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Macron urges Britain to relax asylum measures and keep promises

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged the UK to facilitate asylum seekers and illegal work, in a bid to stem risky migration efforts across the Channel. Mr Macron also accused the British government of reneging on promises on fishing licenses and betraying Franco-British friendship by signing a secret submarine deal with the United States and […]

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“Drastic measures to come – buy NOW!” “: Within criminal groups, disinformation is used to sell fake COVID passes | World news

“For anyone who does not wish to be vaccinated, here is an alternative.” This is how false or fraudulent EU COVID certificates are advertised online by criminal groups. They are taking advantage of anti-vaccination sentiment across Europe and increasing restrictions on unvaccinated people due to increasing cases and the Omicron variant, to drive sales. Picture: […]

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Renault to cut fewer jobs than initially planned by 2024

The logo of automaker Renault is pictured at a dealership in Les Sorinières, near Nantes, France on September 9, 2021. REUTERS / Stephane Mahe / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register PARIS, December 6 (Reuters) – French carmaker Renault (RENA.PA) announced on Monday that it had downgraded its forecast […]

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Far-right leaders fail to marry – POLITICO

Europe’s far-right leaders continue to flirt, but are still reluctant to marry. On Friday and Saturday in Warsaw, a group of the continent’s leading nationalist, anti-immigrant and Eurosceptic politicians gathered in their latest attempt to unite in some sort of grand coalition. Some highlights from the guest list: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, French presidential […]

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Your Friday Briefing – The New York Times

Faced with Omicron, the USA tightens its travel rules President Biden presented a pandemic strategy yesterday as the United States grapples with the new Omicron variant and the potential for a winter spike in coronavirus cases. Travelers to the United States must have a negative Covid-19 test within one day of departure, regardless of their […]

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COVID in Europe: Austria extends lockdown as Portugal tightens restrictions

COVID-19 cases are sweeping across Europe again – here’s a breakdown of how each country has responded to the outbreak. Measures vary across the continent, from a national lockdown in Austria to the UK where only slight restrictions are in place. Concerns over the new variant of Omicron detected in South Africa have prompted many […]

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French bulldog stolen from Long Island home found 80 km away

Oh, lucky dog! A French Bulldog that was stolen from a Long Island home on Thanksgiving has new life after being found approximately 80 miles away. Matthew Hauck, 34, thanked The Post for the coverage that led to his happy reunion with Stella on Saturday afternoon at the Moriches Center, an hour from his Huntington […]

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French military convoy leaves Burkina Faso after blockade of protesters

French President Emmanuel Macron greets Burkinabe President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré before a meeting on security in the Sahel region at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, November 12, 2021. REUTERS / Gonzalo Fuentes / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now PARIS, November 26 (Reuters) – A French […]

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Pandemic hits women’s and youth’s mental health hard, survey finds | Coronavirus

Young people and women have been hit hardest psychologically and financially by the pandemic, a YouGov survey has found – but few people anywhere are planning to change their lives in the wake of it. The annual YouGov-Cambridge Globalism Project found that in many of the 27 countries surveyed, young people were consistently more likely […]

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Should doctors consider vaccination status if Colorado rations are large?

When it comes to rationing health care resources, there are no more good options. The question is how to find the least bad option and save the most lives. The Governor’s Expert Panel on Emergency Outbreak Response updates state crisis care standards on how hospitals should prioritize patients if a COVID-19 crisis worsens them impedes […]

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All Blacks urged to be ruthless as Sam Whitelock salutes Sam Cane’s leadership

Clinical and ruthless. That’s the message from All Blacks captain Sam Whitelock to his team as they look to end their season with a rebounding victory over France. With the increased pressure following last week’s loss to Ireland combined with a desire to sign 2021 in style, Whitelock has felt a noticeable increase in intensity […]

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Covid: Germany cases hit record high with Merkel warning of ‘dramatic’ situation

The Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the German Center for Disease Control and Control, reported 65,371 new cases in the past 24 hours – an increase of 12,545 new infections from the previous 24 hour period. But those numbers are likely underreported, and the true scale of infections could be “two or three times as much,” […]

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20 Chicago City Council Members Want Interim COPA Leader Disqualified From Permanent Position

Twenty city council members want the acting chief administrator of the Chicago Police Civil Accountability Office disqualified from taking the permanent position because Andrea Kersten released a report recommending a three-day suspension for the officer Chicago police officer killed Ella French. “Morale is low, tensions are high and COPA publishes a report tainting the legacy […]

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Homeless veterans say there is dire need for housing

San Joaquin County builds permanent housing complex for homeless vets in French camp STOCKTON, Calif .– Under a freeway overpass near downtown Stockton, 68-year-old Army veteran Donnel Gaines calls an old camper home. “It’s the sink. It’s the oven. It’s the full-size refrigerator,” said Gaines, taking a tour inside his motorhome. He’s a five-year veteran, […]

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Germany only recommends Biontech / Pfizer vaccine for those under 30

Doctor Oezge Kaya delivers the first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine to a woman in a doctor’s office in Berlin, Germany on April 13, 2021. REUTERS / Alessia Cocca BERLIN, November 10 (Reuters) – The German Vaccine Advisory Committee recommends that people under the age of 30 be vaccinated only with the Biontech […]

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Gatineau elects France Bélisle, the city’s first female mayor

Residents of Gatineau, Quebec elected France Bélisle as their new mayor and the first woman to hold this position in the city’s history. At 9:15 p.m., Bélisle had 45 percent of the vote, ahead of second-place candidate Maude Marquis-Bissonnette who had 37 percent. Bélisle will replace mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin. in january he announced that he […]

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Relaxation of COVID travel restrictions allows loved ones to reunite | WGN 720 radio

For Erin Tridle and her boyfriend, it was love at first sight. They met while the American was traveling to France in the summer of 2019. They said “I love you” on the second day. “People tell us it’s like something out of a movie,” she said. When Tridle returned home to Los Angeles, they […]

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Simon Birmingham accuses the media of widening the wedge between Australia and France | Scott Morrison

A senior minister in the Morrison government tried to blame journalists for the escalating Franco-Australian diplomatic split. Finance Minister and frequent Morrison government spokesman Simon Birmingham questioned whether it was “wise” for Australian journalists to question French President Emmanuel Macron over the aborted submarine deal and the conduct of Scott Morrison. Macron, when asked if […]

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European video promoting “hijab freedom” withdrawn after Paris complaint

The Council of Europe has removed a video from social media celebrating the Islamic veil after protests in France, where Islam and immigration are controversial political issues ahead of next year’s elections. “Beauty is in diversity as freedom is in the hijab. . . #JOYinHIJAB “launched the slogans in a 27 second video depicting women […]

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Absence of key world leaders weighs on Biden’s first G-20

To replace absent leaders from China, Russia, Japan and Mexico, lower-level ministers have been sent in their place, a handful of lesser-known among some of the world’s most recognizable leaders. Yet the decision to forgo one of the world’s most important diplomatic events only fuels the feeling that Xi and Putin have become less concerned […]

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Biden says Pope told him he was a good Catholic and should continue to receive Communion

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is expected to join protesters who gathered in London and around the world on Friday, demanding big finance fund investments in fossil fuels. Lobbyists are protesting at more than 50 locations across Europe, North America, Africa and Australia ahead of COP26, which begins in Glasgow this weekend. The protests aim […]

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150 people arrested in US-European darknet drug investigation | WGN 720 radio

through: MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press Posted: October 26, 2021 / 9:10 AM CDT / Update: October 26, 2021 / 9:45 a.m. CDT Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco during a press conference at the Department of Justice, Thursday, September 30, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo / Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON (AP) – Law enforcement officials in the […]

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The mayor of Quebec, Régis Labeaume, decorated with the French Legion of Honor

