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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.

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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2017-07-28 Donald Trump

A presidential fairy 'tail': Meet Tory, South Korea's new 'First Dog'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Fri. 28.07.17: The US Congress "defies" Donald Trump by voting to impose new sanctions on Russia, The New York Times writes. It's now up to the president to...

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2017-07-28 nationalisation

'From Jupiter to Colbert': France's nationalisation of shipyard draws criticism

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS, Fri. 28.07.17: Emmanuel Macron's decision to nationalise France's biggest shipyard receives mixed reactions. Catholic paper La Croix says the move will help...

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2017-07-27 Donald Trump

'Socks and selfies deep': Canadians slam Rolling Stone's Trudeau tribute

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Thursday, July 27: Commentators from all sides of the political spectrum react fervently to Donald Trump's ban on transgender troops. Across the world,...

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2017-07-27 French Parliament

Panda-monium! French zoo awaiting rare panda birth

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Thursday, July 27: French MPs begin discussing a controversial ethics bill that could strip them of a €5,000 monthly stipend, among other proposals....

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2017-07-26 healthcare reform

Western men 'less fertile' due to modern living, scientists warn

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Wednesday, July 26: We take a look at reactions after Senate Republicans finally push through a vote on discussing Trumpcare. Also, Hezbollah says it has...

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