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Shock, horror and the comfort of strangers in Nice

Hours after unspeakable horror was visited on families who had gathered to watch the Bastille Day fireworks on the Nice seafront, the dead still lay scattered across the Promenade des Anglais.

Over 70 killed as truck rams into crowd in Nice, driver shot dead

Over 70 killed as truck rams into crowd in Nice, driver shot dead

The incident comes as France remains badly shaken by November 2015 attacks which killed 130 people at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris and nightspots across the city.

16 killed in France storm, flooding

At least 16 people were killed and three remain unaccounted for after a violent storm and subsequent floods hit the French Riviera, President Francois Hollande said on Sunday.

Sixteen feared dead as heavy flooding hits French Riviera

Violent storms and flooding struck the glitzy French Riviera on Sunday, killing 10 people and leaving six missing, according to an official toll.

French family leave child, 3, at motorway rest stop in holiday rush

A family on their way to the French Riviera for their holidays left their three-year-old daughter in a motorway layby Sunday and drove more than 150 kilometres (90 miles) before realising they had "forgotten" her, police said.

Falguni & Shane Peacock to bring French Riviera alive on ramp

Falguni & Shane Peacock to bring French Riviera alive on ramp

 Taking a cue from their recent holiday in France, designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock have based their upcoming bridal line around the theme of French romance and luxury.

Saudi King Salman leaves French Riviera resort after controversy over beach closure

Saudi King Salman leaves French Riviera resort after controversy over beach closure

Saudi King Salman's planned three-week luxury trip to France was curtailed to an 8-day stay after over 150,000 beachgoers signed a petition lodging protest over the closure of the beach at French Riviera.

French Riviera beach in lockdown as Saudi king comes to town

French Riviera beach in lockdown as Saudi king comes to town

 The Mirandole beach on the French Riviera, which is usually packed with holidaymakers and sunbathers, is eerily quiet as the stretch of sand has been locked down for the lavish visit of Saudi Arabia`s King Salman that has riled some locals.

French beach closed off for Saudi King Salman

French authorities on Saturday closed off the beach in front of the Riviera villa of Saudi King Salman, a move that has incensed many locals as the seaside is normally open to the public.

French woman accused of seducing, poisoning elderly men

 A French woman was charged and remanded in custody on Monday accused of seducing and killing an elderly man and poisoning three others on the French Riviera.

Check out: Akshay Kumar's tightrope act at the French Riviera!

Check out: Akshay Kumar's tightrope act at the French Riviera!

Bollywood's most loved action star, Akshay Kumar is currently on a vacation with his family. The 'khiladi' Kumar is enjoying his personal time with wifey Twinkle, son Aarav and daughter Nitara in Europe.

Riviera gets raunchy as `Love` comes to Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival got its first taste of full-blown controversy on Thursday after a late-night session with director Gaspar Noe`s hyper-sexual 3D tale, ‘Love’.

Davide Cimolai takes stage, Kwiatkowski retains Paris-Nice lead

Davide Cimolai takes stage, Kwiatkowski retains Paris-Nice lead

Davide Cimolai of Italy won the fifth stage of the Paris-Nice, the so-called "Race to the Sun", on Friday, leaving Frenchman Bryan Coquard in his wake in a sprint finish.

Puducherry

Also known as the French Riviera of the East, the Union Territory of Puducherry was granted the status of a Union Territory in 1963.

Two dead, hundreds evacuated in flood-hit French Riviera

River levels were receding early on Monday in southeastern France after "historic" floods left two people dead and more than 150 were airlifted to safety.

Rihanna goes nude in Monaco

Known for her cool and funky clothing style, singer Rihanna took it to the next level by appearing nude.

After Cannes 2013, Ali Zafar to head to Monaco

After attending the special film screenings at the Cannes festival and exploring the exotic French Riviera, actor-singer Ali Zafar plans to fly to Monaco with his friends to celebrate his 33rd birthday.

Anti-capitalist G20 protesters take to French Riviera

Thousands of anti-capitalists are to march through the streets of the French city of Nice Tuesday to protest corporate greed ahead of the G20 summit in nearby Cannes, echoing protests worldwide.