French police officers patrol the outdoor Christmas market on the  Avenue des Champs-Elysees in Paris as part of the state-of-emergency  security measures in the city. Photograph: EPA

Irish schools have been advised by the Department of Foreign Affairs to cancel any trips planned to France this weekend in the aftermath of last Frida(...)

A parent threatened to sue after a music teacher referred to her capricious son as “Louis XIV” Original Artwork: Engraving by Gustave Levy, from a painting by Philippe de Champagne. Photograph by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Nearly half of French primary school principals have been victims of verbal or physical (...)