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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 : 2010-09-22

“India has been humiliated” (Times of India)

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, 22nd September 2010: After the collapse of a footbridge built for the upcoming Commonwealth Games in India as well as reports of ‘uninhabitable’ accommodation for the athletes, the Times of India says the country has been humiliated. “The world knows that the bridges we build collapse and that we can’t even keep loos clean,” the paper says. We also look at reports on Bob Woodward’s new book, “Obama’s Wars”.

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Articles in today’s international press review:
 
Times of India: “Commonwealth Games, India’s shame”
 
The Times: “Games crisis grows as British stars pull out”
 
Washington Post: “Bob Woodward book details Obama battles with advisers over exit plan for Afghan war”
 
The Guardian: “Kim who?...”
 
Daily Telegraph: “The truth about the sinking of the Titanic”

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