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Grandson charged with 92 year-old's murder

A 37 year-old man was indicted and jailed on Thursday in Nîmes, accused of the murder and rape of his grandmother 92 years, with whom he had lived for several years, according to a judicial source. This Tuesday morning, the suspect had telephoned…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 30


Dozens arrested after clash over…

A demonstration against Rémi Fraisse's death turned violent in Paris on Wednesday,…

The Local, Oct 30


Clown attack victim has last laugh

Aggressive clowns picked on the wrong person when they targeted a man walking…

The Connexion, Oct 30


Businessman Marcel Salerno attacked…

The owner of the Arles-Avignon football club and Montpellier businessman, Marcel…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 30


Béziers inmate shows off drug…

In a series of videos and photos more reminiscent of a holiday camp than a prison,…

The Local, Oct 30



Halloween Party

Celebrate with a Halloween party at the Salle de Fetes in Palavas les Flots!

Oct 31 - Oct 31




Features, Interviews & Letters


French dam protester was killed…

The French prosecutor probing the death of an eco-protester in clashes with security…

The Local, Oct 28


France to get €1b EU rebate…

Struggling France is owed a €1billion rebate from Brussels, it was revealed…

The Local, Oct 24


Five key reforms of France’s…

As part of sweeping new healthcare reforms presented on Wednesday, France is taking…

The Local, Oct 15


Infamous celeb conman in trouble…

A French crook who earned his nickname 'conman of the stars' by ripping off the…

The Local, Oct 10