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Sunday is a day of rest for most people in France, apart from those working in or around the many thriving Sunday morning markets.
France’s parliament today begins debating a Socialist government proposal to allow university classes to be taught in foreign languages, namely English.
France is often protective of its language, especially when it comes to the spread of English. Other languages have their passionate followers, though.
The Cannes Film Festival is about more than the prizes, or the stars on the red carpet in designer evening wear and jewellery. Its really for film lovers and not just the professionals.