching consequences.
Hundreds of protesters held a rally in the French capital ahead of the first round of presidential election.
Cazeneuve accused the far-right presidential candidate of seeking to take advantage of a recent attack in Paris to gain political profit.
A terrorist attack claimed by Daesh against Paris police has claimed the lives of two officers.
French drug regulators say medicinal salt valproate prescribed by psychiatrists for mental diseases have caused thousands of cases of "severe malformations" of children in France.
Members of the "Cannes-Torcy cell" were brought to the special anti-terror tribunal on Thursday to face terror charges against them.
The clashes occurred during a rally by the opponents of far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in the southern French city of Marseilles.
France’s far-right candidate Marine Le Pen seeks to use the immigration issue to improve her chance in the upcoming presidential election.
France arrests two Frenchmen over planning an imminent violent attack before the country’s elections, a minister says.
Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen holds a campaign rally in Paris while maintaining a narrow lead over her three top rivals.
Extra police personnel and military troopers will be out on the streets to guard against potential terrorist attacks on April 23, the day of the presidential polls in France.
French judges have asked the European Parliament to lift the immunity of the National Front leader.
French prosecutors have asked the European Parliament to lift the immunity of the far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen over an expenses scandal.
French security forces fire tear gas to disperse hundreds of prison guards protesting working conditions in a notorious prison south of the capital.
The camp, home to over 1,000 refugees in northern France, was engulfed by flames after skirmishes between riot police and residents.
Informed sources says the Basque separatist group ETA has presented a list of 12 arms caches to French police.
A far-left showman is climbing fastest in the polls with just over two weeks before the presidential election in France.
At least 30 are injured in an explosion at a carnival in a suburb of Paris, with no reports of a terror attack.
Tensions erupted late on Wednesday for a third night in a row as hundreds of people continued protesting against police brutality.
A new batch of French military hardware and vehicles arrived in Estonia on Wednesday as part of a declared attempt to counter Russia.
A court in Paris has convicted a Venezuelan criminal, nicknamed Carlos the Jackal, to his third life imprisonment for a futile attack on a Paris shop in 1974.
Protests continue in French Guiana as people demand better treatment from Paris.
Chinese immigrants are protesting a police killing that prompted violent street clashes and exposed frustrations of France's large Asian community.
The wife of France’s conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been charged with complicity in abuse of public funds.
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen says the EU will “die” while vowing to save France from globalization.
France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen urges an end to the EU sanctions imposed on Russia.
A judicial source says Fillon’s legal issues have deepened, with prosecutors expanding a probe into allegations of fraud and forgery against the presidential candidate.
US tech giant Google has released a set of tools it says are designed to protect elections globally.
The French interior minister steps down amid an investigation into the parliamentary jobs he gave his daughters.
Centrist Emmanuel Macron remains in the lead after the first televised French presidential debate.
Blood tests show drugs and alcohol in blood of man who attacked soldiers at Orly Airport in Paris.
French police use teargas to disperses an anti-police brutality demonstration in Paris.
Flight schedules are back to normal at Orly Airport one day after a man was shot and killed while attempting to stage a shooting attack.
French Finance Minister Michel Sapin says he regretted that a meeting of world financial leaders on Saturday had failed to reach satisfactory conclusions on climate change and trade.
A BVA poll shows Hamon fell 1 percentage point in a week to 12.5 percent, coming fourth in the first round behind far-right leader Marine Le Pen.
The male individual grabbed a soldier’s gun at at the French capital’s Orly Airport and hid in a shop before he could harm anyone.
The incident took place on Thursday when an intruder burst into the Tocqueville high school and opened fire.
An employee of the IMF is injured after opening a letter bomb sent to the Paris office of the organization.
France’s National Front party suspends an official over comments he made on the Holocaust.
Criminal investigation into Fillon formally begins as judges file charges against him.
A new poll showed that candidate Emmanuel Macron would defeat far-right contender Marine Le Pen in the first round of the French presidential election next month.
A majority of French people perceive presidential candidate Marine Le Pen as a danger to democracy, shows a recent poll.