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13/10/2014

African press review 13 October 2014

An African crisis fund, a Kenyan clean sweep in Chicago, the death of Ali Mazrui, and the fate of Julius Malema's party are some of this morning's main stories . . .

The Mie Prefectural General Medical Center where Formula One driver Jules Bianchi is hospitalized, Japan, 6 October 2014.
06/10/2014 - France - Japan

Formula One: 'no comment' and nervous wait for Bianchi family

The long wait started on Monday at the Japanese hospital of Yokkaichi where the French Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi was rushed to intensive care on Sunday after he crashed into a recovery vehicle ...
29/09/2014

African press review 29 September 2014

Kenya celebrates Dennis Kimetto's Berlin marathon triumph and in South Africa there's speculation about Jacob Zuma's future - some of the stories in today's African papers...

The Saint-Nazaire dockyard
01/09/2014 - FRANCE

French rescuers search for 66-year-old lost at sea

French rescue-workers are searching for a 66-year-old man reported missing at sea off Saint-Nazaire in western France since Sunday evening.

02/08/2014

French press review 2 August 2014

The deadly Ebola virus spiralling out of control in West Africa after claiming 729 lives and infecting more than 1,300 others since March gained front page attention from Le Monde this ...
Benjamin Kayser on the pitch
23/07/2014 - France

Two charged with machete attack on French rugby players

Two men have been charged with involvement in a machete attack on three French rugby players in southern France last weekend. Both have police records and have been identified by witnesses.

Tour de France entertainment
22/07/2014 - On-the-spot France

Tour de France entertainment

The Tour de France is not only about bike racing.
French national rugby team, Stade de France, Paris. File February 2014.
21/07/2014 - France

French rugby players injured in machete attack

French internationals rugby players Aurélien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser were attacked on Sunday by a dozen armed men with machetes and sabres.

11/07/2014

African press review 11 July 2014

The South African press is buzzing about rejection of parole for apartheid death squad commander De Kock imprisoned 20 years ago. And South African men prefer the World Cup to sex.

10/07/2014

African press review 10 July 2014

SA's immigration laws sow panic among foreign residents, Odinga denies seeking violent regime change, the ICC prosecution accuses Kenyan officials of covering up for Kenyatta, Nigeria is suspended ...
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