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France midfielder Yann M’Vila set for Sunderland loan move as Dick Advocaat … – Mirror.co.uk


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France midfielder Yann M'Vila set for Sunderland loan move as Dick Advocaat
Mirror.co.uk
The France midfielder is available after a loan move from Rubin Kazan to Dynamo Moscow broke down. He will be the fifth signing of the summer for Black Cats boss Dick Advocaat. The 25-year-old was a target for Liverpool before he made a lucrative move …
Sunderland AFC transfers: Black Cats set to move for France international Yann ChronicleLive

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Posted on 2 August 2015 | 9:31 pm

Saudi Arabian king leaves France after holiday controversy – Reuters


Reuters

Saudi Arabian king leaves France after holiday controversy
Reuters
The Saudi source said King Salman's presence in France had been coordinated with French authorities and strictly followed their procedures and arrangements for high-security visitors. The source said the king respected the French people and hoped his …
Saudi king leaves France, Riviera beach to reopenYahoo News
Saudi king cuts short controversial holiday in FranceBBC News
King's costly holiday in FranceGulte

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Posted on 2 August 2015 | 7:53 pm

Natalie Imbruglia wears a printed blouse into Nice Airport in France – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Natalie Imbruglia wears a printed blouse into Nice Airport in France
Daily Mail
In recent weeks, she's enjoyed time vacationing in Europe and promoting her new music in the US. And now Natalie Imbruglia has resumed her jet-setter lifestyle, landing at Nice Airport in France ahead of a string of tour dates. Looking refreshed after

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Posted on 2 August 2015 | 5:12 pm

France’s Front National ‘waging culture war on artists’ – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

France's Front National 'waging culture war on artists'
Telegraph.co.uk
The far-Right Front National has angered artists and craft workers in a southern French town with plans to make them earn their government-subsidised rent by performing community chores, including looking after primary school children for free.

Posted on 2 August 2015 | 5:04 pm

France and Britain Seek Help on Migrants From EU – New York Times


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France and Britain Seek Help on Migrants From EU
New York Times
LONDON — In a letter published on Sunday, the interior ministers of Britain and France called on other European Union countries to help solve the underlying causes of the migrant crisis at the port of Calais, where thousands of people have been trying
France, Britain present united front as anger soars over migrantsBusiness Insider
U.K., France Prod EU to Stem 'Global Migration Crisis' in CalaisBloomberg
Britain, France in New Push to Block MigrantsVoice of America
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Posted on 2 August 2015 | 4:51 pm

Britain and France urge EU’s help on migrants – Politico


Politico

Britain and France urge EU's help on migrants
Politico
… attempted to access the tunnel in the last week, resulting in the death of one man, believed to be Sudanese. There are further delays to passenger services on the U.K. side of the tunnel today and freight services are delayed from France, the

Posted on 2 August 2015 | 10:37 am

Plane debris arrives in France for testing – Arkansas Online


Arkansas Online

Plane debris arrives in France for testing
Arkansas Online
BALMA, France — A wing flap suspected to be from a Boeing 777, the same model as the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, on Saturday arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts. After a 10-hour journey by road
France's Réunion braces for volcano eruptionThe Local.fr

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Posted on 2 August 2015 | 10:10 am

Suspected MH370 Debris Arrives in France for Inspection – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Suspected MH370 Debris Arrives in France for Inspection
Wall Street Journal
PARIS—A piece of plane debris that was found on Réunion Island and could be part of the long-missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 arrived at a specialist lab in southwestern France on Saturday afternoon where it will be inspected. The piece of
Suspected Flight MH370 Wing Flap Reaches France for AnalysisBloomberg
MH370 mystery: Boeing 777 wreckage found in Indian Ocean arrives in FranceFirstpost
'MH370 debris' arrives in France for testing after being washed up on Reunion The Independent
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Posted on 1 August 2015 | 6:16 pm

