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Creation of a Franco-Indian campus: projects selected for phase 2

The projects selected for phase 2 of the call for projects for the creation of a Franco-Indian campus in the Indo-Pacific region in the fields of life sciences for health are now known. The last projects will be submitted no later than September 30, 2022. The projects selected for phase 2 of the call for […]

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France strengthens cycling infrastructure and targets rural areas

PARIS (Reuters) – The French government said on Tuesday it would boost state support for cycling in 2023, hoping to promote the use of bicycles for transport in rural areas, improve health of citizens and to use it in the energy transition. French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne told reporters that a new 250 million euro […]

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Budding Netflix killers need a plan B

To compete with Amazon.com Inc. or Netflix Inc., Europe needs its own giants. It was the fairy tale told by the billionaire owners of two French private broadcasters – TF1 and M6 – and others who backed their 2021 merger plan, including Emmanuel Macron’s administration. After all, if content is king, American streaming platforms reign […]

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Behind 27 by Juancho Hernangomez, Spain overthrow France to claim EuroBasket title

BERLIN — For Spain, almost all the names of the national team have changed in recent years. Expectations did not. And neither are the results. Juancho Hernangomez scored 27 points, his brother Willy Hernangomez added 14 and earned tournament MVP honors, and Spain edged France 88-76 on Sunday to claim EuroBasket gold. It was Spain’s […]

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France’s far-right opposes Macron’s pension reform, Le Pen warns By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Marine Le Pen, MP and chairwoman of the parliamentary group of France’s far-right Rassemblement national (Rassemblement National – RN) party, attends the opening session of the National Assembly in Paris, France, June 28 2022. REUTERS / Sar PARIS (Reuters) – France’s far-right National Rally leader Marine Le Pen said on Sunday […]

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BeReal photo-sharing app explores paid features to avoid ads

Photo-sharing app BeReal is exploring adding in-app payments for additional features to avoid Instagram-like advertising, as the French start-up grapples with technical issues caused by the massive increase in its popularity this summer among Gen Z users. BeReal has become hugely popular with teens and college students in the US as well as Europe, with […]

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New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell under fire for first-class trip she says is for her safety as a black woman

“Anyone who wants to wonder how I protect myself just doesn’t understand the world that black women walk around in,” Cantrell said in a recent statement to several New Orleans news outlets. “My travel accommodation is about safety, not luxury. As all women know, our health and safety is often ignored and we have to […]

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European markets open at close, data, news and results

The pound fell below $1.14 for the first time since 1985 as dollar strength and recession warnings weighed on the British currency. The pound fell as low as $1.135 at 8:50 a.m. London time, marking a new 37-year low before recovering slightly to $1.146 by late afternoon. This followed the release of figures showing a […]

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French minister’s comments spark questions about homophobia in government · Global Voices Français

Photo by Guillaume Paumier, published under CC BY 2.0 license on Flickr. The government of French President Emmanuel Macron (centre-right, liberal), who was re-elected president in April 2022, is currently facing backlash following homophobic comments and positions expressed by some of its members. On July 13, 2022, six French associations fighting against homophobia filed a […]

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Orange gives the green light to the dismantling of copper telephone lines in France

State-controlled telephone company Orange has been allowed to start removing copper wires in some municipalities from the end of 2024, with the whole country to be disconnected by 2030. Orange must work with other suppliers Initial plans to remove all copper telephone wires were criticized by other operators, including SFR, Free and Bouygues Telecom, as […]

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Live news: Zelenskyy free from car accident on return to Kyiv from war-torn eastern Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine, suffered no serious injuries after being “examined by doctors” following a car accident on his return to Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital, after visiting the regions of the Far East recently liberated from the invading Russian army, its spokesman said. “In Kyiv, a car collided with the Ukrainian president’s car and […]

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In Nigeria, promoting waste recycling

Lagos (AFP) – The mounds of rubbish strewn along the roads and the vast dumpsites are a Nigerian horror. In Africa’s largest economy and most populous country, collecting, sorting and recycling waste is desperately rare. But there is also good news. Some entrepreneurs are working hard to tackle the mountain of waste, despite the many […]

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Is the drying up of rivers a warning for the future of Europe?

