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News

Languedoc

Violence in Montpellier city, suspects arrested

Seven young people and a security guard were assaulted on Sunday, May 24, between St. Roch railway station and the Esplanade, in Montpellier. Two men aged 19 and 24 were arrested. They will appear in court on June 15. "You showed a relentless ferocity,"…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 28

Europe

Cameron warned British EU referendum…

Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius (pictured) warned that the UK's planned…

rfi English, May 28

Languedoc

Hérault: A75 closed near Clermont…

Since 4.30 pm on Thursday the A75 is closed in both directions near Clermont…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 28

France

Barman guilty after client dies…

A French barman received a suspended jail sentence on Wednesday after he was convicted…

The Local, May 28

France

Doctors warn on excessive caffeine

European food safety watchdogs have warned that people should cut their caffeine…

The Connexion, May 28

Events

Music

La Traviata

This is without doubt, the most popular of Verdi's operas. LA TRAVIATA DE GIUSEPPE VERDIGiuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901). Created 6th March 1853 in Venice.   Featuring: VIOLETTAGabrielle Philiponet (Soprano) ou Sabine Revault d'Allonnes (Soprano) ALFREDOSamy…

Jul 13 - Jul 13
Théâtre Jean Deschamps, Carcassonne

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Brits abroad will get to vote…

British nationals who have been living abroad for less than 15 years will be allowed…

The Local, May 25

Features

MPs vote to ban supermarket waste

French MPs have unanimously voted to ban supermarkets from destroying food…

The Connexion, May 22

Features

Super-cheap airport shuttle takes…

Catching the Paris-bound bus from the Charles de Gaulle international airport got…

The Local, May 15

Features

4m discarded python skin worries…

Since a 4-metre moulted snake skin was discovered on the edge of scrubland…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 13