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France’s Alexandre Geniez (L) wins the 12th stage of Vuelta a España. Photograph: Inpho

Nicolas Roche slipped three places to 34th overall in the Vuelta a España on Thursday, losing time to a large breakaway which stayed clear until the e(...)

François Fillon: heading for a landslide victory. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

The former president of France, Nicolas Sarkozy admitted defeat in the Les Républicains primary on Sunday, saying “I did not manage to convince a majo(...)

Migrants wait for evacuation in Calais on Monday. “They are apprehensive and don’t know what lies ahead,” says Irish volunteer Caoimhe Butterly. Photograph: EPA/Thibault Vandermersch

The mood in the French migrant camp known as the Calais “Jungle” was one of “resignation and apprehension” on Monday as authorities began clearing the(...)

The Montorgueil District in Paris has quality food markets and sunny terraces to sit and relax.

There’s a lot going on besides football these days in Paris, Bordeaux and Lille. From Bordeaux’s glammed-up image and futuristic new wine museum to t(...)

Darroze (48), is the reigning “World’s Best Woman Chef”, having picked up her trophy from British magazine Restaurant at its “World’s 50 Best Restaurants” ceremony

The world’s best female chef receives me in the tiny, cupboard-like office from which she surveys the kitchen of “Hélène Darroze,” the Paris restaura(...)

Ireland, Dublin 6: €800,000, Savills

Savills is seeking €800,000 for a three-bed 150sq m (1,615sq ft) house at 2 Chester Gardens, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. We find similarly-priced properties a(...)

The blackface sheep of Achill Island are built to cling to one of the windiest edges of the edge of Europe. In hippy Afghan-length fleeces they set th(...)