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What changes in France from January 1, 2019

A new year and a new month are set to bring changes to life in France, including - from January 1, 2019 - a rise in gas prices, and changes to energy benefits, tax, healthcare, and apprenticeships. Energy Regulated gas prices will drop by almost 2% from…

The Connexion, Dec 30

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Boy survives 40 minutes under an avalanche

A family were skiing at La Plagne ski resort in the French Alps, when they went off-piste on Wednesday afternoon. An avalanche appeared from nowhere, and the 12 year old son was swept away by the snow. A sniffer dog was brought in from Courcheval, and…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 27

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Why are the Gilets Jaunes so angry?

By John Lichfield, Politico  The Yellow Jackets ripping across the country…

Politico, Dec 14

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Access to the port at Sète blocked by dockers

Dockers at Sète blocked the port on Monday. Their blockades were "nothing…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 3

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Fire ravages warehouse, 13 people unemployed

A fire broke out in a company specialising in wooden packaging in Castelsarrasin,…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 30

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Lucky hikers found in snowstorm after two…

First it was the reckless fishermen, fishing on a fast flowing river against advice.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 30


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