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This is a comedy caper about a dissatisfied postman forced into exile to the much-maligned "sticks" of the Nord-Pas-De-Calais region, with its supposedly backwards locals, the "Ch'tis." It holds the record for highest box office take in French history ...
Sarkozy has said he will be in the UK the day after he is elected to demand the treaty is rewritten. It is likely that Xavier Bertrand, president of the Nord-Pas-De-Calais-Picardie region and one of the few French politicians focused on a long-term ...

FOR the third year in a row, the Smart Fortwo city car has been revealed as the most stolen car in France - with one in eight owners having their cars stolen.
The Jungle in Calais is one of several camps dotted across the northern Nord-Pas-De-Calais region. The camps often lack basic necessities such as safe generators for electricity, adequate sewage systems, and running water.
Things things get completely compelling on-site in Nord-Pas-De-Calais, as David O'Keefe and Wayne Abbott discover human stories in the region's ordnance-littered "deep fighting system".
Calais and the wider region Nord-Pas-De-Calais remains a densely-populated and somewhat run-down area with industrial difficulties, what's changing are people's voting habits.

France's interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve said he strongly condemned the incident, which took place in Nieppe, a town on the Franco-Belgian in the Nord-Pas-De-Calais-Picardie region. Mr Cazeneuve was so "unhappy" about what happened he called ...
... remain in very difficult conditions to hope to join their families in England." Xavier Bertrand, head of the Nord-Pas-De-Calais-Picardie region has said that security concerns meant there should be a curfew stopping migrants from leaving the ...
Paris-based Les films du Losange has unveiled pre-sales on Michael Haneke's next film Happy End as the first day of shooting begins in the northern French region of the Nord-Pas-De-Calais today. Few details on the production have been revealed publicly ...
Most stunningly, it is almost entirely free of branding. The main race sponsor of Paris-Roubaix is the local region itself - Nord-Pas-De-Calais - and thus the only thing being flogged is the verdant French countryside. For better and for worse, it is ...
According to this report, the pair at an SFR shop in Villeneuve d'Ascq, in the country's Nord-Pas-De-Calais region, began the video by explaining that the phone was in for repair and the owner had been "breaking our balls".
THE SNCF is to compensate travellers in regions that have lost train services as a result of the company not employing enough drivers.
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One moderate Republican, Xavier Bertrand, who won the regional presidency in Nord-Pas de Calais, acknowledged that the campaign had "changed his vision of politics," while Christian Estrosi, a longtime backer of Sarkozy who won another regional ...
... Muslims respect other religions and a strong gesture that honors all Muslims shows that they are alongside our fellow citizens" after the attacks in Paris, said Abdelkader Aoussedj, president of the Federation of Muslim Associations of Nord-Pas-de ...
Popular support for France's hardline Anti-Immigration National Front skyrocketed during Sunday's regional elections to the Nord Pas-de-Calais Piciadie regional council, and Calais' city council. The party scored over 40 percent of the vote in the ...
FN leader Marine Le Pen was on course to win control of the economically depressed northern region of Nord-Pas-De-Calais-Picardie, once a bastion of the left.

UNHCR specifically welcomed measures to improve living and reception conditions in the Nord-Pas-de- Calais region - as well as in other locations - and the parallel efforts to address asylum access and accommodation issues.
UNHCR encouraged the French authorities to gradually relocate people from the current informal settlements and provide them, as is the case in most European countries, adequate reception conditions in the Nord-Pas-De-Calais region as well as in other ...
... high up, there are 22 regions in the UK with less disposable income than the lowest-ranked region of Germany. Likewise there are 18 regions of the UK that are worse off in terms of disposable income than France's lowest-ranked area, Nord-Pas-De-Calais.
While a law against animal cruelty prohibits cockfighting in most of France, it is allowed in the country's northern Nord-Pas-De-Calais region, as well as in a number of its overseas territories, where the sport is considered a part of the local heritage.
The Calais region - Nord Pas de Calais - has one of the highest unemployment rates in France: 13% compared with 10% nationwide.
Last Friday, a 23-year-old Eritrean woman died after being hit by a car as she was trying to cross into the UK, said Gaetan Genel, a spokesman for France's Nord Pas de Calais region. The woman was the eighth migrant to die since June 1, Genel said.
An OpinionWay poll on Monday saw her party taking control of the northern Nord-Pas-De-Calais regional assembly if she decided to lead the party's ticket there.
Paris -- Eurostar said Tuesday it has cancelled all passenger trains for the rest of the day through the tunnel that links France and England, after striking ferry workers swarmed the train line setting tires alight.
Paris -- Eurostar said Tuesday it has cancelled all passenger trains for the rest of the day through the tunnel that links France and England, after striking ferry workers swarmed the train line setting tires alight.
De agrosector in de Franse regio Nord-Pas-De-Calais is goed voor 13.500 teeltbedrijven en bijna 85.000 banen. De omzet bedroeg 12 miljard Euro. De regio is zeer dicht bevolkt met 80 miljoen mensen in een straal van 300 km, evenals een strategische ...
Directed by Nord Pas de Calais euphonium player Remi Leconte, they produced a controlled performance of the set work, 'Sinfonietta No 1' by Johan de Meij, and a free flowing edition of their own choice of 'music for a Festival' to claim the title by a ...
MINSK, 23 January (BelTA) - The French cities of Lille and Tourcoing played host to the presentations of Belarus' opportunities in trade, economic and investment cooperation with the companies of Nord-Pas-De-Calais, BelTA learnt from the press service ...
MyFerryLink operates two passenger ferries, the Rodin and the Berlioz, and one freight ship, Nord Pas-de-Calais. It offers up to 16 passenger sailings between Dover and Calais every day.






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