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Life sentence for UK academic an "injustice" and "slap in the face"

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THE DEBATE

Her way or the highway? Theresa May and the rocky road to Brexit

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BUSINESS DAILY

Nissan board meets to discuss Carlos Ghosn's future

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THE INTERVIEW

‘General Haftar wants to be part of political process,’ says UN Libya envoy

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MEDIAWATCH

More hurdles for May's Brexit deal

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THE INTERVIEW

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's widow on keeping his legacy alive

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MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

Returning to Raqqa, a city still in ruins

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FOCUS

China's stolen children, a nationwide scourge

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ENCORE!

Film show: 'Girls of the Sun', 'Yomeddine', 'Chéries-Chéris'

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ENCORE!

How do artists and writers see the world? We take you to the crossroads where culture meets the news and engages with what's happening in our lives today. From Monday to Friday at 12.15 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2016-01-28

Brad Pitt’s art teacher Colin Davidson's Silent Testimony

Irish artist Colin Davidson speaks to Eve Jackson about teaching Brad Pitt to paint, his portrait of Angela Merkel on the cover of Time Magazine and his new exhibition showing the different faces of Northern Ireland's Troubles at Paris' Irish Cultural Centre.

By Eve JACKSON

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2018-11-21 ENCORE!

Film show: 'Girls of the Sun', 'Yomeddine', 'Chéries-Chéris'

Peshmerga fighters take centre stage in French feature "Girls of the Sun"; film critic Lisa Nesselson tells us why this compelling story fails to set the screen alight in...

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2018-11-20 ENCORE!

New show! The best of television this November

FRANCE 24's new show about television with TV critic Dheepthika Laurent and presenter Eve Jackson brings you the latest reviews about what's on the small screen. In the first...

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2018-11-19 ENCORE!

Music show: Serpentwithfeet on reinventing gospel with complex visions of gay black love

One of a kind voice, experimental pop artist Serpentwithfeet speaks to Encore about making tender music that the world needs right now, being a former choir boy and working with...

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2018-11-16 ENCORE!

The Land of the Rising Sun comes to La République

France and Japan are celebrating 160 years of diplomatic ties with a cultural season of the very best of Japanese art, architecture, performance and cinema. Olivia...

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2018-11-15 ENCORE!

David LaChapelle: 'Celebrity is replacing religion in these times of turmoil'

David LaChapelle speaks to Eve Jackson about working with stars like Kim Kardashian, Michael Jackson and Miley Cyrus, the time he fired Madonna and how moving to a remote part of...

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