Air France said yesterday it expected to operate 45% of its flights today

Air France pilots vote to extend strike

20 Sep Air France pilots have voted to extend their week-long strike over cost cuts and plans for its Transavia unit by a further four days until 26 September.

'Better Together' supporters celebrate the result of the referendum

Scotland votes against independence

19 Sep The Scottish people have voted against independence, with more than two million people choosing to retain the 307-year union with England.

The statement puts an end to months of speculation that Mr Sarkozy would return to the political scene

Sarkozy to return to French politics

19 Sep Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has announced that he is returning to politics, vowing to offer a "new political choice" to disenchanted French voters.