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[ad_1] There are a lot of events to do this weekend and the weather is forecast. Check out the Wharf Oktoberfest (and a few dachshund races!), The Georgetown French Market, an exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery, the Women’s March and more. Volta Park Autumn Festival Volta Park holds its annual Fall Festival this Sunday …

[ad_1] Of pv magazine International Global nuclear capacity has notably increased by only 400 MW in 2020, according to the latest annual edition of the Global Nuclear Industry Status Report, published by French nuclear consultant Mycle Schneider. Nuclear’s mediocre performance compares with 256 GW of newly deployed renewable energy capacity last year, of which 127 …

[ad_1] PARIS – A Paris court ruled on Wednesday that a conservative French magazine was guilty under French hate speech laws of making racist slurs on a fictional story it published last year describing a lawmaker as an African slave who was auctioned off in the 18th century. Valeurs Actuelles magazine sparked outrage in France …

[ad_1] September 29, 2021 1:30 AM ET | Source: NICOX NICOX Sophia Antipolis Cédex, FRANCE EnglishFrench Press release Nicox NCX 470 Shows Retinal Cell Protection in Non-clinical Model September 29, 2021 – release at 7:30 am CET Sophia Antipolis, France Nicox SA (Euronext Paris: FR0013018124, COX), an international ophthalmology company, today published new data on …

[ad_1] The world is getting smaller and communication between countries and cultures has become more and more crucial. In the Caribbean, English-speaking territories are called upon not to take their English-speaking culture for granted and to take advantage of opportunities to learn other languages, namely French, Spanish and Portuguese, the main languages ​​of the region. …

[ad_1] Adults who are obese but appear healthy (without common metabolic abnormalities such as high blood pressure, abnormal fats in the blood, or diabetes) are not at greater risk for heart attack, stroke, or death. cardiovascular disease than healthy individuals of normal weight, but they are about 33% more likely to develop heart failure and …

[ad_1] BUENOS AIRES – It’s not easy to be a vegetarian in Argentina. Known for its delicious cuts of meat and one of the world leaders in per capita beef consumption, is the meat capital of the world experiencing a beef revolution? The most popular cuts of meat eaten today are those used to make …

[ad_1] PESHTIGO — A few blocks from the Peshtigo River that saved many people from the fires 150 years ago, two authors have offered to sign the books they wrote about the historic fire on Saturday for festival-goers. Charles Mercier, a great-great-grand-nephew of Father Peter Pernin, who in 1874 wrote a memoir published in French …

[ad_1] HWe’ve helped save more Jewish lives than Oskar Schindler, but while the brave deeds of the German industrialist were known around the world thanks to an Oscar-winning film, few know the name of Jan Zwartendijk, a salesman of Dutch radio station which helped thousands of Jews to flee Nazism – Occupied Europe. Today, a …

[ad_1] When you are faced with a situation where you have lost everything, it is very easy to step back and lose hope, but it is more important to continue, explains Tiffany Tavernier, French novelist and screenwriter. “At such a time, love, kindness and compassion give us hope. This is what happened during the pandemic. …

[ad_1] Rosalie Maggio, La Crescenta, Calif., Died on September 18, 2021 after a heroic battle with pancreatic cancer. Arrangements are made with Solace Cremation and Funeral Home, Los Angeles, California. Services will take place at a later date. Born November 8, 1943 in Victoria, Texas, to Irene Cecilia Nash Maggio and Paul Joseph Maggio, DDS, …

[ad_1] Updates from Saadi Yacef Sign up for myFT Daily Digest to be the first to hear about Saadi Yacef news. Saadi Yacef’s life was centered in the maze of narrow streets that form the Kasbah of the Algerian capital. It was here that he led a guerrilla uprising against colonial France, a key episode …

[ad_1] When the leaders of the United States, Britain and Australia announced last week that America would help Australia build eight nuclear-powered submarines, the ripple effects rippled through every capital city. China, which the new alliance is clearly aimed at, has denounced the “cold war mentality” that underlies it. And France, which saw its $ …

[ad_1] Mujtaba Rahman is the head of the Europe practice of the Eurasia Group and the author of POLITICS‘s Beyond the Bubble Column. He tweets to @Mij_Europe. COVID-19 has been good for the EU. Unlike any other region in the world, Europe is now both more cohesive and resilient in the aftermath of the crisis. …

[ad_1] Published on: 09/22/2021 – 13:22 Tokyo (AFP) Haruki Murakami fans can marvel at a vast collection of the Japanese author’s novels, albums and vinyls in a cavernous new library unveiled Wednesday at his former university in Tokyo. Murakami, 72, is one of Japan’s most famous writers, whose intricate tales of the absurdity and loneliness …

