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How Qatar crisis played a role in Azoulay’s election as UNESCO chief

France News Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:39:26 GMT
The election of France’s former culture minister Audrey Azoulay as UNESCO's new director-general is partly due to the crisis between Qatar and Saudi-led Gulf countries.

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Macron rejects 'president of the rich' criticisms in rare TV interview

France News Date: Sun, 15 Oct 2017 22:21:37 GMT
President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said he was a president of all French, dismissing opponents' criticisms that his policies favour the rich and said his countrymen should adopt a more positive attitude towards success.

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French, Qatari candidates neck-and-neck in race for UNESCO chief

France News Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 19:44:54 GMT
France and Qatar were running neck-and-neck in the race to lead the UN's troubled cultural body after a third round of voting Wednesday whittled the field down to five.

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French police attackers get jail for torching squad car

France News Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:11:35 GMT
A Paris judge on Wednesday handed down jail terms of up to seven years to protesters who attacked and set fire to a police car with two officers inside in what he described as an "urban guerrilla scene".

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Picasso's French Riviera mansion set to sell for 20 million euros

France News Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:42:46 GMT
Picasso's mansion on the French Riviera – where his last wife tragically shot herself – is expected to be sold for more than 20 million euros ($24 million) at an auction on Thursday.

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French public sector workers strike against Macron's reforms

France News Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:25:12 GMT
More than 200,000 French public sector workers angered by President Emmanuel Macron's plans to freeze their pay and slash jobs went on strike Tuesday, amplifying opposition to his cost-cutting, pro-business agenda.

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Two inmates under investigation for planning attacks in France

France News Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:42:19 GMT
Two radicalised inmates in a French prison have been placed under formal investigation on suspicion of plotting attacks, only days before their expected release from jail, a judicial source said on Tuesday.

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Jean Rochefort, veteran actor beloved in France, dies at 87

France News Date: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:14:19 GMT
Jean Rochefort, the French actor who played a key role in one of the most cursed movie sagas in Hollywood history, has died aged 87, his daughter told AFP Monday.

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French farmers protest in Lyon against rising wolf attacks

France News Date: Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:23:02 GMT
Animal lovers may be delighted that wolves are roaming the French mountains once again -- but the predators' increasing attacks on sheep have farmers longing to get their guns out.

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Gaps in French prosecution's case against brother of Toulouse gunman

France News Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 20:32:11 GMT
The trial of Abdelkader Merah – who stands accused of aiding and abetting his brother Mohamed in the March 2012 shootings that took place in southwestern France – has revealed flaws and gaps in the prosecution’s case.

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France hands 'Mama Jihad' the maximum sentence for role in terrorist conspiracy

France News Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:28:25 GMT
A French woman who travelled three times to Syria in support of her jihadist son was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Friday for being part of a terrorist conspiracy.

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Macron accused of ‘class contempt’ after dig at protesting workers

France News Date: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:11:45 GMT
French President Emmanuel Macron is again facing accusations of contempt for the working class after an apparent dig at workers battling to save their jobs at a bankrupt auto parts manufacturer in central France.

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Renault to make half of its cars electric or hybrid by 2022

France News Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:37:55 GMT
French carmaker Renault has announced plans to make half of its models electric or hybrid by 2022 and to invest heavily in "robo-vehicles" with increasing degrees of autonomy.

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Do French women really not get fat?

France News Date: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:04:02 GMT
Famous for being a leader in the fashion world, France is also trying to lead the way in combatting one of the industry's darker sides: unrealistic body images that can lead to eating disorders. As it is, there’s a lot of pressure to be thin in France and a certain amount of "fat shaming", especially in the workplace. But do French women really not get fat?

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Anne Wiazemsky, French writer, actress and Godard muse, dies at 70

France News Date: Thu, 05 Oct 2017 12:01:48 GMT
The French writer and actress Anne Wiazemsky, who famously wrote a best-selling account of her short marriage to New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard, died of cancer in Paris on Thursday, her family said.

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French MPs back controversial anti-terror bill

France News Date: Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:09:26 GMT
France's lower house of parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a new counter-terrorism bill, making permanent several controversial measures in place under a nearly two-year-old state of emergency.

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