3.2 million people are working so hard that they risked mental or physical breakdown, study finds
The former French First Lady spoke to journalists during humanitarian visit to Mumbai
President François Hollande, the man who never married, is a bachelor again.
It is understood that she refused to put her name to the declaration
After three years of almost unbroken success, the National Front leader Marine Le Pen has begun to stumble in her drive to steam-clean and re-brand the French far right.
The magazine – which exposed the alleged affair – brought forward its normal Friday publication day by 24 hours to make "new revelations"
She is now resting at La Lanterne, the French equivalent of Chequers
French press reports President likely to choose actress Julie Gayet and ask First Lady to leave Elysee Palace
Closer magazine said the 41-year-old actress had first been introduced to Mr Hollande by his former partner Ségolène Royal
The actress is seeking 50,000 euros in damages for breach of privacy
Friends categorically deny that she took an overdose or attempted suicide, however. Further reports published in France today claim that Mr Hollande’s affair lasted for two years
The actress was expected to be appointed to a jury responsible for selecting state funded scholarships for the Villa Medic academy in Rome
But Ukip leader Nigel Farage says the suggestion of an alliance was a non-starter
President says he is ready to axe the ‘excesses and abuses’ of France’s social model
Images add insult to ignominy for the man who polls suggest is now the most unpopular French president in history
The French President staked his political credibility on a fall in the number of unemployed by the end of the year, but the figures are not going his way. What now for France’s increasingly unpopular leader, asks John Lichfield