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REVEALED: A fifth of French men don't change their underwear every day From hand-washing to changing underwear - a new survey has revealed some rather disturbing things about the population of France.
Trump's US wine tariffs 'threaten 100,000 jobs in French countryside' French wine producers say the dramatic fall in exports to the US following the introduction of steep tariffs threaten up to 100,000 jobs in France.
Battle for Paris: three women in the lead France's local elections will take place on March 15th and 22nd. In the battle for Paris' city hall, 10 candidates are jostling for a place in the race. The run-up to the election was marked by the exit of the ruling party's candidate, who stepped down when an intimate video Read More
WHO:12 facts to know to avoid coronavirus misinformation contagion As the new coronavirus spreads globally, the online battle to keep misinformation about the disease is also stepping up with organizations like the World Health Organization (WHO) updating its information pages on the virus as more about the deisease becomes known.

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Prints of Provence, fabrics on a marketstall

Prints of Provence: “Les Indiennes” colourful fabrics

in History and Traditions by Margo Lestz
How could a fabric that originated in India, was copied by Armenians and outlawed in France, become a symbol of Provence? The kaleidoscope of cotton fabrics that punctuate the Provençal markets today just seem to shout “southern France”. They are decorated with cicadas, olives and flowers in colours that reflect the local…
Mimosa ladies in a group

Mimosa Matters fundraising: past, present and future

in Community by Karen Hockney
Five years ago, Mimosa Matters started life as a conversation over coffee among a group of female expats who had all been touched by cancer and were keen to make a difference to the community they live in. Today, this association has raised almost a quarter of a million euros through a variety of innovative and fun events,…