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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.

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Latest update : 2010-07-20

“Merciless” Contador takes the lead in Tour de France

The Tour de France was abuzz with controversy yesterday as Andy Schleck of Luxembourg lost the yellow jersey to Alberto Contador of Spain. Contador snuck ahead, taking advantage of a moment of bad luck for Schleck when the chain came off his bike. Papers say it doesn’t respect the spirit of “fair play”. This and other stories in today’s French press review: TUESDAY, 20th JULY 2010

 

Articles in today’s French press review:
 
Contador versus Schleck in the Tour de France:
 
Rioting in Grenoble’s suburbs:
 
Public right of way along coastline flaunted by the wealthy in Brittany:
 
François-Marie Banier’s “gratitude” to L’Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt:

 

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2014-12-19 Cuba

'Castro's hipster apologists want to keep Cuba authentically poor'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: International papers continue to focus on the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. The Daily Beast...

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2014-12-19 Cuba

Cuban Diaspora divided along generational lines

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: French papers are still focusing on that historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Communist paper L'Humanité is...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

Cuba-USA: 'A roll of the dice'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: Papers in the US and Cuba react to that historic move to restore full diplomatic relations. The New York Times applauds this decision to...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

The 'Caribbean Wall' is starting to crumble

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: The leading story in France today is the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Will the economic embargo be...

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2014-12-17 Pakistan

Russians take economic crisis in stride with black humour

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 17.12.14: The leading story in the French papers, as it is around the world, is yesterday's deadly Taliban attack on a school in Peshawar in north-western...

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