Along the Danube, which winds 1,800 miles (2,898 km) from the Black Forest in Germany to the Black Sea in Romania, dozens of towns – like the small Romanian port of Zimnicea on the Bulgarian border – depend on the waterway for their livelihood. But this summer’s epic drought and historic high temperatures, now in […]

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Ukraine accuses Russia of attacking power grid in revenge for offensive

KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, September 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine has accused Russian forces of attacking civilian infrastructure in response to a rapid offensive by Ukrainian troops at the weekend that prompted Russia to abandon its main stronghold in the Kharkov region. Ukrainian officials said the targets of the retaliatory attacks included water facilities and a thermal power […]

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Iraq’s ancient ruins open to tourism after IS atrocities

Published on: 09/11/2022 – 15:12Amended: 09/11/2022 – 15:08 Hatra (Iraq) (AFP) – Strolling along the ancient ruins of Hatra in northern Iraq, dozens of visitors admired the site, where local initiatives seek to turn the page on a brief but brutal jihadist regime. Designated an endangered World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Hatra dates back to […]

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New Orleans mayor says flight economy not safe for black women refuses to refund $30,000 cash to taxpayers

New Orleans Democratic mayor says economy class flights are dangerous for black women, while insisting she won’t refund $30,000 of taxpayers’ money blown on first class flights class to France and Switzerland. Speaking at a press conference on Thursday, LaToya Cantrell said: “My travel accommodation is about safety, not luxury.” “As all women know, our […]

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Gujarat This Week: Film Screenings in French, Speech with Artist Sajid Wajid Shaikh, and More

Ahmedabad has a lot to offer this week, including several film screenings in French, Arabic and Japanese, an exhibition at CEPT University, two art exhibitions and a Bengali festival. 2022 CEPT Excellence Awards Exhibition About the event: The exhibition as well as the Excellence Awards to enhance excellence in teaching and learning at the University. […]

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Queen Elizabeth, fashion icon? Yes.

correction An earlier version of this report incorrectly stated that Queen Elizabeth II died on Friday. She died on Thursday. For decades, it’s been relatively easy to dress up – for Halloween, perhaps, or for a laugh at a royal wedding or jubilee soiree – as the Queen of England. All one needs, according to […]

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Warning to all Diet Cola fans as drink ‘increases risk of life-threatening conditions’

DIET soft drinks increase your risk of heart disease and stroke by 10%, according to one study. Less than a can a day could be enough to harm your health. 1 Scientists have found that less than a can of sugar-free soft drink a day could be bad for your healthCredit: Alamy Millions of Britons […]

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China earthquake death toll rises to 74

Rescue efforts continue after a magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck about 43 kilometers (26 miles) southeast of Kangding city in Sichuan province – Text size The death toll from a massive earthquake that struck southwest China has risen to 74, state media reported on Wednesday, as thousands of people were evacuated to temporary shelters and heavy […]

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American Frances Tiafoe upsets Rafael Nadal to advance to US Open quarter-finals

NEW YORK – Frances Tiafoe ended Rafael Nadal’s 22-game Grand Slam winning streak by beating the 22-time major champion 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the fourth round of the US Open on Monday. Tiafoe buried her head in her hands and cried on the pitch after shaking hands with Nadal. He sat on the bench […]

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Moscow ‘suspends’ Ukraine annexation vote amid response

Published on: 09/05/2022 – 16:44Amended: 09/05/2022 – 16:42 Kyiv (Ukraine) (AFP) – Russian-installed authorities in an occupied Ukrainian region suggested on Monday that plans for a referendum on joining Russia had been delayed, with Moscow blaming Western sanctions for cutting off gas supplies across the country. Europe. Since the first weeks of the February invasion, […]

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European markets open at close, data, earnings and news

European markets are heading for a sharp decline on Monday as investors mull over economic risks in the region, fueled by concerns over energy supplies from Russia. The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 1.4% in early trading, with autos shedding 2.8% to lead the losses, with most sectors and major exchanges sliding deep into negative territory. […]

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Places to visit in France — Guardian Life — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

By Oluwatomiwa Ogunniyi September 04, 2022 | 9:30 a.m. While Paris usually steals the show in French tourism, there is much more to this beautiful country than the city of lights. France is well known for its beautiful destinations, architecture, fashion trends, art museums and various mouth-watering cuisines; there is no shortage of magical holiday […]

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500 people take part in a Trotskyist summer camp in France

