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An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2010-01-25

"What the French expect from their 'Président'?"

In today’s French press review, we focus on President Sarkozy’s appearance on prime time television tonight.

The French president Nicolas Sarkozy has made the front page of several newspapers this morning, including France Soir, Le Figaro and Libération.

Sarkozy is due to appear in a 90min show on Monday night, on the private channel TF1.

A group of 10 people, randomly picked by the channel, will discuss themes like the economic crisis and education, with the President.


Meanwhile, Le Parisien reports about a new generation of radars, called “radar tronçon”.

In other news, a religious leader in Egypt wants to ban “Coran ring tones”. You can read about this story in Le Figaro.

And finally, the sports newspaper L’Equipe reports about Algeria’s victory against the Ivory Coast in the Africa Cup of Nations.
 

By Aurore Cloe DUPUIS

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