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La Croix

The Catholic newspaper La Croix was initially founded as a monthly magazine in 1880 by the Assumptionists, a Catholic monastic order. It became a daily paper in 1883. Religious and social issues are prioritised but La Croix is also known for its quality political reporting. Two newsletters focussing on ecclesiastical issues are available to subscription holders.

Medium: daily
Political orientation: Catholic
Circulation: 104,000 (2014)
Frequency of publication: Daily
Visits per month: 1.000.000 - 5.000.000
Online payment model: Some content subject to a charge

Location: Paris, France
Publisher: Bayard Presse
Area of distribution: Nationwide
Established: 1880

18, rue Barbès, 92128 Montrouge Cedex
Phone: 0033 1 74 31 60 60
Twitter: @LaCroixCom

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1.  La Croix - France | 12/01/2016

This attack will also fail to unite the West

One terrorist attack follows the next but the West isn't able to find a common strategy, the Catholic daily La Croix laments: "When will this ... » more

2.  La Croix - France | 11/01/2016

Food alone can't save Madaya

A first aid convoy reached the Syrian city of Madaya on Monday. Surrounded by government troops for the past six months, the city's 40,000 residents ... » more

3.  La Croix - France | 28/10/2015

Syria crisis finally takes a new turn

Iran will take part in an international conference on Syria for the first time on Friday. The search for a solution to the conflict will ... » more

4.  La Croix - France | 28/09/2015

The time is not right for separatism

There are good reasons why so far not a single region of an EU state has obtained independence, the Catholic daily La Croix writes commenting ... » more

5.  La Croix - France | 15/09/2015

Exodus to Europe: Offer economic migrants prospects too

Europe should rethink its policy of granting asylum to refugees from Syria and other crisis countries while turning away economic migrants from poor countries, the ... » more

6.  La Croix - France | 25/08/2015

Keep hardliners out of Ukraine policy

Angela Merkel and François Hollande reiterated on Monday their commitment to the so-called Normandy format, for the Ukraine crisis, comprised of senior representatives of France, ... » more

7.  La Croix - France | 16/08/2015

Tianjin explosion also concerns Europe

More than 100 people were killed by a fire and a series of explosions in the Chinese port city of Tianjin on Thursday. Many more, ... » more

8.  La Croix - France | 28/06/2015

Valls oversimplifying in terrorist debate

In the context of the most recent terror attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls spoke on Sunday in a radio ... » more

9.  La Croix - France | 21/05/2015

Empty France's social hammock

The French unemployment agency announced on Wednesday that it would do more in future to make sure that those registered as unemployed are really looking ... » more

10.  La Croix - France | 09/05/2015

War commemorations with a bitter aftertaste

Russia celebrated the 70th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany on Sunday with a large military parade. The boycott by Europe's leading politicians is ... » more


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