Airplane debris arrives in France for Malaysia crash investigation – Yahoo News


Yahoo News

Airplane debris arrives in France for Malaysia crash investigation
Yahoo News
PARIS/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and may belong to a vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 arrived in France on Saturday for investigators to study its origin. An Air France flight …
Airplane debris arrives in France for MH370 crash investigationIrish Times
Malaysia on alert for more possible MH370 debrisFRANCE 24
Suspected MH370 Debris Arrives In France For InvestigationHuffington Post
The Guardian
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Posted on 1 August 2015 | 5:36 am

Britain and France Scramble as Channel Becomes Choke Point in Migration Crisis – New York Times


New York Times

Britain and France Scramble as Channel Becomes Choke Point in Migration Crisis
New York Times
But now, thousands of illegal migrants, refugees from war and poverty in Africa and the Middle East, find themselves bottled up at one final choke point in northern France: the entrance to the Channel Tunnel. Over two nights this week, their
Calais migrants crisis: most national papers blame France, bien sûrThe Guardian
3500 migrants try to enter Channel Tunnel to go from France to UKCNN
Desperate migrants in France rush tunnel to reach EnglandNew York Post
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Posted on 30 July 2015 | 2:46 am

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In pictures: Calais migrant crisis sparks rival protests in Folkestone

Rival protests on the Calais migrant crisis were held on Saturday in the sleepy British port town of Folkestone, with some people welcoming the migrants while others demonstrated against their arrival.

Posted on 2 August 2015 | 4:39 pm

French CEO of collapsed Mt.Gox bitcoin exchange arrested in Japan

Japanese police on Saturday arrested Mark Karpeles, head of the MtGox Bitcoin exchange, after a series of fraud allegations led to its spectacular collapse and hammered the digital currency’s reputation.

Posted on 1 August 2015 | 12:08 pm

Paris makes rent cap regulations a reality

Rent control regulations on all new or renewed leases went into effect in the French capital on Saturday as President François Hollande tried to make good on one of his key 2012 campaign promises.

Posted on 1 August 2015 | 12:00 pm

French court upholds ban on new cockfighting arenas

France’s highest court, the Constitutional Council, upheld a law on Friday banning the construction of new cockfighting arenas, ruffling the feathers of some supporters of the controversial sport.

Posted on 31 July 2015 | 6:02 pm

Google refuses French global ‘right to be forgotten’ request

US Internet giant Google is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy watchdog to delete search results worldwide when users invoke their “right to be forgotten” online, the company said on Thursday, exposing itself to possible fines.

Posted on 30 July 2015 | 7:38 pm

Former Sarkozy advisor put under investigation for embezzling state funds

A one-time advisor to former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was put under investigation on Wednesday for abusing his position to profit from state funds, as part of an inquiry into alleged fraud in awarding contracts to opinion polling companies.

Posted on 30 July 2015 | 5:31 am

France deploys riot police to stem flow of migrants from Calais

France deployed 120 riot police to Calais on Wednesday to bolster security after thousands of migrants tried to enter Britain through the Channel Tunnel in recent days, with the resulting chaos leading to at least one death.

Posted on 29 July 2015 | 8:02 pm

Jane Birkin asks Hermès to remove her name from Birkin bag

Actress and singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to remove her name from one of the luxury goods maker’s best-selling bags due to what she called “cruel” crocodile farming and slaughtering practices.

Posted on 29 July 2015 | 9:24 am

Disneyland Paris accused of overcharging foreign visitors

European Union regulators are investigating prices charged by Disneyland Paris after complaints from foreign consumers who said they were charged far more than their French counterparts.

Posted on 29 July 2015 | 9:19 am

On landmark Iran visit, Fabius invites Rohani to France

On the first visit to Iran for 12 years by a French foreign minister, Laurent Fabius conveyed an invitation from President Francois Hollande to Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani to visit France in November.

Posted on 29 July 2015 | 9:15 am