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# france - Today’s News

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# france - Friday 3 July, 2015

It’s Julian Assange’s birthday and he’s spending it arguing with the Republic of France

France have denied him political asylum but the activist claims he never asked for it in the first place.

# france - Thursday 2 July, 2015

French woman jailed for suffocating eight of her children

Dominique Cottrez had previously said she feared the children were born of incest with her father before changing her story this week.

# france - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Today, Ryanair have been mostly battling strikes in France, and suffering them in Denmark

The airline has launched an online petition against French air traffic control strikes, while the Danish Labour Court has ruled that unions can now strike against them.

# france - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Death of mother and daughter in England linked to father’s death in France yesterday

47-year-old Lisa Anthony and her daughter Ava (14) were discovered at their Surrey home yesterday morning.

# france - Sunday 28 June, 2015

The Evening Fix: Sunday

The Tunisia attacks, the Greek debt crisis and a crash in Belgium had people talking today.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

French attack suspect took selfie with severed head of boss

The picture was sent in a WhatsApp message to a Canadian phone number.

# france - Saturday 27 June, 2015

French gas factory attacker described as ‘a wolf in sheep’s clothing’

The French Prime Minister warned the country faces further attacks.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# france - Friday 26 June, 2015

Man decapitated as attacker carrying Islamist flag targets French gas factory

One vehicle drove into the factory attempting to set off an explosion.

‘I had a normal childhood’: French woman accused of smothering eight of her children

Dominique Cottrez has said she feared the children were born of incest with her father.

# france - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Courtney Love got ‘taken hostage’ during a protest in Paris

Then she gave the French President a serious talking to.

# france - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

France is VERY unhappy over claims the US has been eavesdropping

Its last three presidents are said to have been targeted, but the US denies the claims.

Man (73) climbs pylon to support dead candidate in France’s presidential election

The gentleman was giving his backing to the long-since deceased French statesman Charles de Gaulle.

# france - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks

Eurotunnel has closed the crossing for the evening.

# france - Monday 22 June, 2015

Johnny Depp’s private French village complete with chapel and skate park is up for sale

More than 12 buildings as well as works of art are all part of the sale.

# france - Saturday 20 June, 2015

From Business ETC Just in time for summer: A bikini that tells you when to apply more sunscreen Bionic Bikini

# france - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

# france - Monday 15 June, 2015

From The42 We’ll Leave it There So: O’Connell set for France, Villa respond to Grealish photos and all of today’s sport Monday

We’ll Leave it There So: O’Connell set for France, Villa respond to Grealish photos and all of today’s sport

Also, a pilot defends the decision not to fly an anti-John Delaney banner over the Aviva Stadium at the weekend.

Blaze ravages 19th century French cathedral

Firefighters are now scrambling to save some of the precious objects inside the basilica, notably the organ.

# france - Saturday 13 June, 2015

From The42 France denied a penalty despite the most obvious handball in football history Controversy

France denied a penalty despite the most obvious handball in football history

Thierry Henry would’ve been proud of that one.

From The42 Albania shock struggling France thanks to a very tasty free-kick Feeling Bleus

Albania shock struggling France thanks to a very tasty free-kick

A third defeat in four games for Didier Deschamps’ side.

From The42 Should Republic of Ireland players have to sing the national anthem? Amhrán Na BhFiann This post contains a poll

# france - Friday 12 June, 2015

Germanwings pilot saw 41 doctors in 5 years and feared going blind

Medics he consulted did not reveal his mental struggles due to doctor-patient privilege.

# france - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Outrage as campaigners release video of man at centre of right-to-die case

The video was taken last Friday — the same day that the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Lambert should be allowed to die.

# france - Monday 8 June, 2015

From The42 Marouane Fellaini scored twice as Belgium beat France in a 7-goal thriller Belgian Brace This post contains videos

Marouane Fellaini scored twice as Belgium beat France in a 7-goal thriller

Belgium sent a message to Wales ahead of their crucial Euro 2016 qualifier this coming Friday evening.

# france - Friday 5 June, 2015

European court rules French doctors can turn off Vincent Lambert’s life support

The man’s parents had been fighting to keep him on life support though his wife had said he would not want to be kept alive.

# france - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Court to rule if quadriplegic man in vegetative state should be allowed to die

He is on life support after a car accident.

# france - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From The42 The42′s Irish exiles team of the 2014/15 season Irish Abroad

The42′s Irish exiles team of the 2014/15 season

These were the Irishmen who had outstanding seasons in England, France, Scotland and Italy.

# france - Sunday 31 May, 2015

A fateful Paris shopping trip, and the death that rocked France

18-year-old anti-fascist college student Clément Meric was killed on the streets of Paris two years ago.

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food? Wasteful This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Should we ban supermarkets from destroying edible food?

France introduced a similar law recently.

# france - Friday 29 May, 2015

From The42 A Toulouse legend is set to replace PSA as France boss post-World Cup Wily

A Toulouse legend is set to replace PSA as France boss post-World Cup

Guy Novés is being reported as the next man in charge of les Blues.

# france - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Barman sentenced after man drinks 56 shots and dies

The customer broke the in-house shots record at a bar in the central French town of Clermont-Ferrand.

# france - Monday 25 May, 2015

First Prosecco, now olive oil shortages are ahead

A combination of a bacteria affecting trees and dry, warm weather has affected the harvest.

# france - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend’s plane, gets arrested

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

# france - Saturday 23 May, 2015

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# france - Friday 22 May, 2015

The Eiffel Tower has been shut down because of pickpockets

Staff have staged a walk-out.

It is now illegal in France for supermarkets to throw away food

But they can donate it all to charities, or for animal feed.

# france - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

From The42 Bad news if your name is Maxime as France select World Cup training squad Omissions

Bad news if your name is Maxime as France select World Cup training squad

Michalak and Trinh-Duc are in ahead of Camille Lopez.

# france - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Play by this controversial author pulled from festival over security fears

There has been much debate over the fact the play was pulled.

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