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News France » Places: At Agence France-Presse, the French state plays a heavy hand

News channel or source: https://www.cjr.org/business_of_news/agence-france-presse.php
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Emmanuel Hoog was hoping to secure a fresh term as the head of Agence France-Presse last Wednesday ... French government called—hours before the vote was scheduled to take place—to say it wouldn’t be supporting him. Hoog quickly stepped aside.

News France » Places: 1918: American Heroes Honored in France

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/19/world/europe/france-harvard-yale.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

AMERICAN FRONT, FRANCE, April 18 — Presentation of the Croix de Guerre to Lieutenants Alan F. Winslow and Douglas Campbell was made to-day by the French. The formality took place in the presence of several French and American officers and caused ...

News France » Places: How Women Of The French Tech Movement Are Turning France Into A Startup Nation

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/melissarowley/2018/04/18/how-women-of-the-french-tech-movement-are-turning-france-into-a-startup-nation/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

If President Emmanuel Macron has anything to say about France’s place in the global startup landscape, the best is yet to come. He has proposed slashing wealth tax in a further bid to attract investors and boost tech business. And that’s not all he’s ...

News France » Places: France Testing Out Special Encrypted Messenger For Gov't Officials As It Still Seeks To Backdoor Everyone Else's Encryption

News channel or source: https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20180417/17533739650/france-testing-out-special-encrypted-messenger-govt-officials-as-it-still-seeks-to-backdoor-everyone-elses-encryption.shtml
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

None of the world’s major encrypted messaging apps, including Facebook’s WhatsApp and Telegram - a favorite of President Emmanuel Macron - are based in France, raising the ... wouldn't be doing this in the first place. The message it seems to be ...

News France » Places: Visit Strasbourg, one of France’s most intriguing cities

News channel or source: https://www.seattletimes.com/life/travel/visit-strasbourg-one-of-frances-most-intriguing-cities/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

hidden by the French in southwestern France first and then carted to northern Germany by the Nazis and finally saved and returned by the Monuments Men (British and American troops dedicated to returning art to its rightful place after 1945). Travelers ...

News France » Places: Guide to Studying Abroad in France

News channel or source: https://www.uloop.com/news/view.php/263025/Guide-to-Studying-Abroad-in-France
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

If you know how to get around on your own, the exciting part comes next: what places you’re going to visit. Undeniably, France is a big place with lots to do and see. Depending on personal preferences, you can either travel around with a tour group or ...

News France » Places: Paul Pogba Determined to Fight for Man Utd Place as Agent Offers France Star to PSG

News channel or source: https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/04/18/paul-pogba-determined-fight-man-utd-place-agent-offers-france-star-psg
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is desperate to stay at Old Trafford next season despite appearing to fall out of favour with the club's manager, José Mourinho. It has been suggested in recent weeks that the France international could be ...

News France » Places: France: Major union leads nationwide protests

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/headlines/201245/france-major-union-leads-nationwide-protests
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Several demonstrations have been scheduled for cities across France, including a march through Paris that will leave Montparnasse in the city's south at 2:00 pm (1200 GMT) before making its way to Place d'Italie towards the east. France is already shaken ...

News France » Places: At least 15 injured in road accident in northern France

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/at-least-15-injured-in-road-accident-in-northern-france/2018/04/18/2cb3e92c-42fb-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_story.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

PARIS — French authorities say at least 15 people have been injured in a road accident involving two minibuses in northern France. The prefecture in the ... It said the crash took place on a motorway about 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of Dunkirk ...

News France » Places: France's Macron faces mass protests as opponents join forces

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/macron-faces-mass-protests-opponents-join-forces-030352041.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

If tradition holds, the first bout of summer weather across much of France may also swell the protesters' ranks ... before making its way to the Place d'Italie towards the east. - Train strikes easing? - Public-sector workers have called their own day ...