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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2010-05-25

Austerity time

No it’s not tea time, its austerity time as the front page of Libération reads (en anglais) this morning. Several papers lead on the budgetary cuts in the UK and Italy as well as other countries in Europe. Elsewhere, we look at the rushed nature of modern society – between speed-reading, power naps and drive through funerals - and why such a lifestyle can make you ill. TUESDAY, 25th MAY 2010

Articles in today’s French press review:
 
Austerity plans across Europe: Libération, (+ editorial), Le Figaro, Les Echos
 
Retirement age to be pushed back in France: Les Echos, La Tribune
 
Health: are we too rushed? Le Figaro
 
Strange choice for the Palme d’Or: Le Parisien

By James CREEDON

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2014-09-16 French economy

Is Valls crying wolf?

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 16.09.14: Prime Minister Manuel Valls is in the spotlight today. For the second time in five months he’s going to ask lawmakers to give him a vote of...

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2014-09-16 immigration

Prospect of separation from Scotland stirs sadness in England and Wales

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 16.09.14: The leaders of the three main parties at Westminster have signed a pledge in the Daily Record to devolve more powers to Scotland, if Scots...

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2014-09-15 Nicolas Sarkozy

Le Figaro: Is it really possible to 'destroy' the Islamic State organisation?

"The war on Islamic State" headlines Libération, reporting on this Monday's Paris conference on Iraq's security. Le Figaro, meanwhile, asks whether it is really possible to...

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2014-09-15 Scottish independence

War on 'death cult'

The Wall Street Journal (Europe) leads on a pledge by British PM David Cameron to "destroy" the Islamic State organisation following the murder of a British aid worker....

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2014-09-12 North Korea

North Korea 'backs Scottish independence'

The Independent leads on the "impossible war" on the Islamic state organisation, arguing Sunni communities in Iraq and Syria "may prefer the militants as a lesser evil compared...

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