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# france - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'End of playtime': Marine Le Pen wants to ban 'foreigners' from state schools

She later clarified that she only wanted to block education for illegal immigrants.

# france - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Oscar-winning director won't be sent to the US to face sentence for statutory rape

Roman Polanski is still wanted in the United States for sentencing over the 1977 statutory rape of Samantha Gailey.

French PM quits role, plans to battle Le Pen for presidency

The socialist candidate will look to battle Marine Le Pen’s National Front in next year’s election

# france - Thursday 1 December, 2016

French President Francois Hollande won't seek re-election

His popularity had hit rock bottom after a term in office marked by terror attacks, high unemployment and embarrassing revelations about his private life.

From The42 Beauden Barrett led the All Blacks in a powerful rendition of Ireland's Call in a German bar Wunderbar

Beauden Barrett led the All Blacks in a powerful rendition of Ireland's Call in a German bar

Take it all back. They’re a great bunch of lads.

# france - Saturday 26 November, 2016

From The42 Barrett caps stellar year with try and All Black victory in Paris November Tests

Barrett caps stellar year with try and All Black victory in Paris

Only Ireland managed to beat the world champions this year.

French presidential race: 'Who will beat Marine Le Pen?'

Tomorrow’s winner will be the key challenger for the French Presidency against Marine Le Pen of the Front National, writes Senator Neale Richmond.

# france - Friday 25 November, 2016

France retirement home killing: 47-year-old former soldier arrested

The suspect worked at the missionaries’ home “some years ago”.

From The42 Here's the Ireland 7s squad to take on 'the toughest group in Dubai' Women's Rugby

Here's the Ireland 7s squad to take on 'the toughest group in Dubai'

Anthony Eddy is also sending a development squad to compete in the UAE.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Woman tied up and murdered by hooded man at home for elderly missionaries

The horrific incident happened at Montpellier late last night.

# france - Thursday 24 November, 2016

At least one killed after masked attacker bursts into monks' retirement home

About 70 monks live in the Montpellier home.

From The42 Aaron Smith drops to the bench as All Blacks ring the changes for France clash Black And Bleu

Aaron Smith drops to the bench as All Blacks ring the changes for France clash

TJ Perenara will come in to replace the out-of-form scrum-half in Paris this weekend.

# france - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Man finds €3.5 million worth of gold in house he inherited

“It was under the furniture, under piles of linen, in the bathroom… everywhere.”

# france - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

From The42 New Zealand's Fekitoa banned but Cane escapes further punishment November Tests

New Zealand's Fekitoa banned but Cane escapes further punishment

All Blacks centre banned for “reckless” high tackle on Ireland’s Zebo.

Two Qatari women robbed of valuables worth €5 million in Paris motorway heist

Masked men sprayed the women, who are in their sixties, with tear gas before stealing “everything in the vehicle”.

The US State Department has issued a terror travel alert for Europe

It warned American citizens of credible information showing planned attacks by Isis and Al-Qa’ida this Christmas.

# france - Monday 21 November, 2016

Nicolas Sarkozy knocked out of French presidential race

In a major upset, Francois Fillon, a pro-business conservative, took more than 44% of the vote in the first round of the rightwing primary.

# france - Sunday 13 November, 2016

A year on from the Paris attacks - what do we know about those who killed 127 people?

A key conspirator was identified just this week

# france - Monday 31 October, 2016

From The42 Watch: Fullback's brain fade hands Montpellier win in bizarre end to Top 14 game Oh Dear This post contains videos

Watch: Fullback's brain fade hands Montpellier win in bizarre end to Top 14 game

La Rochelle’s Charles Bouldoire won’t be forgetting this rule again any time soon.

From The42 Lyon blast 'despicable' reports that Mathieu Valbuena had died France

Lyon blast 'despicable' reports that Mathieu Valbuena had died

The Ligue 1 club have moved to quash rumours suggesting the French international had passed away.

# france - Saturday 29 October, 2016

'We will not tolerate other camps': Hollande hails 'Jungle' clear-out as a success

The French president said there were no incidents “from start to finish”, when police moved in to evacuate people from the camp.

# france - Thursday 27 October, 2016

"The situation for children in Calais is the worst it's ever been"

1,500 children are being housed in shipping containers following the destruction of “The Jungle” migrant camp. Others are sleeping in the remains of the destroyed camp.

# france - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

'They are angry because the Jungle is finished and they cannot go to England'

Fires have blazed in Calais since last night.

# france - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos

The topless images were published in France, Denmark, Ireland, Italy and Sweden.

Elderly businesswoman Jacqueline Veyrac (76) kidnapped in Nice

Her attackers forced her from her black 4x4 into another car, a source told AFP.

Thousands of migrants expected to remain at demolished Calais camp

A migrant charity said it is concerned about what will happen later in the week when those determined to get to England refuse to be moved.

Mistrust, language barriers and mist: An Irish volunteer's account of the Calais evacuation

“It’s tense but calm at the moment. There’s warehouse processing people from the camp and a container has been cleared out to process the children.”

# france - Monday 24 October, 2016

From The42 Former Ireland defence coach Ford handed top job at French giants Toulon Moving On Up

Former Ireland defence coach Ford handed top job at French giants Toulon

Diego Dominguez has been sacked after recording four wins, three defeats and a draw in their opening eight Top 14 games.

# france - Sunday 23 October, 2016

From The42 Steve Hansen names his All Blacks squad for November Tests Formidable

Steve Hansen names his All Blacks squad for November Tests

Kieran Read captains the 36-man squad.

# france - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

'Nobody wants that on their conscience': Irish truck drivers fear deaths of migrants in trailers

The body representing hauliers expressed concern after five people, including a child, were found in a trailer in Wexford at the weekend.

# france - Monday 17 October, 2016

Tens of thousands protest against gay marriage on streets of Paris

The march was briefly interrupted by six topless feminist protesters who were surrounded by demonstrators before police intervened.

# france - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

French police open investigation into Kim Kardashian robbery

DNA traces that were found in the luxury apartment where Kardashian and her entourage were staying are being examined.

# france - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Disgruntled customer smashes up smartphones at Apple store in France

The scene, captured on camera and posted on the Internet, has gone viral in France.

# france - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Two teenage girls arrested in France over planned terror attack

Searches failed to find any weapons at their homes.

# france - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Belgian police officers questioned after being found with vanload of migrants in France

The men said that they didn’t want to leave the migrants on the side of the road.

# france - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates?

France recently passed a similar law.

# france - Thursday 15 September, 2016

French strikes force Aer Lingus and Ryanair to cancel flights

French air traffic controllers are striking today and tomorrow.

# france - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

While a ceasefire takes hold in Syria, the war in eastern Europe rumbles on with almost 10,000 dead

Clashes of the conflict have returned to the highest level in a year.

# france - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Dialogue is the only way to deal with the irreligious hatred of Islamic State, says the Dalai Lama

The Buddhist spiritual leader also said Europe should educate for the children of hundreds of thousands of refugees, mainly from the war-torn Middle East, to help them go home rebuild their countries.

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