The outgoing mayor of Quebec has received France’s highest international distinction. On Saturday, Régis Labeaume received the medal of the French Legion of Honor during a ceremony at the town hall. The Legion of Honor rewards people who have distinguished themselves in their services to France. While awareness was initially reserved for heads of state […]

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Dave Chappelle and ‘The French Dispatch’ show that even the most talented talent can sometimes use an editor

Yet watching the controversial Netflix-starring Dave Chappelle special, Jon Stewart’s new show for Apple TV + and more recently director Wes Anderson’s latest star-studded film “The French Dispatch” makes a pretty powerful case that no anyone, no matter how talented, can occasionally use an editor. Netflix benefited from the perception that creative types can come […]

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France vs England: talking points and team news for Saturday’s double in Perpignan | Rugby League News

England travel to France in international clash on Saturday We look at what is being said and the news of the teams before the international women’s and men’s double on Saturday between England and France in Perpignan … England Women: Back to where it all began It has been 14 years since the England women’s […]

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UK Covid: Britain has more new cases than France, Germany, Italy and Spain combined

“We are sacrificing our chance to see loved ones at Christmas, so we have a better chance of protecting their lives so that we can see them in the coming Christmases,” Johnson said, taking a potentially life-defining step he had. excluded only a few days. earlier. But the Delta variant – even more transmissible than […]

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“Gilded Edge” by Catherine Prendergast on Bohemian California

On the bookshelf The Gilded Edge: two daring women and the cyanide love triangle that rocked America By Catherine PrendergastDutton: 352 pages, $ 28 If you purchase linked books from our site, The Times may earn a commission from Bookshop.org, whose fees support independent bookstores. One afternoon in 2014, academic Catherine Prendergast was rummaging through […]

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Rtl today – height, relationship status: a feminist group sues Miss France for selection criteria

A leading feminist organization in France said on Monday it was suing promoters of the Miss France beauty pageant in an employment tribunal, alleging they used discriminatory criteria to select participants. The group “Dare feminism”, accompanied by three failed candidates, declared targeting the company Miss France as well as Endemol Production, which airs the annual […]

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Foreign missions ask for more flexible controls

‘COUNTER PRODUCTIVE’: German, French and Singaporean missions say Taiwan’s COVID-19 restrictions hamper local projects and business operations Several foreign missions to Taiwan have urged the government to ease its strict COVID-19 border controls, which they say hamper in-person trade and business operations. The missions made the call in response to media inquiries about how border […]

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Macron commemorates the murder of Algerian demonstrators by the Paris police in 1961

But in a statement released shortly after the ceremony, Mr. Macron’s office failed to do so, instead holding the Paris police accountable and refraining from characterizing the killings as a massacre. “The crimes committed that night under the authority of Maurice Papon are inexcusable for the Republic”, one can read in the press release, referring […]

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The director of “Titane” on the themes of the film’s genre and psychopathic violence

Shamelessly violent and full of big ideas, this year’s Palme d’Or winner at Cannes, “Titane”, directed by Julia Ducournau, has managed to become one of the most notable films of the year. On Tuesday, the film was selected as France’s official Oscar submission, beating Venice Golden Lion winner “Happening” and “The Stronghold” in a competitive […]

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Latest updates: U.S. workers quit their jobs at record pace in August

The return to schools and offices boosted social spending in the UK in September, according to card transaction data which provides the strongest signs of normalization in spending habits since the start of the pandemic. Entertainment spending rose 28% last month compared to the same period in 2019, Barclaycard data showed on Tuesday. It is […]

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thousands march in Brussels to demand tougher climate action | Economic news

BRUSSELS (AP) – Thousands of people, young and old alike marched in Brussels on Sunday to push world leaders to take bolder action to tackle climate change at the United Nations climate summit in Glasgow from of this month. Some 80 organizations took part in the protest, targeting the largest event of its kind in […]

