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A University of Chicago student group that published a Facebook post describing all French people as "assholes" has been banned from the social networking site. The UChicago Secrets page served as a way for students to anonymously ask questions, make observations and air grievances about life ...
In fact, most people in France think that the rolling strike action against the railway reform - which has plunged the country into travel chaos - is not justified, according to an Ifop poll published on Sunday. The poll, also conducted by Ifop for the JDD, showed that 57 per cent of French people do not ...

"I think that the priority for French people is to speed up the migration process," she says. "With smoother and easier visa procedures." While other world leaders kept their distance, Macron stretched out a hand to Trump by inviting him to the French Bastille Day celebrations. It's a strategy that public ...
"Instead of spotting French people walking into a pub, you might be asked to let all the French people in," Constant added. Supporting the rebels will improve your standing inside their organisation. You will, however, lose pay and the chance to improve your living standards. Just to make things interesting, ...
A TOTAL of four people, including a police officer, were killed and sixteen - including three police officers - were wounded by a suspected Islamist militant - identified as Redouane Lakdim - during a series of attacks in the towns of Trebes and Carcassonne in France's Aude department on 23 March, Reuters ...

Paris: Seventy-five percent of French people want President Emmanuel Macron to suspend arms' exports to countries, including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, involved in the Yemeni war, a YouGov poll showed on Monday. Pressure has been mounting on Macron to scale back military ...
“I renew my condemnation for such acts of violence that cause so much pain and fervently ask the Lord for the gift of peace” he said “invoking on the affected families and on all the people of France God's blessings”. The attacker was shot dead by police after killing and injuring a number of people in ...
There's a restaurant in Paris that only serves British food, and French people love it. L'Entente is the first restaurant in Paris to serve British cuisine (Instagram / helene_lunch_cake / richarddio). Luke Bailey 5 hours Monday March 26th 2018. There are more than 500 restaurants in the UK described as French, and countless ...
Paris: Seventy-five percent of French people want President Emmanuel Macron to suspend arms' exports to countries, including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, involved in the Yemeni war, a YouGov poll showed on Monday. Pressure has been mounting on Macron to scale back military ...
Three out of four French people believe it is "unacceptable" to sell military weapons to Saudi Arabia, according to a poll published Monday. The study by independent research group YouGov was commissioned by the anti-corporation lobby group SumOfUs to mark the third anniversary of the Saudi-led ...
Three out of four French people believe it is "unacceptable" to sell military weapons to Saudi Arabia, according to a poll published Monday. The study by independent research group YouGov was commissioned by the anti-corporation lobby group SumOfUs to mark the third anniversary of the Saudi-led ...
“You should take great pride in knowing that the French people are forever indebted and grateful to you, Arthur Dinkins, and your American brothers-in-arms for your most heroic bravery and dedication during World War II,” Alexis Andres, consul general of France, based in Houston, said in a letter read ...
"The culture in Canada, it's a non-conflict culture, particularly in the professional area," Mainguy said. "Most of the French-speaking people from Europe, they tend to be very direct." But Mainguy says, despite those differences, it's important for French people to adapt to Canadian culture if they want to thrive ...
BRUSSELS: The European Union´s top officials offered their full support to the French people over a new set of deadly attacks carried out Friday in France. "France has again been hit by a cowardly and bloody act, after having previously been hit hard by terrorism," European Commission chief Jean-Claude ...
We were created in 1937, in order to have a single company that would allow all French people, who won paid vacation rights in 1936 [under the Popular Front], to be able to travel anywhere in France. This was extraordinary. During the war, and during the five years of resistance, from 1940 to 1945, ...
After discussing the long history of friendship and alliance between the U.S. and France, Lacroix said that the French people would forever be indebted to the U.S. for the sacrifices it made during WWII and would continue to honor those places of sacrifice as "sacred ground." "It's hard to express how ...

