More than 130 women have died as a result of domestic violence so far this year in France, and activists are now plastering their names on buildings across the country to highlight their plight.
Didier Deschamps spoke of his pride after his France side marked his 100th match as manager with a 2-0 win in Albania.
Antoine Griezmann scored one and created another as France secured top spot in their Euro 2020 qualifying group with a 2-0 win in Albania.
The Republic of Ireland head into a Euro 2020 qualification battle with Denmark on Monday evening on the 10th anniversary of the notorious Thierry Henry handball which shattered their World Cup dreams.
It is a moment which is etched firmly and painfully in the memories of a generation of Irish football supporters.
Tear gas and water cannon were used on Saturday as Paris police sought to disperse yellow vest protesters marking the first anniversary of the birth of their movement against government policies seen as favouring the rich.
France boss Didier Deschamps denied that his team’s lacklustre display in the 2-1 victory over Moldova was down to Les Blues having already qualified for Euro 2020.
Olivier Giroud’s late penalty saw France move to the top of Euro 2020 qualifying Group H with a 2-1 victory against stubborn Moldova at Stade de France.
Eurostar is operating a train with no single-use plastics to mark the 25th anniversary of its inaugural service.
Shaun Edwards has made his first appearance in the blue of France after being unveiled as les Bleus’ new defence coach.
France boss Didier Deschamps insists Olivier Giroud has earned his trust but refused to close the door on Anthony Martial.
British singer Pete Doherty has been arrested in France for the second time in the space of a week. The Paris prosecutor’s office said the 40-year singer was placed in custody on Sunday for “violence by a person in a manifest state of intoxication”. Doherty is a former frontman for the Libertines and Babyshambles.
Recent drought conditions in France have forced many farmers to grow alfalfa as an alternative forage to grass but the benefits of the crop, particularly for dairy farms, are widespread. Chris McCullough finds out more
Reality TV fans in France will be able to enjoy the drama and romantic goings-on of Love Island as the dating series has been commissioned by Amazon.
A bus travelling from Paris to London has crashed in northern France leaving 29 people injured, including five people with serious injuries.
An old painting found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman who considered it of little importance has made her a multimillionaire.
VisitScotland aiming to attract more visitors through collaboration with National Geographic to showcase coasts and waters
The most stunning coastal waters and landscapes in Scotland - particularly across the north and north-east - are being showcased by the world-famous National Geographic.
A Church of Scotland minister, who helped prisoners of war escape a fort through a sewer system, has been honoured in France.
Wales staged a stunning fightback victory to win a gripping World Cup quarter-final in Oita after France pressed the self-destruct button.
The battle for Rugby World Cup semi-final places will be completed on Sunday.
Josh Adams says Wales know “what needs to be done” in Sunday’s World Cup quarter-final against France.
France head coach Jacques Brunel accepts that Wales are favourites to win Sunday’s World Cup quarter-final between the Six Nations rivals.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has criticised France for their handling of injured midfielder N’Golo Kante during the international break, describing the situation as “not a laughing matter”.
The Rugby World Cup will resume with the knockout phase in Japan this weekend, eight teams having regrouped following the pool stages and the fall-out from Typhoon Hagibis.
Wales will be hoping to avenge their 2011 World Cup semi-final defeat to France when they square off in a last-eight clash on Sunday.
Warren Gatland says that Wales have done “due diligence” and “covered all the bases” in terms of fly-half Dan Biggar’s recovery from concussion.
Ken Owens believes that experience is a key factor behind Wales’ successful big-game mentality.
President Emmanuel Macron and Chancellor Angela Merkel sought to demonstrate the solidity of the French-German relationship at a meeting in southern France, one day before a key EU summit that may approve a divorce deal with Britain.
Neil Jenkins has described Warren Gatland as “an incredible person” as Wales enter the closing stages of his success-laden coaching reign.
Melted scaffolding on top of the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral will be removed “in the coming weeks” to allow restoration work to begin next year, France’s culture minister has said.
Stephen Jones says that Wales’ 2011 World Cup semi-final defeat against France will produce “great fuel” for Sunday’s showdown in Oita.
France coach Didier Deschamps praised Olivier Giroud for delivering under pressure but admits a lack of game time with Chelsea is damaging his international chances.