Wednesday, November 25, 2020

“Beyond the Trump-Biden shock, the paradox of the American referendums”

In his column, the economist notes that, depending on the state, voters have made choices in fiscal or social matters that sometimes defy simple...

in the far west of the Amazon, the Brazilian left swept away by Jair Bolsonaro

AVENER PRADO FOR "THE WORLD" Posted today at 09:42 am, updated at 11:21 am ...

Scotland makes periodic protection available free of charge

Nine months after taking a first step in this direction, Scottish MPs voted Tuesday, November 24 in favor of free access to periodical protection...

The international community remains at the bedside of war-torn Afghanistan

In a street in the historic city of Bamiyan (central Afghanistan), after an attack in which 14 people were killed, on November...

Technology

“Election ballot boxes” installed by Republicans are controversial in California

President Donald Trump's Republican Party has engaged in a standoff with California authorities, who have ordered it to withdraw...

the demons of South Africa world champion

Injured in the first round, Chester Williams started his 1995 World Cup quarter-final, including four tries against Western Samoa. Charles Platiau /...

Renewed tensions between China and Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a press conference in Singapore on June 7, 2019. POOL New / REUTERS"Pantin in the pay of...

Kushner defends a peace plan that breaks with "habits"

Jared Kushner, son-in-law of the American president and architect of the American peace plan for the Middle East, defended Thursday, February 6, before the...

Twitter limits message from Donald Trump accusing Democrats of seeking to ‘STEAL the election’

Twitter partially masked, early Wednesday, November 4 (Paris time), a message from donald trump in which he claims to be widely leading the election...

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Leipzig: in difficulty, without shining, Paris wins and remains alive in the Champions League

Welcome to this live stream dedicated to the fourth day of the group stage of the Men's Football Champions League. Here's all you...

With the decriminalization of all drugs in Oregon, “the consensus behind global prohibition is definitely fractured”

Volunteers bring drug decriminalization petitions, Salem, Oregon, June 26, 2020. AP“Substances and dependencies” section. The 2020 US elections will not only go...

Crossroads target of protests against racist violence in Brazil

Confrontations between the police and black demonstrators, in Porto Alegre (Brazil), on November 23, after the death of Joao Alberto Silveira Freitas....

Judge calls for investigation of three Lebanese ministers

The explosion took place in Beirut, Lebanon, on August 4. Hassan Ammar / APThe Lebanese investigation into the deadly explosion of...

“For Xi Jinping, ‘patriotic’ bosses are bosses subject to the Chinese Communist Party”

Chronic. What is a good boss in the eyes of Chinese President Xi Jinping? At the moment when Jack Ma, the founder of...

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Donald Trump orders the end of preferential treatment granted to Hong Kong

U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House July 14 in Whashington. Evan Vucci / APUS...

French football reached agreement to cut wages in April

Passers-by near the Parc des Princes, in March, in Paris. FRANCK FIFE / AFPFrench football leaders are...

Sport, a weapon of massive seduction for Saudi Arabia

"A challenge for those who leave. A dream for those who stay. " Forty-three years later, the motto imagined...

the headlong rush from Israel

Pictures of Benny Gantz (left) and Benyamin Nétanyahou, on election posters, in Ramat Gan (Israel), February 17,...

Syrian Kurds destabilized by US reversals

The procrastination of the United States will affect...

Culture

Saudi Arabia announces ceasefire in Yemen

Houthi rebels near a hospital in Sanaa on April 8. KHALED ABDULLAH / REUTERSDid the masters of Saudi Arabia believe that they...

In Psagot, Israeli settlers await Mike Pompeo’s visit

TANYA HABJOUQA / NOOR FOR THE WORLD Posted today at 11:28 am Reserved for...

Anti-racist revolt in the United States is also an effect of the coronavirus pandemic

Demonstration on the sidelines of a Donald Trump meeting in Tulsa, Oklahoma, June 20. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFPChronic. Two weeks of major...

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Afghan vice-president, anti-Taliban figure, escapes attack

Afghan Vice President Amrullah Saleh on March 9, 2020 at the Presidential Palace in Kabul. Rahmat Gul / APThe attack, Wednesday,...