The European Union's top officials offered their full support to the French people over a new set of deadly attacks carried out Friday in France. "France has again been hit by a cowardly and bloody act, after having previously been hit hard by terrorism," European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker told ...
BRUSSELS: The European Union's top officials offered their full support to the French people over a new set of deadly attacks carried out Friday in France. "France has again been hit by a cowardly and bloody act, after having previously been hit hard by terrorism," European Commission chief Jean-Claude ...
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent a cable to French President Emmanuel Macron stating his condolences to him and to the people of France for the victims of the terrorist attack that took place on Friday in southern France. "I have been informed of the terrorist attack in southern France, the ...
22 de marzo de 2018, 16:25Paris, Mar 22 (Prensa Latina) Around half a million people took to the streets across France today to protest against plans by the government of Emmanuel Macron, such as railway reform and changes in the civil service. Throughout the day, protests took place in dozens of cities ...
The poll for the conservative weekly Le Journal du Dimanche showed that 61 per cent of French people don't want the eurosceptic politician to run for president in May 2022, up two percentage points from Ifop's previous poll in September. Only 39 per cent of voters want the leader of France's hard-right ...
Chalong Police and Kamala Police have arrested seven French people over the alleged kidnapping and physical abuse of a 21-year-old female compatriot. Those arrested were Idriss Sulliman, 25, Yann Kimulina, 25, Brahim Saifdine, 21, Mouhcin Wizkrane, 23, Yacine Maatoug, 32, Lydia Kouang Nlend, ...
Chalong Police and Kamala Police have arrested seven French people over the alleged kidnapping and physical abuse of a 21-year-old female compatriot. Those arrested were Idriss Sulliman, 25, Yann Kimulina, 25, Brahim Saifdine, 21, Mouhcin Wizkrane, 23, Yacine Maatoug, 32, Lydia Kouang Nlend, ...
Chalong Police and Kamala Police have arrested 7 French men and women, including 25 year old Idriss Sulliman, 25 year old Yann Kimulina, 21 year old Brahim Saifdine, 23 year old Mouhcin Wizkrane, 32 year old Yacine Maatoug, 21 year old Lydia Kouang Nlend and 19 year old Sahra Zerari, for ...
Emboldened by his successful labour reforms last year, Mr Macron is calculating that public opinion will shift in his favour. Polls show that 70 per cent of the public already back his rail reforms amid widespread dissatisfaction with train services. Many French people now accept that the country can no longer ...
According to The Huffington Post, the three groups of people in France who are the most anti-Semitic views are the far-right National Front, far-left Left Front and Muslims. “Muslim respondents were two and even three times more anti-Jewish than French people as a whole,” Rodan-Benzaquen and ...
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe's approval rating is tepid but stable: 47 percent of French people hold a favourable opinion of their conservative premier, up two points from January, while 48 percent hold an unfavourable opinion of him. The controversial SNCF rail reform and the use of executive decrees ...
"In fact, I want America first for the American people, I want Britain first for the British people, and I want France first for the French people!" She praised conservatives for putting their ideals at the forefront. "Let us build on what you have achieved here, so that on both sides of the Atlantic, a conservative ...
SEVEN months after their prime minister was appointed in May 2017, fully 35% of the French could not name him accurately in a poll. Next to the hyper-visible President Emmanuel Macron, who hosts global business chiefs at the Palace of Versailles one week and is on the phone every other to Donald ...
Piazza writes that French people see flirting outside their marriage — even in front of their spouse — as healthy. But not everyone is comfortable with this idea. While researching her book "How to Be Married," Jo Piazza arranged a makeshift focus group of Frenchwomen to discuss their views on love and ...
According to a new poll by Groupon and Opinium Research, nearly one in four French people would prefer to spend Valentine's Day night at home with their ... And pets aren't only getting in the way of the emotional side of relationships in France, with 21 percent of French people admitting that having a pet ...
Why do rich people in France live much longer than the country's poorest? ... clear when you compare the smoking habits, with 39 percent of those without a degree smoking daily, compared to only 21 percent of graduates (among French people aged 15 to 64), according to the 2016 Health Barometer.
A video of foreigners trying to do the "Asian squat" and failing epically has gone viral on social media. The video, posted on YouTube channel Xinshidandan, shows two French vloggers challenging people on the streets of Montpellier in southern France to squat from standing position without the aid of ...
