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Thousands evacuated as smouldering French wildfire reignites
High temperatures and drought in the wine-growing region of Gironde force partial closure of motorway

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris and agencies

10, Aug, 2022 @5:14 PM

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American tourist raped in public toilet in central Paris
Man charged after attack on woman in heart of French capital’s tourist district by River Seine

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

10, Aug, 2022 @10:49 AM

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Beluga whale that strayed into River Seine dies during rescue operation
Whale had been lifted out of river as part of ambitious attempt to return it to sea

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

10, Aug, 2022 @9:49 AM

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Call for crackdown on dirt-bike ‘urban rodeos’ in France after child critically injured
Ten-year-old girl suffers major head injuries as motocross bike rider at meet-up in Pontoise hits two children

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

07, Aug, 2022 @6:15 PM

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We need to talk about Kévin: French namesakes fight national mockery
Film project highlights stories of class-based prejudice over name made popular by Kevins Costner and Keegan

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

05, Aug, 2022 @1:13 PM

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French MPs poised to approve €20bn inflation relief package
Cost of living measures include pension rises, a cap on rent increases and a civil service pay rise

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

04, Aug, 2022 @12:43 PM

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French Senate agrees Emmanuel Macron’s plan to scrap TV licence fee
Decision causes controversy amid concern over funding for public service broadcasting

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

02, Aug, 2022 @1:25 PM

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Déborah Lukumuena: ‘To be on screen with the body and skin I have is already very political’
She is the youngest ever winner of a César, and wowed critics as Gérard Dépardieu’s bodyguard. Now Lukumuena, one of France’s best young actors, has found her spiritual sister in a Glasgow film-maker

Angelique Chrisafis

21, Jul, 2022 @2:00 PM

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‘Croissants are moving on’: the vegan chefs reinventing French pâtisserie
In Paris and beyond, plant-based bakeries are trying to win over non-vegans with new takes on classics

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

15, Jul, 2022 @2:27 PM

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Emmanuel Macron ‘proud’ of supporting Uber’s lobbying drive in France
French president vows to ‘do it again tomorrow’ after leaks he told Uber executives he had brokered secret ‘deal’

Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

12, Jul, 2022 @4:54 PM

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‘A state scandal’: calls for inquiry into Macron’s links to Uber lobbying
Opposition politicians attack French president over reports he supported Uber’s efforts to disrupt taxi sector

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels and Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

11, Jul, 2022 @11:14 AM

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Author Édouard Louis: ‘Progressives can’t just sit back and say, “Isn’t the rise of the far right awful?”’
The French literary star talks about growing up in poverty and his mother’s escape from the abusive marriage that haunted his childhood

Angelique Chrisafis

09, Jul, 2022 @8:00 AM

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