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2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Francois Hollande's chief spin doctor resigns after it emerges he...

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4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

French presidential advisor Morelle quits in fresh blow to Hollande

A close advisor to Francois Hollande resigned on Friday after allegations about an alleged conflict of interest and his extravagant lifestyle, in a fresh blow to the beleaguered French president.


6 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Top Hollande aide resigns over conflict of interest accusation

This file picture taken on May 9, 2012 shows French President's counsellor Aquilino Morelle leaving the campaign headquarters of France's president Francois Hollande in Paris.


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8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

French Troops Free Aid Workers Abducted In Mali

French troops have released five Malian aid workers kidnapped in the West African country in February by an al-Qaeda linked group, Xinhua news agency quoted the French presidential office as saying on Thursday.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014


John Derbyshire: Will Europe's "Camp Of The Saints" Produce A Humanitarian Crackup?

The one real question in the world today: whether those rights of man that we hold so dear-of certain men, that is-can be preserved at the expense of others.


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Democratic Voice of Burma: Suu Kyi leaves Europe armed with...

Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is due to depart France for home on Wednesday, having canvased international support for her agenda of constitutional change in Burma.


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Cheating apps, websites flourish in France

Last spring, while French president Francois Hollande was in the throes of his secret love affair, a Pew Research Center poll found that a mere 47% of his fellow citizens consider adultery to be morally unacceptable.


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University of Virginia Astronomer Trinh Thuan Awarded French Legion of Honor

Trinh Thuan, a University of Virginia astronomy professor and author, has been named chevalier of the National Order of the French Legion of Honor, by decree of French President Francois Hollande.


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Czech Happenings

Russia should reduce military presence near Ukraine - Czech PM

Russia should reduce its military presence along the border with Ukraine and thereby ease the situation, Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said after meeting French President Francois Hollande in Paris today.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014

French PM Valls under fire after unveiling freeze in state benefits

France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls came under fire on Wednesday after unveiling a freeze in state benefits as part of a plan to cut state spending by 50 billion euros .


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Col Keith Barker remembers his time after World War Two

Colonel Keith Barker, who's World War Two stories we've been featuring after he received a letter from French president Francois Hollande, is today 86 years old and still going strong.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

Europe sets up shop in Silicon Valley

French President Francois Hollande recently opened a tech hub in the Bay Area, part of a growing European involvement with Silicon Valley.


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USA Today

Battle over Argentina's debts heads to Supreme Court

Few tears will be shed for Argentina at the Supreme Court next week when billions of dollars in unpaid debts come under legal scrutiny, but neither will its creditors likely evoke much sympathy.


The Baltimore Sun

France's Hollande would lose election vs. Sarkozy, Le Pen: poll

French President Francois Hollande would be beaten at the polls by both his center-right predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy and far-right rival Marine Le Pen if he ran for re-election this week, an opinion survey showed on Tuesday.


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West Australian

France denies wavering on deficit commitments

French officials said on Tuesday they had never wavered on EU-imposed budget targets, rejecting media reports they had tried earlier this month to lay the ground for renegotiation but had been slapped down by Brussels.



Barack Obama and Francois Hollande threaten Putin with tougher sanctions

U.S. President Barack Obama in a telephone conversation with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin called on the Russian side to promote the normalization of the situation in the south-east of Ukraine.


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Mon Apr 14, 2014


France's Hollande ready to use "firm" sanctions in Ukraine crisis

France is prepared to seek "firm and graduated" sanctions in the crisis over Ukraine along with its European partners, French President Francois Hollande told U.S. counterpart Barack Obama on Monday, according to a statement from his office.



Ukraine and Syria, In Orwellian Times

MARX: A HERO FOR OUR TIME? - Suddenly, everyone from the Wall Street Journal to Rolling Stone seems to be talking about Karl Marx.


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Washington Post

Mexico's President Enrique Pe a Nieto slumps in polls despite policy wins

MEXICO CITY - Plenty of world leaders would be thrilled to have the kind of executive hot streak blazed by Mexico's Enrique Pea Nieto during his first 16 months in office.


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Sapin Says Growth Pickup May Help France Meet Deficit Targets

French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said the economy may grow faster than projected this year, helping the government to meet European Union budget-deficit targets.


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