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News

Languedoc

Hérault festivals suffer budget cuts in…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault have been suffering for months from budget cuts endorsed by local authorities - with the notable exception of the city of Sète. In light of these reductions,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20

France

Paris commits €80m on restoring…

Paris is to invest €80 million in restoring its churches and synagogues, a…

rfi English, Apr 20

World

France in talks with Russia to…

President Francois Hollande said on Sunday that negotiations with Moscow were under…

The Local, Apr 20

Sports

Rugby giant Toulon to take on…

Two-time defending champions Toulon will bid for an unprecedented hat-trick of European…

France 24, Apr 20

Europe

Operation ends to clear Alps crash…

The operation to clear the wreckage of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the…

The Local, Apr 20

Events

Exhibition

Senufo

An exhibition of West African art.

Nov 28 - Mar 6
Musée Fabre, Montpellier

TODAY

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

SportVilleneuve-lès-Maguelone

Festkite

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Montpellier to miss out as Regional…

According to Europe 1, Toulouse is to be chosen as the new regional capital, preferred…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 13

Features

Council goes nude to cut car speeds

Councillors have posed nude for a shock poster calling on motorists to obey…

The Connexion, Apr 13

Features

Hacked TV channel reveals passwords

A television network targeted in a sophisticated cyber-attack by pro-Islamic State…

rfi English, Apr 12

Features

Nîmes Pentecost feria goes green(ish)

Authorities in Nîmes have decreed that the Feria Bodegas must use re-usable…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 10