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South Africa's French learning curve

French is spoken in many countries in continental Africa, but South Africa has not been a place traditionally associated with the French language. That could be about to change, with French being increasingly synonymous with "chic". One university professor has tapped into this new energy to promote the Romance language.

By Stephen CARSTENS , Caroline DUMAY , Ayesha ISMAIL

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2015-04-28 Emission courte

2015-04-28 06:44 FOCUS

Exclusive reports from the France 24 correspondents around the world.

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2015-04-27 cyber crime

France steps up cyber defence in wake of attacks

Since the Paris terror attacks in January, thousands of French websites have fallen victim to cyber attacks. Just two weeks ago, hackers claiming to be from the Islamic State...

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2015-04-24 Armenia

Video: Meeting Marseille's Armenian community

Exactly a century ago, the Ottoman Empire instituted measures that would lead to the deaths of one and a half million ethnic Armenians. Fleeing what later came to be recognised...

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2015-04-23 Lebanon

Lebanon, a second home for Armenians

Fleeing the 1915 genocide perpetrated by Ottoman troops, large numbers of Armenians sought refuge in Lebanon. The country's multi-faith society meant that they were able to...

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2015-04-22 abortion

Morocco: Government considers relaxing abortion ban

In Morocco, the government is considering relaxing a ban on abortions in order to allow women to legally terminate pregnancies under certain circumstances. King Mohammed VI has...

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