With Mont Blanc, the highest peak in Western Europe, in the background, nearly 500 people gathered in the foothills of the French Alps for the Summer University of Permanent Revolution. The sister site of left voice in France is building a new revolutionary organization in France. This event was an opportunity to discuss the tasks […]

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Today in History: September 3, signing of the Treaty of Paris

Today in History Today is Saturday, September 3, the 246th day of 2022. There are 119 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in the story: On September 3, 1783, representatives of the United States and Great Britain signed the Treaty of Paris, which officially ended the War of Independence. To this date : In […]

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Russia to bid farewell to Gorbachev in low-key funeral snubbed by Putin

Published on: 03/09/2022 – 08:59 The last Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev will be laid to rest in a ceremony in Moscow on Saturday, but without the fanfare of a state funeral and with the conspicuous absence of President Vladimir Putin. With Russia isolated by its military campaign in Ukraine, no foreign leader is expected to […]

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John Merriman, history professor known for his lively lectures, dies at 75

John Merriman, who spent much of his career researching and teaching modern French history at Yale, died earlier this year. Evan Gorelick September 02, 2022 at 1:30 a.m. Staff reporter Yale News John M. Merriman, professor of history and former principal of Branford College, died earlier this year. He was 75 years old. Merriman, loved […]

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The photo and identity of the Muslim murderer, Mohamed Dridi, revealed after he killed his roommate, Eliahou Eyal Haddad, by smashing his head with an ax in anti-Semitic hatred in Longperrier, a commune in the Seine-et-Marne department in north-central France

Reports reaching Kossyderrickent indicate that the photo and identity of the murderer, Mohamed Dridi, came to light after he killed his roommate, Eyal Haddad, by smashing his head with an ax in anti-Semitic hatred. (Read more here). The murderer is the one in the white polo shirt. Another Jew was murdered in France – Eyal […]

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Fiona Ferro’s former coach Pierre Bouteyre charged with rape and sexual assault

Pierre Bouteyre, the former coach of French tennis player Fiona Ferro, has been accused of raping and sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager, according to a report by Agence France-Presse. Ferro, 25, is the No. 259 ranked player in the world and lost in the US Open qualifiers. She accused Bouteyre, 50, of […]

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Franz Wagner, Germany beat France at EuroBasket 2022

To start their EuroBasket 2022 schedule, Germany beat France, 76-63 being the final score. Dirk Nowitzki was honored before kick-off with a shirt retirement ceremony where his No.14 was hung in the rafters of his homeland. The game started much later than originally planned. Orlando Magic standout Franz Wagner finished with eight points, three rebounds […]

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Should more countries copy France by offering €4,000 to people who swap their car for a bike?

The French government has announced that people willing to swap their car for a bike will be paid up to €4,000, as part of plans to increase active mobility amid rising energy prices. The program is also expected to reduce carbon emissions in the country. However, while French citizens and organizations can claim a “conversion […]

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Russia Blocks Ukraine Consensus at NPT Conference

September 2022By Gabriela Rosa Hernandez and Daryl G. Kimball Russia prevented the 2022 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference from reaching consensus on a substantive outcome document on August 26 due to differences over the nuclear safety crisis caused by the Russian occupation of the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine. At a time of […]

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Will Mayor Cantrell reimburse city coffers for first class travel upgrades?

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) — A city of New Orleans policy states that traveling government employees are required to seek the lowest rates available or reimburse the city for luxury accommodations. The policy states that “employees choosing an upgrade from an economy or business class flight are solely responsible for the difference in cost.” City Manager […]

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French tax authorities use AI to spot 20,000 undeclared pools | France

French tax authorities using AI software have found thousands of undeclared private pools, landing owners with bills totaling around 10 million euros. The system, developed by Google and Capgemini, makes it possible to identify basins on aerial images and cross-check them with cadastral databases. Launched on an experimental basis a year ago in nine French […]

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France subsidizes electric vehicle rentals so you only pay 100 euros/month

Following President Emmanuel Macron’s re-election in France this year, he has begun to deliver on a promise he made during his campaign to make electric vehicles more affordable. The government is said to be determining how quickly it can roll out a new measure that would make leases for certain electric vehicles available to the […]

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Europe can’t winter thinking all is lost

Comment this story Comment Europe is getting back to business after its summer break – but this year it’s like jumping into a cold shower. Just listen to Emmanuel Macron. The French president told his ministers at their first official meeting last week that a new paradigm is on the horizon – it’s the end […]

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French Montana launches initiative to help music professionals struggling with addiction

Rap star French Montana is doing his part to eradicate the scourge of drug addiction through a new partnership with the Guardian Recovery Network. Through this partnership, French and GRN have launched NAQI Healthcare, which will offer detoxification services at home and in private accommodation. Currently, French targets clients in Florida, New York, Texas and […]

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What is NATO? And why is Ukraine not in NATO? We have the answers.

