# france - Today’s News
Drug heists and busts with plotlines straight out of the movies.
# france - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
This piece uses GIFs and videos to examine Les Bleus’ attacking ‘structure’ as well as their danger on the counter.
Philip Doyle’s side are hoping to deny the home team a Grand Slam in Pau.
The Sean O’Brien-captained Irish are targeting their third win of the championship.
Ireland’s record try-scorer has one last chance to add to his list in Paris on Saturday.
Logic seems to suggest that Ireland can’t lose, history begs to differ.
Les Bleus’ head coach is coming under increasing scrutiny as his side continues to stumble forward.
# france - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
They say you never know which France will turn up. Well, whoever shows up to play Ireland in Paris they’re usually good enough to win.
The 33-year-old tighthead prop took exception to being quizzed about the problems of the French scrum.
We’ve cracked out the GIFs and videos to examine the defensive strengths and weaknesses of Philippe Saint-André’s men.
# france - Monday 10 March, 2014
Philippe Saint-André’s men are one place above Joe Schmidt’s on the official list.
The Ireland out-half says he and his teammates will remain performance-focused despite what’s on the line.
Racing Métro hooker Dimitri Swarzewski is also back in Philippe Saint-André’s squad.
# france - Sunday 9 March, 2014
After first away win since 2012, Saint-Andre confident home advantage will prove telling against Ireland
Scott Johnson, meanwhile, can’t quite understand how Scotland were denied a big scalp against France.
Eoin Reddan says any ideas that Ireland travel to Paris as favourites are wide of the mark.
# france - Saturday 8 March, 2014
The new measures will ‘noticeably affect relations between the international community and Russia’.
# france - Thursday 6 March, 2014
Gaël Fickou has been left on the bench, despite the absence of Wesley Fofana in the centre.
# france - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The French scrum-half’s suspension means he’ll miss the clash with Scotland in round four of the Six Nations.
# france - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
The deal struck between the government and opposition in Ukraine is a win for the EU … but Russia is not out of the fight, David Moloney.
The Clermont number nine attended a disciplinary hearing in Paris this morning.
# france - Monday 24 February, 2014
Meanwhile, Clermont’s Morgan Parra has been added to Philippe Saint-André’s squad.
# france - Friday 21 February, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Alan Shatter, tragic workplace accidents and angry Ryanair customers.
The Government has also agreed to constitutional changes and a national unity administration. Word is awaited from opposition leaders…
# france - Thursday 20 February, 2014
You could say they laid bare their concerns.
# france - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
George North starts in the centre for the Welsh, as Saint-André make three switches to the French bench selection.
# france - Monday 17 February, 2014
The crash that left the Formula One legend in a coma was not due to faulty material or safety breaches by the ski resort, French prosecutors have said.
# france - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The campaign race for Paris city hall has the city abuzz as – for the first time in the 2,000 year history of the capital – a female will be mayor, writes Natalie Tennyson.
# france - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
The Racing Métro out-half has had to cope with off the pitch demands as the Parisian club has struggled for form.
# france - Monday 10 February, 2014
The French were 20-point winners in Paris on Sunday afternoon.
# france - Friday 7 February, 2014
They will be meeting with experts from the OECD on what the Taoiseach’s department has described as “working visit”.
# france - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Closer magazine published a photograph of Julie Gayet driving her car, which is considered a private place under French law.
The Ireland out-half takes us behind the scenes to explain their preparation for the clash with Wales.
# france - Monday 3 February, 2014
The kitten, Oscar, suffered a broken foot and a stomach injury during the incident, which was filmed and uploaded to Facebook.
These incidents didn’t always make a big impact on the game, but they did look kinda cool.
Ireland lead the way after the first round of action, while Scotland prop up the table.
# france - Saturday 1 February, 2014
Toulouse’s rising star left an indelible mark on the Six Nations classic at the Stade de France.
Philippe Saint-Andre’s side enjoyed a brilliant start and finished the game in a similar manner.
# france - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
The Sarries man will be swan diving at home this weekend.
Some disruption at a number of European airports could be on the way for airline passengers.
France host England on Saturday, but they’ve got some out-half worries ahead of the game.