Says Walter Iuzzolino, who curates a selection of European television for broadcast in the UK and streaming in the US, "You often pretty much know what you're going to get from a Scandinavian, or French, or Italian show. But there is something about the Belgians that means a show is never entirely straight. So The […]
The first modern Winter Olympics were held in Chamonix, a French resort town nestled in the Alps, in 1924. Two hundred fifty-eight athletes represented 16 countries in eight sports. “Thousands of visitors have gathered in this small Alpine town on the slopes of Mont Blanc, which today, for the first time in a week, threw […]
France praises the work of the Barkhane anti-terror operation as it speeds up fund-raising for the G-5 Sahel force, while the French government unveils blueprint for a crackdown against Jihadi radicalization.
President Emmanuel Macron wants to make it faster and easier to expel migrants who are rejected for asylum. But critics say his new law would go too far.
Drag queens all around the world love using French words & names as part of their act. But what about drag queens in France? Surprisingly many of them use American sounding names and English expressions from their favorite TV show, RuPaul’s Drag Race. Today Parisian drag queen Sasha Kills joins us to talk about the drag scene en France.
French brand puts some Gallic flair into the mid-size sedan Read more
EU leaders minus Britain will debate for the first time Friday how to fill a Brexit-sized hole in the bloc's budget and how to choose a successor to European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker. Grand plans pushed by French President...Show More Summary
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Choice of 17-year old, whose father is from Benin, to play Joan of Arc prompts torrent of racist abuse The French city of Orleans has for the first time named a mixed-race teenager to play folk heroine Joan of Arc for annual festivities,...Show More Summary
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron's government on Wednesday presented a bill to enforce tougher immigration rules, decried by human rights organizations as repressive toward asylum-seekers.
President George Weah met with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron this week to jointly launch a fund that would support sports projects on the African continent. Former international soccer star and first African winner of theShow More Summary
Marion Marechal-Le Pen, a rising star of France's far-right National Front until abruptly leaving politics last year, on Thursday stepped into the limelight on the other side of the Atlantic, decrying the European Union and immigration in a speech at a major forum for American conservatives. The...
In an op-ed published today in Le Monde, 37 artists, collectors, curators, and other arts workers pledged their support for the towering "Bouquet of Tulips." The post Oui Oui! French Cultural Figures Praise Colossal Jeff Koons Bouquet in Op-Ed appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Hardline former French MP Marion Marechal-Le Pen told American conservatives Thursday that her nation’s far-right movement was “standing side by side” with the supporters and nationalist policies of President Donald Trump. “Just like you, we want our country back,” the...
A Paris court has ordered the continued detention of Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan, who faces preliminary rape charges.
Hardline former French MP Marion Marechal-Le Pen told American conservatives Thursday that her nation's far-right movement was "standing side by side" with the supporters and nationalist policies of President Donald Trump. "Just like...Show More Summary
A French court on Thursday dismissed a bid by Tariq Ramadan, the prominent Islamic scholar detained on rape charges, to be released on health grounds, legal sources said.
French niche line Histoires de Parfums will launch This is Not a Blue Bottle 1.4 and This is Not a Blue Bottle 1.5, two unisex follow-ups to 2016's This is Not a Blue Bottle...
Marion Le Pen’s speech at the conference was well received but her attendance also brought controversy as many American conservatives expressed dismay Far right French politician Marion Maréchal-Le Pen addressed a leading conservative...Show More Summary