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News

France

French central bank’s stolen euros unearthed…

French police have found nearly two million euros stolen from France’s central bank, which were supposed to have been destroyed. They uncovered the haul shortly after 500,000 euros was found buried in a neighbouring garden in central France.…

rfi English, Sep 14

France

9 year-old skateboarder dies falling…

A nine year-old child, who was skateboarding on the Ile de Re, Charente-Maritime,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 14

France

2nd case of locally caught dengue…

A second locally-caught case of the deadly dengue virus has been identified in France.…

rfi English, Sep 14

France

Rogue trader Kerviel ‘guest…

Convicted ex-trader Jérôme Kerviel on Saturday received a hero’s…

France 24, Sep 14

France

French weekly magazines review…

It’s another week of below-the-belt bashing of French President François…

rfi English, Sep 14

Events

Arts

Isolde and Kunibert Fritz

Exhibition of paintings by Isolde and Kunibert Fritz. Kunibert says: "I use the Fibonacci sequence in my paintings. Fibonacci was one of the most important mathematicians in the Middle Ages. He pointed out a series of figures that do not need…

Sep 14 - Sep 28
Centre Ulysse - Gare Expo,

TODAY

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Guy Brunet

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Bilingual ex-Le Monde editor moves…

Four months after a newsroom rebellion prompted her departure from Le Monde, Natalie…

The Local, Sep 9

Features

French back their three meals…

A new study has highlighted the differences between France and its international…

The Connexion, Sep 9

Features

Nazi general didn't save Paris:…

The last Nazi commander in charge of Paris famously claimed he saved the City of…

The Local, Aug 31

Features

Ten ways expats in France can…

[ED - We aren’t in agreement with everything in this article from the…

The Local, Aug 29