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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 : 2011-05-24

“O'Bama? Oh puh-lease!”

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues., 24/5/2011: “Is féidir linn!” Barack Obama told Ireland yesterday: “Yes we can!” in Irish. We look at the highlights of the US President’s visit to Ireland yesterday, including his presidential car, “The Beast” getting stuck on a ramp! Also, super injunctions in the UK and Europe’s financial woes on various front pages…

 

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Irish Independent: “Is féidir linn”
 
Irish Times: Barack Obama says Ireland's 'best days are still ahead'
 
Irish Times:  “Obama not just another excuse for blarney”
 
Daily Telegraph: O'Bama? Oh puh-lease!
 
The Sun: “It’s Ryan Giggs”
 
The Independent: Revealed: Britain's best-known secret
 
Wall Street Journal: Moody's: Greek Default May Hit Europe Ratings
 
El Pais: ‘Doble emergencia’
 
Financial Times: “In defence of gloomy columnists”

By James CREEDON

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2014-12-19 Cuba

'Castro's hipster apologists want to keep Cuba authentically poor'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: International papers continue to focus on the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. The Daily Beast...

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2014-12-19 Cuba

Cuban Diaspora divided along generational lines

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: French papers are still focusing on that historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Communist paper L'Humanité is...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

Cuba-USA: 'A roll of the dice'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: Papers in the US and Cuba react to that historic move to restore full diplomatic relations. The New York Times applauds this decision to...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

The 'Caribbean Wall' is starting to crumble

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: The leading story in France today is the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Will the economic embargo be...

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2014-12-17 Pakistan

Russians take economic crisis in stride with black humour

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 17.12.14: The leading story in the French papers, as it is around the world, is yesterday's deadly Taliban attack on a school in Peshawar in north-western...

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