French economy did not grow between April and June
The economies of the 19 countries that use the euro grew by about 0.3% between April and June, according to official figures.
French right-wing tells artists: Earn your keep
Artists on the French Riviera are dismayed by a decree from the far-right town hall of Frejus, obliging them to give free workshops for schoolchildren or lose their low-rent accommodation.
Stolen Picasso painting worth $15m given back to France
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have formally repatriated a stolen painting by Pablo Picasso entitled "La Couiffeuse" to the Government of France.
Plenty of bread in Paris: French media deny reports of 'baguette crisis'
French media were quick to discredit a British press report that Parisians are having trouble finding bread during the month of August.
The Telegraph had said that the "baguette crisis" would lead to "scenes of angered locals loitering outside vacant boulangeries."