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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 : 2011-11-22

Tahrir back to Square One

Egypt dominates the world's headlines - as the media weigh in on what's really behind the latest violence in Tahrir Square, and what activists should do to recapture their revolution.

The Guardian invites a series of Egyptian panellists to discuss the current unrest - and some say the army is deliberately stirring this up so as to take control later.

The Atlantic sets out the argument against postponing elections - while the Arabist puts the case for a civilian transitional government, now.

The Huffington Post has what other media aren't saying about the super committee failure - such as whether the Occupy movement put the Democrats off making concessions.

And feminist site Jezebel looks at a challenge set to ad agencies - how to get Indian and Chinese parents to want daughters.

By Elena CASAS

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2014-09-18 Nicolas Sarkozy

France watches as Scotland votes

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 18.09.14: French papers react to the Scottish independence referendum. Also, where are Hollande's dwindling supporters? And Nicolas Sarkozy makes new...

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2014-09-17 Scotland

Salmond's 'emotional eve-of poll plea to Scots to seize their historic opportunity'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 17.09.14: All eyes turn to Scotland today. With just 24 hours before the hotly anticipated independence referendum, the gloves are coming off. Also,...

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2014-09-17 Socialist Party (France)

'Valls is starting to act like Hollande'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 17.09.14: Manuel Valls and his narrow vote of confidence are in the spotlight today. Up until the last minute, the French Prime Minister tried to sway...

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2014-09-16 French economy

Is Valls crying wolf?

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 16.09.14: Prime Minister Manuel Valls is in the spotlight today. For the second time in five months he’s going to ask lawmakers to give him a vote of...

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2014-09-16 immigration

Prospect of separation from Scotland stirs sadness in England and Wales

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 16.09.14: The leaders of the three main parties at Westminster have signed a pledge in the Daily Record to devolve more powers to Scotland, if Scots...

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