John Lichfield has been The Independent's man in Paris since 1997, covering French news. Before that, he was the paper's Foreign Editor and he has also worked in Brussels and Washington.
19 September 2014 06:23 PM
Two Rafale fighter-bombers, accompanied by two support aircraft, attacked an Isis ammunition depot near Mosul
19 September 2014 03:39 PM
Former president will announce his return this weekend
18 September 2014 08:03 PM
François Hollande insists he will plough on to the end of his presidential term, despite his abysmal levels of popularity.
16 September 2014 05:27 PM
‘Television of the future’ up against one of the world’s most heavily regulated media markets
15 September 2014 07:01 PM
Twenty-six nations, including Russia, China and 10 Arab states, pledged yesterday to fight the terrorist group Isis “by any means necessary”.
15 September 2014 12:14 AM
Iran has not been invited and has dismissed the Paris meeting as a 'show conference'
14 September 2014 12:00 AM
In Burgundy, John Lichfield watches the first truly medieval castle in 500 years take shape
10 September 2014 05:47 PM
Thomas Thévenoud has leapt from near obscurity
08 September 2014 06:05 PM
Two new false rumours about Ms Vallaud-Belkacem are being pedalled this week by right-wing websites and on Facebook and Twitter
08 September 2014 05:54 PM
Former Société Générale trader has served five months of this three-year jail term, and has been fitted with an electronic tag
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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