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News

Languedoc

Sunday paper names Valls' Languedoc ghettos

Manuel Valls said on Tuesday that there were now genuine ghettos in France. Le Journal du Dimanche (JDD) claims to have identified them. Saint-Jacques in Perpignan; Mosson in Montpellier; Mas-de-Mingue, Chemin-bas-d'Avignon, and Pissevin…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 25

Sports

European Rugby: Montpellier deny…

Montpellier beat Toulouse 27-26 today (Sunday), meaning that the Toulouse team could…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 25

Languedoc

Canet port wrong turn: one dead,…

Early on Saturday afternoon, a car fell into the port of Canet-en-Roussillon. Result:…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 25

France

French weekly magazines review…

Forgive me if you've been fed more than enough of this already, but "le plat du…

rfi English, Jan 25

France

Frenchman charged with inciting…

A father-of-three, suspected of bombarding his children with violent images glorifying…

The Local, Jan 25

Events

Music

Kendji Girac

Kendji Girac in concert in Palavas.

Jul 30 - Jul 30
Arènes de Palavas, Palavas-Les-Flots

TODAY

THIS WEEK

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

France hands out first fines for…

Three French Twitter users were fined this week for sending tweets that included…

The Local, Jan 21

Features

Obituary: Defiant Charlie Hebdo…

Stephane Charbonnier, editor of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, was…

BBC News, Jan 8

Features

13% of all 2014 Paris marriages…

Some 1,331 gay marriages took place in the French capital in 2014, making up 13.5…

France 24, Jan 4

Features

Midi-Pyrénées & Languedoc-Roussillon…

Parliament finally adopted the new map of France with 13 regions despite the fierce…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Dec 18