French lawmakers are debating one of Europe's toughest laws against prostitution and sex trafficking. Local movie stars have signed petitions, political parties are split, and sex workers complain the government is doing them out of a living. France is divided over a bid to crack down on prostitution.
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Wednesday 16 January 2013
Knicks take on the Detroit Pistons at the O2 tonight
Friday 14 December 2012
A nurse has been found guilty of the manslaughter of a four-week-old baby who bled to death after a botched home circumcision.
Thursday 06 December 2012
Violent religious clashes, an eight-day national strike and flooding failed to dent PZ Cussons' profits during the first half of the year.
Wednesday 28 November 2012
African tournament will see star striker depart
Tuesday 27 November 2012
Britain's biggest drugs maker, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), yesterday raised its stake in its Nigerian and Indian consumer healthcare units as part of boss Sir Andrew Witty's attempt to shift it away from "white pills in Western markets".
Monday 26 November 2012
A four-week-old boy bled to death after a botched home circumcision by a nurse, a court heard yesterday.
Sunday 25 November 2012
Two car bombs hit a Protestant church yesterday, killing at least 11 people, a military spokesman said.
Tuesday 20 November 2012
A man accused of trying to access bank accounts of an engineer's family the day after he was murdered in the French Alps was remanded in custody today.
Monday 12 November 2012
West African nations have agreed to send some 3,000 troops to help Mali wrest back control of its northern half, which was seized by al-Qai'da-linked fighters more than six months ago, according to an official involved in the discussions.
Sunday 11 November 2012
This is another one of those indispensable compilations where you can only marvel at the heroic dedication of the man who put it together.
Sunday 11 November 2012
The delivery was deadpan. "He has the ability to surpass anything I've done in the game, without a shadow of a doubt."
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