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Could France's Macron be Europe's climate hero?

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Award-winning author Lionel Shriver: Trump 'stole my idea'

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DR Congo authorities find ten more mass graves in Kasai

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Poll suggests Trump presidency takes toll on US image abroad

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IN THE PAPERS

France's new parliament: 'Debutante ball' at the Bourbon Palace

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THE DEBATE

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2015-09-24

Das Auto, Der Skandal: Volkswagen's widening emissions crisis (part 2)

So much for German reliability. Volkswagen has owned up to deliberately tricking diesel emissions tests with a neat little spyware device. Why do it? Nissan executives bowing in shame is nothing compared to some of the zinger apologies we have heard over the past 72 hours, but what will be the true fallout for the company, for the future of the diesel engine and for Germany's reputation as champion of green energy? Will it prompt wider soul searching about cheating the system in the digital age?

Produced by: Charles Wente, François Wibaux, Diaraye Bah and David Beaux.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Douglas BOLDUC

Managing Editor, Automotive News Europe

Berry VAN GESTEL

Former Chairman of Cadillac and Corvette in France

Christophe CHAPTAL DE CHANTELOUP

Former director of Marketing and Communication for Peugeot Scooter

Agnès MICHEL

Economic Issues Commitee, French Green Party

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2017-06-27 FARC

Farewell to arms? Crucial Step for Colombia peace process (full debate)

A ceremony marking the disarmament of Latin America's oldest guerilla movement takes place in of Mesetas, Colombia. Marxist Farc militants lay down their guns and officially...

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2017-06-26 Narendra MODI

Modi meets Trump: The ties that bind US, India leaders

How much do Donald Trump and Narendra Modi really have in common? Their personal lifestyles may be radically different but both are nationalists with strong personalities, who...

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2017-06-22 Emmanuel Macron

Macron's marching orders: New French president's first EU summit

Emmanuel Macron sounded like a man in charge as he chastised East European leaders that flout common rules on refugees and freedom of speech. At his first EU summit as French...

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2017-06-21 Queen Elizabeth II

Queen's Speech: Monarch outlines two-year plan as Brexit looms

Our panel of guests focus on the state opening of parliament in London, where the Queen usually reads out the government's to-do list for the year ahead. Brexit featured front...

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2017-06-20 Middle East

The Scramble for Syria: What happens after Raqqa falls?

There's the battle for Raqqa but what about the battle for Syria? The shooting down of a Syrian jet by the US military, plus an Iran-made drone in the southeast late this...

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