Saturday, March 6, 2021

Who is Laura Wasser, Kim Kardashian’s lawyer

Laura Wasser in Los Angeles, April 2018. RICH FURY / GETTY IMAGES FOR GIRLBOSS / AFP Faithful in business ...

Senate adopts Joe Biden’s $ 1.9 trillion plan

After hours of debates, frenzied negotiations and a marathon vote on numerous amendments, the US Senate finally approved, on Saturday March 6, the $...

In Iraq, Pope Francis and Ayatollah Al-Sistani plead for peace and equality for Iraqis of all faiths

Pope Francis in Ur (Iraq), March 6, 2021. AYMAN HENNA / AFP Grand Ayatollah Ali Al-Sistani, spiritual authority of the Shiites...

China dictates new command in Hong Kong: be a patriot

In Hong Kong, March 5. KIN CHEUNG / AP The new principle according to which "Only patriots can rule Hong Kong"...

Technology

The United States offers Mozambique to help it fight jihadism

Identity check by military police in Quelimane, Zambezia province, northern Mozambique, November 19, 2020. AFPThe United States...

Between the ultra-right social networks Gab and Parler, war is declared

Parler had closed in early January, shortly after the Capitol uprising. Christophe Gateau / AP The announcement arrived on the evening...

Daniil Medvedev’s crazy end to the season

Daniil Medvedev, November 21, 2020 TOBY MELVILLE / REUTERSHe's the fit man of the moment. Winner of the Masters 1000 in...

Kim Jong-un's prolonged absence fuels speculation about his health

Wonsan satellite photo provided by Planet Labs and annotated by 38 North. APThe silence surrounding the state of health of North Korean...

in Israeli hospitals, Arabs at the forefront

Medical personnel from the quarantine room at Shaare Zedek Hospital in Jerusalem on March 24. YONATAN SINDEL / FLASH90In Israel, the heroes...

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Lens and Lorient out of the race, Montpellier has difficulty qualifying

Red Star striker Pape Meissa Ba opened the scoring in the 21st minute against Lens, Saturday March 6 at the Stade...

Brazil under threat of variant P.1, a mutant of SARS-CoV-2

A researcher from the virology laboratory of the University of Tropical Medicine is working on the development of a test that...

In Yemen, fighting between rebels and loyalists in Marib kills at least 90

Heavy fighting has left at least 90 dead in the past 24 hours in the strategic oil region of Marib in northern Yemen, which...

New demonstrations in Burma, where the mobilization does not weaken despite the repression

Protesters salute with three fingers in a sign of resistance against the military coup in Burma, Saturday March 6 in Mandalay....

a poorly calibrated economic support plan

Editorial of the "World". Is the best the enemy of the good? The question arises about the plan to support the American economy,...

Music

"Since 1979, the fight against inflation constitutes the dominant ideological framework of monetary policies"

Nicolas Goetzmann Financial Analyst Forty years ago, Fed President Paul Volcker implemented shock...

Donald Trump’s campaign disrupted by positive Covid-19 test

As the presidential election on November 3 approaches, The world keeps the campaign log. A daily update, with...

Washington calls on Guaido to step aside to chase Maduro

Juan Guaido, in Caracas, Venezuela, March 10. Matias Delacroix / APFaced with the failure of their strategy...

Lille takes the lead, PSG now third

Thanks to its success over Bordeaux at home on Sunday, December 13, Lille seized first place in the Ligue...

compensation agreement between the hotel group and the families of the victims

A Las Vegas court confirmed, Wednesday, September 30, an amicable agreement reached between the hotel and casino group MGM...

Culture

Afghanistan on the brink of collapse awaiting donors

After an explosion targeting the vice-president in Kabul on September 9. Rahmat Gul / APShould we financially support Afghanistan while the...

new anti-corruption investigation against a son Bolsonaro

Flavio Bolsonaro is a senator but the facts alleged relate to the period...

In the UK, Extinction Rebellion wins a lawsuit against the London police

Justice said the ban on the protest movement in the British capital, which...

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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...

