About our France news today
Latest France news today, with stories from around the major cities and regions of the country, including breaking French news of national and international interest.
France is the third-largest country in Europe, covering approximately 551,695 square kilometres, and has a population of around 67 million people. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic, with Paris serving as its capital and largest city.
Geographically, France is bordered by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Spain, and Andorra. The country also has several overseas territories located around the world, including regions in the Caribbean, South America, the Indian Ocean, and the Pacific Ocean.
Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the French economy, political landscape, and social issues, including the use of rare emergency measures by president Macron to push through pension reform and other bills. Explore breaking news on economic growth, controversial legislation, political debates, and the impact of ongoing protests and strikes across the country.