The country's treatment of the US student shows its growing unpredictability.
Fillon's campaign is sinking and French Republicans are turning to Juppé. But he's not exactly the ideal candidate, either.
What will a president with such a fondness for kooky theories say or do next time there's a terrorist attack? Or a public health crisis?
What is the fake jobs scandal that has François Fillon, the centre-right French presidential candidate, on the slide?
Placed under formal investigation, the Conservative candidate has chosen to stay in the race - despite having promised not to do so.
Why smog is causing social unrest.
The crucial variable is not British power but the weakness of Europe.
The other 27 governments in the EU may struggle to maintain a common line once the phoney war ends.
How a new African-American history museum reveals the changing face of the US capital.
Why, if the fate of the fictional Offred is so horrifying, is the fate of real-life women in surrogacy hostels causing so little outrage?
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May