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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 : 2017-12-04

French zoo to name panda cub in 'baptism' ceremony led by Brigitte Macron

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Monday, December 4: The French island of Corsica votes overwhelmingly for a nationalist leader in territorial elections. It shuts down fears that Catalonia's separatist bid may have a knock-on effect in Europe. Also, New Caledonia is gearing up for its independence vote next year and the French conservative party prepares to elect its new leader. Finally, Brigitte Macron will preside over a “baptism” ceremony for a French zoo's four-month-old panda cub!

By Dheepthika LAURENT

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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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2018-09-17 In the papers

Berta Cáceres murder trial: Was Honduran govt involved in environmentalist's death?

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, September 17: We look ahead to a crucial meeting between Turkey and Russia to discuss the looming battle in Syria's last rebel-held province of Idlib....

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2018-09-14 In the papers

'Can you imagine de Gaulle selling mugs?' Elysée palace launches pop-up store

IN THE PAPERS - Friday, September 14: As Hurricane Florence swirls into the Southeast US, Donald Trump kicks up a storm of a different kind by denying the death toll from last...

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2018-09-13 In the papers

Protest or disrespect? Australian schoolgirl's anthem protest sparks national debate

IN THE PAPERS - Thursday, September 13: Should the Catholic Church re-evaluate celibacy among priests? That's one of the questions asked in the papers after a new report reveals...

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2018-09-12 In the papers

'Monster' storm to hit the US

Wednesday, 12 September 2018: We take a look at how the American press is covering the approaching Hurricane Florence and see why some citizens decide to "hunker down at home"...

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