Toulouse (UK /tˈlz/;French pronunciation: [tu.luz] locally: [tuˈluzə]; Occitan: Tolosa [tuˈluzɔ], Latin: Tolosa) is the capital city of the southwestern French department of Haute-Garonne, as well as of the Midi-Pyrénées region. It lies on the banks of the River Garonne, 150 kilometres (93 miles) from the Mediterranean Sea, 230 km (143 mi) from the Atlantic Ocean, and 680 km (420 mi) from Paris. With 1,250,251 inhabitants at the January 2011 census, the Toulouse metropolitan area is the fourth-largest in France, after Paris (12.3 million), Lyon (2.2 million), and Marseille (1.7 million).

Toulouse is the centre of the European aerospace industry, with the headquarters of Airbus, the Galileo positioning system, the SPOT satellite system, the Airbus Group (former EADS), ATR and the Aerospace Valley.

The city also hosts the European headquarters of Intel and CNES's Toulouse Space Centre (CST), the largest space centre in Europe.Thales Alenia Space, and Astrium Satellites, Airbus Group's satellite system subsidiary, also have a significant presence in Toulouse. Its world-renowned university is one of the oldest in Europe (founded in 1229) and, with more than 103,000 students, is the fourth-largest university campus of France after Paris, Lyon and Lille.

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Quantum completes radio-frequency tests

European Space Agency 28 Jul 2020
The first European satellite capable of being completely repurposed after launch — developed within an ESA Partnership Project — has concluded its radio-frequency tests at a specialised facility in Toulouse ... ....

France urges no sackings at Airbus as workers march over jobs

Canada Dot Com 09 Jul 2020
TOULOUSEThe French government backed union calls to avoid compulsory job cuts at Airbus on Thursday as several hundred workers marched from the company’s headquarters to Toulouse-Blagnac airport ... and be helped; that is our line,” she told Radio Classique....

Hector Anseo: Hector Ó hEochagáin and a shedload of celebs

The Irish Times 21 May 2020
Trevor Brennan certainly hopes so because he’s spending €500 extra a week on food in his Toulouse home now that his sons Danny and Josh are back home ... Mercifully it is the latter, unless Hitler did a version of Radio Ga Ga in his vest and tight pants. Back in Toulouse, Trevor is telling Hector about his Kildare-based elderly mother ...     ... ....

Heineken Cup: Munster will do it hard way

Belfast Telegraph 12 May 2020
A bunch of players were sitting in Foley's kitchen listening to the radio and wondering which one of Llanelli, Northampton or Toulouse would be plucked from the mythical hat. Of course, it had to be Toulouse ... Four years before they stunned the sport by trumping Toulouse in Bordeaux, it had all been so different the previous times the team met....

Anti-inflammatories may aggravate Covid-19, France advises

Yahoo Daily News 17 Mar 2020
French authorities have warned that widely used over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs may worsen the coronavirus. The country’s health minister, Olivier Véran, who is a qualified doctor and neurologist, tweeted on Saturday ... In case of fever, take paracetamol ... Jean-Louis Montastruc, the head of pharmacology at Toulouse hospital, told RTL radio ... ....

Use of anti-inflammatory drugs may worsen coronavirus, warn French authorities

The News International 15 Mar 2020
“The taking of anti-inflammatories [ibuprofen, cortisone … ] could be a factor in aggravating the infection. In case of fever, take paracetamol ... Head of pharmacology at Toulouse hospital, Jean-Louis Montastruc, talking to RTL radio said ... Head of pharmacology at Toulouse hospital, Jean-Louis Montastruc, talking to RTL radio said ... ....

Anti-inflammatory drugs may worsen Covid-19: French health minister

Indian Express 15 Mar 2020
French health minister and neurologist Olivier Véran tweeted ... In case of fever, take paracetamol ... ⚠️ #COVIDー19 ... “Anti-inflammatory drugs increase the risk of complications when there is a fever or infection,” Jean-Louis Montastruc, head of pharmacology at Toulouse hospital, told RTL radio, as quoted in the report ... © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd ... X....

Listen to Toulouse v York City Knights commentary

BBC News 01 Feb 2020
Toulouse host York City Knights in the Championship - listen to BBC Radio York commentary. ....

Doobie Brothers’ 5 Greatest Songs

Rollingstone 15 Jan 2020
Their self-titled debut LP peaked at a pathetic 210 on the charts, and they feared their follow-up, Toulouse Street, would do the same and result in Warner Bros ... All that changed when rock radio embraced lead-off single “Listen to the Music” and put it in heavy ......

Macron, Merkel Make a Show of Unity With Tour of Airbus Factory

Yahoo Daily News 17 Oct 2019
Ahead of a joint cabinet meeting, the French president on Wednesday hosted the German chancellor in the city of Toulouse -- home to the manufacturer stitched together from German, French and Spanish aviation companies ... Patrick Donahue in Toulouse, France at;Helene Fouquet in Paris at

Grammy winner Christine Brewer’s latest role: Opera Edwardsville’s Artistic Advisor

The Telegraph - Alton 28 Aug 2019
https.// Grammy winner Christine Brewer’s latest role. Opera Edwardsville’s Artistic Advisor ... Photo.. (AP Photo/Katy Winn). Photo. ... January 2007 Flemish Radio Orchestra Yoel Levi 3. March 2008 Orchestre Nationale de Toulouse Yannick Nezet-Seguin 1 ... ....

Sexton not worried by lack of match practice

RTE 21 Apr 2019
Leinster’s Johnny Sexton is confident he’ll be able to hit the ground running when he lines out for his side in Sunday’s Champions Cup quarter-final against Toulouse ... Listen to live national radio commentary of Leinster v Toulouse on RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday Sport....

All You Need To Know: Munster and Leinster in Champions Cup semi-final action

RTE 19 Apr 2019
Radio. Updates on RTÉ Radio 1's Saturday Sport ... Leinster v Toulouse, Aviva Stadium, Sunday 3.15pm ... Radio. Live commentary on RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday Sport, with Michael Corcoran and Donal Lenihan ... Listen to live national radio commentary of Leinster v Toulouse on RTÉ Radio 1's Sunday Sport....

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