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France says it's time to move migrants from Calais camp
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France says it's time to move migrants from Calais camp
1 day ago

France says "the time has come" to evacuate around half of the jungle migrant camp in Calais

French public to decide on much-hated airport plan
Men work on a banner which translate as "No to Notre-Dame-des-Landes airport". Photo: AFP

French public to decide on much-hated airport plan
1 day ago

After years of protests the French president says the fate of the much-criticised Notre-Dame-des-Landes airport project in western France will now be in the hands of the public.

France launches enquiry into failings around terror attacks
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France launches enquiry into failings around terror attacks
1 day ago

Could France have prevented the two terror attacks of 2015? French MPs have set up an enquiry to find out.

Did Paris pinch its 2024 Olympic Games logo?
The Paris Olympic logo, left, and 4 Global, right.

Did Paris pinch its 2024 Olympic Games logo?
2 days ago

The logo sure looks familiar...

Five ways France throws money down the drain
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Five ways France throws money down the drain
2 days ago

France needs to raise the cost of taking the Paris Metro, according to a report into how the country is wasting money.

French taxi wars
Uber bosses in court as French taxis demand €100m
Manager of Uber France Thibaud Simphal. Photo: AFP

Uber bosses in court as French taxis demand €100m
2 days ago

The trial of two French executives from Uber was due to start in Paris on Thursday and it could be a costly one for both them and the company.

Six pupils killed in second school bus crash in France
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Six pupils killed in second school bus crash in France
2 days ago

Six pupils were killed in the second fatal school bus crash in France in just two days, after a truck's side panel sliced through the side of the vehicle.

Bataclan to undergo post-attacks renovation
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Bataclan to undergo post-attacks renovation
2 days ago

The Bataclan concert hall is going to be given a major renovation before it reopens later this year.

Fabius quits as Hollande pins hopes on final reshuffle
Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and President François Hollande. Photo: AFP

Fabius quits as Hollande pins hopes on final reshuffle
3 days ago

France's foreign minister quit on Wednesday as the French president hopes a final reshuffle will boost his government's popularity before next year's elections.

'Two children killed' in French school bus crash
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'Two children killed' in French school bus crash
3 days ago

A crash involving a school bus in eastern France has left two children dead, according to reports.

Seven saved after 22 hours trapped in French cave
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Seven saved after 22 hours trapped in French cave
3 days ago

A group of cavers was safely pulled from an underground chasm in south western France after their way out was blocked by rising flood waters.

Terrifying video shows why not to go near sea in France
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Terrifying video shows why not to go near sea in France
February 09, 2016

Don't go down to the water in France during gale force winds and high seas and definitely never turn your back to the sea.

France terror attacks
Schools: France vows to fight terror conspiracy theories
Some conspiracy theorists question whether police ever truly found this getaway cars used at the Charlie Hebdo attacks.

Schools: France vows to fight terror conspiracy theories
February 09, 2016

Recent terror attacks in France have got talk of police plots and government cover-ups flying among young people and France wants to put an end to it, as it fights radicalization.

French train 'was 90km/h over limit' before deadly crash
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French train 'was 90km/h over limit' before deadly crash
February 09, 2016

An 'apocalyptic' train crash in November that left 11 dead has been blamed on "massively excessive speed" - the train was travelling 100km/h over the advised speed limit.

Opinion - Uberisation
'Uber's victory over taxis is sign of progress in France'
An Uber car overturned by taxi drivers during a recent protest. Photo: AFP.

'Uber's victory over taxis is sign of progress in France'
February 09, 2016

Why the "victory" of Uber over France's traditional taxi drivers is a sign of hope for France, according to our guest blogger.

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