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1 hr ago | India Gazette

Watch The Hundred Foot... get chance to fly to France

When Helen Mirren-starrer "The Hundred Foot Journey" will release in India Aug 8, it will not just take viewers into a visual retreat into the Midi Pyrenees Region in Southwest France, but also give them a chance to try their luck for a visit to France.


Related Topix: The Hundred-foot Journey, Celebrities, Helen Mirren, France, World News, Om Puri, India, Manish Dayal

Thu Jul 31, 2014


Castle Granval I...

The castle ruins Grandval reflected in the waters of the dam Razisse sometimes nicely here quite dramatically.


Related Topix: France, World News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Daily Herald

Airbus says not all a380s in backlog will get delivered

Employees stand on a platform beneath the wing of a Airbus A380 aircraft on the assembly line at the Airbus Group NV factory in Toulouse, France.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, France, World News, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft


Airbus Profit Rises 10% as Aircraft Deliveries Increase

Airbus Group NV reported a 10 percent increase in first-half earnings after its commercial plane unit delivered more aircraft.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, France, World News,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

DFW Catholic

Bishop Davies: Lourdes shrine a light amid war, death

Lourdes, France, Jul 28, 2014 / 10:02 am .- This weekend, shortly before today's centenary of the beginning of World War I, an English bishop has said that the Marian shrine of Lourdes remains "undimmed" and still invites everyone to see the "light of the Gospel," Jesus Christ.


Related Topix: France, World News, History in the News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Manawatu Evening Standard

Airbus tour stops by NZ

BRAND NEW: An Airbus A350 XWB flight-test aircraft is towed during a media-day at the German headquarters of aircraft company Airbus in Hamburg.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, France,

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Linux Today

Moving to LibreOffice saves Toulouse 1 million

Toulouse, France's fourth largest city, has saved 1 million euro by migrating all its desktops to LibreOffice, an open source suite of office productivity tools.


Related Topix: France, World News

Aero-News Network

A350 XWB Embarks On Final Certification Phase

The Airbus A350-900 has taken off for its final stage towards certification. These Route Proving tests are designed to demonstrate readiness for airline operations and will include high airfield performance, auto-landing trials, and airport turnaround and handling services.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, France,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Dining in the Midi Pyrenees region of France

In France, delicious food and wine are not the exclusive province of Paris. If you are visiting the country's southwestern Midi Pyrenees region, you will discover many excellent restaurants and local specialties, as well as cheeses, wines and other culinary treats.


Related Topix: Travel, France Travel, Europe Travel, France, World News, Toulouse, France Travel, Life, Food, Foie Gras

Culinary specialties of the Aveyron in southwestern France

Aveyron is a department of the Midi Pyrenees region of southwestern France. It is an area rich in local products.


Related Topix: France, World News, Wine, Drink, Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Potatoes, Vegetables

WNYC-AM New York

Despite Mideast Turmoil, More French Jews Are Moving To Israel

Rabbi Michel Serfaty , head of the Jewish-Muslim Alliance of France, stands next to a Muslim cleric, or imam, as they both hold signs wishing Muslims a happy Ramadan.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Riot, France,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Europe's Latest Rage: Pop-Up Beaches

Last week, French workers were feverishly spreading 5,000 tons of sand, assembling 550 beach loungers, 200 tables, 800 chairs, 450 umbrellas and installing six refreshment stands, four ice cream stalls, 20 boats, 20 paddle boats, 40 canoes and kayaks and five sailboats.


Related Topix: France,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Java Developer's Journal

The Optimization and Integration De Facto Business Standard

These two elements now stand as an imperative for firms to act if they are to travel the path toward business transformation A newly established firm sent out some basic information collateral to introduce itself this summer - and a new type of business model would seem to be emerging.


Related Topix: Computer Science, Science, Science / Technology, CPU, High Performance Computing, France, World News, Germany

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Efficient Patent Pools

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


Related Topix: France, World News


Margaret Heiduk of Santa Barbara, 1940-2014

Margaret Jeanne Heiduk passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Monday, July 14, 2014, after a gallant 10-year battle with cancer.


Related Topix: Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Maria, CA, France, World News,

Hometown Life

New dean to lead Madonna University College of Nursing and Health

Deborah Vargo has been hired as dean of Madonna University's College of Nursing and Health, effective July 1. She succeeds Teresa Cervantez Thompson, who retired June 30 after nine years at the helm.


Related Topix: Madonna University, France, World News, Sylvania, OH, University of Akron, University of Toledo, Livonia, MI

Science Daily

NASA rover's images show laser flash on Martian rock

Flashes appear on a baseball-size Martian rock in a series of images taken Saturday, July 12 by the Mars Hand Lens Imager camera on the arm of NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover.


Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, France, World News, Science / Technology, Space, Department of Energy, NASA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Mail

17 injured as two trains including high-speed TGV crash in south west France

Two French trains have collided in south west France this evening leaving at least 17 people injured, three 'extremely seriously'.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, France, World News,

Hindustan Times

French train collision leaves 40 injured

Forty people were injured, four of them seriously, in a collision between a high-speed TGV and a regional train near the southwest French city of Pau on Thursday, authorities said.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, France, World News,

Alabama Live

Airbus closes gap in orders war with Boeing, nabs deals worth $75 billion-plus at...

Airbus still lags Boeing in year-to-date aircraft orders, but the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow where it secured commitments and firm orders for 496 aircraft worth more than $75 billion helped the Toulouse, France-based planemaker close the gap considerably.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A330, France, World News,