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French women speak out about sexual harassment, but what happens next?

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Zimbabwe: Emmerson Mnangagwa pledges to revive failing economy

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Video: FRANCE 24 meets foreigners fighting with Kurds in Syria

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Energy Observer: The world's first hydrogen-powered boat

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The best winter exhibitions

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Shortage of male heirs leads many Japanese families to adopt adult men

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Death of an icon: Remembering fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa

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Black Friday deals: Are they really worth it?

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THE DEBATE

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2012-10-31

Hurricane Sandy

In an election where every vote counts, Hurricane Sandy forces the two candidates to review their schedule... and tone down the rhetoric. Instead, the battle for the White House is going to play out fiercly but more quietly in the trenches as campaigners do all they can to energise potential voters.

  • Andrew REVKIN. Writer for "Dot Earth" Blog, New York Times. Professor, Pace University (from New York);
  • Craig RUTTLE. Freelance Photojournalist (from Little Ferry, New Jersey);
  • Frederic WINCKLER. President, J. Walter Thompson Paris;
  • Ellen WASYLINA. Member, Republicans Abroad;
  • Frederick T. DAVIS. Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Member, Democrats Abroad.
  • Nathan KING. France 24 Correspondent (from Dayton, Ohio).

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Shamira Muhammad.

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2017-11-23 Fatah

Palestinian reconciliation: Will Fatah, Hamas agreement succeed?

The two leading Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas have agreed to hold general elections by the end of 2018. The decision is being seen by some as a milestone, since the last...

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2017-11-22 Lebanon

Hard bargaining: Lebanon prime minister returns and suspends resignation

Two weeks after he stunned everyone by announcing from Saudi Arabia that he was quitting, Saad Hariri finally returned to Beirut to tender his resignation to the country's...

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2017-11-21 Libya

Enslaved in Libya: What to do about exploited African migrants?

A slave auction - in 2017. The video aired last week on CNN, confirming what had come out in a long string of reports and testimony: that Libyans were preying on sub-Saharan...

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2017-11-20 Germany

Has Merkel still got it? German chancellor weakened as coalition talks collapse

Should the rest of Europe worry? Germany's president called on cooler heads to prevail after he received Angela Merkel the day after coalition talks collapsed. She's still in the...

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2017-11-16 COP23

Clearing the air: How to make Paris climate agreement stick?

The planet's getting warmer, faster; China's carbon emissions are back on the rise; India's capital is blanketed in what feels like record smog; and the United States is not only...

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