[ad_1] Whistling while you work isn’t just a distraction for some people. More than 80 cultures use a whistled form of their native language to communicate over long distances. A multidisciplinary team of scientists believe that some of these whistled languages ​​may serve as a model to elucidate how information can be encoded in dolphin …

[ad_1] Design and architecture specialist Allison Arieff once complained about the design of school buildings in the USA: “The design of schools, especially the design of public schools, is often confused with the design of other institutional structures like prisons, civic centers and hospitals, with a detrimental effect. My high school, for example, had the …

[ad_1] The chain this week announced plans to close 11 of its 26 flagship stores across France by the end of the year amid growing post-Brexit supply chain issues. It comes as France continues to be marred by store closures – a situation that has only been made worse by the Covid pandemic. And claims …

[ad_1] Steve Dunford, Killala and Castlebar, whose deaths took place today. PHOTO: JOHN O’GRADY Posted: Sat, Sep 18, 2021, 6:59 PM Last update: Sat, Sep 18, 2021, 9:46 PM The death of Steve Dunford, Killala, and formerly of Marian Row, Castlebar, has sparked tremendous sense of loss across the county. The deceased was a retired …

[ad_1] ALGIERS – Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who joined his country’s struggle against French colonial rule in the 1950s, became Minister of Foreign Affairs at the age of 26, went into exile for corruption and then returned to help get the country out of the civil war, died, state television reported on Friday. He was 84 years …

[ad_1] By Peter Apps LONDON, September 17 (Reuters) – The Wagner group of private military contractors operates in the shadows, its existence, operations and ownership subject to rumor, misinformation and denial. But he may be on the verge of achieving something militants and rebels alike have been unable to for decades – hasten the end …

[ad_1] MONTREAL – Even before the language debate resumes next week in the National Assembly, Dominique Anglade’s liberals say they fear that the Legault government wants to gag the opposition by forcing the adoption of Bill 96. From the outset, the Liberal opposition therefore intends to ask the government to immediately commit to renouncing its …

[ad_1] Sep 18, 2021 Inseparable. By Simone de Beauvoir. Translated by Sandra Smith. Ecco; 176 pages; $ 26.99. Published in Great Britain under the title “Les Inséparables”. Translated by Lauren Elkin. Period classics; £ 12.99 IN 1958, IN “Memories of a devoted girl”, Simone de Beauvoir remembers having met Elisabeth Lacoin in 1917, when she …

[ad_1] Chancellor Angela Merkel, a popular leader, shakes hands with the crowd alongside former US President Barack Obama during a visit to the United States JIM WATSON | AFP | Getty Images Under the leadership of Chancellor Angela Merkel, Germany’s power and influence in European and world affairs has been unmistakable. Now that she is …

[ad_1] There is little chance of being part of Les Misérables on the island of Guernsey. While the French writer Victor Hugo wrote Les Mis on the Anglo-Norman Island when he lived there between 1855 and 1870, today you are assured of a warm welcome with a touch of Gallic flair. 3 Autumn is the …

[ad_1] Cascading challenges for the Taliban A day after the Taliban appointed an interim cabinet to rule Afghanistan, the dizzying challenges that accompanied the group’s victory were highlighted, including growing dissent, a humanitarian crisis, and foreign policy issues. Although the Taliban’s announcement of the new leadership was aimed at unifying the movement and formalizing the …

[ad_1] In 2018, Deadline reported that Netflix and the author Harlan coben entered into a five-year agreement. Under the deal, 14 of Coben’s books would be made into Netflix original movies or shows. Currently there are 5 series of Coben available on Netflix. Coben is an author who writes detective novels and thrillers with many …

[ad_1] The extreme rainfall that devastated parts of Europe last month has been made more likely and more severe by climate change, according to a new report. The showers, which swept through Germany and Belgium in July, were 3 to 19% more intense and 1.2 to 9 times more likely due to human-caused warming. “It …

[ad_1] SAINT-PABU, France, August 23 (Reuters) – A bunker built by German troops in northern France during WWII has been restored and refitted as an underground guesthouse. The north coast is still dotted with fortifications left by the German army, which built a so-called Atlantic Wall in an attempt to repel Allied forces. In Saint-Pabu, …

[ad_1] After a one-year hiatus, the Chautauqua and Franco-Canadian / Métis Festival returns to Old Crossing and Treaty Park near Huot, Minnesota. The festivities will begin on Friday, August 27 at 6:30 p.m. with a picnic-sharing followed by a bonfire, singing by Don Schmitz and narration. The Chautauqua and Franco-Canadian / Métis Festival will celebrate …

