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Inauguration of new satellite factory in…

The OneWeb Satellites project, which aims to offer affordable internet access to all, was inaugurated Tuesday in Toulouse. It will assemble its first ten pilot satellites, in collaboration with Airbus Defence and Space. The plant, which covers an area…

France 3/Scoop, Jun 27


Alerts for water and for pollen

It seems like it's alert day today, with alerts for weather, water and pollen. The…

LanguedocLiving, Jun 27


River turns blood red... but there's…

A river in the Gard turned blood red this week and it will soon turn green. Anyone…

The Local, Jun 27


Former PM Manuel Valls leaves…

Former prime minister Manuel Valls said Tuesday he was leaving the Socialist Party,…

rfi English, Jun 27


Alerts placed for violent storms

After last week’s scorching temperatures, 17 departments in the south west…

The Local, Jun 27



Sète Festival

There's a lot going on in Sète, during the 21st edition of the yearly festival. Click here for more details.

Jul 22 - Aug 7
Sète, Sète



Pierre Parsus



Features, Interviews & Letters


What Macron wants, and is he getting…

Emmanuel Macron’s presidency is about to get started, for real this time.…

Politico, Jun 21


New Brexit alliance to protect…

A new alliance aims to protect the interests of UK patients, healthcare and health…

Univadis, Jun 19


'Roam like at home' - all your…

You do not have roaming charges when travelling to another EU country as from 15…

LanguedocLiving, Jun 16


Discovery of drug trafficking…

From his cell in Béziers prison, a man organised a drug dealing business.…

France 3/Scoop, Jun 4