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Nice attack: what we know about the man behind the lorry massacre

Attacker was 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel from Tunisia described as good-looking but a distressed and unstable man who was, at times, aggressive.

Attacker was 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel from Tunisia described as good-looking but a distressed and unstable man who was, at times, aggressive.

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France will not be destabilised says PM

After a meeting of the Defence Council, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said France would not allow itself to be destabilised by the truck attack in Nice.

After a meeting of the Defence Council, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said France would not allow itself to be destabilised by the truck attack in Nice.

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Thomas beats Contador again to take Paris-Nice title

Geraint Thomas has added a prestigious title to his collection, the Paris-Nice classic. The Welshman becomes only the third British rider to win the

Geraint Thomas has added a prestigious title to his collection, the Paris-Nice classic. The Welshman becomes only the third British rider to win the

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Swift is swift but Démare swifter as Frenchman wins Paris-Nice stage 1

After an extremely tough stage 1 in ''Paris-Nice'':http://www.letour.fr/paris-nice/2016/us/ the Frenchman Arnaud Démare thrilled the home fans with a sprint victory in Vendôme.

After an extremely tough stage 1 in ''Paris-Nice'':http://www.letour.fr/paris-nice/2016/us/ the Frenchman Arnaud Démare thrilled the home fans with a sprint victory in Vendôme.

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Paris-Nice: Michael Matthews claims opening time trial

Australia’s Michael Matthews produced a superb display to clinch the 6.1km prologue on the opening day of the 2016 Paris-Nice. The Orica-GreenEdge

Australia’s Michael Matthews produced a superb display to clinch the 6.1km prologue on the opening day of the 2016 Paris-Nice. The Orica-GreenEdge

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Formula One bids farewell to Jules Bianchi at funeral

The funeral of French formula one driver Jules Bianchi took place on Tuesday in his hometown of Nice. World champion Lewis Hamilton was among a host

The funeral of French formula one driver Jules Bianchi took place on Tuesday in his hometown of Nice. World champion Lewis Hamilton was among a host

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Extreme Sailing: A Nice beginning

The seventh stop of the Extreme Sailing Series took place in Nice on the French Rivera. 11 world class teams gathered on the med to battle it out

The seventh stop of the Extreme Sailing Series took place in Nice on the French Rivera. 11 world class teams gathered on the med to battle it out

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France: Heiress Pastor's driver dies from injuries after shooting

The driver of Hélène Pastor, the 77 year old head of one of Monaco’s wealthiest families, has died in hospital as a result of his injuries. The

The driver of Hélène Pastor, the 77 year old head of one of Monaco’s wealthiest families, has died in hospital as a result of his injuries. The

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Sponging off the sea

Three divers are getting ready for an underwater expedition near Nice on the French coast but this is no leisure dive: they are scientists working on

Three divers are getting ready for an underwater expedition near Nice on the French coast but this is no leisure dive: they are scientists working on

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Georges Moustaki dies

French singer-songwriter Georges Moustaki has died at the age of 79. Born in Greece, he was brought up in Egypt before arriving in France in

French singer-songwriter Georges Moustaki has died at the age of 79. Born in Greece, he was brought up in Egypt before arriving in France in

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Security check for Cannes

The French city of Cannes is preparing to receive the world’s most powerful leaders by tightening up security. Leaving nothing to chance, police have

The French city of Cannes is preparing to receive the world’s most powerful leaders by tightening up security. Leaving nothing to chance, police have

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French town makes beach smoke free

At holiday time in Provence, there is sun, sea and just for a change – no smoke. In the small town of La Ciotat, beachcombers have to stub out

At holiday time in Provence, there is sun, sea and just for a change – no smoke. In the small town of La Ciotat, beachcombers have to stub out