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News

Languedoc

Woman admits killing and concealing her…

In a story more redolent of UK daytime TV drama-soaps, a woman admitted on Thursday to killing her companion and then concealing his body under concrete in the attic of the family home in Toulouse. The Toulouse police were already investigating the mysterious disappearance…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 21

France

Scandal forces another Hollande…

A junior French minister resigned on Friday as a scandal implicating him in the…

The Local, Nov 21

Europe

HSBC charged in €180 bn French…

The Swiss arm of British bank HSBC has been placed under formal investigation for…

rfi English, Nov 21

Languedoc

Tragedy strikes again in 2 car…

In the first accident on Thursday night, two cars collided in Marsillargues…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 21

France

Chefs want Ortolan back on restaurant…

Top French chefs, including Alain Ducasse and Alain Dutournier, want to bring the…

The Connexion, Nov 21

Events

Arts

Personal Cuts

The exhibition’s title refers to some outstanding personalities from different generations in the arts, who have envisaged the past with clarity, courage and imagination, by creating some radical art in Croatia (anti-art, conceptual art, performance…

Oct 17 - Jan 18
Carré d’Art, Nîmes

TODAY

THIS WEEK

MusicNarbonne

Bratsch

ArtsSt Jean de Vedas

Croquis de SEM

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Chefs rise up against kitchen…

Beat eggs, not your apprentice! This is the message from a group of top French chefs…

The Local, Nov 18

Features

460 ill from toxic fungi in 2014

More than 460 people have been poisoned from eating wild mushrooms so far this…

The Connexion, Nov 10

Features

20 per cent tax rise for holiday…

Second home owners in France, including foreigners who own holiday homes, are set…

The Local, Nov 4

Features

EU clears France's budget for…

The European Commission said on Tuesday it had found no serious fault with eurozone…

Scoop, Oct 29