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EU roaming charges to remain

EU governments have been accused of caving in to pressure from telecom giants after agreeing that the current roaming charges for mobile phone users should remain in place for at least another three years. A total ban had been expected to take effect by the end of this year.Read more …

Hare Krishna Aussie rapist appeals sentence

An Australian man convicted in 2013 of raping three girls in Valbonne is appealing his 15-year prison sentence, with the verdict set to be announced early next week. The court heard how Sean O’Neil, a practitioner of Hare Krishna, groomed the teenagers and made them call him “my King.”Read more …

Vigipirate ‘attack alert’ extended in Alpes Maritimes

It looks like we will be seeing armed soldiers on our streets for a little while longer, with news that the Alpes Maritimes will remain on the highest possible security alert for several more months. Read more …