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Report Aims at ‘Reconciling’ France and Algeria, Its Former Colony

Report Aims at ‘Reconciling’ France and Algeria, Its Former Colony

Report Aims at ‘Reconciling’ France and Algeria, Its Former Colony Report Aims at ‘Reconciling’ France and Algeria, Its Former Colony PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron of France on Wednesday received a much-anticipated report aimed at achieving a “reconciliation of memories between France and Algeria,” two countries divided not by just the Mediterranean Sea but also by deep animosity stemming from …

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Vegan Restaurant ONA Gets Michelin Star in France, a First

Vegan Restaurant ONA Gets Michelin Star in France, a First

Vegan Restaurant ONA Gets Michelin Star in France, a First Vegan Restaurant ONA Gets Michelin Star in France, a First ONA was also among 33 restaurants around the country to receive a green star, a new category created by the Michelin Guide last year that rewards restaurants that are “committed to advocating a virtuous, sustainable approach to gastronomy.” Mr. Poullenec …

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Incest Scandal Sets Off a New #MeToo Movement in France

Incest Scandal Sets Off a New #MeToo Movement in France

Incest Scandal Sets Off a New #MeToo Movement in France Incest Scandal Sets Off a New #MeToo Movement in France PARIS — The testimonies have surfaced by the hundreds. “I was 8, I was abused by my uncle,” read one post on Twitter. “My father, from 7 to 14 years old,” another tweet said. “It was supposed to be a …

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House Hunting in France: A Soaring Paris Loft With Gustave Eiffel Ceilings

House Hunting in France: A Soaring Paris Loft With Gustave Eiffel Ceilings

House Hunting in France: A Soaring Paris Loft With Gustave Eiffel Ceilings House Hunting in France: A Soaring Paris Loft With Gustave Eiffel Ceilings A Sun-Drenched Two-Bedroom Loft in Paris $2.4 MILLION (1.98 MILLION EUROS) This renovated industrial loft, built in 1900 in the Charonne Quarter of Paris’s eastern 20th arrondissement, served as truck garage and an acoustic speaker factory …

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An Embattled Public Servant in a Fractured France

An Embattled Public Servant in a Fractured France

An Embattled Public Servant in a Fractured France An Embattled Public Servant in a Fractured France PARIS — France is in theory a nondiscriminatory society where the state upholds strict religious neutrality and people are free to believe, or not, in any God they wish. It is a nation, in its self image, that through education dissolves differences of faith …

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Truck Jam Eases at U.K. Port Days After France Reopens Border

Truck Jam Eases at U.K. Port Days After France Reopens Border

Truck Jam Eases at U.K. Port Days After France Reopens Border Truck Jam Eases at U.K. Port Days After France Reopens Border LONDON — A huge truck jam at the Port of Dover in England eased further on Saturday, days after France lifted a border blockade imposed over fears of a fast-spreading variant of the coronavirus that has already been …

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Trucks Stuck in U.K. After France Border Closure Begin Moving

Trucks Stuck in U.K. After France Border Closure Begin Moving

Trucks Stuck in U.K. After France Border Closure Begin Moving Trucks Stuck in U.K. After France Border Closure Begin Moving LONDON — Trucks began boarding ferries in Dover on Thursday to cross the English Channel for the first time in four days, a step toward ending a thousands-deep traffic jam that piled up at the border after France banned crossings …

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Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates

Boarded-up storefronts in Los Angeles. The stimulus package approved by Congress may not do enough for millions of jobless Americans if hiring does not pick up significantly.

Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates Stock Markets Rise After France Reopens Border to U.K.: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Boarded-up storefronts in Los Angeles. The stimulus package approved by Congress may not do enough for millions of jobless Americans if hiring does not pick up significantly.Credit…Philip Cheung for The New York …

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France Fast-Tracks Citizenship for Frontline Workers

France Fast-Tracks Citizenship for Frontline Workers

France Fast-Tracks Citizenship for Frontline Workers France Fast-Tracks Citizenship for Frontline Workers PARIS — Nine months after its president declared “war” against the coronavirus, France announced Tuesday that it has fast-tracked hundreds of citizenship applications from foreign frontline workers who have distinguished themselves in the battle. “Foreign workers gave their time and swung into action for all of us during …

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France Eases U.K. Border Restrictions for Some Travelers

France Eases U.K. Border Restrictions for Some Travelers

France Eases U.K. Border Restrictions for Some Travelers France Eases U.K. Border Restrictions for Some Travelers LONDON — Britain and France reopened their border to some travelers on Tuesday and inched closer to a deal that would allow freight trucks to resume moving between the two countries, raising hopes of relief for hundreds of drivers stuck near British ports and …

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