Michel Platini and his lawyer William Bourdon answer reporters outside the French police anti-corruption and financial crimes office in Nanterre. Photograph: AP

The former Uefa president, Michel Platini, was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 Wor(...)

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy  leaves his house in Paris on Wednesday. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was on Wednesday night mis en examen or formally placed under investigation on charges of “passive corruption,(...)

French TV journalist Edouard Perrin, who was the first to report on the leaked PwC documents in the Luxleaks controversy, was acquitted of all charges.

Two former PricewaterhouseCoopers employees in Luxembourg have been given suspended sentences and fines by a court there for their role in leaking the(...)