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Customers outside an Ikea store   in Saint-Herblain, outside Nantes. Photograph:  Loic Venance/AFP via Getty Images

Ikea France has been ordered to pay a €1 million fine for spying on its employees. The French subsidiary of the Swedish low-cost furniture manufacture(...)

French president Emmanuel Macron: Polls indicate he  would win 54 per cent of the vote in a presidential run-off, against 46 per cent for Marine Le Pen. Photograph: Ludovic Marin/AFP

One year before the French presidential election, the most plausible scenario is that President Emmanuel Macron will win re-election after defeating t(...)

Ireland and several other European countries have introduced legislation requiring proof of a recent PCR test showing a negative result for Covid-19 before allowing passengers into the country. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Irish criminals are allegedly involved in the forging of negative Covid-19 tests to allow people travel within Europe, Europol has warned. The Europ(...)

 Some 2,500 party-goers attended an illegal New Year rave in northwestern France. Photograph: Jean-Francois Monier/AFP/Getty

French police on Saturday shut down an illegal rave party in northwestern France that had been underway since New Year’s Eve in defiance of a curfew a(...)

 Police officers evacuate migrants from a makeshift camp on Place de la République in Paris on Monday night. Photograph: Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

French police have come under severe criticism for the violent dismantling of a makeshift migrant camp on the symbolic Place de la République, less th(...)

 French members of the elite tactical police unit RAID enter to search the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Nice as forensics officers wait after a knife attack in Nice on Thursday.   Photograph:  Valery Hache/AFP/Getty

The man who killed three people in a knife attack in a church in Nice on France’s Cote D’Azur on Thursday has been named as Brahim Aouissaoui, a 21-ye(...)

Under new measures, those found engaging in non-essential travel more than 5km from home or refusing to wear a face mask in designated areas will likely face fines of up to €500. Gardaí will also have the power to issue €1,000 fines to organisers of house parties. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Another month, another new set of Covid-19 laws. Starting in March 2020 when the Health Act 2020 was introduced, the Irish public has been subject to(...)

French President Emmanuel Macron, flanked by French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin, speaks in front of a high school in Conflans Sainte-Honorine, northwest of Paris, after a history teacher was beheaded. Photograph: Abdulmonam Eassa/AP.

French president Emmanuel Macron has described the beheading of a teacher in Paris as an “Islamist terror attack”. A French teacher of history and ge(...)

Meabh Quoirin with Nóra. The 15-year-old, who had learning difficulties, had been on a family holiday at the Dusun resort when she went missing. Photograph: Family Handout

Moments after discovering that her daughter, Nóra, had disappeared from a holiday chalet in the Malaysian jungle, Meabh Quoirin was sure that she had (...)

The remains of the burnt organ after falling from the first floor during a fire inside the Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul cathedral in Nantes, western France. Photograph: Fanny Andre/AFP/Getty

French police cleared a 39-year-old Rwandan refugee of all suspicion on Sunday and released him after questioning the man about a fire at the 15th-cen(...)

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