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France 24 Blogs

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FRANCE 24's Caroline Clarkson works on the ticker desk on the TV side of FRANCE 24. Breaking news is what she does, in both French and English. In this blog she gives her point of view on one of the stories she has covered on the ticker - but this ti...

Breaking down the news

Scottish independence referendum: The real unanswered question

In just 10 days' time, the Scottish people (well, those living there) will decide if Scotland should break away from the UK and become independent. Many questions …

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Leela Jacinto is an award-winning international news reporter who has doggedly pursued stories across the globe. Along the way, she has harangued some officials, wined and dined with others, but has always kept her eyes on what's in it for ordinary f...

Newshounding the World

Jailed for refusing to serve in Israel’s Gaza offensive

On Aug. 11, Gilad Halpern will turn 33, but he won’t be home for his birthday. He will mark that milestone in an Israeli prison. That’s the price he’s willing to pay for …

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The German Marshall Fund of the United States is a non-partisan American public policy and grantmaking institution dedicated to promoting better understanding and cooperation between North America and Europe on transatlantic and global issues. This b...

Transatlantic Take

Build Bridges or Borders: Why NATO Cannot Continue with Enlargement Ambiguity

If it chooses enlargement, NATO could reassert itself in security discussions in the post-Soviet sphere by engaging its eastern neighbors through concrete measures aimed …

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Stacie Fleming, executive editor and founder of Paris Girl Couture, is an American fashion journalist living in Paris. She chronicles the latest trends from the runway, shares her secret finds and favorite boutiques in Paris, dishes the supermodel go...

Paris Girl Couture

Saut Hermès 2014 – Riding in Style

In the front row for all things fashion Sport and style united at the fifth annual prestigious Saut Hermès and Grand Prix Hermès …

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France inspires the world's imagination, but what inspires the French? FRANCE 24 journalist Joseph Bamat homes in on the French trends, big and small, that you should know about. From best sellers and chart toppers to opinion leaders and political co...

The Fuss in France

What the French got this Christmas: 2013 consumer trends

After struggling with recession in the first three months of 2013, France’s economy was finally picking up speed as the year came to a close. A look at who cashed in from …

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Catherine Nicholson presents the news and Culture on France 24, and reports from the field on events from the Cannes film festival, to street demos and court cases. This blog is a personal view on some of the events and details that don't quite make...

The newsroom... and beyond

More Culture bites: Meeting Mandela (sort-of)

The stars of the new film "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom" come to Paris for a red carpet premiere: your France 24 friends grill them on accents, icons, and Africa …

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I am a communication professional. Digital communication consultancy is the area of my expertise. Early adopter with a forward critical thinking, I advise clients, accompany them in their digital transformation projects and assist them to grow their...

The Digital Disruption

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What digital brings to Society, Economy and Politics? Is it all about newness? What Digital comes up with? What digital brings to Society, Economy …

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Politics, scandal, gastronomy… Give the French a topic and they'll give you an opinion. With a window on the world from inside one of Europe's most opinionated nations, join FRANCE 24 journalist Sophie Pilgrim in decoding French news and views. Follo...

The French Observatory

The ‘truth’ is France's Roma are France’s problem – not Romania’s

French Interior Minister Manuel Valls defended his Socialist government’s razing of Roma homes on Wednesday and, in what might seem like a shocking admission, said that …

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The World Buzz is a blog produced by the students and faculty from the Division of Global Affairs (DGA) at Rutgers University (http://dga.rutgers.edu/), a top-ranking U.S. research institution located in New Jersey. A distinguished graduate program,...

The World Buzz

Fear, Cynicism and Counterterrorism

This post continues my previous discussion with a look at the vicious cycle of fear and cynicism that often dominates Americans’ thoughts about terrorism, and how the …

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While Paris can boast some great goodies but oldies, FRANCE 24 journalist Rachel Holman takes a look at what charms the city has to offer beyond the Eiffel Tower. From everyone's favourite dive bar to the beauty of Belleville, 'Flipside' gives an unc...

The Flipside of Paris

Row, row, row your boat

Summer in Paris has so far been a dreary affair. It’s basically been a long stretch of grey days and rainy weather. So, just in case you’ve forgotten what to do in the …

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FRANCE 24's International Affairs Editor, Douglas Herbert, cut his journalistic teeth as a print reporter in Russia in the topsy-turvy early 90s, after the Communist collapse. Over a 20-year career, including a long stint at CNN in New York and Londo...

Which reminds me…

Algeria, 50 years on: No commemoration here

The Algerian War is one of those historical episodes that everyone seems to talk about in France – but only in a way that skims the surface. France and Algeria are at …

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FRANCE 24 journalist Nicola Hebden has lived in Paris for two years, taking part in and observing what its wonderful international community has to offer. A Brit Abroad looks at what British people are doing to get involved, from charity events to gi...

A Brit Abroad

The best of British blogs in Paris

There's a veritable abundance of blogs about Paris - its nightlife, museums, restaurants, music scene. And Brits seem to have cracked the magical formula for blogging …

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