No woman should have to eat tissues to curb hunger pangs

2015-03-17 16:28

The French government is putting a stop to the glorification of being “Paris thin” in the hope of eliminating unhealthy looking models from the media (and our minds) forever.

Padlocks, a public expression of love in Paris under threat

2014-06-18 10:31

The UNESCO World Heritage site Pont Des Arts Bridge is under threat, and so is its famous act of love.

Photo of the day: The Great Elephant

2014-01-20 16:35

Hop onto the robotic elephant roaming the streets of Nantes, France.

The Restaurant at Grande Provence

2013-08-05 10:23

Treat yourself to a fabulous night out in Franschhoek and indulge in Grande Provence's French inspired cuisine

France aims to allow euthanasia

2013-07-02 08:36

Despite a big ethics row, President Francois Hollande has reaffirmed his aim to legalise voluntary euthanasia.

Tutu rejects Nobel Peace Prize for EU

2012-11-30 09:36

Archbishop Desmond Tutu and two other Nobel Peace laureates have written to the foundation in protest at the decision to award the 2012 prize to the EU.

Socialist Francois Hollande defeated conservative incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy to become France's next president.  See all the latest pics.

Socialist Francois Hollande defeated conservative incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy to become France's next president. See all the latest pics.

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Saint-Andre unveils assistants

2011-12-09 19:00

France's new coach Philippe Saint-Andre has unveiled Yannick Bru and Patrice Lagisquet as his assistant coaches.

Moody’s warns on French rating outlook

2011-11-21 12:08

Rating agency Moody's says a rise in interest rates on French government debt and weaker growth prospects could hurt the country's credit ratings outlook.

French minister to visit SA

2011-11-07 18:06

French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe is to visit SA to boost ties.


New restaurant law in France causes outcry among chefs

2014-07-28 16:39

Restaurants to specify whether or not their food is cooked from scratch.

French slow to embrace anti-smoking policies

2014-03-06 10:13

Paradoxically, the French, among the most health-conscious people on the planet, have long appeared indifferent to the implications of smoking.

France OKs sale of medical cannabis

2014-01-09 15:25

The French drug safety agency has approved commercial sales of a medicine derived from cannabis for the first time in France.

Would you buy flavoured wine?

2013-07-12 11:37

Gone are the days when wine tasted like wine.

Renault to build Nissan's next hatch

2013-01-25 08:58

Nissan is planning to build its next hatchback at one of alliance partner Renault's French factories.

Dakar preparations on the go

2012-11-27 18:06

That the Dakar is a race of contrasts can be seen on the dockside at Le Havre where the competitors congregate to load the vehicles on the freighter that will take them to Lima.

The French say no to child beauty pageants

2012-03-08 16:00

France is taking a stand against the degrading of little girls but are they overreacting?

Top 10 Sport24 articles of 2011

2011-12-06 14:45

From moments of ecstasy to those of tragedy, 2011 will go down in the sporting annuls as one of the more memorable in recent times.

Rand steady as risk appetite improves

2011-11-11 12:42

An improvement in global risk appetite left the rand almost unchanged against the dollar.

Mains slams RWC refs

2011-10-21 17:48

Former All Black coach Laurie Mains has admitted to being alarmed by the inferior standard of refereeing at the Rugby World Cup.

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