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Latest update : 2012-02-15

Has Facebook killed love?

MEDIAWATCH FRANCE, Tues. 14/2/2012: A cynical student writing in Le Monde says love has been killed by Facebook. Is he right? Also, France awaits the announcement of Nicolas Sarkozy's running for re-election, expected tomorrow. Finally, François Hollande seems to be more pro-business when speaking to the British press than to his own electorate.

By James CREEDON

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2016-02-08 Beyonce

Beyoncé's Black Power Message

Media Watch casts an eye over the Super Bowl half-time show that's got everyone talking. Beyoncé sends out an unequivocal political message and it could usher in a new era for...

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2016-02-08 Angela Merkel

Merkel's Migrant Conundrum

Media Watch takes a look at how the migrant crisis is affecting the German Chancellor's popularity. Angela Merkel has seen her ratings fall by almost 20 percent in the last year....

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2016-02-05 Julian Assange

Assange #ArbitrarilyDetained

Media Watch takes a look at the reactions, both analytical and witty, to the UN Working Group's finding that Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained". Assange's supporters...

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2016-02-04 France

#JeSuisCirconflexe: French tweeters lament loss of ‘little hat’ over some words

Grammarphobes would have been well-advised to stay off French-language Twitter today. The major trend topic was a reform of French spelling which includes doing away with the...

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2016-02-03 UK

#Brexit or #UKinEU?

The British press slams David Cameron for his attempts to forge a deal with the EU ahead of an "in" or "out" referendum regarding Britain’s membership of the economic and...

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