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Fatal flooding in France

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Music show: NOLA French Connection Brass Band, Yoko Ono & Neneh Cherry

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US Supreme Court decision boosts anti-abortion activists in California

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Beginning of the end for 'Mutti'? State election reflects Merkel's unpopularity

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Spain's Europe minister rules out new Catalan independence referendum

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From young apprentices to accomplished craftsmen, from farmers to Michelin-starred chefs... We meet the people who keep French heritage alive. Saturday at 7.20 am. Or you can catch it online from Friday.

Latest update : 2017-10-06

The beauty of Lake Geneva, from the mountains to the shore

Situated on the Franco-Swiss border, Lake Geneva is a paradise hidden among the mountains. Spanning 580km2, its vast fish stocks excite local fishermen and delight restaurant owners. French workers enjoy the scenic commute as they head to their offices over the border in Switzerland. Marine scientists also flock to the area, while the landscape has inspired artists for centuries. FRANCE 24 takes you to discover its natural beauty.

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2018-10-12 You are here

The Piton de la Fournaise volcano: Sparks fly on France’s Reunion Island

It's one of the most active volcanoes on earth. The Piton de la Fournaise, on France's Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean, continues to erupt regularly. Classed as a UNESCO World...

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2018-10-08 You are here

Les Calanques: The idyllic coves of the south of France

In the south of France, the rocky inlets known as "Les Calanques" become popular as soon as spring arrives. Whether it's in Figuerolles, Cassis, Port-Miou or Marseille, these...

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2018-09-28 You are here

The mines and mills of France's Ardennes region

There's not a red tile or thatched roof in sight across France's Ardennes region. This border region with Belgium is instead covered with the grey tones of slate, which was mined...

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2018-09-21 You are here

Yes they cancan: Backstage at the Moulin Rouge

Its dancers, costumes and music have dazzled spectators since 1889. Today, the Moulin Rouge still attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year, curious to enter this...

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2018-09-14 You are here

From Biscarrosse to Biarritz: A journey along France's Atlantic coast

FRANCE 24 takes you on a journey along France's southern Atlantic coast, from Biscarrosse to Biarritz. We travel along 140 kilometres of forest, sand dunes and beaches to meet...

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