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News

Languedoc

Snow on its way to the Languedoc?

After our tragically poor forecast last weekend (see here), we're tempting fate with the news that snow isn't yet on the way to the Languedoc this time, except perhaps in the highest parts of the Hauts Caroux and the Espinouse... According to Météo-France,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 28

Languedoc

Court allows gay French-Moroccan…

France’s highest court ruled on Wednesday that a gay French-Moroccan couple…

France 24, Jan 28

France

Prayer rug artwork pulled due…

An art installation showing high heels on Islamic prayer rugs was pulled from an…

The Local, Jan 28

France

Paris to ban worst polluting vehicles…

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo wants to make Paris a diesel-free city by 2020. The first…

France 24, Jan 28

France

French newspaper round-up 28 January…

After two days of front pages dominated by slippery Greeks and unpaid debts, France’s…

rfi English, Jan 28

Events

Sport

Régate du Président

Regatta at the Centre Nautique, Avenue du Passeur Challiès, 34305, le Cap d'Agde 9:30 briefing, 10:30 in the water. You can watch from the Falaises or from the Centre Nautique.

Feb 8 - Feb 8
Cap d'Agde,

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Sunday paper names Valls' Languedoc…

Manuel Valls said on Tuesday that there were now genuine ghettos in France.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 25

Features

France hands out first fines for…

Three French Twitter users were fined this week for sending tweets that included…

The Local, Jan 21

Features

Obituary: Defiant Charlie Hebdo…

Stephane Charbonnier, editor of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, was…

BBC News, Jan 8

Features

13% of all 2014 Paris marriages…

Some 1,331 gay marriages took place in the French capital in 2014, making up 13.5…

France 24, Jan 4