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France and Germany agree plan to recapitalise European banks - The Guardian
The leaders of France and Germany have announced that they are ready to recapitalise Europe's troubled banks and have reached agreement on a "long-lasting, complete package" to counter the bloc's debt crisis.
£100m masterpieces stolen from French museum 'crushed by rubbish truck' - Telegraph
Five stolen paintings including a Matisse, a Picasso and a Modigliani worth almost £100 million ended up in a street dustbin and were likely crushed by a rubbish truck, a suspect has reportedly told police.
Newcastle United's French scouting policy is no laughing matter - The Observer
Over many months now a fresh breeze has blown in with Cabaye, Hatem Ben Arfa (back from serious injury), Sylvain Marveaux, Gabriel Obertan, Chiek Tioté, Abeid and Demba Ba, the Senegal striker who was born in the Paris suburb of Sèvres.
Famed and forgotten brought to life in a Paris cemetery - BBC News
Paris is well-known for its cemeteries, the most famous being Pere Lachaise, where tourists seek out the tomb of Oscar Wilde. But I live next to another great 19th Century cemetery in Montparnasse - and when I go there I always take my phone.
Sacre bleu! French marines watch rugby victory over England aboard British warship - Telegraph
It was an unusual place to watch England's World Cup rugby clash with France: a British warship at sea off Scotland's Atlantic coast.
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