A judicial source says Fillon’s legal issues have deepened, with prosecutors expanding a probe into allegations of fraud and forgery against the presidential candidate.
US tech giant Google has released a set of tools it says are designed to protect elections globally.
The French interior minister steps down amid an investigation into the parliamentary jobs he gave his daughters.
Centrist Emmanuel Macron remains in the lead after the first televised French presidential debate.
Blood tests show drugs and alcohol in blood of man who attacked soldiers at Orly Airport in Paris.
French police use teargas to disperses an anti-police brutality demonstration in Paris.
Flight schedules are back to normal at Orly Airport one day after a man was shot and killed while attempting to stage a shooting attack.
French Finance Minister Michel Sapin says he regretted that a meeting of world financial leaders on Saturday had failed to reach satisfactory conclusions on climate change and trade.
A BVA poll shows Hamon fell 1 percentage point in a week to 12.5 percent, coming fourth in the first round behind far-right leader Marine Le Pen.
The male individual grabbed a soldier’s gun at at the French capital’s Orly Airport and hid in a shop before he could harm anyone.
The incident took place on Thursday when an intruder burst into the Tocqueville high school and opened fire.
An employee of the IMF is injured after opening a letter bomb sent to the Paris office of the organization.
France’s National Front party suspends an official over comments he made on the Holocaust.
Criminal investigation into Fillon formally begins as judges file charges against him.
A new poll showed that candidate Emmanuel Macron would defeat far-right contender Marine Le Pen in the first round of the French presidential election next month.
A majority of French people perceive presidential candidate Marine Le Pen as a danger to democracy, shows a recent poll.
French President Francois Hollande calls Marine Le Pen a 'threat' and vows to 'do everything' in his power to prevent her victory.
Scandal-hit French presidential candidate Francois Fillon says “no one” can stop him from taking part in the elections.
A new poll says France’s Juppe has a better chance of reaching the presidential election run-off than Fillon.
Embattled French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon comes under growing pressure to quit.
French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen says she will hold a referendum on France’s potential exit from the European Union if elected.
The mayor of the French city on Thursday banned local aid groups from providing food to the refugees gathering at the site of a former camp.
A majority of parliamentarian voted on Thursday in favor of removing Le Pen's immunity after a request from the French judiciary.
France's center-right UDI party says it has suspended supporting the campaign of presidential candidate Francois Fillon.
A police sniper shoots two people by accident during a ceremony attended by French President Francois Hollande.
The father of France’s far-right presidential candidate has been fined for inciting hatred against the Roma community.
Le Pen attacks her rivals' policies and accuses the French media of backing her opponents.
Over 150 lawmakers sign a petition to urge the French government’s recognition of the state of Palestine.
French President Francois Hollande reminds US President Donald Trump that allies should not make comments against each other in front of the press.
Riot police used tear gas against students and their backers who tried to block the entrances to a dozen schools in the capital on Thursday.
France’s Marine Le Pen walks away from a meeting with Lebanon’s Grand Mufti after refusing to wear a headscarf.
The raid is part of a probe into allegations that the leader of France’s far-right Front National Party misused of EU funds to pay her staff.
Police forces used batons and tear gas to scatter crowds of angry protesters in Paris on Saturday.
French Foreign Minister Ayrault denounces as “unacceptable” alleged Russian cyberattacks targeting the presidential campaign in France.
French police arrest eight people demonstrating against police brutality in the northern city of Rouen.
Anti-riot forces use tear gas against protesters in the Paris suburb of Bobigny.
French police are forcibly taking homeless refugees’ blankets to make them move out of Paris in below-zero temperatures.
Riots continue on the suburbs of the French capital for a fourth night over a police assault on and abuse of a black man.
Paris plans to construct a bullet-proof glass wall measuring 2.5 meters high around the Eiffel Tower amid terror threats.
Another 26 people are arrested in Paris suburb as unrest continues over alleged mistreatment of a black man by police.
An explosion takes place at a nuclear facility in northwestern France, with no risk of radiation.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will face trial over allegations of illegally funding his 2012 election campaign.
The clashes occurred early Tuesday after crowds of people took to the streets of impoverished Aulnay-sous-Bois neighborhood in the Seine-Saint-Denis suburb to protest.
France’s right-wing candidate Francois Fillon refuses to quit presidential race, but admits “error” in hiring family members.
