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.
11 April 2013 06:47 PM
The disgraced former French Budget Minister, Jérôme Cahuzac, has become a pariah forced to sleep some nights in his car, it has emerged.
Mali presents François Hollande with a new camel after the first one was eaten by the family caring for it
10 April 2013 07:10 PM
There was, finally, some good news for President François Hollande today.
10 April 2013 06:22 PM
Gangs of young pickpockets forced the closure of the Louvre museum in Paris today.
10 April 2013 06:20 PM
A “devastated” President François Hollande has announced a series of actions to clean up French public life in the wake of the Jérôme Cahuzac tax evasion scandal.
An Englishman's home is his chateau: Potential bargains for Brits as bottom falls out of French second home market
09 April 2013 06:30 PM
A second home in the country is a luxury the French can no longer afford - cue an invasion of British bargain hunters?
08 April 2013 04:38 PM
The former prime minister had a complex relationship with the European Union
07 April 2013 07:59 PM
If Cameron thinks he's got it bad, he should take a look across the channel, where Hollande's host of problems is proving just as tricky
04 April 2013 07:13 PM
Nikolai Vasenin has sent a message “from Russia with love” that dates back almost 70 years.
04 April 2013 07:10 PM
Campaign treasurer’s involvement in Cayman Islands firms adds to crisis
The downfall of Jérôme Cahuzac: Cosmetic surgeon. Budget minister. Tax campaigner. National disgrace. The ugly face of Socialist France
04 April 2013 12:00 AM
Jérôme Cahuzac took an unusual route into politics – and an explosive route out. John Lichfield on the man whose spectacular hypocrisy shocked a nation that thought it was used to political scandal
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