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IN THE PAPERS

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 : 2011-06-07

Anthony Weiner is latest “perv”

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues., 7/6/2011: Just weeks after the New York Daily News headlined on the Strauss-Kahn case with “Le Perv”, the New York Post calls US Congressman Anthony Weiner an “internet perv” this morning. Weiner exchanged lewd photos of himself on Twitter and yesterday made a “cringe-inducing” public apology.

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International Herald Tribune: Housekeeper Will Testify on Sex Assault, Lawyer Says
 
International Herald Tribune: After Strauss-Kahn’s Arrest, Frenchwomen Speak Out
 
Los Angeles Times: With reported rapes, the DSK case is the exception
 
New York Post: Weiner comes clean
 
Daily Beast: An excruciating confession
 
Chicago Tribune: Oh, just go away 
 
Washington Post: Cartoons in US press on Anthony Weiner

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2017-08-17 Donald Trump

Lebanon repeals 'rape law', but activists say more is needed to protect women

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs.17.08.17: Donald Trump's comments on the violence in Charlottesville continue to draw criticism. The New York Times says the US president has failed...

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2017-08-17 smoking

'Why do French people smoke so much?'

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs.17.08.17: Fresh figures show that tobacco consumption in France has remained stable over the past year, despite efforts by the government to reduce smoking....

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2017-08-16 USA

Trump again blames both sides for Charlottesville violence

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 16.08.17: US President Donald Trump has sparked outrage across party lines for once again blaming both sides for the violence in Charlottesville, in...

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2017-08-16 Emmanuel Macron

'Macron: The shadow of a doubt'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 16.08.17: Papers across France focus on Emmanuel Macron’s first 100 days in office. It’s been a complicated summer for Macron. After riding on a wave of...

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2017-08-15 India

Has the horror of partition overshadowed independence?

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 15.08.2017: As India marks its 70th anniversary of independence, Indian and Pakistani papers do some soul-searching about the violent legacy of...

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