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Three reasons the Knicks will surprise people in the 2021-22 NBA season

New York Knicks basketball is back! Well, maybe not the championship-winning basketball, but after seven years of missing the playoffs, you can understand the excitement that surrounded the team last season after finishing fourth in the World Cup. ‘East. What if the Knicks lose in the first round? Just getting to the playoffs deserved to […]

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Yet another victim of the Covid: capitalism

This is an article from World Review: The State of Democracy, a special section that examines politics and world affairs, and is published in conjunction with the annual Athens Forum on Democracy. The coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated the gap between the haves and have-nots and questioned capitalism: this is the conclusion reached by Joseph Stiglitz […]

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Catholic Church of France: Pope expresses “shame” at Church response to victims of sexual abuse following report

Francis was speaking a day after a landmark report revealed that members of the Catholic clergy in France sexually assaulted approximately 216,000 minors over the past seven decades and that the Church made protecting the institution a priority. report to survivors who were asked to remain silent. The number of abused minors rises to around […]

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More than 200,000 minors mistreated by the clergy in France since 1950, according to estimates in the report

“Victims feared this would calm things down,” Devaux said of the report. But he said, “not only did they give a quantitative and qualitative account of the extent of sexual violence, but they tried to understand where it came from – the institutional mechanisms.” Among the scandals that have drawn attention to the issue, the […]

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French vaccination certificates compatible with the Welsh Covid pass scheme

The Welsh government confirmed today (October 5) that the France / EU Covid vaccination certificates will be compatible with the planned Covid pass program in the country, which is scheduled to launch on October 11. The scheme, in the same vein as the French system, will require a person to present proof of being fully […]

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How does it feel to open a new restaurant during the pandemic, Ida? In Saint John, morale is high | Where NOLA eats

On the eve of the opening of his new Saint John restaurant, chef Eric Cook was thrilled. He developed the French Quarter spot as a showcase for deep Creole flavor, and the menu he and chef Darren Porretto put together was ready to go. The old Decatur Street building that Cook took over, housing a […]

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Small plane crashes near Milan, killing everyone on board

A small plane crashed into an empty building on the outskirts of Milan on Sunday, and its six passengers and two crew members all died, Italian authorities said. Police authorities said that on board were three Romanian citizens, two French, one Canadian and two Italians, but refused to reveal their identities. The pilot was from […]

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Algeria castigates French leader, recalls French ambassador

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) – Algeria has accused its former colonial ruler, France, of “genocide” and announced the recall of its Paris ambassador angry at “inadmissible” remarks attributed to French President Emmanuel Macron. The sharp escalation in tensions also follows a French decision to reduce the number of visas delivered to the populations of North Africa […]

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Indigenous leader of Macron in France: Save the Amazon

PARIS (AP) – Describing the “predation” of his homeland, an indigenous Brazilian leader calls on the French president to use his global influence to fight against deforestation in the Amazon. Nineveh, a leader of the Huni Kui people who uses only one name, delivered a letter to the office of French President Emmanuel Macron on […]

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Poland, France keep turkeys on Britain’s Christmas dinner menu

Receive free Brexit updates We will send you a MyFT Daily Summary email with the latest Brexit news every morning. Millions of British Christmas dinners are to be saved by turkeys imported from Poland and France after British farmers were forced to cut production over fears of labor shortages. British supermarkets and restaurants will have […]

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Whiddy Island families call on government to apologize for ‘failures’

Michael Kingston, whose father was one of 50 people who died in a massive explosion at a French tanker on Whiddy Island 42 years ago, said they were seeking an apology from the Irish government for “appalling failures” . He was speaking before a documentary that will air on the Co Cork tragedy on RTÉ […]

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French court artist looks Islamic State activist in the eye

PARIS, Sept. 30 (Reuters) – French court artist Elisabeth de Pourquery stared the self-proclaimed ISIS activist in the eye and fixed an image she would capture for posterity. Separated by a glass screen, she was seated a few meters from Salah Abdeslam, suspected of being the sole survivor of a commando of suicide bombers and […]

