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Welcome to Languedoc Living, the premier site for people living in the Languedoc.  We bring you local French news and events translated in English every day.  Click on NEWS to keep up to date, and visit our EVENTS page to see what's happening near you. 

 

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News

World

France 'not afraid' of IS threats, Interior…

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve declared on Monday that France was prepared to respond to threats from the Islamic State, stating “France is not afraid.” After the group calling itself Islamic State posted an online call to its…

rfi English, Sep 22

France

Air France pilots reject offer…

Air France entered its second week of a crippling pilots’ strike on Monday…

The Local, Sep 22

World

French tourist kidnapped in Algeria…

A French national was kidnapped on Sunday night in Tizi Ouzou, 110 km east of Algiers,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 22

France

Paris creates lorry eco-tax

The Mairie of Paris is today signing off a scheme for new tolls aimed at lorries…

The Connexion, Sep 22

France

Parisian unhurt in 100 km/h suicide…

A suicidal man who jumped out of his moving car at 100km/h in the middle of a motorway…

The Local, Sep 22

Events

Exhibition

Micheline DUFOUR-BERLIOZ

Maison Mirondela exhibition by painter Micheline DUFOUR-BERLIOZ, at Hôtel des Barons de Lacoste.

Sep 1 - Sep 29
Maison Mirondela, Pezenas

TODAY

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Bilingual ex-Le Monde editor moves…

Four months after a newsroom rebellion prompted her departure from Le Monde, Natalie…

The Local, Sep 9

Features

French back their three meals…

A new study has highlighted the differences between France and its international…

The Connexion, Sep 9

Features

Nazi general didn't save Paris:…

The last Nazi commander in charge of Paris famously claimed he saved the City of…

The Local, Aug 31

Features

Ten ways expats in France can…

[ED - We aren’t in agreement with everything in this article from the…

The Local, Aug 29