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Playing fair and paying fair: Copyright law gets an internet-age overhaul

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IN THE PRESS

An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2018-01-03

The end of la bise? French mayor says kiss greeting is 'unhygienic and time-costly'

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Wednesday, January 3: Charlie Hebdo's latest edition looks at how life has changed for the weekly, three years after terrorists gunned down 11 people at its newsroom in Paris. In other news, French police are outraged over a filmed attack on a female officer during New Years' Eve. Also, one mayor in France is upending the revered tradition of “la bise”, the two-cheek kiss greeting that she says is a waste of time and not hygienic!

By Dheepthika LAURENT

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2018-09-24 In the papers

'Back from golfing dead': Tiger Woods overcomes pain and scandal to win first tour in 5 years

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, September 24: The Indian government has rolled out an ambitious healthcare subsidy program serving 500 million poor households, but critics say it's a...

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2018-09-21 In the papers

Outfoxed: The mystery of the ‘Croydon Cat Killer’

We take a look at a murder mystery investigation that has been going strong for the past three years and has finally come to an end. Police say they have found the “Croydon Cat...

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2018-09-20 In the papers

Controversial or creative? Chef gets lobsters high before boiling them so they don't suffer

IN THE PAPERS - Thursday, Sept. 20: Pakistan's PM Imran Khan heads to Saudi Arabia and the Emirates for his first official visit. Also, has China's most famous actress Fan...

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2018-09-19 In the papers

Stormy Daniels's X-rated book attacks Trump's presidency - and manhood

IN THE PAPERS - Wednesday, September 19: The UN's latest report gives horrific details of the rape, torture and murder of Rohingya people by the Myanmar military. When will they...

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2018-09-18 In the papers

Should supermodels' catwalk strut be protected by copyright?

IN THE PAPERS - Tuesday, September 18: We look at reactions from the papers as the two Korean leaders meet for a summit aimed at avoiding "clashes and nukes". Also, the papers in...

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