In France, you can be fined for both covering your face (with a burqa) and not covering your face (protecting against the spread of coronavirus).
The number of migrants attempting to cross to England from northern France has spiralled during the summer.
Sylvain, 35, a schoolteacher in Essonne, south of Paris, has spent nearly €60,000 having his body covered in tattoos.
The total number of deaths also rose by 26 in the same 24-hour period, bringing France's death toll from coronavirus to 31,274 since March.
In one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the race's history, Tadej Pogačar edged out the favourite, fellow Slovenian Primož Roglič.
This is the first time the number of people who have been confirmed to have the virus exceeded 10,000 in 24 hours.
In Paris, where police used tear gas after some protesters left an authorised route, a car and rubbish bins were also set on fire.
The UK climate assembly has just delivered its report on how to reach net-zero by 2050.
Cases are rising in France but the government has yet to severely limit movement or gatherings in the country.
The national health agency revealed on Thursday afternoon that 9,843 new COVID-19 infections had been confirmed over the previous 24 hours — the highest one-day tally the country has recorded since the beginning of the outbreak.
The crypt is the first site situated close to the cathedral to reopen since the fire of April 2019 destroyed the spire and much of Notre-Dame's roof.
Castex spent Saturday with Christian Prudhomme, the director of the Tour de France who has since tested positive for COVID-19. He will self-isolate for 7 days.
Police don't know whether the attacks are linked to cult practices or part of a macabre social media challenge.
Serena Williams and Maria Sakkari are unhappy that fans can attend but that players are being kept 'in a bubble'.
France's high court said that face masks can be made mandatory in zones with high risk of COVID-19 contamination after lower courts ruled the mandates should be limited.
Two journalists at Charlie Hebdo reported their Instagram accounts had been disabled after they shared the magazine’s front page which carries depictions of the prophet Muhammad.
Friday saw an all-time high in the number of daily reported cases in France, with a total of 8,975.
Facebook has blocked the live broadcast of a chronically ill man, who intended to livestream his death on the platform.
Dozens of people protested outside a migrant detention centre in the French city of Marseille on Saturday, insisting those inside were at risk of catching COVID-19
Police suspect the attacks could be part of 'ritual' because the animals are slashed and often their ear and genitals are removed
Authorities in three French departments were ordered by judges to revise local orders that made face masks compulsory.
Spain's COVID-19 14-day incidence rate stands at 221 cases per 100,000 inhabitants, according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Across the 31 countries it monitors, the rate currently stands at 34.5.
Just eight trials have been filmed in France before this week's landmark Charlie Hebdo terrorism hearing. Here's why the event will be videotaped.
French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has reprinted caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad that were cited by Islamic extremists as a reason for the murderous attack on the magazine’s office in 2015.
France will reopen one of the darkest chapters in its modern history as dozens go on trial for the terror attacks on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket.
French state rail company SNCF has offered its “sincerest apologies” to passengers who were stuck on its train overnight due to a “chain of incidents”.