Pizza is the number one comfort food for the French according to a 2018 Harris Interactive survey. The study states more than 8 out of 10 French people eat to comfort themselves when they feel depressed. Of those 8 out of 10, 34 percent said pizza is their go-to dish to ease the blues. Hamburgers and fries ...
In total 51 percent of respondents said they “disapprove” of Mr Macron's actions as president in the poll published today, up from 45 percent in January. This is the first time the europhile's popularity rating dropped below 50 per cent in the monthly poll since November, when just 44 percent of French people ...
It can pursue a renewed nuclear model – or follow the German example and invest massively in renewable energy. It is often said that the French people support the nuclear path, notes Hebert – but a recent survey comes to a different conclusion. Article courtesy Energy Transition/Global Energiewende.
Facebook said Monday that it will train 65,000 French people in digital skills in free schemes to help women set up businesses and the long-term unemployed get back to work. The internet giant also announced that it will pour an additional 10 million euros ($12.2 million) into artificial intelligence in France ...
Sometimes you encounter an idea whose time has come. That doesn't make the idea good. Case in point: Twice in as many weeks, a famous American face has dived into the French market with strong “We come in peace” vibes, pioneers for their ilk, zealously shilling our two favorite types of food—junk ...
Dominique Anract, the president of the French National Confederation of Baking and Pastry, told ABC News, “We need to reassert the value of the baguette all around the world. French people need to realize the symbolic importance of this product.” Anract said he hopes “the bid to the U.N. agency will help ...
Joel Embiid is a big Arsenal fan and he gave us some insight into why on Thursday. When asked why he roots for the team among others in the Premier League, Embiid pointed to cultural reasons. “I've always been big on French people. A lot of people might not agree … They've always had a lot of French ...
According to a 2016 report by the publicly-funded BEH health journal, nearly half of all French people are overweight, including 15 percent who are obese. ... “For a lot of people in France, being body positive when you're fat means you are promoting obesity,” says Daria Marx, a 30-something activist and ...
Mother of five Isabelle Kocher is the only female boss of a CAC40 business (Engie), and was ranked seventh in Vanity Fair's 2017 list of most influential French people in the world. As well as making forward-thinking ecological promises – in December, she announced that the company aims to switch all of ...
Almost 90% of French people expect to drink alcohol this New Year's Eve (NYE), but only a fraction of them have plans in place to avoid a ... Last year, 16 people in France died due to road traffic accidents after NYE celebrations, which is almost double the normally-expected number of road deaths at any ...
The poll also found nearly half of French people remain unconvinced by Mr Macron's right-hand man, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe. Some 47 per cent of respondents said that they held an “unfavourable” view of Mr Philippe, up from 45 per cent in November. Just over a third, 37 per cent, said they held a ...
But according to new results from a recent poll carried out by polling institute BVA-Gallup for Le Point, which shows that one in two French people consider ... And while the results only show a small upwards shift (one point) on 2016, it marks the first time since 2013 that 50 percent of French people consider ...
Around eight out of 10 French people believe in at least one conspiracy theory, according to a survey that tested some of the most famous ones on a group of 1,200 people. The poll by the Ifop group on behalf of the Fondation Jean Jaures think-tank and the Conspiracy Watch organisation found that large ...
Around eight out of 10 French people believe in at least one conspiracy theory, according to a survey that tested some of the most famous ones on a group of 1,200 people. The poll by the Ifop group on behalf of the Fondation Jean Jaures think-tank and the Conspiracy Watch organisation found that large ...
If France really is a democracy, all people should be able to express their opinions, otherwise we will have the ministry of propaganda from '1984' – defining what's true and what's not, political analyst Nikola Mirkovic says. Following his announcement to tackle the spread of fake news, French President ...
A survey out on Tuesday by the Odoxa polling company showed that 54 percent of French people had a positive view of him, up nine points in a month, while Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has an approval rating of 57 percent. "Before they used to fall and then never come back, but he's rebounding," ...


 

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