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France 2017 Rugby League World Cup preview: Squad, predictions ... - Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

France 2017 Rugby League World Cup preview: Squad, predictions ...
Daily Telegraph
From the time they played their first Test match in the mid 1930s, they were campaigning for a tournament to crown the world's best. Paul Barriere, the legendary ...
Rugby league great Andrew Johns helping France in World Cup bidBrisbane Times

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France gets serious over sexual harassment after Weinstein scandal: minister - Reuters

Reuters

France gets serious over sexual harassment after Weinstein scandal: minister
Reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - The Harvey Weinstein scandal is forcing a rethink of attitudes toward sexual harassment in France, a country that cherishes its self-image as the land of seduction and romance, said the minister tasked with cracking down on violence ...

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Keepers warn of 'bee-mageddon' after France authorises controversial insecticide - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk

Keepers warn of 'bee-mageddon' after France authorises controversial insecticide
Telegraph.co.uk
With the honey harvest in France down to just 10,000 tons this year - three times less than in the 1990s - the country's national apiculture union, UNAF, slammed what it called the "scandalous" authorisation of sulfaoxaflor, which attacks the central ...


Harvey Weinstein: France is cracking down on sexual harassment in the wake of the scandal - ABC Online

ABC Online

Harvey Weinstein: France is cracking down on sexual harassment in the wake of the scandal
ABC Online
While women in Hollywood and around the world are using the hashtag #MeToo to share their experiences of sexual harassment, in France women are using #BalanceTonPorc. The hashtag, which roughly translates to "rat out your pig", went viral this week ...
The Latest: France moves to revoke Weinstein's honor titleBusiness Insider
Bob Weinstein Accused of Sexual Harassment by TV Showrunner – VarietyVariety

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Towns and cities across France hit by mass public transport strike - The Local France

The Local France

Towns and cities across France hit by mass public transport strike
The Local France
Nevertheless some 50,000 transport workers in cities across France were expected to down tools on Friday meaning commuters in cities like Lyon, Bordeaux, Marseille, Montpellier, Grenoble and Lille could face difficult journeys to and from work. In all ...


QUESTION: Is it time France cut the huge number of school holidays? - The Local France

The Local France

QUESTION: Is it time France cut the huge number of school holidays?
The Local France
That appears to be the view of France's new education minister Jean-Michel Blanquer who has announced his intention to launch a lengthy consultation with a view to cutting France's school holidays. Blanquer himself believes holidays in France are “too ...


France dials back on digital tax plans after US meetings - POLITICO.eu

POLITICO.eu

France dials back on digital tax plans after US meetings
POLITICO.eu
The standoff pitted France, Germany and others that wanted these digital players to pay more tax on their local operations in EU member countries against a vocal minority of smaller countries, including Luxembourg, that voiced anger that the region's ...


Oh la vache: France suffers from shortage of butter - The Local France

The Local France

Oh la vache: France suffers from shortage of butter
The Local France
The consequences of France running out of butter could be pretty catastrophic. For a start you might have to bid adieu to your morning croissant or pain au chocolat. Although we are'nt there yet, France is suffering from a shortage of butter and we can ...
Butter shortage in France as demand growsThe Australian
France faces butter shortage amid global demand for pastriesNews & Observer

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The world loves pastries so much it's driving a butter shortage in France - The Denver Post

The Denver Post

The world loves pastries so much it's driving a butter shortage in France
The Denver Post
The price of butter has risen 60 percent in a year to reach 6.7 euros ($7.9) per kilogram in August, according to official data, creating problems for pastry exporters and fears of a shortage in France of Christmas delicacies such as the traditional ...

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France races to tear down its 570 squalid shanty towns but root problems persist - The Local France

The Local France

France races to tear down its 570 squalid shanty towns but root problems persist
The Local France
Despite being one of the world's wealthiest nations, France has a shocking 16,000 people living in more than 570 squalid slums across the country. The race is on to clear them out but critics say no solution is in place. "We live in France under the ...


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