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News

Languedoc

Averyron placed on orange flood alert

Météo France placed the Aveyron department in rain-flood orange alert early on Sunday afternoon. Languedoc-Roussillon is also affected by the heavy rain but to a lesser extent. After a calmer night on Saturday, the weather will…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26

Europe

26 arrests over horse meat ring

Twenty-six people have been arrested across Europe after a vast investigation by…

The Connexion, Apr 26

Languedoc

Flea markets under threat from…

A little-known law dating back to 2008 could threaten the much-loved flea market…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26

World

French weekly magazines review…

French magazines warn EU leaders about the dangers of egocentrism as Islamists look…

rfi English, Apr 26

Languedoc

Gard: rave party descends into…

Violent clashes broke out between police and participants on Saturday night at a…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26

Events

Exhibition

Jean Arnal and the Neolithic Age in the…

Until 17 August 2015, the Site Archéologique Lattara - Musée Henri Prades in Montpellier presents a prehistory exhibition entitled Jean Arnal et le Néolithique en Languedoc (Jean Arnal and the Neolithic Age in Languedoc). The Neolithic…

Sep 27 - Aug 17
Musée Henri Prades, Lattes

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Features

Hérault festivals suffer budget…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20

Features

Montpellier to miss out as Regional…

According to Europe 1, Toulouse is to be chosen as the new regional capital, preferred…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 13

Features

Council goes nude to cut car speeds

Councillors have posed nude for a shock poster calling on motorists to obey…

The Connexion, Apr 13

Features

Hacked TV channel reveals passwords

A television network targeted in a sophisticated cyber-attack by pro-Islamic State…

rfi English, Apr 12