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Latest update : 2014-06-06

Tweeting D-Day as it happened

The UK Cabinet Office and Canadian TV had live tweets recreating the Normandy Landings moment by moment 70 years ago, an opportunity to watch D-Day unfold in real time. Commemorations were marked by diplomatic tensions and the hope the historic gathering of world leaders could help ease the current Ukraine crisis. Looking to next week, the World Cup is set to begin amid protests and strikes. We look, too, at a French satirical magazine doing a Conchita Wurst-style makeover on the national squad.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2018-04-18 Cuba

Fakes, lies and videotape

As Cuba prepares for a new president, without the Castro name, many are asking if it will bring any real change to the country. Plus, the fake video that makes you question the...

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2018-04-17 Emmanuel Macron

Macron proposes European 'citizen consultations' and warns of 'civil war'

The French president has addressed the European Parliament over growing divisions in Europe, saying citizen consultations are the way forward in a bid to reconnect Europeans with...

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2018-04-16 China

Prime-time interview of Macron breaks all the codes

Two interviewers, known for their tough and uncompromising style, grilled Emmanuel Macron yesterday for around three hours. The French president received lots of praise for his...

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2018-04-13 Paris attacks (Nov. 13)

Comey's book gets stormy reception

A French newspaper courts controversy by printing a lengthy feature on the so-called "ISIS Landlord". Jawad Bendaoud rented a flat to two of the terrorists who targeted Paris in...

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2018-04-12 Syria

Netflix cans Cannes

As Eastern Ghouta is returned to Syrian regime control, we look at those fleeing the region. An uncertain future awaits them, after months of bombardment. Plus, Netflix pulls out...

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