France's Socialists split over plan to strip terrorists of nationality

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Members of ruling party want key committee to rule that President Hollande and Prime Minister Valls's idea is against its principles.

Paris begins dismantling 'love locks' from bridges

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The thousands of padlocks which amorous couples seal on the city's river bridges are being removed en masse to prevent structural damage.

French man convicted of veil assault

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The man vainly tried to justify the attack as an attempt to uphold a controversial law banning women from wearing face-covering veils in public.