A roadside cafe in France was inundated with customers after it was confused with an upscale restaurant and accidentally awarded a Michelin star!
A French drug dealer heard police approaching, so he threw bags of cannabis off his balcony, but they landed straight into the hands of police below.
Judges in France have rejected attempts by 2 sets of parents to name their child Nutella and Strawberry, respectively.
On 30 June 2015, an extra second (a ‘Leap Second’) will be added to clocks to compensate for the Earth’s slowing rotation, and align it with ‘atomic time’.
The Vatican faced embarrassment yesterday after 9 lb of cocaine was found in a car bearing plates associated with the Holy See after it was stopped in France.
• Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been released from custody stemming from an investigation into allegations made against him that he sought insider information from a judge about an inquiry into illegal campaign funding received in 2007 .
• The crime of ‘influence-peddling’ can be punishable by up to 10 years’ prison.