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News

France

French police to start wearing body cameras

Thousands of special body-mounted cameras have been ordered for the country’s police service after the Interior Ministry backed a plan that is aimed at cutting the number of attacks on police. The famous blue uniform of the French police will have…

The Local, Aug 19

France

SFR’s network goes down again

SFR’s 3G and 4G mobile customers were left without internet access last night,…

The Connexion, Aug 19

Europe

French sunbather killed by falling…

A 73-year-old French tourist has died on a beach in Spain's Catalonia region after…

The Local, Aug 19

Languedoc

Aude rave party: 20 year-old in…

A 20 year-old participant at a rave party this weekend in the Aude, near Moussoulens,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 19

Sports

French footballer in tax probe…

The former French football Captain, Marcel Desailly, is suspected of hiding money…

The Local, Aug 19

Events

Arts

Jacques Monory

Born in 1924 in Paris, Jacques lives and works in Cachan. Allergic to education, yet he succeeded in 1939 the entrance examination at the School of Applied Arts in Paris where he studied painting, graphic design, decoration and fresco until 1944. The…

May 31 - Aug 31
L'aspirateur, Narbonne

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Expats face £400 million tax…

Expats who rent out their homes in Britain will be stripped of the right to use…

Daily Telegraph, Aug 12

Features

Auto-entrepreneur reforms are…

A new law adopted by the Senate has ended months of uncertainty over reforms to…

The Connexion, Aug 10