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News

Languedoc

Local elections: winners, losers and surprises

Sarkozy finally back with a bang Even though only half of the French people turned out to vote, Sunday's local elections could have a significant impact on the country's political landscape with the next presidential election almost within sight. Up…

Scoop, Mar 30

Languedoc

Gard: a girl of 19 dies in a rave…

Saturday, March 28, several dozen trucks with sound systems are found on land situated…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 30

Languedoc

Aude: Drunk travels 43 km wrong…

Early Sunday morning and a drunk driver, travelling on the A9, drove for 43 km on…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 30

France

Drunk gives kiss of life to 'dying'…

A good (but very drunk) Samaritan spent the night in prison after police found him…

The Local, Mar 30

Languedoc

Bar-Tabac owner on trial for 17…

The owner of a bar-tabac in Lavaur (Tarn) is being tried for "murder", starting…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 30

Events

Theatre

The ogre

The ogre, according to Suzanne LebeauDirected by Julien GuilClaude Maurice, Sébastien Portier Suitable for ages from 8 years old. The mother is raising her son. They live in an isolated house in the woods. The mother has always protected the color…

May 12 - May 12
Théâtre de Pézenas, Pézenas

TODAY

THIS WEEK

EducationSaint-Gervais-sur-Mare

Excavations at Neyran

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Honey production lowest in 20…

Honey production has dropped to its lowest level in 20 years, and has halved over…

The Connexion, Mar 20

Features

France passes law to ease end-of-life…

French lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday in favour of a law allowing medics…

France 24, Mar 17

Features

Languedoc has 7 of top 100 speed…

Of the 100 cameras that flashed the most in France in 2014, seven are in the Languedoc-Roussillon…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 17

Features

France to end resistance to English…

France’s Minister of Culture, Fleur Pellerin, the chief guardian of the French…

The Local, Mar 12