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Should supermodels' catwalk strut be protected by copyright?

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Spaniards divided over future of Franco monument

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Former German diplomat Joachim Bitterlich: 'We cannot accept any extremism'

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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 : 2018-02-20

Meet Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer: Angela Merkel's 'mini-me'

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Tuesday, February 20: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is on an official visit with his family to India, but finds himself embroiled in a controversy involving Sikh separatists in Canada. Also, Angela Merkel nominates her "Mini-Me", Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, who could run the conservative party one day. Also, we look at the new reality facing teachers in the US and finally, the US nordic combined team find an ingenious way to train in the winter!

For more on our stories, check out the links below:

Find out why Justin Trudeau's facing the heat on his official trip to India.

In Germany, Angela Merkel stuns her party by appointing a new secretary general, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, her "mini-me" as the British daily The Times puts it.

And in the wake of the Parkland school shooting, are teachers in the US now expected to die for their students? One teacher gives us insight into her new reality in Vox.

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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