The news channel that's spiced up French TV

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With 10 million viewers a day, the independent news channel BFMTV is now one of the most influential voices in French media and politics.

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For years the French media was notoriously set in its ways - but a newcomer on the scene has spiced things up. BFMTV has, in a short space of time, managed to steal a large chunk of the audience, reports the BBC.