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News

France

Employee disappears with €260k in her…

Five years after the spectacular theft committed by Toni Musulin, the 27 yr-old employee of Loomis from the south of France, a former police officer from the Gard has fled after stealing nearly €260,000 from the company, concealed…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 22

France

French MPs poised to get powers…

As if President François Hollande didn’t have enough to worry about,…

The Local, Oct 22

Sports

2015 Tour de France route promises…

A gruelling route promising plenty of drama was unveiled for the 2015 Tour de France…

France 24, Oct 22

France

Calais: Mass migrant fight leaves…

Tensions were high in Calais on Tuesday night after police were forced to seal off…

The Local, Oct 22

Languedoc

Kidnapped, beaten, bound man found…

A fruit-and-veg trader was found this morning Wednesday, Oct. 22, tied up and in…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 22

Events

Education

Natural Dyeing Workshop

Discover the beauty of natural dyes.   Red madder, cochenille pink, blue indigo, a whole world of colours opened up to you.  The objective of the day is to dye a piece of your favourite textile - silk, wool, cotton, linen or viscose.  …

Nov 25 - Nov 27
TEINT FIL, Premian

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Five key reforms of France’s…

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

The Local, Oct 15

Features

Infamous celeb conman in trouble…

A French crook who earned his nickname 'conman of the stars' by ripping off the…

The Local, Oct 10

Features

Gillardeau oyster farm to laser-engrave…

A French oyster farm is to engrave its logo on its oysters’ shells in an attempt…

The Connexion, Oct 10

Features

John Galliano named CD of Maison…

British designer John Galliano is to return to the fashion world as the Creative…

France 24, Oct 7