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Indian execution like a 'Hollywood courtroom drama'

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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.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2011-05-18

“Schwarzenegger and DSK: when powerful men cross lines”

Wed., 18/5/2011: DSK’s case is compared with that of Roman Polanski’s and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s in today’s US media. Tracy Weber, a journalist writing for ProPublica says she participated in a story on the former California Governor’s promiscuity which only earned her rebukes. If the French papers had investigated DSK further, what would it have changed, she asks.

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New York Times: Droit du Dirty Old Men
 
Washington Post: Schwarzenegger and Strauss-Kahn — and other throwbacks
 
ProPublica: Schwarzenegger and DSK: When Powerful Men Cross Lines
 
Daily Beast: Bernard-Henri Lévy Defends Accused IMF Director
 
Salon: Dominique Strauss-Kahn's shameless defender
 
New Yorker: Arnold, B.H.L., and D.S.K.

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2015-07-31 Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Indian execution like a 'Hollywood courtroom drama'

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Fri. 31.07.15: Newspaper websites begin to react to an attack that left a Palestinian baby dead in the West Bank. Yesterday's attack on a gay pride march in...

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2015-07-31 Syria

A new player in Syria's war

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 31.07.15: A new group fighting both Assad and the Islamic State group in Syria is at the heart of an in-depth investigation by Libération. Also, François...

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2015-07-30 Calais

'Close down Calais until the French get a grip'

INTERNATIONAL PRESS - Thurs. 30.07.15: Newspapers on both sides of the Channel react to a fresh migrant crisis in Calais - with startling headlines. Also, the Pakistani press...

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2015-07-30 migrants

Europe's new 'Iron Curtain'

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 30.07.15: French papers react to the death of a migrant in the Channel Tunnel and the new crisis in Calais. Also, indigenous farmers in Cambodia bring...

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2015-07-29 Iran

Putting trade over principles in Iran

INTERNATIONAL PRESS - Wed. 29.07.15: The picture of slain "Cecil the lion" may be on the front pages, but it's Iran that they're talking about. Laurent Fabius is making the first...

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