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In Paris, it is once again the season of literary scandals

PARIS – The sidewalks of Paris were already littered with fallen chestnuts by the time the first scandal of the literary season finally erupted. Most of September, as French publishers release their most promising books and start fighting for prizes, the literary world is engulfed in the Left Bank version of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. […]

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Elon Musk responds to Jeff Bezos’ replacement as richest person in the world

Elon Musk (left) and Jeff Bezos have traded jokes and engaged in litigation surrounding their billionaire space race. Getty; AFP / Getty On Monday, Elon Musk became the third person to raise a fortune of $ 200 billion, according to Forbes, overtaking Amazon founder and billionaire space rival Jeff Bezos. Reached for comment by Forbes, […]

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French consumer confidence stronger than expected in September

A man, wearing a protective mask, walks past a “Mona Lisa” (La Joconde) poster displayed in a tourist souvenir shop closed to the arcades of rue de Rivoli in Paris amid the epidemic of coronavirus disease (COVID- 19) in France January 29, 2021. REUTERS / Gonzalo Fuentes / File photo PARIS, Sep 28 (Reuters) – […]

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Things to do in DC, September 27-29

Illustration by Melissa Santoyo. Hey everybody! We have interactive exhibits, a French cooking class and the National Coffee Day. If you all want to know how to dance like this, you should take advantage of these free salsa lessons. Here’s what you should check out this week: Brain explosion: ARTECHOUSE’s new exhibition “The Life of […]

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Jane Goodall’s Survival Guide | The New Yorker

Before the pandemic, Jane Goodall traveled three hundred days a year to speak to the public about the climate crisis. “I used to do, like, three days in the Netherlands, three days in Belgium, three days in France,” Goodall, who is eighty-seven, recalls recently. In China or Australia, “it would be, like, two weeks, where […]

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NYT Crossword Answers: One of Haiti’s two official languages, along with French

Theme of the day I admit I didn’t notice the theme while I was solving, maybe because I was trying to see how fast I could solve it! The theme of this puzzle, which is revealed in 61A, is made up of sentences that end with things that one might find “IN THE BANK”. The […]

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If you are looking for a hotel deal, it may pay off to wait until the last minute

d3sign | instant | Getty Images When it comes to booking hotel stays, Aesop and his legendary ants may have gotten the upper hand – it can actually pay off to wait until the last minute to book. While conventional wisdom dictates that travelers get better rates for accommodation, airfare, and other vacation components by […]

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Prince Harry, Meghan and Macron demand more vaccines for Africa – SAPeople

British Prince Harry and Meghan Markle appear on stage during the 2021 Global Citizen Live concert in Central Park in New York, United States on September 25, 2021. REUTERS / Caitlin Ochs Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, along with French President Emmanuel Macron, called for more vaccines for Africa during an address at the Global […]

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The Anglosphere is just a cover for the old idea of ​​white superiority | Kenan malik

‘A people lazily sipping his cognac on the boulevards as he takes an insignificant part in the human comedy, “Franklin Giddings, professor of sociology at Columbia University, scorned with contempt in 1900,” can only go into the struggle for existence with men who have learned that happiness … is the satisfaction that comes only with […]

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France and Germany appoint WHO chief Tedros for second term | Health Info

By JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press GENEVA (AP) – Germany and France have said they and other countries in the European Union have appointed Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia for a second term as Director General of the World Organization of health. This is the first time that a candidate for the top post at the […]

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The vaccines approved by the WHO now OK for the French health pass on two conditions

People in France who have received certain Covid vaccines not recognized by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will now be able to create a French health pass. A decree which appeared in France’s official legal publication yesterday (September 23) has adapted the original list of accepted vaccines to include those recognized by the World Health […]

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Summary of current events on health: the French company Carmat announces the first implant of its artificial heart in a woman; EU says people vaccinated with AstraZeneca should be able to travel to US and elsewhere

