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News

France

Femen are "obscene harpies" says Marine…

Marine Le Pen denounced on Sunday the "unacceptable aggression" against the Front National rally on May 1 in Paris by "obscene harpies" that are the Femen. On France 3, the Minister of Culture, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem returned her the "compliment". "We…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 3

France

Bac exam cheats up almost 20%

The number of students caught cheating in their baccalauréat has grown nearly…

The Connexion, May 3

France

French weekly magazines review…

Is a “money curse” haunting UMP leader and ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy?…

rfi English, May 3

Languedoc

Montpellier: man throws ex out…

Fortunately, he "only" dropped her from the first floor and so her injuries…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 3

France

Charlie Hebdo brushes off PEN…

Two of the surviving journalists from French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo brushed…

France 24, May 3

Events

Music

Roger Hodgson and his band

The legendary voice of Roger Hodgson - ex Supertramp, known for  “The Logical Song, ” “Breakfast in America, ” “Give a Little Bit, ” “Take the Long Way Home, ” “Dreamer, ” "It's Raining…

Aug 1 - Aug 1
Théâtre Jean Deschamps, Carcassonne

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SportVilleneuve-lès-Maguelone

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

EU threatens France over air pollution

France has just two months to act over dangerously high levels of air pollution…

France 24, Apr 30

Features

'Direct' Eurostar to Lyon, not…

Eurostar passengers will be able to travel from London to Lyon direct in just…

The Connexion, Apr 29

Features

Le Pen allegedly hid millions…

Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder and honorary president of France’s far-right Front…

France 24, Apr 28

Features

Hérault festivals suffer budget…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20