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French jobless rate breaks 3 million barrier

The French government is scrambling to save a generation as record unemployment hits young people the hardest. Also, gang warfare appears to worsen in Marseille as a Socialist senator calls for the army to be sent in. Finally, France's annual American film festival kicks off in Deauville on the Normandy coast.

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2014-04-18 Socialist Party (France)

New PM Manuel Valls outlines priorities

This week, the French Prime minister announces deep public spending cuts running into tens of billions of euros. Next, the country's defence minister promises to crack down on...

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2014-04-11 television

Politics: New PM Manuel Valls outlines priorities

This week, France's new prime minister makes a passionate maiden speech, promising to turn the struggling economy around. Also, an Amnesty International report singles out France...

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2014-04-04 wildlife

Politics: Challenges ahead for new PM

This week, President François Hollande reshuffles his government following the Socialist Party’s poor showing at local elections. Manuel Valls becomes the new Prime Minister....

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2014-03-28 art

French politics: Is the cabinet set for a reshuffle?

This week, all eyes are on what action President Hollande will take after his party's dismal showing in nationwide municipal elections. Next, the president of China pays a state...

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2014-03-18 François Hollande

Local elections: The fight for the French capital

This week, we bring you a special programme dedicated to the upcoming local elections here in France. We begin by looking at who's who in the race to be the next Mayor of Paris....

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