The region around Calais in northern France was once famous for its coal mines, textiles and car industry. But today most companies are gone - leaving behind a workforce that's no longer needed. We visited the town of Lens.
On 21 June 1998, German hooligans went on the rampage through Lens in northern France, leaving local policeman Daniel Nivel in a coma. Two decades later, Nivel is still living with his disabilities.
The dawn operation was the 35th camp clearance undertaken in the French capital over the past three years. Those living at the "Millenaire" camp in the northeast the city are being moved to temporary accomodation.
As DW interviews the young and charismatic politician who won the French presidential elections in 2017, here's a look at some of Emmanuel Macron's views on cultural policy.
French champions PSG are set to face third-division side Les Herbiers in the French Cup final as they look to complete a domestic treble. For star striker Kylian Mbappe, a reunion with a childhood teammate awaits.
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