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'Looking for Oum Kulthum': Breaking the glass ceiling in the art world

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"Alabama sent a message to women"

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French MPs learn to meditate

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African leaders meet in Paris ahead of G5 Sahel summit

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USA: Voters speak out ahead of Alabama Senate race

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Facebook to pay taxes where it earns advertising revenue

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Arnie sets green example in Paris

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One Planet Summit: Who's going to pay for the switch to renewable energy?

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IN THE PAPERS

An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2016-11-21

'Dark horse' Fillon: The man who could be French president

The French papers dissect the surprising results of the first ever conservative primary election. The "dark horse" François Fillon came out on top, taking all the press by surprise, with the left-leaning Liberation positively gleeful in seeing "nasty little duck" Nicolas Sarkozy out of the race.

By Dheepthika LAURENT

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2017-12-13 Senate (USA)

"Alabama sent a message to women"

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. Dec. 13, 2017 : In Alabama, papers celebrate their state's choice to elect Democrat Doug Jones to senate, "rejecting" Repulican Roy Moore, accused of...

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2017-12-13 terrorism

French MPs learn to meditate

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. Dec. 13, 2017: It's a week of summits here in Paris! French papers look ahead to today's summit meeting on G5 Sahel forces fighting jihadists in Africa's...

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2017-12-12 climate change

Is This Bear a Victim of Climate Change? Maybe, But Maybe Not

INTERNATIONAL PRESS - Tues. 12.12.2017: The Paris climate summit isn't only making headlines in the French press. International papers are also heavily covering the "One Planet...

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2017-12-12 Emmanuel Macron

One Planet Summit: Hop on that green bike, Emmanuel!

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 12.12.2017: With the "One Planet Summit" in full swing in Paris, the French press is all about climate change and what the summit means for Emmanuel Macron...

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2017-12-11 Emmanuel Macron

Macron Presses Netanyahu on Jerusalem

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Mon. 11.12.2017: We take a look how Israeli papers are covering Emmanuel Macron's meeting with the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday. We...

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