Enfin! Female author in French school exams for first time since 1990s
Lafayette's inclusion is the result of a 2016 petition set up by Prof Françoise Cahen, who teaches at a lycée in Alfortville, south-east Paris. “We're not asking for parity between male and female artists, we would just like the great female writers ...
Armenian Evangelical Church of Alfortville Attacked
Léonian became the pastor of the church 18 months ago and leads the congregation of about 30 people. The Mayor of Alfortville Luc Carvounas was quick to condemn the attack and expressed his solidarity with the church's congregation and leadership.
French left-wing presidential primary: Hamon vs. Valls
Pledges: To give 750 euros ($800) "universal income" gradually to all French adults; to tax robots; to legalize cannabis; to repeal labor measures forced through parliament by his rival, Manuel Valls; recognition of a Palestinian state. Style: Serious ...
Valls vs. Hamon in French Socialists' presidential primary
France: Fear, Faith and Football
I travel through Paris' spiralling labyrinth of autoroutes to Alfortville, an unremarkable concrete precinct on the edge of the south-eastern banlieues - the sort of grey place where tedium can easily become something darker. It was here, in a dingy ...
Why some French Jewish parents are taking their kids out of public schools
... Alfortville, a middle-class suburb southeast of Paris. Selem describes her family as not especially religious, but at the start of the next school year, she took her three children out of the French public education system and put them in a private ...
Trump administration approves tougher visa vetting, including social media checks
Under the new procedures, consular officials can request all prior passport numbers, five years' worth of social media handles, email addresses and phone numbers and 15 years of biographical information including addresses, employment and travel history.
Federal Register :: Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Emergency Review: Supplemental Questions for Visa ...
France's ex-PM Valls witholds endorsement in presidential race
Former PM Manuel Valls said he is not ready to endorse a French presidential candidate, denying media reports that he supports centrist Emmanuel Macron while ruling out backing fellow Socialist Benoît Hamon, his rival in January's primaries. French ...
Paris attacks – visual guide to a week that shook the French capital
Another unit uses a car to travel between a string of restaurants where diners are raked with machine gun fire. There are also three explosions outside the Stade de France as an international football match attended by President François Hollande takes ...
Paris attacks: France mobilises 115000 security personnel
France has mobilised 115,000 security personnel in the wake of Friday's Paris attacks by Islamist militants, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve has said. Mr Cazeneuve said 128 more raids on suspected militants were carried out. French air strikes also ...
Limited Tickets Available for 'Women of 1915' April 2 Boston Premiere
The very successful London premiere of the film was followed by six equally successful screenings in France: Paris, Issy-de-Moulineoux, Alfortville, Décines, Valance, and Marseille. All screenings in France were organized by the Blue Cross of France ...