News stops: Three Kurd women shot in Paris
A LOOK over the headlines from France.
Three Kurd women dead, shot in head in Paris: police
Three Kurdish women were found killed with a gunshot to the head early Thursday inside the Kurdish Institute of Paris, a police source told AFP.
Twitter under fire in France over offensive hashtags
French government joins debate after spate of homophobic, racist and anti-semitic hashtags trended in recent months.
Scallop wars: British trawler hauled in to French port
A simmering “scallop war” between Britain and France threatened to boil over anew on Wednesday after a British trawler was ordered to port, suspected of illegally dredging 17 tonnes of scallops in French territorial waters.
French judges open new 'Karachi' probe against Sarkozy
French judges on Thursday authorised a fresh probe against ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy as part of the so-called "Karachi affair," a judicial source told AFP, in the latest legal headache faced by the former leader.
Peugeot Citroën sales hit by falling demand in southern Europe
Europe's second largest carmaker, Peugeot Citroën is being kept afloat by a series of loans from the French government.