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express
Violent chaos erupts on streets of France as protesters clash with police over labour lawsagainst the proposed changes over the past two months. Further protests are pla
Violent chaos erupts on streets of France as protesters clash with police over labour laws
express / Posted 16 hours ago
against the proposed changes over the past two months. Further protests are planned for May 1. Deeply unpopular, President Francois Hollande faces a testing few months against a backdrop of protests and sluggish economic growth, before he announces... Read more
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The Star
French labour law shake-up sparks more protestsMartinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to add
French labour law shake-up sparks more protests
The Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Martinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to address an unemployment rate which President Francois Hollande promised to bring down but which has remained stubbornly above 10 percent. Deeply unpopular, Hollande... Read more
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Swissinfo
Scores arrested in violence at French labour law protestsMartinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to add
Scores arrested in violence at French labour law protests
Swissinfo / Posted 16 hours ago
Martinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to address an unemployment rate which President Francois Hollande promised to bring down but which has remained stubbornly above 10 percent. Deeply unpopular, Hollande... Read more
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17h
Reuters UK Edition
Protests turn violent in Francereport -- recent polls show 80 percent of the French people fear it will get wo
Protests turn violent in France
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 hours ago
report -- recent polls show 80 percent of the French people fear it will get worse. It's an ongoing challenge for President Francois Hollande who, with traditional Labor Day rallies planned for May 1st, faces the possibility of an even stronger... Read more
17h
Daily Mail
Porsche set alight as 10,000 clash with French police during protestsin western France earlier today With little more than a year left in his manda
Porsche set alight as 10,000 clash with French police during protests
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
in western France earlier today With little more than a year left in his mandate, France's deeply unpopular President Francois Hollande has been banking on the labour reform as a standout initiative with which to defend his record. But in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Violent clashes at French protests over labour reformshas been dwindling in recent days. With little more than a year left in his ma
Violent clashes at French protests over labour reforms
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 hours ago
has been dwindling in recent days. With little more than a year left in his mandate, France's deeply unpopular President Francois Hollande has been banking on the labour reform as a standout initiative with which to defend his record. But in the... Read more
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18h
Bangor Daily News
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protestsMartinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to add
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protests
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
Martinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to address an unemployment rate which President Francois Hollande promised to lower but which has remained stubbornly above 10 percent. Deeply unpopular, Hollande faces a... Read more
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19h
DW
Street protests in France ahead of debate on changes to labor code |deals. Workers would also be able to put in a 48-hour week or 12-hour shifts.
Street protests in France ahead of debate on changes to labor code |
DW / Posted 19 hours ago
deals. Workers would also be able to put in a 48-hour week or 12-hour shifts. Presidential hopeful President Francois Hollande hopes to stand for re-election next year but his popularity can be judged by the 58 percent of French... Read more
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19h
Swissinfo
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labour law protestsMartinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to add
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labour law protests
Swissinfo / Posted 19 hours ago
Martinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to address an unemployment rate which President Francois Hollande promised to haul down but which has remained stubbornly above 10 percent. Deeply unpopular, Hollande faces... Read more
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19h
Reuters
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protestsMartinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to add
Police wounded, scores arrested in French labor law protests
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
Martinez said. Trade unions say the proposed legislation is not the way to address an unemployment rate which President Francois Hollande promised to haul down but which has remained stubbornly above 10 percent. Deeply unpopular, Hollande faces... Read more
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21h
Reuters UK Edition
Indian PM's waxwork is unveiled in Londonmuseum and stands alongside figures of British Prime Minister David Cameron, U.