Here is a summary of the current health briefs. French company Carmat announces the first implantation of its artificial heart in a woman The French artificial heart manufacturer Carmat announced on Tuesday that it had carried out the first implant of its Aeson artificial heart in a woman. The company said the procedure was performed […]

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Latest coronavirus: New York schools to start weekly Covid testing

Angry Indians accuse UK of racism and discrimination, after India was excluded from a list of countries from which fully vaccinated people can travel to England without mandatory 10-day home isolation and onerous testing requirements. The UK government announced on Friday it was easing restrictions on travelers who had been fully vaccinated in the US, […]

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What we know about Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito’s fiancé

Brian Laundrie, originally from Long Island, is Gabrielle Petito’s fiancé and a “person of interest” in her disappearance, as he was the last person known to have been with her before her disappearance, authorities said. Mr Laundrie, 23, is himself reported missing after his parents reported to authorities that they had not seen him since […]

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French fury against the US-Australian sub-agreement

TIT IS NOW that Jean-Yves Le Drian, the French Minister of Foreign Affairs, qualified on September 16 the agreement of “stab in the back”, the anger in Paris was obvious. The next day, the French recalled their ambassador to Washington, DC (and that to Australia), for the first time since the 1790s. The announcement by […]

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From television to the French presidency? Eric Zemmour eyeing Trump’s path

A longtime journalist for the conservative daily Le Figaro, Mr. Zemmour has become a best-selling author over the past decade with books describing a declining France threatened by what he claimed to be an Islam that does not share the fundamental values ​​of France. His fame and influence reached another level after becoming the star […]

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Schools in Florida’s capital will require masks – Daily Bulletin

By the associated press TALLAHASSEE, Fla .– The principal of the Florida capital school on Sunday announced that masks will be required for students in Kindergarten to Grade 8, becoming the Seventh District to defy Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ban on these COVID-19 warrants. Leon County Superintendent Rocky Hanna said the district has seen positive tests […]

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French health pass leads to increase in COVID-19 tests as vaccinations slow

PARIS – French biologists and pharmacists carried out a record number of COVID-19 tests in the week following the extension of the country’s “health pass” to restaurants, trains and other activities. A health pass and QR code are provided for those who are vaccinated or who have recovered from COVID-19 in the past six months […]

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Coronavirus: California becomes first state to mandate vaccination or regular testing for teachers – as happened

Turkey is moving towards a vaccination mandate for teachers, students and their families as the vaccination rate slows and infections increase. Fahrettin Koca, the country’s health minister, said “face-to-face education is a must” and that the government will implement measures to ensure that teachers, eligible students and the families they live with receive their vaccines. […]

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French retailer Carrefour to launch $ 1.9 billion sale of Taiwan business – sources

HONG KONG, Aug.11 (Reuters) – French retailer Carrefour (CARR.PA) plans to launch the sale of its Taiwanese business, valued at around 1.6 billion euros ($ 1.9 billion) in the coming weeks , three people with knowledge of the case told Reuters. The operator of the supermarket chain has hired Morgan Stanley (MS.N) to handle the […]

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Latest coronavirus: France to send medical teams to help control Covid in Caribbean territories

The spread of the Delta strain of the virus that causes Covid-19 across the United States sparked a wave of state-level proclamations over the weekend regarding mask warrants and vaccinations. The United States averages around 100,000 new Covid-19 infections per day, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, up from 11,000 cases per day at […]

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A country with few asylum seekers wants even fewer

August 7, 2021 SUNTIL, SUN the weather in the south of England brings the scent of sausage barbecues, the quirky tinkle of ice cream vans and inflatable boats filled with asylum seekers. According to BBC, more people have already crossed the Channel this year than during the whole of 2019 or 2020. A new one-day […]

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Parisian chef turns restaurant into local farmers’ market

Published on: 08/06/2021 – 11:52 Amandine Chaignot traded in her hat for an early apron during the first French confinement to support producers and feed Parisians in search of quality products. Its small farmers’ market, a breath of fresh air in times of crisis, has inspired others to follow suit. This is the third installment […]

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This French tycoon overtakes Jeff Bezos to become the richest person in the world

Bernard Arnault, chairman and CEO of French luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton, became the richest person in the world after the net worth of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos fell by $ 13.9 billion in one day. This is not the first time that Arnault has topped the list of the richest in […]

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Reviews | France has brought passes for vaccines. People are not happy.