After the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022, Google searches for NATO increased. Most Americans may take being a member of the alliance for granted, but for some countries that are not part of the alliance, such as Ukraine, it poses security risks. Shortly after the Russian invasion, Sweden and Finland applied to […]

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Total renews its desire to develop a partnership with Libya in the oil and gas fields

President of the Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC), Farhat Bengdara, met on Thursday in Paris with the CEO of the French oil company Total, Patrick Pouyanné, and discussed TotalEnergies’ strategy and multi-energy activities in Libya, as well as than the ongoing implementation. strategic agreements signed with the Libyan authorities in November 2021 for the sustainable […]

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Better climate models would integrate political and personal decisions

Comment this story Comment Climate models are complicated things. They must take into account an impressive number of mathematical and physical variables to predict, for example, how the emission of a given quantity of carbon dioxide will modify the flows of air, water and heat between the atmosphere and the oceans. More sophisticated projections go […]

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John Orofino, SF teacher who hid story of WWII heroism for decades, dies

John Orofino returned from combat in France in World War II with enough shrapnel in his body and disillusionment in his mind that he decided to join a monastery and escape the world he had seen . A monk convinced him that he could do more good by being part of society than by leaving […]

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a cynical twist to fix the colonial past while keeping a tight grip

At the end of July 2022, French President Emmanuel Macron concluded a tour of Cameroon, Benin and Guinea-Bissau. And he is going to Algeria from August 25 to 27. At first glance, his choice of country is difficult to understand. Three former French colonies – Cameroon, Benin and Algeria – and one former Portuguese colony, […]

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Macron warns French sacrifices will be needed as tough winter approaches

PARIS, Aug 24 (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron warned the French on Wednesday that there are difficult months ahead as the world faces “a big change”, but unions rejected his call for sacrifices , saying workers needed higher wages to keep up with rising inflation. Addressing the first council of ministers since the summer recess, […]

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The French Ministry of Justice under pressure to explain karting in prison | France

France’s justice ministry is under pressure to explain why it approved reality TV-inspired games in the country’s second-largest prison. The political row erupted after a 25-minute video of prisoners at Fresnes prison taking part in go-karting and other challenges in the prison yard surfaced on YouTube. The prison games were called Kohlantes – a play […]

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Russian dissidents are not in France for the food

Comment this story Comment “Insupportable.” This is how a Finnish member of parliament describes the sight of Russian tourists crossing the border, stocking up on souvenirs as Vladimir Putin’s army bombs Ukraine. Worse still, the fact that some tourists are traveling to the European Union’s visa-free Schengen zone appears to be undermining a sanctions net […]

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“They said it was impossible”: how medieval carpenters rebuilt Notre-Dame | our Lady

At the castle of Guédelon we are in 1253 and the little nobleman Gilbert Courtenay left to fight in the crusades, leaving his wife to take care of the workers for the construction of the new family residence: a modest castle which befits his social position as a humble knight. in the service of King […]

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French President Macron visits Algeria to revive relations | Emmanuel Macron news

Relations soured last year after Emmanuel Macron’s comments on Algeria’s history led to a diplomatic rift. French President Emmanuel Macron will visit Algeria next week in a bid to improve strained relations between Paris and Algiers. Macron has accepted an invitation from Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune, his office said on Saturday. This will be Macron’s […]

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France crushes Germany’s greatest hope

The German coffers are completely emptied. As the war in Ukraine drags on, energy prices have skyrocketed due to Russian supply constraints, making it increasingly difficult for people to manage their daily lives. The situation in Berlin is heartbreaking indeed. Now, to get the economy back on track, the German Chancellor has tried to whip […]

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France sets new peak in solar power generation – but not because of heatwave

France recorded a new peak in solar electricity production on August 7 at more than 10.7 GW, the equivalent of what 10 nuclear power plants can produce on average. The peak arrived around 2:00 p.m. on a particularly clear day. The graph below shows France’s real-time energy mix as of August 7 and is produced […]

