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South Carolina Primary looks to be " bare knuckle brawl"

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First hurdle cleared in bid to amend French constitution

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'Sombre but sober' atmosphere at mining conference as profits sink

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US accuses Kigali of 'destabilizing activities' in Burundi

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Bernie Sanders fires up the grass roots

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Rage against the machine: Trump and Sanders win big in New Hampshire primary (part 2)

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THE DEBATE

Rage against the machine: Trump and Sanders win big in New Hampshire primary (part 1)

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EU: Is agriculture getting greener? (part 1)

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TALKING EUROPE

EU: Is agriculture getting greener? (part 2)

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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 : 2011-09-08

GOP candidates: strangers to the truth?

Thursday's international pick of the press focuses on the US election - why Republican candidates' statements don't quite tally with the truth, and the challenges Obama needs to address in his big jobs speech

The New York Times picks the factual holes in Republican candidates' statements in last night's debate, while the Huffington Post looks at the skeletons in Rick Perry's closet.

The New Yorker has some advice for Obama ahead of the big jobs speech.

The Guardian looks at protests by 9/11 firefighters - becasue the federal government won't pay for their cancer care.

By Elena CASAS

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2016-02-11 Donald Trump

South Carolina Primary looks to be " bare knuckle brawl"

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 11.02.16: As the dust settles on New Hampshire Republicans are hoping South Carolina brings some clarity to the race. The New York Times reporting...

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2016-02-11 François Hollande

First hurdle cleared in bid to amend French constitution

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 11.02.16: The focus is on French politics, with President François Hollande set to announce a government reshuffle of ministerial posts. Le Figaro reports...

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2016-02-10 Syria

The stolen youth of refugee minors

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 10.02.16: Le Monde features a heartbreaking report on the fate of young refugees often left to fend for themselves and prey to human traffickers....

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2016-02-10 French Parliament

Where were the MPs for the vote?

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 10.02.16: The French Parliament is in the spotlight today. MPs have been voting on a controversial bill to amend the constitution in the wake of last year’s...

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2016-02-09 Syria

'There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 09.02.16: Syria is in the spotlight today. UN investigators accuse Bashar al-Assad’s regime of "crimes against humanity", while Russian air strikes...

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