PARIS – At a time of the year when the French are traditionally divided between the “juillettistes” (who go on vacation in July) and the “augustiens” (who leave in August), the last few weeks have seen hundreds of thousands of people with a single rallying cry: “Freedom! These demonstrators are united against the new French […]

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France takes initiative to pressure people to get vaccinated

PARIS – As Europe and the United States strive to strike an appropriate balance between limiting the Delta variant of the coronavirus and limiting personal freedom, President Emmanuel Macron has paved the way on a narrow path combining a limited constraint to be vaccinated with generalized coercion. Its approach of ordering health workers to be […]

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French restaurants are open but understaffed

STRUGGLER TO FIND Additional staff, the manager of a bar in the Paris region recently asked her sister to drive for an hour to help her on a busy evening, during a televised football match. In a Normandy seaside restaurant, a waitress says they are understaffed because former colleagues can’t stand unsociable work evenings and […]

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France calls Turkish-Cypriot ghost town initiative a “provocation”

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian speaks during a press conference with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the French Foreign Ministry in Paris, France, June 25, 2021. Andrew Harnik / Pool via REUTERS PARIS, July 21 (Reuters) – France on Wednesday criticized the decision of the Turkish Cypriot authorities to partially reopen an […]

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Haiti, pressed by foreign powers, announces new government

The risk of allowing decisions to be guided by foreign powers, he said, was an additional unease. Most of the country’s political parties will not accept this decision, Lambert said, and “Haiti will continue in this spiral of instability.” The Core Group was created in 2004 after a coup, as part of the United Nations […]

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Mainly sick children in the Salmonella epidemic in France

Nearly 50 people in France are sick with Salmonella infections after eating a type of dry sausage from Spain. A total of 45 people were affected, including 27 children. All the sick people interviewed so far mentioned having eaten fuet before the onset of symptoms. Monophasic Salmonella typhimurium strains sharing the same genetic characteristics were […]

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Senegal sees dramatic rise in COVID-19 as summer vacation looms

BARGNY, Senegal (AP) – Adama Ndiaye got up before dawn to walk about 40 kilometers, hoping to get a sheep for next week’s celebration of the Muslim feast of sacrifice, Eid al-Adha. As a result of the pandemic, selling ice cream no longer provides the 63-year-old woman with enough money to support her four children […]

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Thousands of people protest vaccination, COVID passes

PARIS (AP) – More than 100,000 people demonstrated across France on Saturday against the government’s latest measures to push people to get vaccinated and to curb the rise in infections with the delta variant of the coronavirus. In Paris, separate far-right and far-left protest marches crossed different parts of the city. Demonstrations also took place […]

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COVID-19: Travelers frustrated by the government’s “chaotic” turnaround on quarantine rules in France | UK News

Holidaymakers and industrial groups denounced the late decision to quarantine the British for 10 days upon their return from France. From Monday, UK residents who have had two COVID jabs will no longer have to isolate themselves after their return to England from Orange List countries such as Spain, Portugal and Greece. France was supposed […]

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More than 20 dead, dozens missing in severe flooding in Europe

BERLIN (AP) – More than 20 people have died and dozens are missing in Germany and neighboring Belgium after heavy flooding that turned streams and streets into raging torrents, sweeping cars away and causing the collapse of buildings. In recent days, storms in parts of western Europe have overflowed rivers and reservoirs, causing flash floods […]