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Word to the Wise, Mr. Macron: Stay humble

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Macron's first round celebratory bash: too brash?

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Kasai province killings : government releases footage allegedly showing execution of UN investigators

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France's First Round Controversies

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THE CAMPAIGN BEAT

"Front National" makes it to the second round for the first time since 2002

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THE DEBATE

Macron vs. Le Pen: Unprecedented choice in French presidential election (part 1)

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THE DEBATE

Macron vs. Le Pen: Unprecedented choice in French presidential election (part 2)

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Khatia Buniatishvili, the 'pop star pianist'

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IN THE PAPERS

French press review: Macron 'just a step away' from Elysée Palace

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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 : 2012-07-31

'In Syria, jihadist fighters hijack battle'

FRENCH PAPERS, Tues. 31/07/12: There's growing concern about the rise of jidahist fighters in Syria; Le Figaro outlines French proposals for UN intervention in Mali; Le Monde weighs up the contenders for the UMP's top job; and L'Humanité investigates why less French people are going on holiday.

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2017-04-25 Emmanuel Macron

Word to the Wise, Mr. Macron: Stay humble

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Tuesday, April 25: The anglophone papers have some choice words of wisdom for Emmanuel Macron as campaigning begins for the runoff vote against Marine le...

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2017-04-25 Emmanuel Macron

Macron's first round celebratory bash: too brash?

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Tuesday, April 25: Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron comes under fire for a dinner party he hosted after winning the first round in a gesture some say is...

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2017-04-24 French Presidential Elections 2017

French press review: Macron 'just a step away' from Elysée Palace

The French papers weigh in on Sunday's presidential election results. Le Parisien headlines on the "Macron Sensation", as the centrist presidential candidate secures his place in...

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2017-04-21 French Presidential Elections 2017

French papers react to Champs-Élysées attack

French daily Le Parisien reacts with "anger and disgust" to Thursday night's attack on the Champs-Élysées, in which a policeman was killed just days before France heads to the...

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2017-04-21 French Presidential Elections 2017

Press review: Champs-Élysées attack is 'valuable propaganda' for far right

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 21.04.17: European and American papers worry that Thursday's terrorist attack will propel far-right candidate Marine Le Pen to victory in the French...

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