Austrians win closely contested Fireworks Competition

The International Competition of Fireworks reached its climax on Saturday, August 12, with a display from Australia, but it was the Austrians who won...

Monaco keen to hang on to Falcao

Monaco striker Radamel Falcao has slipped from the grasp of AC Milan after a €30 million bid was rejected, according to a number of...

Pickpocket band out of action

Six young women of Bosnian origin have been arrested at an apartment in Carros and placed in pre-trial detention following a lengthy crime spree...

More Brits want to be French

The number of British citizens who have requested French nationality rocketed by 254 percent last year in the wake of the Brexit vote, according...

Lawyer gets off lightly in drink-driving case

A French lawyer who stalled his car in the middle of the road at Port Hercules while over the drink-drive limit has been fined...

Traffic disrupted by fire report and broken-down car

Monaco firefighters were called out early on Wednesday evening after reports of a burning smell at the Hotel Métropole. Traffic on avenue des Spelugues was...

French court rules ‘no parking’ for owners

One of the highest courts in France, the Court of Cassation, has ruled that it is forbidden to park in front of your own...

Strong wind warning next few days, caution in the water

The prefecture of the neighbouring Alpes-Maritimes has warned of very strong winds along the coast on Thursday and Friday, August 10 and 11. The prefecture...