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Hollande's presidency off the rails?

Later edition of MediaWatch - we look at François Hollande's attempts to get his Presidency 'back on the rails' with a two-day train trip to Dijon in order to meet and greet the people. His popularity ratings have hit an historic low. Mark Owen and I also discuss Dijon mustard and mayonnaise... and Sarkozy's attempts to capitalise on Hollande's unpopularity.

By James CREEDON

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2017-08-22 Donald Trump

A closer look at Trump's Afghan policy

A closer look at how Donald Trump's Afghan strategy came into being, and arguments in favour and against it. Also, US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's wife is under fire for...

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Trump: An expensive president to protect

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2017-08-18 Spain

'Siempre vida Barcelona'

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2017-08-16 Donald Trump

Trump's 'unprecedented transgression'

Le Monde, along with other media around the world, is leading on Donald Trump's press conference on Tuesday where he appeared to "draw a moral equivalence between anti-racist...

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2017-08-15 Donald Trump

Are Trump's deleted retweets accidental or calculated?

Donald Trump seems to have attacked the media again by retweeting a meme showing a Trump-labeled train crashing into the CNN logo. The retweet was subsequently deleted. We ask...

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