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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 : 2010-10-20

“How do we get out of this mess?” (Le Parisien)

FRENCH PAPERS, 20.10.2010: Most French papers have taken firm positions on the ongoing strike action with the communist l’Humanité and left-leaning Libération predictably calling on the government to negotiate with unions with right-leaning Le Figaro and the increasingly right-wing tabloid France Soir are highly critical of the strikers for ‘taking the French people hostage’. Le Parisien seems to be the most neutral, with a front page headline, “How do we get out of this mess?”

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2017-12-18 handball

Triumph for French women's handball team: All hail 'The Fighters'

FRENCH PAPERS - Monday, Dec. 18, 2017: Le Figaro proclaims "the golden age of French handball" after the French women's team beat titleholders Norway to be crowned world...

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2017-12-18 ANC

France's Macron criticised for 'living like a king'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Monday, Dec. 18, 2017: As the African National Congress prepares to pick its new leader, the South African press fears permanent party rifts. The ANC...

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2017-12-15 Yemen

US decides to 'let corporate greed run the internet'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Friday, Dec. 15, 2017: The American media is up in arms over a government agency's decision to scrap "net neutrality", which required internet service...

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2017-12-15 accident

Marine Le Pen's former right-hand man plans his political rebirth

FRENCH PAPERS - Friday, Dec. 15, 2017: "Horror" is on the front pages of many local papers after a train crashed into a school bus in southwestern France, killing four young...

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2017-12-14 Jerusalem

Turkey's push to be the 'champion of Palestine'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. Dec. 14, 2017: Turkish papers herald a "historic declaration" after Muslim countries meeting in Istanbul recognise East Jerusalem as the capital of...

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