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Indian uranium mines take heavy toll on people and environment

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Provocative sculpture 'unplugged'

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François Hollande: The mid-term blues

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French papers pay tribute to Christophe de Margerie

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Anti-IS group fighters: When foreigners join the fight against jihadists

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Pistorius and the lone walk to prison

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Armed clowns terrify the north of France

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Central African Republic: Stability still a struggle ahead of 2015 elections

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FRANCE 24

CANADA

Shots fired near Canadian parliament in Ottawa

A Canadian soldier was shot at the Canadian War Memorial in Ottawa and a shooter was seen running towards the nearby parliament buildings, where more shots were fired, according to media and eyewitness reports on Wednesday.

FRANCE 24

FRANCE - RUSSIA

French team probes Total boss's deadly Moscow crash

French investigators have arrived in Moscow following the death of Christophe de Margerie, head of French oil giant Total, in an airport runway crash on Monday night. They will be following a number of lines of enquiry.

FRANCE 24

OBITUARY

US editor Ben Bradlee of Watergate fame dies

Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died on Tuesday. He was 93.

FRANCE 24

Frank Gehry's Louis Vuitton Foundation (left), Sonia Delaunay's

ART

Shock and awe as Paris art scene comes alive

Los Angeles artist Paul McCarthy's notorious "butt plug" is gone, felled in a night raid by crusading defenders of the faith. But there are plenty of other reasons why art buffs from all over the world really ought to be in Paris right now.

FRANCE 24

USA - NORTH KOREA

US citizen released from North Korea

The White House said on Tuesday that detained American tourist Jeffrey Fowle had been released from North Korea and was on his way home to be with his family.

FRANCE 24

CANADA

Canadian soldier’s death ‘linked to terrorism’

A hit-and-run that claimed the life of one of two Canadian soldiers in Quebec was carried out by a suspected Islamist militant “clearly linked to terrorist ideology,” the country’s federal Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney said on Tuesday.