A LOOK over some of the headlines from France.
Crusty baguette under threat in France from soggy, undercooked bread
The crusty baguette, a world-renowned symbol of French gastronomy, is under threat due to a growing Gallic penchant for soggy, undercooked bread, experts have warned.
Thieves pinch 70,000-euro ring from Cannes store
Two thieves stole a 70,000 euro ($93,000) diamond ring from a Cannes jewellery store on Tuesday, pocketing the gem while a saleslady had her back turned, a police source said.
Pink Panther 'jewel thief' held in France
A suspected member of a gang of jewel thieves known as the Pink Panthers has been arrested in southern France.