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Cuba without a Castro: A new country on the horizon?

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The beekeeper who helped save Sinjar women

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A fresh take on the news big and bizarre in the newspapers, on websites, blogs and social media. From Monday to Friday at 8.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2017-05-18

Short 'reprieve' on social media ban ahead of Iran's election

We look at the impact of social media among candidates and electors on the eve of Iran's presidential election. We also look at reactions to the deaths of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell and Fox News founder Roger Ailes. Finally, a WWII American GI gets his bracelet back - 73 years after he lost it in battle!

By Dheepthika LAURENT

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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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