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News

France

Man kills ex-wife, delivers body to police

Police in Rennes had to deal with a "rare" incident this week when a 41 year-old man murdered his ex-wife, stuffed her body into the boot of his car and drove to a police station to report his crime. Police immediately searched the vehicle and found…

The Local, Jan 30

France

More weather warnings. Languedoc…

As severe weather warnings were in extended for 11 départements on Friday…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 30

France

Comics festival honours Charlie…

The world's leading festival for comics opened in the French town of Angoulême…

France 24, Jan 30

France

French rugby team mascots wiped…

A mystery killer has decapitated many of the French rugby team’s cockerel…

The Connexion, Jan 30

France

Gironde: €17m for 24 yr-old…

A 24-year-old man won the mid-January Loto Jackpot of €17 million, and finds…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 30

Events

Arts

Heta-Uma: 40 Years of Japanese Graphic Avant-Garde

From 18 October 2014 to 1 March 2015, the Musée International des Arts Modestes in Sète, in collaboration with the Cartel de la Friche la Belle de Mai in Marseille, presents an exhibition entitled Heta-Uma, 40 ans d’avant-garde graphique…

Oct 18 - Mar 1
International Museum of "Arts Modestes" (MIAM), Sète

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Features

Economic reforms to get easier…

French MPs on Tuesday began debating the proposed Macron Law, a controversial package…

rfi English, Jan 26

Features

France bans hands-free kits to…

France's interior minister announced a raft of measures on Monday aimed at improving…

The Local, Jan 26

Features

Sunday paper names Valls' Languedoc…

Manuel Valls said on Tuesday that there were now genuine ghettos in France.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 25

Features

France hands out first fines for…

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

The Local, Jan 21