Indian PM's waxwork is unveiled in London
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 21 hours ago
museum and stands alongside figures of British Prime Minister David Cameron, U.S. President Barack Obama, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The wax work was commissioned after huge public demand and the... Read more
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23h
Aljazeera
French protesters clash with police over new labour lawcount. Organisers put the number at 1.2 million. With little more than a year
French protesters clash with police over new labour law
Aljazeera / Posted 23 hours ago
count. Organisers put the number at 1.2 million. With little more than a year left in his mandate, France's deeply unpopular President Francois Hollande has been banking on the labour reform as a standout initiative with which to defend his re... Read more
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23h
iafrica.com
France urged not to renew Russia sanctionsFrench president Francois Hollande. Credit: AFP The French parliament on Thurs
France urged not to renew Russia sanctions
iafrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
French president Francois Hollande. Credit: AFP The French parliament on Thursday adopted a resolution urging the government not to back the extension of sanctions against Russia over the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Thierry Mariani, a lawmaker... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French labour law shake-up sparks more protestsMinistry reported the steepest fall in unemployment since the economic boom day
French labour law shake-up sparks more protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Ministry reported the steepest fall in unemployment since the economic boom days of 2000 in a rare boost for President Francois Hollande a year out from the elections. Others demonstrating since the outset include a youth protest movement... Read more
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The Star
French labour law shake-up sparks more protestsMinistry reported the steepest fall in unemployment since the economic boom day
French labour law shake-up sparks more protests
The Star / Posted yesterday
Ministry reported the steepest fall in unemployment since the economic boom days of 2000 in a rare boost for President Francois Hollande a year out from the elections. Others demonstrating since the outset include a youth protest movement... Read more
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iafrica.com
Fresh strikes in France over labour billan accord was reached late Wednesday for the terms of their unemployment insura
Fresh strikes in France over labour bill
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
an accord was reached late Wednesday for the terms of their unemployment insurance. France's deeply unpopular President Francois Hollande has been banking on the labour reform as a standout initiative with little more than a year left in his... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Fresh strikes in France over labour billan accord was reached late Wednesday for the terms of their unemployment insura
Fresh strikes in France over labour bill
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted yesterday
an accord was reached late Wednesday for the terms of their unemployment insurance. France's deeply unpopular President Francois Hollande has been banking on the labour reform as a standout initiative with little more than a year left in his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
TTIP: UK Government found secret courts in trade deal have 'lots of risk and no benefit' in its only assessmentPrime Minister David Cameron travels to join US President Barack Obama, German
TTIP: UK Government found secret courts in trade deal have 'lots of risk and no benefit' in its only assessment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister David Cameron travels to join US President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to discuss TTIP in Germany. Mr Obama's trip to Europe has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Governor-General of Australia awards Tina Arena with her AM awardI spoke about it.' To add to the festivities, Tina and her beau Vincent Mancin
Governor-General of Australia awards Tina Arena with her AM award
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
I spoke about it.' To add to the festivities, Tina and her beau Vincent Mancini attended a dinner with French President Francois Hollande and Australian Governor-General at the Élysée Palace in Paris, France on Tuesday evening. The pair... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the contract of the century. France's President Francois Hollande could not keep the smile off his face when welcoming Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the contract of the century. France's President Francois Hollande could not keep the smile off his face when welcoming Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and his... Read more
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Perth Now
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the contract of the century. France's President Francois Hollande could not keep the smile off his face when welcoming Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and his... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the contract of the century. France's President Francois Hollande could not keep the smile off his face when welcoming Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and his... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Key Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Extradited To Francea French judge today. This transfer was expected. As we reported at the time o
Key Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Extradited To France
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
a French judge today. This transfer was expected. As we reported at the time of his arrest in Brussels, French President Francois Hollande immediately said France would ask Belgium to extradite Abdeslam. "Abdeslam should be interrogated in... Read more
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Radio Angulo
French Film Festival in Cuba, Variety and Exclusivityfestival is considered the anteroom of the Month of French Culture in Cuba, an
French Film Festival in Cuba, Variety and Exclusivity
Radio Angulo / Posted 2 days ago
festival is considered the anteroom of the Month of French Culture in Cuba, an initiative of French President Francois Hollande that will reach the island for the first time through music, exhibitions, theater, dance, architecture and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Key Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Extradited To Francea French judge today. This transfer was expected. As we reported at the time o
Key Paris Attacks Suspect Salah Abdeslam Extradited To France
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
a French judge today. This transfer was expected. As we reported at the time of his arrest in Brussels, French President Francois Hollande immediately said France would ask Belgium to extradite Abdeslam. "Abdeslam should be interrogated in... Read more
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BBC News
Florence Cassez's release sparks anger in Mexicowas all smiles.'Special treatment for foreigner' Back in Paris, she was receiv
Florence Cassez's release sparks anger in Mexico
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
was all smiles.'Special treatment for foreigner' Back in Paris, she was received in the Elysee Palace by the President Francois Hollande, who had - as she put it - "taken up the baton" of her case following earlier high-profile lobbying by... Read more
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News.com.au
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the
Australia’s $50 billion mistake?
