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The World This Week - 22 August 2014 (part 2)

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

The World This Week - 22 August 2014

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

FRANCE IN FOCUS

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Lifting the veil over China's air pollution

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ENCORE!

Tango Takeover in Paris

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WEB NEWS

Calls for ISIS media blackout after execution of James Foley

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IN THE PAPERS

'Steely resolve of reporters exploited by pared-down employers'

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BUSINESS DAILY

US judge calls Argentina bond swap offer illegal

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IN THE PAPERS

Cécile Duflot ruffles some feathers

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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 : 2010-09-28

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?”

By James CREEDON

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2014-08-22 tourism

'Steely resolve of reporters exploited by pared-down employers'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 22.08.14: Papers continue to focus on the beheading of US journalist James Foley. The Guardian says that his death highlights the risks many...

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2014-08-22 Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS)

Cécile Duflot ruffles some feathers

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 22.08.14: Former Housing Minister Cécile Duflot from the Green Party is in the spotlight. She's come out with a scathing new book about her time in the...

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2014-08-21 Journalism

'The pen is mightier than the sword'

INTERNATIONAL PRESS REVIEW - Thurs. 21.08.14: Papers across the world continue to react to the beheading of US journalist James Foley. Lots of papers focus on the video that the...

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2014-08-21 French politics

'Requiem for a recorder'

FRENCH PRESS REVIEW - Thurs. 21.08.14: In an interview with Le Monde, President François Hollande vows to hold the line and stick to the liberal pro-business shift he took in...

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2014-08-20 French politics

A bellwether for what not to do

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 20.08.14: French papers focus on the government and the first cabinet meeting since the summer recess. Right-leaning paper Le Figaro has harsh words for the...

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