RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

France

A collection of news and information related to France published by this site and its partners.

Top France Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • Renzi loyalist in pole position for EU foreign policy job

    ROME (Reuters) - Federica Mogherini is the front runner to be nominated on Wednesday as the European Union's new foreign policy chief for five years, even though the 41-year-old has only been Italy's foreign minister since February.     Prime Minister...
  • North and South American Pix Among Locarno Fest Mix

    ROME -- The 67th Locarno Film Festival has unveiled a promising lineup, which sees particularly strong presences from both North and South America, more established auteurs competing alongside lots of newcomers, and a distinct diversity of genres and...
  • Bordeaux travel: Airfare, hotels, restaurants

    Bordeaux travel: Airfare, hotels, restaurants
    If you go THE BEST WAY TO BORDEAUX, FRANCE From LAX, Delta, Air France and American offer connecting service to Bordeaux. Restricted round-trip fares range from $1,374 to $1,901, including fees and taxes. TELEPHONES To call the numbers below...
  • Alberto Contador drops out of the Tour de France

    Two-time champion Alberto Contador has dropped out of the Tour de France on Monday after crashing during Stage 10 in the Vosges mountains. The 31-year-old Spaniard with Tinkoff-Saxo Bank becomes the second big favorite to drop out this year after...
  • Ukraine says Russian army officers fighting alongside rebels

    Ukraine says Russian army officers fighting alongside rebels
    KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine accused Russian army officers on Monday of fighting alongside separatists in the east of the country and said Moscow was once more building up its troops on the joint border. A missile that downed a Ukrainian transport plane...
  • GE expects to meet $30 billion air show target early

    FARNBOROUGH England (Reuters) - GE Aviation Chief Executive David Joyce said the engine manufacturer expected to achieve its Farnborough Airshow target of $30 billion of orders and commitments by the end of Tuesday. "The show's going very well," Joyce...
  • UCI boss Cookson comes under fire amid more wrangling

    BESANCON France (Reuters) - Less than a year after taking over from Pat McQuaid in farcical circumstances, International Cycling Union (UCI) president Brian Cookson is facing a barrage of criticism over his handling of the governing body. Members of...
  • EU's Juncker wins approval with 'grand coalition' program

    STRASBOURG France (Reuters) - Jean-Claude Juncker won a wide endorsement from the European Parliament on Tuesday to be the next head of the executive European Commission after setting out a "grand coalition" investment programme to help revive Europe's...
  • TV Guide Network Sets International Distribution Pact with Banijay

    TV Guide Network has struck a deal with France's Banijay to handle international distribution of the cabler's original series and other programming. Deal comes as TVGN mounts a big push with unscripted originals such as "Rock This Boat: New Kids on the...
  • RC Lens promotion in jeopardy after suspension upheld

    PARIS (Reuters) - RC Lens's promotion to Ligue 1 was still in jeopardy on Tuesday after an appeal commission upheld a ruling that has banned them from joining the French top-flight on financial grounds. The French Football Federation's appeals body...
  • Understanding French culture

    Understanding French culture
    I love France -- it is one of Europe's most diverse, tasty, and exciting countries. It brims with the good life and a special appreciation for culture, music, art, food, and wine. But Americans can feel pretty dowdy when confronted with the casual...