[ad_1] Michelle Gable’s “Bookseller’s Secret” is her new novel about author Nancy Mitford, whom she greatly admires. “I’ve been a longtime Nancy Mitford fan, but I became obsessed with the entire Mitford clan after reading ‘The Sisters: The Saga of the Mitford Family’ by Mary S. Lovell,” the bestselling writer said. based in San Diego. …

[ad_1] The word ‘Creole’ reminds a lot of people in New Orleans. But Creole represents the convergence of many different peoples and cultures; it is a word associated with those born in a former colony, as opposed to those who migrated there as adults. The islands where I grew up – Guadeloupe and Martinique – …

[ad_1] The last report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has delivered a clear message: climate change is hitting the world faster and harder than expected, and we have about a decade to reduce our emissions. carbon in order to avoid the worst. The far-reaching document represents the most recent science on …

[ad_1] Residence Television HBO doubles French television frenzy and buys “Laetitia” mystery miniseries HBO is going French, baby! The cable operator sees the hits “Call My Agent” and “Lupine” on Netflix, not to mention “Emily in Paris”. So it’s time to get into the game. On August 30, they will launch the limited French mystery …

[ad_1] Archaeological wonders, old-fashioned charm, cosmopolitan flair: few cities in the world are as impressive as the magical city of Rome. The capital of Italy, located on the Tiber in the central western part of the country, dates back more than 28 centuries. And it is no wonder that it has been dubbed the “Eternal …

[ad_1] Shizuoka (Japan) (AFP) They reveal their tactics before the race, wear armor to protect themselves from attacks, and offer gifts to opponents they beat. This does not happen in the keirin at the Olympics, inside the brilliant Izu Velodrome, but in the keirin invented by Japan over 70 years ago. It is preserved thanks …

[ad_1] Beach Bistro takes the right track in the event of a pandemic About “A local restaurant at the water’s edge now requires that customers be vaccinated” July 31: Congratulations to Sean Murphy, owner of the Beach Bistro, for caring more about the health and safety of his customers than the profits. By also requiring …

[ad_1] Champagne: it is the drink of choice for many passengers, whether in business class and first class around the world, or even in economical on Air France – and airlines are the world’s largest buyers of this wine, which (unless you are in Russia) can only be called Champagne if it comes from the …

[ad_1] 96 years ago July 18 1925, volume 1 of a book was published which sold less than 9,500 copies in the first year of its publication; volume 2 came out 2 years later, in 1927. The book, written in German, was a philosophical memoir and despite its initial lack of popularity, within 20 years …

[ad_1] Joseph Zalman Margolis, 97, renowned philosopher and author, died Tuesday June 8 of heart failure in his Philadelphia home. At the time of his death, Mr Margolis was writing an article that would have anchored the final project of his life – bringing together the many strands of his 70-year career in a trilogy …

[ad_1] This week is the feast of religious sacrifice in Turkey. As the name suggests, the lambs will be sacrificed and family celebrations will focus on meat. Although the festive dishes consist of meat and offal, there will always be a place for dessert. No party is ever complete without baklava in Turkey. Baklava is …

[ad_1] I cannot claim credit for this column idea, which belongs to another Rob Curran. The Other Rob Curran is a gifted writer, a relentless investigator, and a man of great integrity – and yet somehow the French authorities mistook him for me. In fact, in the vast demi-monde of French bureaucracy, the Other Rob …

[ad_1] July 16, 2021, 11:11 The model and her husband John Legend both paid tribute to their French bulldog, Pippa, who died in Chrissy’s arms. Chrissy Teigen has revealed that her French Bulldog, Pippa, has died in her arms in a touching message. On Thursday (July 15), the TV personality took to Instagram to share …

[ad_1] In the 25 years since his first feature film, “Bottle Rocket” (1996), Wes Anderson’s intricate style has cemented his reputation as an author like no other. Uniquely characterized by an intoxicating emphasis on symmetry, color, and elegance, this style is ubiquitous, even inspiring countless rejections from fans looking to channel its aesthetic. His tenth …

[ad_1] I rarely, if ever, use a sports analogy to get a point across, but when it comes to our wine of the week, the Naidu, 2020 Sonoma Coast Rosé from Pinot Noir ($ 30), I simply can’t. not resist. This wine is an out of the ordinary home run, a delight from the first …

[ad_1] Global plans to ensure that big international companies like Amazon and Google pay their “fair share of taxes” have cleared another hurdle following a meeting in Venice of the world’s top finance ministers. In June, the G7 group of nations endorsed proposals to change international tax rules. This weekend, the finance ministers of the …