French rugby marks the end of a Top 14 season without a champion

An “unassigned” will forever be indicated in the list of laureates of the Brennus shield, inaugurated in 1892. PASCAL PAVANI / AFPThis...

Nice gives up first place, Saint-Etienne takes advantage

First goal of the season for Stéphanois Denis Bouanga on this penalty scored against Strasbourg, Saturday, September 12 at the Geoffroy-Guichard stadium...

can Joe Biden turn relief into hope?

Joe Biden, in Wilmington (Delaware), on November the 7th. TASOS KATOPODIS / AFPEditorial of "Le Monde". Good news has been too...

UK government overwhelmed by demand for testing

Outside a Covid-19 testing center in Sutton Coldfield, UK, September 13. JACOB KING / APThe respite was short-lived: since Friday, September...

The images of the assault on the head of IS, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi

video The US government broadcast video footage of the October 26 raid in northeastern...

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President Trump, year III: diplomatic excess and short-termism

Protesters march past the Trump Hotel during a march against the war in Iraq and Iran in Washington on January 4. ALEX...

«In Lebanon, an air of" May 68 "»

The uprising in recent weeks transcends community divisions, and its slogans show that it seems to go well beyond the challenge of political elites,...

Access to the Covid-19 vaccine, a mirror of inequalities in the Middle East

Caregivers prepare Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines at Rafik Hariri University Hospital on February 14 in Beirut. MOHAMED AZAKIR / REUTERS When you're an...

make fear reign in Hong Kong… and beyond

A Hong Kong supporter of the Chinese regime attends a rally to celebrate a national security law for Hong Kong on June...

Franco-Iranian academic Fariba Adelkhah detained in Tehran goes on hunger strike

Researcher Fariba Adelkhah, in 2012. THOMAS ARRIVE / SCIENCES PO / AFPTuesday, December 24, after seven months in Tehran, Franco-Iranian researcher Fariba...

Uber ex-boss Travis Kalanick to step down from board

Former Uber boss and co-founder Travis Kalanick will step down from the company's board of directors on December 31, the car booking platform said...

Music

“Assassinations haunt Lebanese political life”

Political scientist Karim Emile Bitar, in Paris, in 2018. Eric Garault / Pascoandco The elimination in southern Lebanon on February 4 of...

"The United Nations list of companies operating in the occupied Palestinian territories is a step towards peace"

Tribune. The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, released on February 12 a database of companies operating in Israeli settlements in...

Qatar Airways, new PSG partner

Kylian Mbappe and Neymar during the Coup de la Ligue match against Saint-Etienne, on January 8 at the Parc des Princes. Thibault...

almost fifteen years in prison for one of the murderers of journalist Javier Valdez

Mexican journalist Javier Valdez was killed in 2017 when he left his office. JULIO CESAR AGUILAR / AFPOne of the murderers of...

Sport News

Death at 88 of Jean Fournet-Fayard, former president of the French Football Federation

Jean Fournet-Fayard, August 24, 2001 in Monaco during the UEFA Cup draw. JACQUES MUNCH / AFPPresident of the French Football Federation (FFF)...

140,000 dead worldwide, including more than 32,000 in the United States

Press conference by US President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington on April 16. LEAH MILLIS / REUTERSThe Covid-19 pandemic...

publishers and governments join forces to respond to Google

The US Internet group refuses to comply with the EU directive and pay...

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In Tibetan regions, a monastic city targets demolitions

Tibetan rights NGOs estimate the number of evictions of religious between 3,000 and...

In Kabul, the attacked motherhood lived "a pure hell"

The body of an attacker killed in the attack on Doctors Without Borders (MSF) maternity hospital in Kabul on May 12. Rahmat...

many opposition figures arrested under the national security law

Former journalist Gwyneth Ho, an opposition figure in Beijing, here in July 2020, announced on her Facebook account that she had...

In London, Strategic Question Time for a 70-year-old NATO

In London, December 2, before the 70th meeting of the Atlantic Alliance. YVES HERMAN / REUTERSOnly one morning of "meeting" between the...