OLAF Known by the French acronym OLAF, the European Anti-fraud Office is responsible for combating fraud against the EU budget.
Jacques Cousteau 1997: Jacques Cousteau, French oceanographer who invented the aqualung, dies in Paris, France (87).
An anonymous pamphlet of 1792 which plays on British fears of the popular uprisings in France to link slave trade abolitionists with French Jacobins.
The first two attacks were abysmal failures, 10,000 Spanish troops being utterly routed by a much inferior force of French defenders.
The French academicians set to work, and calculated that, from the resistance of the air, it was impossible.
All villas offer spacious living accommodation, with French windows leading to outside terraces.
Warrington Grid for Learning - Advent calender, French Carol and other French resources.
A Portable Library of Electronic Texts of French Authors French and world literature in French translation, from the French MinistÃ¨re des affaires Ã©trangÃ¨res.
There are also reports of a hunger strike by 51 detained Afghanis that has since been broken up by the French authorities.
When tasted neat there is an initial whoosh of alcohol followed by an aftertaste of apples and French chalk on a new inner-tube.
The remaining piston engined combat aircraft were quickly retired and replaced by the latest French types: Vautour, Magister and Super Mystere.
During the second half of 1940 at least eleven reconnaissance aircraft flying from French airfields are known to have operated over Bath.
Future French aircraft carrier - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Background.
French Riviera Old Antibes: 1 bedroom apartment for rent sleeps 4 with sofabed in livingroom with space for air mattress for extra person.
Reprocessing alone accounts for about 80% of the collective dose impact of the French nuclear industry.
Zut alors - Lakeside staff came with French dressing to the charter ball, which this year had a Moulin Rouge theme.
The photo above is of my favorite resort Courchevel 1650 situated in the French alps.
Migration at this time from the French and Italian Alps was much greater than from the Swiss and Austrian Alps.
The best bargain heli ski chalet holidays in the french alps.
The hotel combines traditional French decor with all of the modern amenities.
Au revoir mon ami (I have a french oral in the morning !
In 1758 a series of amphibious landings took place on the French soil.
Links enable free anagram software to be downloaded, plus anagram generators in French and German.
Repeat offenders will be designated as ' French ' and shall thus become anathema.
George Cuvier, the French anatomist, recognized that the skull came from a giant marine lizard.
Green moray eels and French angelfish are often spotted at this site.
Method of submission: Abstracts, in English or in French, should be strictly anonymous and should contain no more than 1.000 words.
I was bundled into the ante chamber of the bank whereat a voice came at me in French that I could n't fathom.
His books have been translated into German, Dutch, French and Hungarian, and his short stories have been widely anthologized.
The purveyor of justice in long-running French revolutionary musical Les MisÃ©rables has long been a looming antihero of the London stage.
A really pretty antique French Jet graduated beaded collar necklace, dating to circa 1920.
Vietnamese resistance to French colonialism marked the apogee of insurgent peasant nationalism in confrontation with the waning power of European empires.
Writer Daniel Byrne 's story is so full of historical blunders, that it would make any student of French history apoplectic with rage !
The two terms are roughly equal to the French Appellation ContrÃ´lÃ©e.
The appellation system is baffling to most French people, never mind foreigners.
Six applied linguists work in French, German, Russian, Spanish, and Ukrainian.
Blackadder, you 've just been to France, and you 've rescued a French aristocrat... Oh, Blackadder !
There was a time when Russian aristocrats at the tsar 's court and in high society also made a fad of the French language.
Blackadder is sick of the hero worship of the children of dead French aristocrats.
The French always revolt - no wonder, the aristocratic elite simply does not represent the people.
Within a few weeks the Germans had assembled a large armada of vessels, including 2,000 barges in German, Belgian and French harbors.
But i went armed with information from the internet all translated into French for him.
The armistice terms were also more moderate than the French were expecting.
The defeated French were made to sign the armistice in the same railroad carriage as the used by the defeated Germans in 1918.
It is decorated in French Provencal style, with an antique armoire.
Furnished with a fine antique bed and French armoire the room is decorated with lime wash of the original color and sumptuous fabrics.
This could lend weight to the idea that the French Army had maintained some of the fortress artillery in the fifties.
Located over 200 miles north of French Polynesia 's Society Islands, the Tuamotu islands is the largest chain of atolls in the world.
A short drive from Calais and you can be enjoying quality cuisine and a warm welcome at authentically French auberges.
This traditional French auberge has been converted from an old stone farmhouse.