[ad_1] The Earl and Countess Almaviva Figaro and Susanna, their servants, about to get married Cherubino, young pageboy, in love with the countess Doctor Bartolo and Marcellina, his housekeeper It’s Figaro and Susanna’s wedding day, but Count Almaviva, bored after a few years of marriage, wants to invoke an old custom – the right of …

[ad_1] When former President Donald Trump recently teased an ad on social media, there was speculation that he could join Gettr, a new friendly network founded by an ally that got off to a rocky start. Instead, it turned out that he was filing class actions against Twitter, Facebook and Google. On the same day, …

[ad_1] Click to enlarge ARIES: March 21 – April 19: The poet Joshua Jennifer Espinoza writes: “I name my body the girl of my dreams / I name my body proximity / I name my body full of hope despite everything”. I like his idea that we can give our bodies funny names, titles and …

[ad_1] Italian writer Carlo Lucarelli, 2006 | Creative Commons LYON, France — As the world begins to wake up and we enter the post-containment period, in France the festival’s first big comeback, just before the Cannes Film Festival reopens, was the Quais du Polar which had just been s ‘finish. It is the world festival …

[ad_1] Since assuming the role of Dior’s first female artistic director, Maria Grazia Chiuri has incorporated a feminist touch into all of her work. In her inaugural collection, models strutted the runway for Spring 2017 in “We Should All Be Feminists” t-shirts, inspired by Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s essay. Chiuri has since collaborated with …

[ad_1] The Vixen, by Francine Prose (Harper). Harvard graduate Simon Putnam, the narrator of this novel, which takes place during McCarthy’s time, finds a position at a prestigious publishing house, where he is soon tasked with revising a salacious pot of mysterious author. The book is full of anti-Communist propaganda, aimed at capitalizing on Rosenberg’s …

[ad_1] Marc Hage, Capital city (A public space, 2020) The pandemic may have closed many storefronts in New York City, but local businesses were closing, and not always being replaced, in neighborhoods across the socio-economic spectrum, long before COVID-19 changed the landscape. urban. Mark Hage’s moody photo documentary book, Capital city (2020), published by A …

[ad_1] Single mothers represent 85% of the 2 million single-parent families in France. Victims of a double glass ceiling, they remained invisible for a long time. Now they are determined to make their voices heard and defend their rights. * * * “We have the impression that you are losing your motivation. These words fell …

[ad_1] Palomar, the main Italian production company which is part of the Mediawan group, has opted for the rights to adapt “Fresh water for flowers”, the best-selling novel by French author Valérie Perrin. Palomar will be directing an international television series based on the book. Founded by Carlo Degli Esposti in the 1980s, Rome-based Palomar …

[ad_1] The novel deals in part with the exploitation of the Rosenbergs, executed in 1953 for espionage, accused of spying for Russia while it was trying to build an atomic bomb. (Prose said she often returns to how “historical tragedy has been turned into kitsch.”) The book itself, however, respects them. “It’s the most difficult …

[ad_1] Tribune press service Amritsar, June 26 The Majha House hosted an event where renowned writers were invited to read excerpts from their memoirs. The event moderated by Preeti Gill, founder of Majha House, invited prominent names like renowned scholar and music exponent Madan Gopal Singh, renowned writer and psychiatrist Anirudh Kala, author Pratyaksha, Madiha …

[ad_1] A lost Rembrandt painting has been found in Italy, in a remarkable find that experts call a major one. The Italian news agency ANSA first reported the news of the discovery. The play, titled The Adoration of the Magi (around 1632-1633), was discovered in 2016 when a Roman family sent the painting for restoration …

[ad_1] LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – Bill Ackman’s online sidekicks aren’t fazed by the lower premium attached to billionaire Pershing Square’s vehicle Tontine Holdings. The self-proclaimed Tontards trade memes on Reddit glorifying the investor they call “daddy,” while a sock puppet offers a jubilant sum-of-parts assessment. Still, PSTH’s actions suggest Ackman’s unconventional special-purpose acquisition company has …

[ad_1] It seems unlikely that a humble farm boy from Berwick, Ill. Would become one of the world’s greatest economists, help the Allies defeat Hitler, and receive the Medal of Freedom, but these are just what a handful of Calvin Bryce Hoover’s accomplishments. Born to a railroad section foreman in 1897, young Bryce (as he …

[ad_1] To “imagine a new art, you have to shatter the old art”, wrote the French writer Marcel Schwob more than 100 years ago. Today that call to action was boldly issued in the form of a Change.org petition demanding that Jeff Bezos buy and eat the Mona Lisa. The petition, which at the time …