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News

Languedoc

Two racist FN candidates suspended by party

The decision was made on Wednesday by the Executive Office of the Front National party, to suspend the two candidates in the Aude who had made racist statements on the internet. As a result, Elijah Quisefit, from the Narbonne 3 canton…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 26

Languedoc

Narbonne man maddened by noise,…

An 82 year-old Narbonne man, living in a housing unit located on Avenue de…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 26

Europe

McDonald's accused of huge French…

Several labour unions and a charity have formally accused McDonald's of cheating…

The Local, Feb 26

France

Pyrénées: ski stations still…

Access to many of the Pyrénées ski resorts remained closed Thursday…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 26

France

Al-Jazeera journalists arrested…

French police on Wednesday detained three Al-Jazeera journalists for illegally flying…

Scoop, Feb 26

Events

Education

Painting workshop

Two day painting workshop with local artist Els Knockaert. Learn how to draw portraits, and then paint them with a variety of mediums - acrylics, oils, water colours. You will need to book, as numbers are limited to 5 people per workshop. Lunch…

Mar 26 - Mar 27
Olargues, Olargues

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Agde shows Béziers a gentler…

Less controversial than its neighbour, Béziers. More discreet. A communication…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 20

Features

Flu epidemic leaves hospitals…

France has triggered its crisis response plan after hospitals raised the alarm on…

The Local, Feb 20

Features

Cross-border speeding fines

Drivers from Denmark, Ireland and the UK will no longer have exemption from law…

European Voice, Feb 14

Features

French hotels declare war on AirBnB

French hoteliers have taken action against holiday accommodation options such as…

The Local, Feb 14