Kanchan’s French encounter

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To catalyse the debate on human rights all over the world, a programme called ‘Lab’citoyen’ was undertaken by L’Institut Français in 2013.  112 French speaking students from all over the world (18 to 25 years) were selected on the basis of their essays written in French on the issue of human rights, including death penalty. These […]

The Avignon Experience

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‘Le Festival d’Avignon’ is the biggest theatre festival in the world. With its two versions, ‘IN’ and ‘OFF’, it remains highly popular and offers an extremely rich calendar of dramatic performances. Chintan Pandya, of Alliance Française d’Ahmedabad shares his experiences. “During my stay in France, I had the opportunity of attending ‘Le Festival d’Avignon‘, which has […]

Nashik’s wine and cheese

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L’apprentissage de la langue Française est inachevé sans la connaissance de la gastronomie française. En plus du vin et du pain, le fromage constitue une partie capitale  de la culture gastronomique traditionnelle française. Ainsi, l’Alliance Française de Bombay dans son centre de Nashik a organisé le 19 juillet dernier un atelier sur le vin et […]

Diplomatic café

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In keeping with its tradition of Literary Cafés, the Alliance Française de Pondicherry presented a café with a twist i.e. the first diplomatic café at the Maison Colombini on 17th July 2013. The current Consul General of France in Pondicherry, Mr. Pierre Fournier is all set to take up his career as a diplomat on […]

Happy 130th Anniversary

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The Alliance Française  foundation celebrated the 130th anniversary of Alliance Française during its 35th international convention held on 16th and 17th July 2013. Article en français ici. On this occasion, the presidents and the representative directors of 88 Alliances Françaises established in 136 countries assembled in the theatre of Alliance Française on 10, Boulevard Raspail, Paris- […]

French in Manipal

French in Manipal

With its three annexes in Mysore, Mangalore and Manipal, Alliance Française de Bangalore has been spreading French language and culture in almost all of Karnataka. An annex in Manipal was only logical, since it is popularly known as the university town of the state. The annex has been adding to the international aspect of this […]

Joyeux anniversaire

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La Fondation Alliance française célébre le 130e anniversaire de l’Alliance française durant son 35e colloque international qui a lieu les 16 et 17 juillet 2013 (réservé aux responsables d’Alliances françaises). A cette occasion, les présidents et directeurs représentatifs des 800 Alliances françaises implantées dans 136 pays sont réunis dans le théâtre de l’Alliance française, au 101 boulevard […]

Students’ Festival of Pondicherry

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World Music Day, an international phenomenon observed worldwide in 460 cities and 110 countries, coincides with the Students’ Festival organized by the Alliance Française de Pondicherry in the month of June. Reportage! June is normally warm and sunny in Pondicherry and the spirit of the city seems to also slumber lazily as the longest days […]

50 years of Franco-German friendship

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To celebrate the 50 years of Elysée Treaty, Consulate General of France, Consulate General of Germany, Max Mueller Bhavan – Goethe Institut and Alliances Françaises de Bombay and Pune, organize various events during the Franco-German week (2nd to 9th July, 2013 in Mumbai and in the month of August at Pune.) How the two countries which […]

Amplificateur d’écritures

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La formation «Médias sociaux et pédagogie du français langue étrangère » vient de se dérouler pour sa quatrième et cinquième édition dans les villes de Pune et d’Ahmedabad pour leurs Alliances françaises respectives. Cette formation coorganisée par le réseau des Alliances françaises en Inde (ici Bombay, Pune et Ahmedabad)  a réuni toutes les équipes enseignantes des deux villes. […]

Rédaction

Directeur de publication : Délégation Générale de la Fondation Alliance Française en Inde et au Népal

Rédacteur en chef : Laurent Elisio Bordier

Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

Rédacteurs, contributeurs : Guillaume, Abhirami, Alexandre, Chintan, Cléa, David, Eleonore, Elie, Kanika, Karine, Nita, Thomas, Malvika, Marie-Joëlle, Meera, Mayuri, Mitushi, Alice, Prutha, Romain, Ritika, Manas, Supriya ...