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village, Alpes-Maritimes province, France. The village contains distilleries and manganese mines, and has become the site of numerous IBM offices. Located nearby at the ruins of a 16th-century castle. The village is known for spectacular architectural displays and for the Escoffier Museum.
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With more than 30 French towns enforcing the burkini ban, the Aug 26 ruling, which suspended the ban in the town of Villeneuve-Loubet, may legally affect the future of burkini bans across France.
The decision followed a ruling by a top French court regarding a similar ban in the Riviera town of Villeneuve-Loubet.
Last Friday, France's highest administrative court ruled against a decision by the mayor of Villeneuve-Loubet to ban the burkini.
Last Friday, it reversed the first such ban, by the mayor of Villeneuve-Loubet.
The ban was adopted in the seaside town of Villeneuve-Loubet and was widely interpreted as targeting the burkini and other forms of dress worn by Muslim women.
So far, the Riviera resort of Cannes, Villeneuve-Loubet and Sisco on the island of Corsica, have expressed their desire to ban the "burkini.
The ruling by the Council of State specifically concerns a ban on the Muslim garment in the Riviera town of Villeneuve-Loubet, but the binding decision is expected to impact all the 30 or so French resort municipalities that have issued similar decrees.
The Council of State in Paris overturned the ban in the Riviera town of Villeneuve-Loubet yesterday, with others due to follow.
The conservative mayor of Villeneuve-Loubet said the court's ruling will only serve to inflame the debate surrounding the burkini.
Pres de deux semaines apres l'arrete pris par les maires republicains (LR) de Cannes (le 28 juillet) et de Villeneuve-Loubet (5 aout), dans les Alpes-Maritimes, la polemique enfle en Haute-Corse ou le premier maire socialiste s'est aligne sur la position des representants de la droite.
Winner of boys under-14 Dhruv Bahl in the Villeneuve-Loubet tournament said: "It was a good victory.
Cette caravane sera organisee en collaboration avec des clubs rotary etranger, le club de Lrne de Belgique et le club Villeneuve-loubet Bais des anges de France, qui vont participer par des medecins et du materiel medical.