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News

Languedoc

"Have-a-go" heroes catch armed thieves

Witnesses neutralized two men who had grabbed the takings of a newsagent in Frontignan (Hérault) Saturday night, two days after a similar episode in Montpellier. Two robbers, aged 19 and 20, who were hooded and armed broke into a Newsagent…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 24

France

Man issues bomb alert to delay…

French police have arrested a man who called in a false bomb alert to an airport…

The Local, May 24

World

French weekly magazines review…

Terror in Pyongyang, the 'accomplices of radical Islam', inside the head of a Google…

rfi English, May 24

Languedoc

Sète: fallen bull swims across…

A bullock fell from a quayside cattle truck and travelled 350 metres into the…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 24

World

French jihadists in Iraq IS suicide…

The Islamic State (IS) group has said that two Frenchmen were behind a pair of suicide…

France 24, May 24

Events

Cuisine

Truffle Fairs

There are many truffle fairs in the Languedoc Roussillon between December and June.  Here are some of them. • AUDE - Saturday, December 13, 2014: Truffle market in Moussoulens- Saturday, December 20, 2014: Truffle market in Talairan- Saturday,…

Dec 13 - Jun 27
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Features, Interviews & Letters

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

Features

Bikers need hi-vis vest in pocket…

Motorcyclists and scooter riders will be required to carry a fluorescent yellow…

The Connexion, May 10

Features

Experimental 80 km/h routes 'revealed'

Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve will announce on Monday which stretches of French…

The Connexion, May 10