The Louvre is set to reopen in Paris on Saturday, just 24 hours after a soldier patrolling the museum shot a machete-wielding attacker.
French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday appointed incumbent Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve the new Prime Minister to replace Manuel Valls, as the latter has decided to quit the job, authorities said.
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve warned on Thursday against stigmatising Muslims, as a furore over the banning of burkinis grew with the emergence of pictures showing police surrounding a veiled woman on a beach
A fire apparently sparked by birthday cake candles tore through a bar in northern France early on Saturday, killing at least 13 people in the nation's deadliest blaze in a decade.
A fire has swept through a bar in northern France, killing at least 13 people and injuring six others
France paid its last respects Tuesday to Father Jacques Hamel, the 85-year-old priest murdered by jihadists last week, at an emotional funeral.
Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve ordered the investigation as the government faced fierce criticism from the opposition over security at Nice.
French police have made more than 1,000 football-related arrests since the start of Euro 2016 and 34 people have been ordered expelled, the interior minister said in an interview published Monday.
Cristiano Ronaldo's presence makes Portugal a more significant potential target for terror attacks during Euro 2016, according to coach Fernando Santos.
France said Wednesday it will deploy more than 60,000 police to provide security for Euro 2016 as it vowed to do "everything possible to avoid a terrorist attack" during the tournament that starts next month.
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve voiced support Friday for President Barack Obama's administration in its efforts to get Apple to unlock the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino attackers.
A jihadist plot was foiled last week in the French region of Orleans, southwest of Paris, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday, as the government prepared constitutional changes to enshrine emergency police powers.
A 29-year-old man was arrested in the Paris region on Tuesday as part of the vast investigation into the 13 November attacks on the city that left 130 dead, a judicial source said.
An attacker carrying an Islamist flag killed one person and injured several others Friday at a gas factory in eastern France, according to a legal source.
French interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday that the number of French nationals involved in jihadi groups has risen to 1,683 people, representing a 203 per cent increase compared to January 2014, Efe news agency reported.
Investigators combed through the pulverised wreckage of a German airliner on Wednesday and examined its badly damaged black box for clues as to what caused the mysterious crash that killed all 150 aboard.
A policewoman and a city employee were seriously hurt Thursday after a man opened fire with an automatic rifle outside Paris, police said, but no link has yet been established with Wednesday's deadly attack on a satirical magazine.