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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2013-02-27

'Crisis in Italy, malaise in Europe'

FRENCH PAPERS, Weds. 27/02/13: French papers largely focus on the Italian election and how Europe is reacting. La Croix says the result sends a message to Italian politicians to clean up their act and is a warning for austerity-driven Brussels. Le Figaro takes a closer look at Egyptian tourism after the fatal hot air balloon accident. And Libération profiles a steamy kiss-and-tell about former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

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Some articles from today’s French press review:

LA CROIX: Italian-style earthquake

LIBERATION: Never-ending austerity

LE FIGARO: Italian warning

LE FIGARO: Egyptian tourism falls apart

LIBERATION: Beautiful and stupid

By Florence VILLEMINOT

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2014-10-29 Ebola

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