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Ending the war in Syria: 'We do not want the Gaddafi scenario'

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Argentina close to bailout deal as central bank chief quits

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Ethiopia violence: 1,200 detained after Addis Ababa clashes

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Macron's former bodyguard's gun selfie

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Which world order? Trump, Macron spell out rival visions at UN

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Debra Granik: 'There aren't many women who love making films about blood and gore'

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Medical breakthrough? Researchers find way to tackle Alzheimer's

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Jihadists, but no terror attacks: The case of Italy

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A controversial pastor in Haiti, pollution in Casablanca, and more

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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 : 2016-09-09

'Hell or High Water', a Texan Western with grit

Bank heists, outlaws and wise-cracking rangers set the scene for the new West, as Scottish director David Mackenzie dusts off the genre with "Hell or High Water", a Texan crime caper starring Chris Pine and Jeff Bridges. Meanwhile, Franco-Vietnamese director Tran Anh Hung unveils his latest cross-generational film "Eternity". Next, with Brazil in frame, we head behind the pictures as the International Photojournalism Festival of Perpignan winds down in France.

And hot off the success of their chart-topping debut "Bad Blood", British indie pop phenomenon Bastille open up about their much anticipated follow-up, "Wild World".

By Mariam SAAB

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2018-09-25 ENCORE!

Debra Granik: 'There aren't many women who love making films about blood and gore'

The director who discovered Jennifer Lawrence discusses her latest film "Leave No Trace" as it's released in France. Adapted from the book "My Abandonment" by Peter Rock, the...

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2018-09-24 ENCORE!

Music show: ‘Big Brothers’ Winston McAnuff & Fixi

Jamaican reggae star Winston McAnuff has once again got together with French accordion player Fixi, from the musette-rap group Java, resulting in their third studio album “Big...

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2018-09-21 ENCORE!

A Pulitzer Prize-winning 'Trajectory': Richard Russo on writing small town America

His novels and short stories have garnered literary prizes on both sides of the Atlantic, with critics hailing them as quiet chronicles of the contemporary American experience....

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2018-09-20 ENCORE!

Writers Lauren Groff and Michael Chabon on Trump, marriage and being a parent in 2018

Two of America's most exciting, impressive and loved writers Lauren Groff and Michael Chabon join Eve Jackson on the occasion of the Festival America, a book festival just...

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