French far-right party leader Marine Le Pen says she is the only presidential candidate that can protect France from “Islamic fundamentalism”, globalization and the EU.
The Egyptian Interior Ministry says the assailant in a recent terrorist attack near the Louvre Museum in Paris is an Egyptian-born.
The incident happened on Friday as a knife-wielding man tried to enter the museum’s underground shop.
French investigators widen a probe into allegations that presidential candidate Francois Fillon paid large sums of money to his family members.
The French far-right politician and presidential hopeful is accused by the European Parliament of having misused funds.
Former Education Minister Benoit Hamon beats ex-Prime Minister Manuel Valls in socialist party presidential candidate run-off.
Politicians Benoit Hamon and Manuel Valls compete in the second round of the Socialist Party’s primaries to determine its candidate in the 2017 presidential polls.
Protesters march Paris, demanding an end to police violence.
French President Francois Hollande tells US President Donald Trump to respect Iran’s historic nuclear deal.
France has urged European Union leaders to stand united against Donald Trump's anti-EU stance.
The French foreign minister will reaffirm Europe’s commitment to Iran’s nuclear deal amid Trump’s threats to abrogate the agreement.
French President Francois Hollande underlines the need for dialogue with his US counterpart, Donald Trump.
Francois Fillon, the former French prime minister, says the new alliance must aim to protect the continent and fight Takfirism.
France's former education minister and former prime minister are in the lead in the first round of voting to get the Socialist Party’s nomination for president.
Tens of thousands protest against abortion and potential restrictions on pro-life activities in Paris.
Politicians are contesting in the first round of voting to win the Socialist Party’s nomination for the 2017 presidential race.
The conference is due to be held on January 15.
The court specifically insisted that the need to take part in swimming lessons at school especially applied to non-native pupils.
French presidential candidate Le Pen stresses the need for France to leave the EU to recover sovereignty.
According to the French Interior Ministry, as many as 945 cars were destroyed or affected in the arson rampage, which amounted to a 17 percent rise compared to last year.
French President Francois Hollande says he will travel to Iraq on Monday to honor troops taking part in a US-led military coalition against Daesh.
French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says French troopers stationed in Chad should “prepare for a long war” against regional militants.
France and Mali begin search operations for an abducted French aid worker.
France is set to deploy nearly 100,000 soldiers and police officers to ensure security during end-of-year celebrations.
The Paris court censured Lagarde for failing to contest the “colossal” payment.
Under the contract, French industrial group DNCS will open a branch in Australia’s Adelaide to build 12 Shortfin Barracuda stealth submarines.
A judge charged the three with helping to arm a militant who rammed a truck into a crowd in Nice on July 14.
Former French Prime Minister and presidential candidate Francois Fillon says the Western policy towards Syria has failed.
The lower house of the French parliament voted on Wednesday to extend a nation-wide state of emergency for another six months.
The Eiffel Tower is "in an obvious state of disrepair," says a workers' union spokesman.
Lagarde could receive a maximum one-year prison sentence and a 15,000-euro fine if found guilty.
A judicial source said on Monday that the suspects being questioned included several people from eastern Europe.
Initially imposed in November last year, the state of emergency has already been extended four times in France.
Far-right leader Le Pen says refugee children could be banned from public school places as part of measures to restrict state services.
President Francois Hollande's office has announced that Bernard Cazeneuve will replace Manual Valls as France's prime minister.
France's President Francois Hollande says he will not seek a second term in office.
Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon wins center-right presidential primaries after opponent concedes defeat.
Polls show that Francois Fillon, a former prime minister, is the likely winner of the French center-right party’s nomination for the 2017 presidential election.
The French interior minister says 43 people have been detained in November alone as part of anti-terror raids in Strasbourg and Marseilles.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has conceded defeat in the first round of the country’s right-wing presidential primary.
Local officials in Brittany say the fire brigade has been called more than 600 times.
Seven candidates are competing on Sunday to represent the Republican Party in next year’s presidential election.
The French PM warns of chances for far-right Marine Le Pen to win next year's presidential election.
US President-elect Donald Trump will not scrap Iran’s nuclear agreement, says French President Francois Hollande.
The Israeli settlements are illegal with respect to international law, the French Foreign Ministry says.
Ceremonies on Sunday gathered scores of people, including the families of victims, at seven sites targeted by the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group.
French authorities opened the 400-bed shelter for refugees in northern Paris on Thursday.