The Earth is a Playground

The Earth is a Playground

An International Photo Contest has been recently unveiled by the Fondation Alliance Française from 17th July 2013 to 5th January 2014, both days inclusive. The theme of this contest has been chosen as On Joue Sur La Terre (The Earth is a Playground) and offers a fantastic opportunity for recreational amateurs of photography to illustrate their artistic and graphic dexterity, bearing in mind the […]

L’Impératrice

L'Impératrice

For all you music lovers, the Alliance Française network has brought a young French band of electronic, funk and disco to India. The band, L’Impératrice, will be touring seven major cities in the country, enthralling audiences at live concerts and performances. Come, groove to their tunes! L’Impératrice is a band, of young musicians from Paris, […]

A new start for French in Nagpur

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With the annex at Indore being established in 1997, Alliance Française de Bhopal already had a widespread reach in the state of Madhya Pradesh. However, French found a new avenue in  Nagpur, in January this year, and it has helped to strengthen the extent of the French language and culture. This year an innovative step […]

French language at Kochi!

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Established in 1998, Kochi becomes one of the earliest recognized annexes of Alliance Française in India. Functioning under the umbrella of Alliance Française de Trivandrum, the annex at Kochi in the state of Kerala has flourished exceptionally. It is located in the Chavara Cultural Centre, in Ernakulam, the heart of the city and has become […]

Ma patrie, c’est la langue française

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Tous les deux mois, Afmagazine.in publie un article du Français dans le Monde. Ce mois-ci, un article écrit par Xavier North, délégué général à la langue française et aux langues de France, qui commente pour Le français dans le monde les messages clés de sa délégation. Illustrés par le graphiste Joël Guenoun et rassemblés dans un court métrage […]

Norig, chanteuse tzigane

This is Norig !

La culture tzigane est née en Inde, portée par un peuple, appelé rom, gitan ou manouche, qui a voyagé du Nord de l’Inde à l’Espagne à partir du XIe siècle. Les Roms se sont fixés plus particulièrement en Europe de l’Est, en Roumanie et en Hongrie. La musique caractéristique des tziganes a eu une influence […]

Café Le Rendez-vous

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Every once in a while, you need an eatery that makes you feel like you’re anywhere but well, here. That for that hour or two, there exists the tantalizing and entirely implausible possibility that you’ll walk out of the Café Le Rendez-vous and think that you are in a totally different environment. Some establishments accomplish that […]

Une indienne à Toulouse

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Ketki Pradhan, 23 ans, étudiante de l’Alliance Francaise de Bombay, vient d’assister au programme d’assistanat d’anglais en France organisé par le CIEP (Centre international d’études pédagogiques). Elle nous raconte ses expériences à Toulouse. Entretien.  Ketki, présentez-nous le programme. Ce programme est organisé par le CIEP chaque année : si vous avez un niveau B1 minimum en français […]

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 […]

Enhancing French writing skills

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(Original article “Amplificateurs d’écritures” in French here) The fourth and fifth editions of the training “Social media and skills of teaching French as a foreign language” (Français Langue Étrangère, FLE) took place in Pune and Ahmedabad for their respective Alliances Françaises. Co-organized by the network of Alliances Françaises in India (here Bombay, Pune, and Ahmedabad), this […]

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 ...