Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has had his request for asylum in France rejected according to President Francois Hollande's office.
Travel chaos continues on both sides of the Channel tunnel today as strikes at the port of Calais disrupt ferry services.
Two executives from the taxi company Uber have been brought in for questioning by French police over an app which allows drivers to pick up passengers in their personal cars.
The devastating attacks on civilian targets in France, Tunisia and Kuwait come just days after an ISIS spokesman urged his followers to carry out attacks during the holy month of Ramadan.
The attack on a factory near Lyon is not the first time France has experienced Islamist violence. It is just six months since the Charlie Hebdo and kosher supermarket killings in Paris.
France's interior minister names the man police believe carried out the brutal beheading of a man at a gas facility near Lyon this morning. What do we know about him?
Terrorists try to blow up a US-owned gas facility in France. A severed head covered in Arabic writing is found at the scene.
French riot police fire tear gas as taxi drivers in Paris protest against online rivals Uber. US singer Courtney Love takes to Twitter to express her outrage after her cab is "ambushed".
With hundreds of migrants being rescued daily from overloaded boats in the Mediterranean, the EU is struggling to agree on an adequate response to the new arrivals.