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Rare and powerful thunderstorms bring strong winds to Europe, killing several

Comment this story Comment A massive storm complex traveled almost 1,000 miles across Europe, killing scores of people and wreaking havoc on the French island of Corsica and landmarks in Venice, before continuing to inflict significant wind damage in parts of Austria and Slovakia. According to the Associated Press, at least five people in France […]

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Hurricane winds and severe storms kill 7 in France and Italy

PARIS (AP) – Severe thunderstorms and hurricane-force winds killed at least seven people Thursday in France and Italy, uprooting trees in Tuscany and on the French island of Corsica and ripping brick shards from the famous bell tower of Saint Mark in Venice. Dozens of boats in the Mediterranean Sea called for emergency help. The […]

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European statistical recovery scoreboard: August edition – Products Eurostat News

Today Eurostat released the August edition of the European Statistical Recovery Interactive Dashboard. The dashboard contains monthly and quarterly indicators of a number of statistical domains relevant to monitoring economic and social recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, across countries and over time. August Highlights: The EU economy continues to grow and excess mortality is falling, […]

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Drought in Europe: City calls water ‘blue gold’ in one of its worst droughts on record

On this small farm in the heights of Seillans, a commune in the Var in southern France, the fields are bare except for the parched remains of the last harvest. Normally, eggplants, tomatoes, peppers and melons thrive here. Now the fields are fallow. The Messelis reservoirs first emptied after last winter was remarkably dry. She […]

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Why there is no “Dijon” in Dijon mustard

For Mauriange, while these problems have certainly caused short-term problems for the mustard industry, the recent shortage could have an upside. “This project had been confronted in recent years with climatic challenges, which discouraged many farmers”, she said, noting nevertheless that a rise in seed prices following the shortage “has revived the dynamic and encouraged […]

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K-State adds Shematsi for 2022-23 season

MANHATTAN, Kansas – K-State Women’s Basketball Head Coach Jeff Mittie completed its 2022-23 roster, as the program added Sarah Shematsi as a transfer forward from LSU. “Sarah brings athleticism and a good all-around game to our roster,” Mittie said of K-State’s latest addition. “She shoots all three with great range and has been a winner […]

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Global equities are mostly higher on risk and volatility concerns

TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose on Tuesday, despite investor risk reflected in negative economic data out of China, and analysts warned volatility could be ahead. European equities gained early in the session. The benchmark index in Tokyo ended little changed, while indices in South Korea and Australia gained. Hong Kong’s benchmark index slipped, […]

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200 firefighters dispatched to a huge forest fire in Caudiès-de-Fenouillèdes, France

200 firefighters dispatched to a huge forest fire in Caudiès-de-Fenouillèdes, France Credit: Twitter @Maribel02456134 A major fire broke out in the town of Caudiès-de-Fenouillèdes, France, on the evening of Sunday August 14. The fire in Caudiès-de-Fenouillèdes, France, reportedly burned more than 105 hectares of state-owned pine forest in the north of the city at 8 […]

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Israeli strikes on Syria kill three soldiers: official media

Published on: 08/14/2022 – 22:06Amended: 08/14/2022 – 22:04 Damascus (AFP) – Israeli airstrikes on Syria killed three soldiers and injured three others on Friday, state media said, after the latest such incident in the war-torn country. “The attack resulted in the death of three soldiers and three others injured,” the official Syrian news agency SANA […]

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Hundreds gather in Sudan to support army-backed initiative

Published on: 08/14/2022 – 17:40 Khartoum (AFP) – Hundreds of Sudanese gathered on Sunday to support a political initiative backed by army chief Abdel Fattah al-Burhan who led last year’s military coup, AFP correspondents said. The rallies took place outside a Khartoum conference hall where meetings of a newly launched initiative to end the political […]

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Premature harvest last test for French winegrowers

Vine plants in Beaujolais, in the commune of Saint Germain-Nuelles north of Lyon, France. Photo by Nicolas Liponne/NurPhoto via Getty Images Winegrowers across France are concerned that grape quality is suffering from climate-induced stress. The strong heat of this summer accelerated the ripening of the grapes. French winegrowers have been grappling for years with increasingly […]

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A SAFETY AND SECURITY EXPERT – Ukraine

