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Paris police chief sacked and demos to be banned: French government moves to end rioting

Paris police chief sacked and demos to be banned: French government moves to end rioting

After coming in for stinging criticism of their handling of the weekend's events, the French government has announced new measures in the hope of ending the destruction seen in Paris.

‘No other place in Europe has such as high density of talent’

‘No other place in Europe has such as high density of talent’

London has always had a certain allure that pulls in entrepreneurs from near and far. As one of the world’s most connected cities, a top financial centre and a multicultural melting pot, countless professionals from Europe and beyond are drawn to London like moths to a flame.

 
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French cardinal who failed to report child sex abuse is to resign today

French cardinal who failed to report child sex abuse is to resign today

Cardinal Philippe Barbarin - who received a six month jail term - is set to meet the Pope this morning.

What is the ‘Swedish dream’ and where can you find it?

What is the ‘Swedish dream’ and where can you find it?

Writer Paul Connolly explains why Sweden’s High Coast is home to the ‘Swedish dream’ and how moving there can help you to find life’s Swede spot.

 
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Marseille to get major makeover with city centre to be pedestrianised

Marseille to get major makeover with city centre to be pedestrianised

Much of the centre is to be pedestrianised as part of the city's ongoing bid to shake off its reputation as a shabby, crime-ridden town.

10 surprising things you never knew about FrankfurtRheinMain

10 surprising things you never knew about FrankfurtRheinMain

Frankfurt isn’t as diverse as Berlin? It’s too sleepy to rival Hamburg’s raucous nightlife? It can’t rival Munich’s great outdoors? The German finance capital is often characterized as provincial. But a closer look shows that it has great things to offer.

 
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EXPLAINED: The 'absurd slaughterhouse' that leaves France with a shortage of doctors

EXPLAINED: The 'absurd slaughterhouse' that leaves France with a shortage of doctors

John Lichfield looks at whether France can finally resolve a longstanding, ridiculous and very French problem that leads to a shortage of doctors in rural areas.

Is this MBA event the trick to launching your international career?

Is this MBA event the trick to launching your international career?

An MBA could be what you need to take the elusive next step in your career.

 
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How sick leave in France compares to the UK, the US and the EU
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How sick leave in France compares to the UK, the US and the EU

Sick leave can vary dramatically country by country. Here we compare what the law in France, the UK, US and across the EU, says workers have to be paid when they are ill.

'Time to think about the 5 million in limbo': UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

'Time to think about the 5 million in limbo': UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

Lawmakers in London voted to delay Brexit on Thursday evening, marking the end of three days of fraught debates in which PM Theresa May's deal was rejected as was a no-deal Brexit.

Alternative ways to stay in touch with your loved ones

Alternative ways to stay in touch with your loved ones

Moving abroad can be daunting, especially if you’re used to regularly seeing close friends and family. It might not be as easy to drop in for a cup of coffee but with a bit of effort you can maintain and even strengthen your relationships.

 
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Why has France's birth rate dropped for a fourth year in a row?

Why has France's birth rate dropped for a fourth year in a row?

France has maintained its crown as Europe's most fertile country but that could soon be a thing of the past.

PICTURE QUIZ: Can you name all these famous streets in Paris?

PICTURE QUIZ: Can you name all these famous streets in Paris?

Paris is full of streets that have their own unique charm, whether they're stunningly beautiful, played an important role in French history or have a quirky past of their own. But how many of them can you recognise? Take the quiz.

Why French high school students are also out on the streets

Why French high school students are also out on the streets

The 'yellow vests' might be getting most of the coverage but they aren't the only ones protesting in France at the moment, with French high school students jumping on the bandwagon to vent grievances of their own.

French Word of the Day: génial

French Word of the Day: génial

Today's word is used very often in French but not in its literal sense, so you'd better read on to find out what it means.

'Work from your sick bed': The French plan to battle absenteeism

'Work from your sick bed': The French plan to battle absenteeism

Workers in France could soon be given a "work from home" prescription from a doctor.

How mastering the French language really messes up your English
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How mastering the French language really messes up your English

So you've mastered French, but now it's time to learn English all over again.

The downsides of living in a small town in France

The downsides of living in a small town in France

More people say they prefer to live in small French town than of France's big cities or the countryside but there are a few downsides when it comes to quality of life.

Australians in France: How many are there and where do they live?
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Australians in France: How many are there and where do they live?

There are a few thousand Australians in France and probably a few more we don't know about. Here's where you're most likely to find them.

Myth or reality: A Parisian tells the truth about those Paris clichés

Myth or reality: A Parisian tells the truth about those Paris clichés

Paris comedian Julie Collas sets the record straight about a few of the clichés around Parisians and the city they inhabit.

Readers reveal: The best and worst things about life in Lyon

Readers reveal: The best and worst things about life in Lyon

Known as the 'gastronomic capital of France', Lyon is the country's third largest city. We asked our Lyon-based readers to tell us the best - and worst - things about living and working in the city.

'Custody' wins big at French film awards

'Custody' wins big at French film awards

'Custody', a film about domestic violence and a divorced couple's battle over their son, was the big winner at the "French Oscars" -- the Cesars -- on Friday, where veteran US actor and director Robert Redford was presented with an honorary award.