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Lettuce hides 8 million euros worth of cannabis

On the A9, a Spanish truck was inspected by customs officials, who discovered more than one ton of cannabis inside, hidden behind the lettuces. It was a classic truck inspection, on Sunday at around 11pm. The driver declared himself as a deliverer of…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 28


Dramatic fire west of Béziers

The hangar of a car lot was engulfed in flames at midday on Tuesday in Béziers.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 28


Midi Libre says Daily Mail reaches…

The shoddy behaviour of the Daily Mail is even making headlines in the Languedoc…

LanguedocLiving, Mar 28


35 arrests at protests over police…

French police arrested 35 people after a demonstration by the Asian community over…

rfi English, Mar 28


Fillon scrambles to shift focus…

Embroiled in allegations of financial impropriety, conservative presidential candidate…

The Local, Mar 28




Organised by the Jean Vigo Institute in Perpignan, Confrontation is a Film and History Festival which allows viewers to compare different cinematographic perspectives based on a different theme each year. Confrontation presents some sixty films –…

Mar 28 - Apr 2
Cinéma Méga Castillet, Perpignan



Pierre Parsus



Features, Interviews & Letters


Work starts at TLS to modernise…

Work will start on Monday at Toulouse-Blagnac airport. The aim is to offer passengers…

France 3/Scoop, Mar 26


Press Release from Béziers Cap…

New Summer 2017 Program  Starting on March 25th, the Paris Beauvais Béziers…

LanguedocLiving, Mar 19


Château Salvetat-Saint-Gilles…

Château Salvetat-Saint-Gilles, 16 km from the centre of Toulouse, has been…

France 3/Scoop, Mar 14


Four Catalan beers awarded medals

It was a real triumph at the agricultural fair for "Cap d'Ona", the oldest Catalan…

France 3/Scoop, Mar 6