Founded in 1979, Action Against Hunger is a non-governmental organization that fights against hunger. Its charter of humanitarian principles – independence, neutrality, non-discrimination, free and direct access to victims, professionalism, transparency – has been part of its identity for more than 40 years. Its mission is to save lives by ending hunger through the prevention, […]

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EU countries rush to help France fight ‘monstrous’ wildfires | France

Hundreds of firefighters from across the EU have been dispatched to France to help fight the wildfires in an unprecedented show of international solidarity. Most are stationed along a 40 km active fire front in the southwest, where a blaze described as “monstrous” continued to devastate pine forests. German firefighters and their vehicles arrived in […]

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Struggling UK economy weathers Jubilee turmoil but recession looms

Queen’s Jubilee holidays hit UK GDP in June Production falls 0.6% in June against forecasts for a fall of 1.3% UK’s Zahawi says data shows resilience, economists see recession LONDON, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Britain’s economy contracted less than expected in June, as public holidays were expected to exert a big drag, although sectors most […]

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France battles huge blaze as deadly heat spreads across Europe

France has become the latest European country to appeal for international help to respond to a huge wildfire in the southwest which authorities say has already destroyed nearly 7,000 hectares or 17,300 acres of forest. French President Emmanuel Macron said several countries were already helping France contain the raging fires. The blaze comes as Europe […]

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French shoppers face life without Dijon mustard

If you’re in France looking for traditional Dijon “mustard” to complement your dinner recipe, you’ve got a problem. The country is having to adapt to a continuing shortage of hot mustard, including the Amora and Maille brands owned by consumer staples giant Unilever, which has left store shelves empty and French consumers frustrated. Grocers across […]

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Death toll from attacks on Malian soldiers rises to 42: army

Published on: 08/10/2022 – 18:48 Bamako (AFP) – Forty-two Malian soldiers died in an attack over the weekend by suspected jihadists, the military said in a document naming the dead on Wednesday, revising an earlier figure of 21 dead. The toll is one of the bloodiest in Mali’s decade-long insurgency, which has spread from the […]

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Thousands evacuated as smoldering French wildfire reignites | Forest fires

Around 10,000 people have been evacuated to save them from wildfires in the Gironde region of southwestern France after a massive blaze that destroyed more than 15,000 hectares (37,000 acres) of pine forest in July broke out again and tore the woods apart. “The fire is raging and has now spread to the Landes department,” […]

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Inflation: still sucks, but things are slowly improving

Well, it’s taken about 8,000 years, but we’re finally getting a a little break with inflation. Listen, we’re not exactly dancing on the inflation grave here, but we’ll take what we can get. On Wednesday we will have an official update when the Consumer Price Index report for July is released. Most economists expect inflation […]

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Business news, strategy, finance and company insights

On the GST front, collections rose by 44% to ₹1,40,885 crore in June from ₹97,821 crore in the same month last year. One of the reasons is the high inflation, but the electronic invoice records also indicate an increase in volumes and, therefore, higher consumption. E-way bills stood at 73.62 million in May 2022, the […]

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local feedback in France on the daily water limit of 150 liters

People in areas of southern France where water consumption has been limited to 200 liters per day per person generally said they did not notice the difference. Local authorities in nine communes in the south of the Var department have decided to impose limits due to a drought crisis which means that water reserves are […]

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A Mi’kmaw educator teams up with Wowkwis the puppet to take kids on a language journey

As a child of the 1980s, Trevor Gould grew in awe of Jim Henson’s puppets, dreaming of a day when he could join them. The artist and educator from Paqtnkek Mi’kmaw Nation, Nova Scotia, is one step closer to realizing that dream now that he’s partnered with a Nova Scotia theater group to teach children […]

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France hit 2-run HR, Kirby sharp as Mariners beat Angels 2-1

SEATTLE (AP) — Ty France hit a two-run homer into the left-field bullpen in the third inning, George Kirby threw six solid innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 2- 1 Saturday to open a double program. The French circuit came with two outs against starter Jaime Barria (1-2) and erased a […]

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ODOP: Aiming to be a $1 trillion economy, UP asks 10 Indian embassies for space to promote ODOP

The UP government is accelerating its efforts to increase the international reach of its flagship One District One Product (ODOP) program which has come to occupy the lion’s share of the state’s exports, as it also pursues a more broad to reach an economy size of $1 trillion over the next five years. years. The […]

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How do the French authorities inform the populations of the water restrictions?

