Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

EYE ON AFRICA

Chad’s ex-dictator Hissène Habré sentenced to life in prison

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

‘The best way to afford a suit is to get a job’

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

Railway workers to add to French strike misery

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'What does the social unrest mean about France?'

Read more

THE DEBATE

Fallujah: Make or break, Iraq offensive led by Shiite militia (part 1)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Fallujah: Make or break, Iraq offensive led by Shiite militia (part 2)

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

Social media turns ugly after Cincinnati zoo episode

Read more

FOCUS

Victims speak out about alleged abuse by French priests

Read more

ENCORE!

Music Show: Emily Loizeau, Paul Simon, James Blake

Read more

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 : 2012-03-02

Le Figaro reporter safe and sound in Lebanon

In today's French papers - Le Figaro celebrates the safe extraction of its correspondent Edith Bouvier from Homs, and has the election campaign degenerated into personal insults?

Le Figaro held its front page this morning for the news that its correspondent Edith Bouvier was safe and sound in Lebanon - while Le Monde looks at what will now happen to those left in Homs.

Libération attacks Nicolas Sarkozy - after he accused rival François Hollande of encouraging a riot when protesters threw eggs at the President.

Le Parisien headlines on the ill-gotten gains of African leaders - the subject of an investigation that could confiscate them here in Paris.

By Elena CASAS

COMMENT(S)

Archives

2016-05-31 labour law

'What does the social unrest mean about France?'

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 31.05.16: French papers continue to focus on the ongoing social unrest. The country is bracing itself for fresh strikes against the government’s new labour...

Read more

2016-05-31 Chad

Social media turns ugly after Cincinnati zoo episode

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 31.05.16: Papers across the world react to the trial of the former Head of State of Chad. Yesterday Hissène Habré was found guilty of crimes against...

Read more

2016-05-27 France

Salon's message to Republicans: 'You are stuck with him now!'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 27.05.16: Papers around the world focus on the social unrest in France, US President Barack Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima, Donald Trump's more...

Read more

2016-05-27 labour law

'Time Out': Le Parisien calls for calm amid social unrest

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 27.05.16: Papers are still dominated by the continued social unrest against the government’s contested labour reform. Le Parisien calls for calm before...

Read more

2016-05-26 Israel

Netanyahu's coalition: 'Israel's dark hour'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thursday, May 26: There are a lot of opinion pieces on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's new coalition. Meanwhile, Amnesty International accuses...

Read more