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Metro and Train strike set for Tuesday

Commuters should brace themselves for travel chaos next week, with a train and Metro strike set for Tuesday, according to AFP. But it's not clear yet how big of an industrial action it's going to be. One of France's largest unions has warned that the…

The Local, Oct 31


Dam protesters score quick win,…

The President of the General Council decided to "suspend the construction of the…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 31


Historic ruling on EU flight delays

Airline passengers who have been refused compensation for flight delays may…

The Connexion, Oct 31


Montpellier protest supporters…

The four people arrested on Tuesday night, on the side-lines of the protest gathering…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 31


Broadcasts cut as fire ravages…

A massive fire ripped through the Paris building that houses studios for some of…

The Local, Oct 31




Gypsy songs, Italian serenades and improvised jazz

Nov 27 - Nov 27
Le Théâtre*/Scène Nationale de Narbonne, Narbonne




Features, Interviews & Letters


EU clears France's budget for…

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

Scoop, Oct 29


French dam protester was killed…

The French prosecutor probing the death of an eco-protester in clashes with security…

The Local, Oct 28


France to get €1b EU rebate…

Struggling France is owed a €1billion rebate from Brussels, it was revealed…

The Local, Oct 24


Five key reforms of France’s…

As part of sweeping new healthcare reforms presented on Wednesday, France is taking…

The Local, Oct 15