France is currently facing a severe drought crisis with water restrictions of a certain level in place in every department. These restrictions can be issued at departmental level or commune by commune, which means that different authorities can be responsible for relaying the rules. Report readers report mixed experiences with how easy it has been […]

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War Thunder fans leaked classified documents to get more realistic tanks

Comment this story Comment Video games have long given rise to fights: throwing controllers, unsubstantiated accusations of cheating, insults hurled at mothers and even at dogs. But no one has ever released classified documents related to national security in a public forum to win an argument – until last year, twice. And again this year. […]

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The Acadian pilgrimage to Grand-Pré allows them to commune with ancestors driven from their land

An Acadian couple from New Brunswick visits the church at Grand-Pré National Historic Site, NS.Darren Calabrese/The Globe and Mail Sometimes a place can be your home, even if you’ve never been there before. There may be few Acadians left in Grand-Pré, Nova Scotia, a rural hamlet outside of Wolfville in the fertile hills of the […]

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How much water do household appliances consume?

[Article updated August 5 at 13:30 with comments from France’s ecological transition minister.] France is currently facing a drought crisis, with nearly every department introducing some sort of water restriction rules. The Minister for Ecological Transition, Christophe Béchu, said today that more than 100 municipalities are now without drinking water and must depend on deliveries […]

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Gopuff rolls out Instant Cash Out, an immediate payment option for drivers

After several tumultuous months that included two major rounds of layoffs, the instant delivery company needs gopuff adds a new payment option that it says will benefit its drivers. Instant withdrawal is a way for drivers to immediately transfer their earnings to a bank account, the Callowhill-based company said on Thursday. The change affects US […]

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French lawmakers set to approve inflation-fighting program

PARIS — The French parliament on Thursday approved a plan to fight inflation that aims to support the purchasing power of citizens and help them cope with soaring consumer prices and energy costs. The package was split into two invoices. The first, specifically designed to fight inflation with a package of measures amounting to 20 […]

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Gopuff offers instant pickup for US delivery partners

Gopuff fast trading platform has started offering its US delivery partners the ability to instantly cash out their earnings balance anytime with just a few clicks, giving them an even more flexible, convenient and fast way to receive their earnings and tips. To do this, Gopuff has teamed up with Bandageda financial infrastructure platform for […]

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Droughts prompt cut water use amid crop fears

With the prolonged lack of rain and high temperatures, fears have arisen of water shortages and droughts reducing crop yields, prompting the use of less water and the reuse of urban wastewater for agriculture. agricultural irrigation. The European Commission on Wednesday (3 August) urged EU member states to reuse water from urban treatment plants for […]

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Europe’s streets are going dark to save energy – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Driven by a looming energy crisis, cities across Europe are turning off the lights. While Spain has made such measures mandatory, ordering shops to turn off their lights at night, in other places local authorities are voluntarily flipping the switch, arguing it’s a good time to test measures […]

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Covering Pope Francis’ visit to Canada from the papal plane: Journalist’s Notebook

On a Thursday afternoon in late July, I found myself toasting with body heat from thousands of travelers surrounded by airport security. I was on my way to Rome, assigned to cover Pope Francis’ six-day trip to Canada. Little did I know that the long lines, waiting, and uncomfortable heat experienced at the airport would […]

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Adam Wallin will represent Sweden at the World Amateur – Ohio State Buckeyes

Columbus, Ohio- Adam Wallin, a native of Sweden and rising junior from Ohio State, was selected to represent his home country later this month in the 32n/a World Amateur Team Championships in France. The tournament will take place from August 31 to September 3 at Le Golf National outside of Paris, France. Teams of three […]

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According to the WTTC, more than 70,000 vacancies in travel and tourism threaten France’s economic recovery

London, UK – A new study by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has revealed that the recovery of travel and tourism in France is at risk, as more than 70,000 jobs remain vacant across the country. The study looked at labor shortages in France and other major travel and tourism destinations, such as […]

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The Gig Workers Lose Their Hard-Won Rights

Not all of Just Eat’s orange-clad couriers were replaced with salaried contracts, and the company continued to use freelancers hired through contracting companies to fulfill some of its orders. Under French labor law, workers and unions have four months to fight the restructuring of Just Eat. If they lose, Rioux expects the lost contracts to […]

