French people

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 […]

France state

France will not mix national and European agendas, says Beaune – POLITICO

The French government will separate domestic politics from its work as a broker in negotiations at EU level when it takes the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU from January 1, the Secretary of State for Affairs said on Monday. European Clément Beaune during a POLITICO event. “There is always a political context […]

France economy

Spain targets European retirees | Economy and business

In the Spanish municipality of L’Alfàs del Pi, where almost half of the 20,500 inhabitants come from overseas, there is not a single person who has not heard of the Forum Mare Nostrum. It is a residence for the elderly that has been operating in the province of Alicante, in the region of Valencia, for […]

French people

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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Hunter shoots bear fatally in southwest France after biting it

A hunter shot dead a bear in southwestern France after he bit it during a wild boar hunt. The hunter is now in critical condition at Toulouse hospital. The 70-year-old man participated yesterday (Saturday, November 20) in a bear hunt in the town of Seix in Ariège, in Occitanie. He reported that he was attacked […]

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The Observer’s take on the power of the far right beyond the French presidential elections | Editorial observer

Eric Zemmour is unlikely to be France’s next president. First of all, he is not yet officially a candidate. Second, his loathsome brand of far-right racist cod already has a well-established spokesperson: Marine Le Pen, leader of the National Rally (formerly Front National). That said, Zemmour is doing well in opinion polls and significantly influencing […]

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Cafes scramble for staff, while other economic disruptions are hidden | Australia News

When Sandy Green, the owner of Green Refectory, a popular cafe in inner north Melbourne, announced a job before the Covid pandemic, she could expect a flood of applicants. Nowadays, as economies emerge from foreclosure, the roles seem to have turned. “We’ll put an ad on our website or in our window, and where we […]

French people

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 […]

France economy

Unemployment in France slightly higher in the third quarter

Job seekers wait to speak to staff at an office of the National Employment Agency (Pôle emploi) in Aubervilliers, near Paris, France, on December 20, 2017. REUTERS / Benoit Tessier / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now PARIS, November 19 (Reuters) – The unemployment rate in France rose […]

France commune

Mayor’s plea on the lack of rural general practitioners

A mayor in a rural region of France calls on the government to do more to repair “medical deserts” – areas where there is a significant shortage of regular general practitioners, in a problem that is estimated to affect between 6 and 8 million people. For example, in Manche (Normandy), nearly 45,000 patients do not […]