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Cairo’s street artists defy authorities with graffiti protest

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Whitewashing their own work, but with a difference. Mohamed Mahmoud St, Cairo, 24 May 2012

Whitewashing their own work, but with a difference. Mohamed Mahmoud St, Cairo, 24 May 2012

Cairo’s graffiti artists offered a sarcastic rebuttal to city authorities on Thursday during the last day of voting in Egypt’s presidential elections. Following plans to whitewash street art on Mohamed Mahmoud St, artists instead began the whitewashing themselves spelling out a cynical phrase in Arabic – “forget about the past, focus on the elections”.

Radio France Internationale

Written by Daniel Finnan

25 May 2012 at 10:33

Slideshow: DRC elections – Riot police

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DRC elections – Riot police

Written by Daniel Finnan

8 December 2011 at 18:00

Slideshow: DRC elections – Leaving the country

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DRC elections – Leaving the country

Written by Daniel Finnan

6 December 2011 at 18:00

Slideshow: DRC elections – Tabulation centre in Kinshasa

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DRC elections – Tabulation centre in Kinshasa

Written by Daniel Finnan

1 December 2011 at 18:00

Slideshow: DRC elections – Results

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DRC elections – Results

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30 November 2011 at 18:00

Slideshow: DRC elections – Going to the polls

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DRC elections – Going to the polls

Written by Daniel Finnan

28 November 2011 at 18:00

Slideshow: France’s geeks power up at Paris Games Week

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People lined up to enter Paris Games Week

People lined up to enter Paris Games Week

This year’s Paris Games Week powers up on Friday with more than 150,000 gaming geeks expected to pass through the doors of the city’s Parc des expositions. French video game fans will get an exclusive look at the new Playstation Vita handheld console, as well as new titles including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Assassin’s Creed Revelations and Saint’s Row The Third.

Slideshow: Radio France Internationale

Written by Daniel Finnan

21 October 2011 at 13:23

Indignant protests in 82 countries target corporate greed, austerity

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Demonstrators angered by corporate greed and government austerity policies are demonstrating in 951 cities in 82 countries around the world as part of the United for Global Change movement. The protests, first proposed by a Portuguese youth movement, come as leaders of 20 countries meet in Paris to prepare for the G20 summit in Cannes on 3-4 November.

Slideshow – Radio France Internationale

Written by Daniel Finnan

15 October 2011 at 17:40

Snow hits France early

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Written by Daniel Finnan

26 November 2010 at 14:05

Jostling for position at the Paris Games Week

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Poster of the Lapins Crétins video game at Paris Games Week

Poster of the Lapins Crétins video game at Paris Games Week

With 28 million regular video game players in France and a market worth more than three billion euros in 2010, the inaugural Paris Games Week is attempting to woo gaming geeks with new games as well as innovations in interactivity. Ahead of the important Christmas period, major players such as Xbox, Disney and Electronic Arts are showing off their wares.

Radio Feature: Focus on France

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