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Results, highlights, event history, stage details and more

The 2022 Women’s Tour de France (officially known as the Women’s Tour de France with Zwift) concluded on Sunday with Annemiek van Vleuten winning the eight-stage race after a week-long “roller coaster” (recap here). See On Her Turf’s full guide to the Women’s Tour de France 2022 below, which includes event history, details on how […]

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NRG Matters — Saudi Arabia and France cooperate on renewable energy; ADNOC makes second natural gas discovery

India In-Focus — Tullow Oil in talks with Indian groups; Yes Bank to raise $1.1 billion; Ola and Uber deny merger talks report RIYADH: Executives from Tullow Oil have held talks with Indian ONGC Videsh Ltd. in Nairobi this week as the London-based company seeks a strategic investor for its onshore oil project in Kenya, […]

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Russia-Ukraine live updates: Zelensky says Ukraine is ready to ship grain

The Navi-Star freighter docked next to grain silos at the port of Odessa on Friday.Credit…Daniel Berehulak for The New York Times ODESA, Ukraine – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, visiting a port in the Odessa region on Friday, expressed hope that grain exports could begin in the coming days, as US and EU ambassadors called on […]

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France still sends €100m a year to Monaco’s ‘millionaires’ paradise’ – EURACTIV.com

France has paid Monaco some 100 million euros a year in VAT refunds since 1963 despite being a known tax haven, the second richest country in the world by GDP per capita and one in three residents a millionaire. Read the original article in French here. A 1963 agreement between General de Gaulle and Prince […]

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A DEPUTY AREA COORDINATOR – UKRAINE – Ukraine

Founded in 1979, Action contre la Faim is an international non-governmental organization that fights hunger in the world. Its charter of humanitarian principles – independence, neutrality, non-discrimination, free and direct access to victims, professionalism, transparency – has been the basis of its identity for over 40 years. Its mission is to save lives by ending […]

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Russia vows to hamper work of Western media after RT France ban | world news

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that the Russian government would not let West Media work in the country. The Kremlin vowed on Wednesday to hamper the work of Western media in Russia after a European court upheld a broadcast ban imposed on Russian news channel RT France. “Of course, we will take similar pressure […]

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Western sanctions sting but don’t cripple Russian economy – POLITICO

Western sanctions are hurting Russia’s economy, but the Kremlin’s war chest is still teeming with cash thanks to soaring commodity prices, new data shows. Russian oil, gas and metals exports fell dramatically last month as sanctions announcements spooked international buyers, according to Kremlin estimates seen by Russian daily Vedomosti – but rising prices have softened […]

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Forest fires continue to burn across France and Spain | Forest fires

Vast swathes of fire-ravaged pine forests need to be replanted and managed differently to avoid future blazes fueled by global warming, French experts have said, as wildfires – including several caused by arson – continue to burn in France and Spain. Officials in the south-west department of Gironde said on Monday that two huge fires […]

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First-time asylum seekers down 28% in April 2022 – Products Eurostat News

In April 2022, 54,145 first-time asylum seekers (third-country nationals) applied for international protection in EU Member States, up 66% compared to April 2021 (32,570) and down 28% compared to March 2022 (74,950) . The decrease from March to April 2022 can largely be attributed to the decrease in the number of first-time applicants from Ukraine […]

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Prosperity levels matter, not size of GDP – The New Indian Express

India’s GDP is becoming bigger than France’s, and getting closer to the UK is not a matter of great pride if it continues to be among the lower middle income countries. In fact, all the focus on India becoming a $5 trillion or $10 trillion economy is meaningless if the country cannot relatively increase its […]

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Passengers face chaotic journeys as flight disruption sweeps across Europe

Marivi Wright’s ‘holiday from hell’ began when Air France’s computer systems crashed and staff had to manually check in passengers for her New York flight to Europe. She missed two connecting flights as she crossed Paris on her way to Spain to visit her 83-year-old mother, landing in Malaga 12 hours late. His luggage could […]

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New generation of F1 fans speak out against abuse, says Vettel

Formula One F1 – French Grand Prix – Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet, France – July 21, 2022 Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc and Aston Martin’s Sebastian Vettel during the press conference REUTERS/Eric Gaillard Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 21 (Reuters) – Abusive attitudes have likely existed around Formula 1 for years, […]