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Satirical French weekly names ‘Muhammad’ as top editor

A French satirical weekly said on Monday it has named the Muslim prophet Muhammad as "editor-in-chief" for its next issue to celebrate the election win of Tunisia's Islamist party.

French Riviera locked down for G20 summit

French Riviera locked down for G20 summit

The elegant French resort of Cannes is to be transformed into a fortress for this week's G20 summit, while the nearby city of Nice is to host thousands of anti-globalisation protesters.