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News

France

Thuir: police find massive arms haul in…

Gendarmes from the town of Thuir in the Pyrénées-Orientales, after a tip-off, found a stockpile of weapons held illegally at a local private residence. The lis of weapons is breathtaking: A homemade cannon, several machine…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 6

France

Police clear dam protest site…

French police moved to clear a protest camp at the site of a controversial dam project…

rfi English, Mar 6

World

France gets jurisdiction in Facebook…

A Paris court ruled Thursday that it has jurisdiction to judge a case against Facebook,…

France 24, Mar 6

Languedoc

Garage computer bug sells fuel…

An unusual queue of traffic outside a tiny petrol station caused gendarmes to do…

The Connexion, Mar 6

Europe

Le Pen red faced after backing…

Marine Le Pen, always so careful not to associate with the wrong kind of folk, had…

The Local, Mar 6

Events

Exhibition

Mastodons, a Family History

From the first trunk animals in Africa more than 50 million years ago, to today's elephants, through different mastodons and the iconic Woolly Mammoth, the exhibition traces the history of this unknown and yet familiar family. A fun and modern exhibition,…

Mar 2 - Nov 30
Musée de Préhistoire de Tautavel, TAUTAVEL

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

200 skeletons found in mass Paris…

More than 200 skeletons have been discovered in a medieval mass grave beneath a…

France 24, Mar 1

Features

EU slaps tough budget targets…

The EU set France tough new targets on Friday to ensure it gets its budget deficit…

The Local, Feb 27

Features

Stolen Picasso sent to New York…

A Picasso painting that was reported stolen in Paris 14 years ago has turned up…

The Local, Feb 27

Features

Agde shows Béziers a gentler…

Less controversial than its neighbour, Béziers. More discreet. A communication…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 20