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Sarkozy’s appeal to keep France shooting footage off-air

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has urged networks not to broadcast videos shot by an Islamist extremist killer during a shooting spree in France.

Sarkozy seeks to ban certain imams from France

President Nicolas Sarkozy says he would bar some Muslim preachers from entering France as part of a crackdown after shootings there by an extremist.

French gunman’s brother held as suspected accomplice

Toulouse gunman Mohamed Merah's brother is under investigation on suspicion of being an accomplice to the killing spree that left seven people dead.

French investigators turn attention to gunman’s brother

Signs have mounted that the brother of a radical Islamist gunman who killed schoolchildren and paratroopers in France may have helped him.

Proud brother of French gunman found with explosives

The older brother of the radical Islamist Mohamed Merah who killed seven people in France has told police he is "proud" of his brother.

Police lose contact with France school shooter

Police have lost contact with Mohamed Merah, the gunman suspected of seven people, more than a day after 300 police first surrounded his house.

French school killings suspect promises surrender

A gunman suspected of killing seven people, including three children at a Jewish school, says he would hand himself over to police.

Toulouse school killings suspect shoots three in raid

A gunman suspected of killing three children and a rabbi at a Jewish school in France has wounded three police officers in a shoot-out during a raid.

France unites behind massive manhunt for Toulouse killer

France has all but forgotten its presidential election amid a massive manhunt for the serial killer who slew children and a teacher in Toulouse.

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Basic income grant on the cards as Covid-19 threat intensifies

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Taxis and Covid-19: ‘The ideal doesn’t exist’

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