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News

Languedoc

Floods in the Pyrénées: 4 depts on Amber…

Ariège, Haute-Garonne, Pyrénées-Atlantiques and Hautes-Pyrénées were placed on amber alert for rain and flooding from 7pm Thursday until 9pm on Friday evening, announced Météo France. Heavy clouds…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 29

France

Flu epidemic hits France as jab…

A flu epidemic has taken hold in France after the number of infections increased…

The Local, Jan 29

France

Marine Le Pen aide indicted for…

A close colleague of Marine Le Pen, Frédéric Chatillon, was indicted,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 29

France

France seeks to bar 'hated' US…

A petition to stop the controversial US "seduction coach" and "pick-up artist" Julien…

The Local, Jan 29

France

SNCF offers unlimited travel for…

Train users have been offered a €60 a month season ticket that gives “unlimited…

The Connexion, Jan 29

Events

Theatre

Le Premier de Nous Deux

Written and Directed by Valérie DURINWith Valérie Durin, Lionel Muzin, BRAC and Michel Etienne DURANTIN The last presidential duel as the backbone, this piece is the facetious observation of a politico-media language decaying. What part…

Mar 5 - Mar 5
L'Illustre Theatre, Pézenas

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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