After the announcement of a moratorium on shale gas, the sincerity of the British government in doubt

This turnaround occurs during the election campaign. Since 2010, the authorities have always...

in Japan, the XV of France does not lack captains

Jefferson Poirot (left) and Guilhem Guiradole September 20, 2019 in Tokyo. Franck Fife / AFPAnd here are purple curtains. Protections deployed to...

an attack attributed to jihadists kills several people near Baghdad

Eleven people, including members of the security forces, were killed late Sunday (November 8) in a jihadist attack on a military position at the...

In China, Emmanuel Macron faces ambiguities of Xi Jinping

The French head of state called on Beijing to open its economy further...

Dominic Thiem wins US Open, his first Grand Slam title

First Grand Slam trophy for Dominic Thiem, Sunday, September 13, in New York. AL BELLO / AFPThe fourth final was a...

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In the United States, the killer of the "Golden State", accused of 13 assassinations and about fifty rapes, pleads guilty

Dressed in an orange prisoner suit, Joseph DeAngelo entered the courtroom, like all participants, with a plexiglass visor. FRED GREAVES / REUTERSJoseph...

Kim Jong-un suddenly gives up promised escalation with South Korea

Undated photo of leader Kim Jong-un passed on May 24 by the North Korean agency KCNA. STR / AFPNorth Korea likes to...

Ask your questions about the crisis between Iran and the United States

The electoral calendar will force Donald to make increasingly virulent threats especially if Iran takes the time to react (which it will not...

Iran freed French researcher Roland Marchal

The head of state announced on Saturday March 21 the release by Iran of the French researcher imprisoned since June 2019 and called for...

Washington plans economic sanctions against Moscow for supporting Nicolas Maduro

The United States is considering adopting economic sanctions against Russia for its growing support for the regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, a senior...

Voters Punish President's Pro-Chinese Opponent In Taiwan

Han Kuo-yu, mayor of Kaohsiung elected in November 2018, speaks to the media June 6, 2020 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. APHis fall was...

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"At Goldman Sachs, the transplant of the start-uper on the tradeur did not really take"

Philippe Escande The famous bank of Wall Street is not what it...

French researcher sued by Huawei France

The headquarters of Huawei France, in Boulogne-Billancourt (Hauts-de-Seine), in 2017. LUDOVIC MARIN / AFPFrench researcher Valérie Niquet was attacked in defamation in...

Swiss prosecutor interviewed on suspicion of collusion

Swiss prosecutor Michael Lauber, in Bern, in September 2019. Denis Balibouse / REUTERSWill Attorney General Michael Lauber be able to continue his...

In Syria, the ambiguous promises of Idlib jihadists

This is one of the unknowns on which the fate of the Idlib enclave depends: the evolution of the Hayat Tahrir Al-Cham (HTC) group,...

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Due to confinement, the French basketball championship is interrupted, but … continues

Guerschon Yabusele and the ASVEL players should continue their championship in November, unlike many French clubs. OLIVIER CHASSIGNOLE / AFPWill play...

the right or the chaos

The world Editorial. By ruling Boris Johnson's decision to suspend the work of Parliament illegal, the United Kingdom Supreme Court...

how Boris Johnson and the Europeans hope to make up for Saturday's setback

At the price of a disconcerting maneuver, the British government intends to propose...

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Argentina calls for three-year moratorium on debt repayment

Argentine Economy Minister Martin Guzman at a press conference in Buenos Aires on March 17. JUAN MABROMATA / AFP"Argentina cannot pay anything,...

doubts about the estimated number of deaths in China

People wearing masks line up at the entrance to a supermarket in Wuhan, China, March 30, 2020. NOEL CELIS / AFPHow many...

Yotam Ottolenghi, ambassador of vegetal and multicultural cuisine

KYLE WEEKS FOR "M THE MAGAZINE OF THE WORLD" Through Posted today...

the perilous late candidacy of Michael Bloomberg

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York, January 2019. Brian Snyder / REUTERSA second billionaire was added on Sunday, November 24,...