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Air France violence threatens country’s…

President François Hollande condemned the violent protests by Air France staff at plans to slash thousands of jobs, saying it damaged the country’s image. “Labour talks are important. And when they are disrupted by violence, by disputes…

France 24, Oct 6


Two more confirmed missing as…

Two more people have been confirmed missing after the violent weekend floods on…

rfi English, Oct 6


Topless pic sees beauty queen…

Don't you just love the random nature of French morals? It seems that "rules are…

The Local, Oct 6


Ile-de-France traffic jam record

The Ile-de-France has set a new record for congestion in the region this morning,…

The Connexion, Oct 6


French newspaper round-up 6 October…

Tax evasion by multinational corporations will soon be a thing of the past. Pigs…

rfi English, Oct 6




An exhibition of West African art.

Nov 28 - Mar 6
Musée Fabre, Montpellier


ArtsLamalou Les Bains

Soirée Lyrique



Features, Interviews & Letters


Ménard insults teacher who refuses…

Visiting a school in Béziers, the mayor had an altercation with a teacher.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 27


Russian tycoon hands France 'stolen'…

A billionaire Russian art collector has handed over two Picasso watercolours to…

The Local, Sep 25


Air France rules out massive layoffs

Air France management has ruled out massive layoffs even if negotiations with trade…

rfi English, Sep 24


Massive storms wreak havoc in…

Once again the region felt the full force of freakish weather conditions as rivers…

Scoop, Sep 13