LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One in five travelers is flying less as “flight shaming” propels travelers to shun air travel for the sake of the planet, according to a survey of 6,000 Western travelers.
Award-wining journalist Carrie Gracie, who left the BBC over pay discrimination, says she hopes her book with give both men and women the tools to challenge the gender pay gap
Challenging the stereotypical portrayal of Sicilians as mobsters, social enterprises are steering visitors toward mafia-free hotels, restaurants and shops
Between 400,000 and one million people a year die in developing countries from illnesses caused by uncollected rubbish dumped or burned near their homes
A gastronomic dinner at a master chef's home in Paris
PARIS — France’s world-famous butchers are sharpening their knives — but the target this time isn’t lamb chops and pork loins but a brigade of growing and increasingly confrontational vegetarians.
In June, the French Federation of Butchers sought the help of the government against the rising number of attacks from what it called “militant” vegan activists, who have been targeting shops with anti-meat graffiti, fake blood and protest stickers.
PARIS – The glamorous image of cool Parisians lighting up Gauloises while lingering at an outdoor cafe may soon go up in smoke. The French government is stubbing out the country’s love affair with tobacco.
"In France, tobacco kills 200 people every day,” Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said in May. “We need to continue this fight against one of the biggest scourges of public health.”
In recent years, France has moved to feature gruesome photos of diseased lungs on cigarette packs, among other det...
Most French people don't take home leftovers, but a proposed law could change what they do with uneaten food.
France's Normandy region is famous for the D-Day landings and Camembert cheese, but now it longs for another kind of invasion: British entrepreneurs escaping Brexit.
In the land of haute pâtisserie, doughnuts are supplanting traditional French pastries. The iconic American confections have become a favorite sweet treat.
That’s according to LeanIn.org's new study. Time
PARIS — In France, #MeToo is giving way to #JoieDeVivre.
While Me Too has certainly had an effect in France, particularly among young people, many say the movement is veering too far toward American puritanism that could threaten the French way of life and its cultural leanings toward sexual freedom.
France is still a country that clings to its deeply rooted ideas about men and women. And there is a central place of seductiveness in French cult...
Bastille Day in Nice, France: Anguish more than cel...
Emmanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen in runoff for French...