Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

BUSINESS DAILY

Greece turns the page on eight years of bailout programmes

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Jacob Zuma corruption scandal: influence-peddling inquiry opens

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

#MeToo accuser is accused in turn

Read more

THE DEBATE

Venezuela's Meltdown

Read more

THE INTERVIEW

'A lot of IS group fighters are underground,' says US-led coalition spokesman

Read more

FOCUS

Surviving hyperinflation in Venezuela

Read more

IN THE PRESS

'A #MeToo leader made deal with her own accuser'

Read more

INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Indigenous peoples: Fighting discrimination

Read more

MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

From Turkey to Iran: (re)inventing kebab

Read more

FOCUS

Our Focus programme brings you exclusive reports from around the world. From Monday to Friday at 7.45 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2018-02-05

France's thriving American football scene

Today's headlines in the US are dominated by the result of the Super Bowl. But did you know that American football is thriving here in France? Last year, Team France even won gold at the World Games, with players and coaches coming over from across the Atlantic. Claire Paccalin and Armelle Caux report.

A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and Laura Burloux.

By Claire PACCALIN , Alexandra RENARD , Armelle CAUX

Archives

2018-08-20 Focus

Surviving hyperinflation in Venezuela

In Venezuela, the government has knocked five zeroes off the refurbished Bolívar in a desperate attempt to control hyperinflation. The Bolívar Soberano is anchored to a...

Read more

2018-07-27 Focus

So rich but so poor: Protests erupt in Iraq's oil-rich south

For the past three weeks, Iraq has been rocked by protests. They began in the southern province of Basra, home to over 70 percent of Iraq's oil reserves, and quickly spread to...

Read more

2018-07-26 Focus

Versailles, the enduring appeal of one of France's most iconic monuments

Built 400 years ago, the Palace of Versailles is one of France's most iconic monuments. Eight million people come to visit it every year. A symbol of King Louis XIV's absolute...

Read more

2018-07-25 Focus

Imran Khan vs Shabaz Sharif: Pakistan's tight election race

This Wednesday, Pakistanis went to the polls to elect a new parliament, this as the IS group claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed dozens of people near a polling...

Read more

2018-07-24 Focus

Vegan activism: What's the beef?

French butchers have asked for police protection to deal with an increase in violence by vegan groups. According to their union, about 50 butchers and fishmongers have been...

Read more