Are they too cosy in their slippers now they are in power? Left-wing daily Libération suggests they could be. The paper is talking about the ruling Socialists as they start their annual conference in La Rochelle in the Charente, a region known for its traditional grandpa-style moccasins. That's the focus for this look at the French press for Friday 24th August, 2012.
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Live from the newsroom, FRANCE 24's Oliver Farry provides an overview of the French newspaper headlines.
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