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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Eagle-Tribune 23 Nov 2022
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Portugal will not be 'pushovers' at Rugby World Cup, says coach Lagisquet

Urdu Point 23 Nov 2022
Toulouse, France, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Nov, 2022 ) .Portugal will not travel to next year's Rugby World Cup in France as "pushovers" despite being the 20th and last team to qualify for the tournament, according to coach Patrice Lagisquet ... But they face a daunting Pool C alongside Australia, Fiji, Georgia and Wales ... .......

Penaud double takes France past Japan

Urdu Point 20 Nov 2022
Toulouse, France, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Nov, 2022 ) .Winger Damian Penaud scored twice as France beat Japan 35-17 in the Autumn Nations Series on Sunday to continue their winning run before next year's Rugby World Cup on home soil ... Le Stadium in Toulouse....

Penaud double takes France to 'confidence-boosting' win over Japan

Urdu Point 20 Nov 2022
Toulouse, France, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Nov, 2022 ) .France captain Charles Ollivon said Sunday's 35-17 Autumn Nations Series victory over Japan helps "grow confidence" as they continued their winning run before next year's Rugby World Cup on home soil....

Defence coach Edwards' new France deal 'excellent news' for Ibanez

Urdu Point 19 Nov 2022
Toulouse, France, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 19th Nov, 2022 ) .France team manager Raphael Ibanez said on Friday defence coach Shaun Edwards signing a new contract until 2027 was "excellent news." ... "Concerning Shaun Edwards' future, I think it's excellent news for France," Ibanez told reporters ... "It's not for me to push that," he added ... .......

Late penalty sinks US as Portugal claim final place at 2023 Rugby World Cup

Urdu Point 18 Nov 2022
Paris, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Nov, 2022 ) .Former Toulouse scrum-half Samuel Marques nailed a last minute penalty to secure a 16-16 draw with the USA on Friday which handed Portugal the 20th and last place in the 2023 Rugby World Cup....

Antoine Dupont set to miss Toulouse’s Champions Cup clash with Munster due to suspension

Irish Independent 17 Nov 2022
The news will come as a major boost to Munster ahead of what is a tough trip to Toulouse.Dupont has has the right of appeal within 48 hours of the issuing of the full written decision of the disciplinary committee but given that he admitted that he had committed an act of foul ......

Danty cleared to play for France against Japan

Urdu Point 14 Nov 2022
Toulouse, France, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 14th Nov, 2022 ) .France centre Jonathan Danty was cleared to play against Japan next weekend after the French Rugby Federation (FFR) ......

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Federal News Radio 10 Nov 2022
SANTA FE, N.M ... Yvette Herrell sought a second term in a district that she flipped to Republican control in 2020 ... READ MORE ... Government News. Democratic Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver defeated Republican nominee Audrey Trujillo, who allied her campaign with an America First coalition that seeks large-scale changes to elections administration....

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