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The Tudors
Musée du Luxembourg
18 March > 19 July 2015

17 March - 19 July 2015
Musée d'Orsay

10 septembre 2015 au 07 février 2016

Picasso museum in Paris finally reopens

Cluny Musée national du Moyen Âge

Orientalism rediscovered

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The Louvre

Running counter to the received wisdom, André Le Nôtre in Perspectives exhibition 1613 – 2013 offers a surprising new image of the man, a close friend of the king, his art and his influence.

Le Meurice, Salvador Dali's Hotel in Paris

Up to 29 March  2016

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France condemns alleged cyber attacks targeting presidential candidate Macron

Suspected Russian cyberattacks on the French presidential campaign are "unacceptable", France's foreign minister said Sunday, adding it was clear that pro-Europe candidate Emmanuel Macron was being targeted.

Customers pack French café after accidental Michelin star

Waiters at a cheap and cheerful restaurant in central France have been worked off their feet since the eatery earned a coveted Michelin star... by mistake, the daily Le Parisien reported Friday.

French presidential hopeful Macron apologises for controversial comments on colonialism

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron attempted on Saturday to end the controversy triggered by his comments condemning France’s colonial past in Algeria.

French protests against police violence move to central Paris

Anti-racism groups and other protesters rallied in Paris on Saturday to support victims of police violence after a young black man was allegedly raped with a police baton earlier this month.

Why colonisation remains a political football in France

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron sparked uproar this week when he described French colonialism as a "crime against humanity". FRANCE 24 spoke to historian Pascal Blanchard about why it remains such a controversial subject in France.

After Fillon, France’s Le Pen faces her own ‘fake job’ scandal

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Friday vehemently denied having ever admitted to anti-fraud investigators that she misused EU funds to pay her bodyguard, saying she is the target of outright lies.

Calais ‘Jungle’ camp refugees attend French university

A group of 80 refugees from France’s “Jungle” camp in the northern port city of Calais have been selected to attend university as part of an initiative to help them earn a degree in preparation for life in their new host country.

Victim of alleged police rape leaves Paris hospital, thanks supporters

A young black man who claims he was raped by police with a baton in a Paris suburb has left hospital and thanked supporters in France and abroad for rallying around him.

French officials blast 'pizza advert' English phrase in Paris Olympic bid slogan

The decision to adopt an English slogan for Paris' bid to host the 2024 Olympics was likened on Thursday to a pizza promotion by the body charged with preserving the purity of the French language, and also resulted in a lawsuit.

French prosecutor will not drop inquiry into Fillon ‘fake job’ allegations

France’s financial prosecutor said on Thursday she would pursue an investigation into fake work allegations surrounding presidential candidate Francois Fillon, dealing a new blow to the ex-prime minister’s faltering election campaign.

French presidential hopeful Macron calls colonisation a ‘crime against humanity’

French independent presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron described colonisation as a “crime against humanity” during a visit to Algeria this week, sparking outrage back home among conservative and far-right parties.

Scandal-hit Fillon calls for 16-year-olds to be tried as adults in France

Conservative French presidential candidate François Fillon wants to prosecute 16- and 17-year-olds as adults, arguing it would prevent the kind of unrest that has rocked the low-income suburbs of Paris following an alleged police rape.

President Hollande demands ‘justice’ in alleged rape by French police case

French President François Hollande on Tuesday called for "justice" over the alleged rape of a black youth with a police baton, an incident that has sparked 10 nights of rioting and more than 200 arrests.

France presidential hopeful Macron restates Russia hack claims amid Kremlin denials

The Kremlin denied on Tuesday that it was behind media and internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers' group operating in Ukraine.

Star economist Piketty joins ticket of left-wing French presidential hopeful Hamon

French Socialist presidential candidate Benoît Hamon named star economist Thomas Piketty, author of the best-selling "Capital in the Twenty-First Century", to his team on Saturday.