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
company DCNS has thrilled officials in Paris, with the media hailing it as the contract of the century. France's President Francois Hollande could not keep the smile off his face when welcoming Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove and his... Read more
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Swissinfo
French households wary of Hollande's 'going better' claimBy Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) - If France's latest consumer confidence figur
French households wary of Hollande's 'going better' claim
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) - If France's latest consumer confidence figures are anything to go by, President Francois Hollande is failing to convince voters that the economy is turning the corner as decisively as the deeply unpopular leader... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French households wary of Hollande's 'going better' claimPARIS: If France's latest consumer confidence figures are anything to go by, Pr
French households wary of Hollande's 'going better' claim
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
PARIS: If France's latest consumer confidence figures are anything to go by, President Francois Hollande is failing to convince voters that the economy is turning the corner as decisively as the deeply unpopular leader says it is. A year away from a... Read more
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iol.co.za
TTIP trade deal would bring ‘no benefit’ to UKPrime Minister David Cameron travelled to join US President Barack Obama, Germa
TTIP trade deal would bring ‘no benefit’ to UK
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Prime Minister David Cameron travelled to join US President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to discuss TTIP in Germany. President Obama's trip to Europe has... Read more
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Asian journal
Initiativewith President Obama, and finally the high-level coalition to set a price for f
Initiative
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
with President Obama, and finally the high-level coalition to set a price for fossil fuels and coal,” French President Francois Hollande said as he vowed to make France a role model in implementing the contents of the Agreement. The Paris... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Obama boosts Islamic State fight, asks Europe to do the samediscussed the IS fight with British Prime Minster David Cameron, German Chancel
Obama boosts Islamic State fight, asks Europe to do the same
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
discussed the IS fight with British Prime Minster David Cameron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minster Matteo Renzi. The president formally announced the new troop deployment in a... Read more
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Rappler
France wins 'momentous' $39B Australia submarine contractHerve Guillou (R) DCNS CEO gives a submarine mock-up to the French President Fr
France wins 'momentous' $39B Australia submarine contract
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
Herve Guillou (R) DCNS CEO gives a submarine mock-up to the French President Francois Hollande (2R), after a visit at the French industrial group DCNS headquarters with foreign affairs minister Jean Marc Ayrault (2L), Defense minister Jean Yves Le... Read more
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CTV News
Canada 'does not and will not' pay ransom to terrorists, PM saysa ransom of about $1 million was paid to al Qaeda for the release of Canadian d
Canada 'does not and will not' pay ransom to terrorists, PM says
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
a ransom of about $1 million was paid to al Qaeda for the release of Canadian diplomat Robert Fowler in 2009. There have also been allegations that France has paid ransoms to get its citizens back, which French President Francois Hollande has deni... Read more
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Adelaide Now
French kiss of life for future SA jobsDebbie Spence are happy with the announcement. Picture: Tait Schmaal On Monday
French kiss of life for future SA jobs
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Debbie Spence are happy with the announcement. Picture: Tait Schmaal On Monday night, Mr Turnbull called French president Francois Hollande to inform him that the French company had won the giant contract. Mr Hollande welcomed the “historic... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Sub construction to employ 3000 in Adelaidesteel in the production process and said the deal will have a great impact on t
Sub construction to employ 3000 in Adelaide
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
steel in the production process and said the deal will have a great impact on the Australian economy. French President Francois Hollande has hailed the deal as 'historic'. Japan is demanding answers from the Turnbull government over why it... Read more
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iol.co.za
France to issue ‘green bonds’and would become the first country to issue “green bonds” to fund projects whic
France to issue ‘green bonds’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
and would become the first country to issue “green bonds” to fund projects which benefit the enviroment. French President Francois Hollande also confirmed that the country's oldest nuclear power plant, Fessenheim -- which sits near the German and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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The Courier
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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The Young Witness
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Western Advocate
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Manning River Times
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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The North West Star
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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The Border Mail
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connectionan economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Si
Submarine deal smooths Sir Peter Cosgrove's French connection
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
an economic lifesaver for a stagnant France. It is a political lifesaver for Sir Peter's host on Tuesday night, President Francois Hollande, who has been suffering through historically low approval ratings. One poll in early April found that just... Read more
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EuroNews
Surprise fall in French jobless total, but underlying trend still grimat 3,531,000 in March, down 1.7 percent over one month, but up 0.5 percent over
Surprise fall in French jobless total, but underlying trend still grim
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
at 3,531,000 in March, down 1.7 percent over one month, but up 0.5 percent over one year. It is a rare boost for President Francois Hollande as he struggles to convince the French people their economy is recovering. The government has said such... Read more
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