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26/11/2014 - France - China

French men jailed for attack on Chinese wine students

In France three men aged 21-23 have been jailed and fined for attacking a group of Chinese exchange students last year.
23/09/2014 - France

EU's Erasmus student exchange spawns one million babies

The EU student exchange programme Erasmus has led to the birth of one million babies, according to a study published Monday.
Students face housing problems in crowded Paris
17/09/2014 - On-the-spot France

Students face housing problems in crowded Paris

In France the pressures of starting third-level studies after high school often come with the added dilemma of finding a place to live in a difficult housing market.
30/08/2014 - France

French students want more scholarships

With the start of the new school year next week, the National Union of Students in France (UNEF) says the government is not providing enough financial aid to prospective students.
African communities in Dakar: part 5/5
29/08/2014 - International report

African communities in Dakar: part 5/5

It is time now for the last part in our series African communities in Dakar.
A demonstration in Lagos demands the return of the kidnapped schoolgirls
12/05/2014 - France - Nigeria

France hopes to host summit on kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

Paris hopes to host a summit of African leaders on efforts to find the 223 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist Boko Haram group, French President François Hollande announced on ...
02/04/2014 - Australia - France

Female French student found murdered in east Australia

A young French woman has been found dead in the Brisbane, the fourth foreign student to be murdered in the east Australian city since November.

Nigerian students debate fleeing Ukraine
05/03/2014 - African news explained

Nigerian students debate fleeing Ukraine

Students at Crimea State Medical University in Simferopol resumed their studies on.
Activists plan to use an empty building to host families who were either evicted or cannot afford to pay for housing.
07/01/2014 - Reports: Pain in Spain

Spain: How ordinary people are coping in the economic crisis

All the macro-economic signs point to Spain turning a corner for the first time in six years since the crisis began.
French school students protest at deportations
18/10/2013 - On-the-spot France

French school students protest at deportations

Thousands of school students in Paris and other parts of France protested yesterday over the deportation of two foreign pupils - 15-year-old Leonarda Dibrani, a Roma girl from Kosovo, and 19-year old ...