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Elizabeth Strout: 'There’s something emotionally truthful about my characters'

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THE INTERVIEW

Polish foreign minister: Macron's comments on Poland 'were not necessary'

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FOCUS

Rio mired in economic crisis a year after the Olympics

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THE OBSERVERS

The controversial colonial statue in Senegal; and the centuries-old town in Turkey being destroyed by the govt

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BUSINESS DAILY

End of an era: Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy

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IN THE PAPERS

'We aren't ready' for a second vote in Kenya and flip-flopping on climate change

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IN THE PAPERS

Another Hurricane? It's Maria's turn. And, when's your printer going to stop working?

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EYE ON AFRICA

DR Congo: New report says army worked with militias to massacre hundreds in Beni

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MEDIAWATCH

All eyes on Trump and Macron at UN General Assembly

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IN THE PAPERS

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.

Latest update : 2010-09-28

Angkor Wat threatened with collapse by thirsty tourists

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, TUESDAY, 28th SEPT 2010: The Guardian leads with a report on the danger that Angkor Wat, Cambodia’s famous temple complex, could risk serious damage with essential water being drained from its base to cater for tourists. We also look at the fallout of Ed Miliband’s nomination as Labour leader, ongoing travails for the Delhi Commonwealth Games and the death of Segway’s owner…on a Segway.

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Articles in today’s international press review:
 
The Guardian: “Ed Miliband to say Labour was wrong over boom and bust”
 
The Guardian: “Private water raiding threatens Angkor's temples built on sand”
 
The Times: Commonwealth Games venues given false safety certificates by officials
 
Times of India: “Poor banished from public spaces”
 
Chicago Tribune: “Segway maker is killed on one”
 
New York Times: Owner of Segway Company Dies in a Segway Accident
 
The Sun: “Segway boss dies riding one off cliff”
 
Sydney Morning Herald: “Have the wheels fallen off the Segway revolution?”

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2017-09-19 climate change

'We aren't ready' for a second vote in Kenya and flip-flopping on climate change

IN THE INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 19.09.17: With the approach of Hurricane Maria, we take a look at how the international press is covering climate change, including the...

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2017-09-19 Hurricanes & storms

Another Hurricane? It's Maria's turn. And, when's your printer going to stop working?

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 19.09.17: French papers are focusing again on hurricanes, this time the approach of Hurricane Maria in the Caribbean. Closer to home, Les Echos has...

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2017-09-18 Donald Trump

'Rocket Man' and Trump's right-hand gal at the UN

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Mon. 18.09.17: We take a look at what might be discussed behind the scenes at the UN General Assembly. Using military might against North Korea could be...

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2017-09-18 labour law

'Get ready for a busy week' as French unions call for more strikes

FRENCH PAPERS - Mon. 18.09.17: "Get ready for a busy week" - that’s the message from an article in Le Parisien. It details the different striking schedules of French labour...

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2017-09-15 Tunisia

Could Dennis Rodman end up playing a key role in preventing armageddon?

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 15.09.17: North Korea fires a ballistic missile across Japan, creating more tension in the region. Could NBA legend Dennis Rodman "straighten things...

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