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    French mayor fined for Muslim comment

    BBC Online | Updated at 01:00am on April 27, 2017

    A far-right French mayor has been fined 2,000 euros for inciting hatred, after declaring that there were too many Muslim children in his local schools...

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    Media ‘never under so much threat’: RSF

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 12:56am on April 27, 2017

    Press freedom has never been as threatened as it is now, in the ‘new post-truth era of fake news’ after the election of US president...

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    French mayor fined for Muslim comment

    BBC | Updated at 09:38am on April 26, 2017

    A far-right French mayor has been fined 2,000 euros for inciting hatred, after declaring that there were too many Muslim children in his local schools...

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    A child dies every 10 minutes in Yemen

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:13am on April 26, 2017

    The United Nations needs massive funds to avert famine in Yemen and warring parties there must ensure humanitarian aid can be delivered, UN secretary-general Antonio...

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    France elections: Le Pen steps aside as National Front leader

    Reuters | Updated at 09:21am on April 25, 2017

    Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is stepping aside as leader of her National Front party...

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    Macron, Le Pen vie to embody change in presidential run-off

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:47am on April 25, 2017

    Pro-Europe maverick Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Monday threw themselves into campaigning for France’s presidential run-off, with Le Pen styling herself...

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    She tells how she escaped sinking car

    BBC | Updated at 10:27am on April 24, 2017

    A girl of eight who survived when the car she was in sank in Australia, killing three family members, has described her desperate struggle to...

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    France elections: Macron and Le Pen through to run-off

    BBC | Updated at 09:17am on April 24, 2017

    The centrist Emmanuel Macron will face far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a run-off for the French presidency on 7 May, near-final results show...

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    France votes in high-stakes presidential election

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:39am on April 24, 2017

    French voters flocked to the polls under heavy security Sunday in the first round of a highly unpredictable presidential election seen as vital for the...

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    French voters begin casting ballots in presidential election

    Associated Press | Updated at 09:05am on April 23, 2017

    French voters began casting ballots for the presidential election Sunday in a tense first-round poll that’s seen as a test for the spread of...

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