Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Three people, including a 17-year-old teenager, charged in US for hacking celebrity Twitter accounts

A 17-year-old young man, suspected of being the mastermind of the spectacular hacking of celebrity accounts on Twitter in mid-July, was indicted on Friday,...

Hong Kong postpones legislative elections, dismisses 12 opposition candidates

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong at a press conference in Hong Kong on July 31. Kin Cheung / APBefore Carrie Lam, the...

Parisians and Lyonnais neutralize each other (0-0)

Marco Verratti, July 30, 2020 at the Stade de France. FRANCK FIFE / AFPWelcome to this live stream dedicated to the...

Historic economic slowdown and recession in the United States

Lease to be transferred in Beverly Hills (California), May 8, 2020. MARK RALSTON / AFPBad news continues for the US economy, which...

Technology

In the United States, the Fed does not plan to change its rates in 2020

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell in Washington on December 11th. ERIC BARADAT / AFPThe Fed will remain closed...

Bayer poisoned by a cascade of lawsuits against Monsanto in the United States

"Farmers need (herbicide) Dicamba," said a sign in a Gregory field in southern Arkansas in November 2017. NICHOLAS KAMM / AFPFor Bayer,...

Washington denounces “rigged” Syrian legislative elections

The count in Damascus, Syria, Sunday July 19. OMAR SANADIKI / REUTERSWhile no official results have yet been communicated on the...

Joe Biden relaunches by winning South Carolina

Joe Biden supporters celebrate their candidate's state victory in Columbia on Saturday, February 29. SPENCER PLATT / AFPJoe Biden confirms his position...

"The best solution would be a white season" for Ligue 1 this year

Jean-Michel Aulas, in December 2019. TED S. WARREN / APWhile the paralysis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has spread throughout French and...

Latest News

revenge on the Treaty of Sèvres

Posted today at 2:09 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers Investigation“1920-2020: living memory of the treaties...

In Hong Kong, legislative postponed and the anger of the camp of the pro-democracy camp

Carrie Lam, at a press conference on July 31. Kin Cheung / APCarrie Lam, leader of the Hong Kong executive appointed...

Scandal, surprises and failures: a look back at the great moments in the Coupe de la Ligue final

PSG and Lyon face each other on Friday for the 26th and last final of the competition. Badly loved compared to the Coupe...

Donald Trump, big loser of the “battle” of Portland

MORIAH RATNER FOR "THE WORLD" Posted today at 11:41 am, updated at 11:44 am ...

Donald Trump, the president of disorder

Editorial of the "World". The campaign season is ripe for chin-ups. On the eve of the US mid-term elections in November 2018, Donald...

Music

In Tokyo, the strange lightness in the age of the coronavirus

In Tokyo, March 21. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFPThe Japanese have been urged by authorities not to celebrate...

Scottish Parliament votes free periodic protections

LOIC VENANCE / AFPIt is a provision without equal in the world. The Scottish Autonomous Parliament took...

Rugby World Cup 2019: "Satori", my internal earthquake

Former rugby player Aristide Barraud is introspecting and finally closing the rugby parenthesis, which has shaped...

Oil falls below 60 dollars

The rise in prices following the attack on...

Culture

Rafael Nadal joins Daniil Medvedev in the final

The Spaniard, No. 2 worldwide, will look for a fourth title at Flushing...

protesters attack US embassy in Baghdad after raids

Protesters outside the US Embassy on Tuesday December 31 in Baghdad. WISSM AL-OKILI / REUTERSRenewed violence in Baghdad. Thousands of supporters of...

Narendra Modi extends containment of India until May 3

In Hyderabad during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's April 14 television address. Mahesh Kumar A / APIndia leaves for 20 days of...

Must Read

60 dead and tens of thousands in shelters

On a flooded street in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday January 4, 2020. DITA ALANGKARA / APTens of thousands of Indonesians have still not...

Afghan President orders investigation into vast pedophile network

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in London on June 17, 2019. Matt Dunham / APFaced with the outcry over revelations of large-scale pedophile...

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 still unaware of the date...

to regain control, Donald Trump is outbidding

The US president has this time invited China to investigate the family of...

In Nicaragua, the regime's denial and carelessness in the face of the coronavirus raise fears of a drama

A poster of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and his wife and vice-president Rosario Murillo, in Managua, Nicaragua, March 27. OSWALDO RIVAS /...

in Argentina, blow for a dying economy

Argentine President Alberto Fernandez, in Buenos Aires, March 19, 2020. JUAN MABROMATA / AFPFrom this Friday until March 31, the vast majority...

Video News

Controversy over Ukrainian prime minister's participation in neo-Nazi concert

The controversy that embarrasses Oleksiy Hontcharuk comes as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is...

Hong Kong arrests after lightning protests in shopping malls

Police face protesters in a Hong Kong shopping center on Sunday, December 15. PHILIP FONG / AFPHong Kong police arrested on Sunday...

a hundred Lille supporters arrested in Amsterdam

These fans had made the trip to the Netherlands while Ajax Amsterdam Lille...

"The strike of 1936 haunts the memory of the syndicalists of General Motors"

Philippe Escande Economic Editorialist at the "World" On Monday, October 7,...

the five most coveted Africans in the winter transfer window

While almost all the European football championships are stopped, the year 2020 opens, this Wednesday 1st January, by the winter transfer window. It will...

PSG qualified for the round of 16 after their hard-fought victory over Bruges (1-0)

The only goal of Mauro Icardi allows PSG to sign a fourth success...

Music

France with Germany in group F

What is it about ? From the draw of Euro 2020 football. The French team now knows its...

"All-Star", the sated dream of French basketball player Rudy Gobert

Snubbed last year by NBA coaches, the French pivot of Jazz, Rudy Gobert, is now an All-Star. ERIC CHRISTIAN SMITH / APThis...

In Hong Kong, anger at government is also raging over a virtual world

Screen capture from Nintendo game "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" by activist Joshua Wong in Hong Kong on April 10. JOSHUA WONG /...

in England, the Olympic boxing qualification tournament will finally stop

Even though, in the face of the Covid-19 epidemic which is increasing in Europe, the vast majority of sports have taken a break, a...

Sport News

The necessary self-criticism of the football world

"World" editorial. She ended up folding, quite grudgingly. The Prime Minister, Edouard Philippe, had not left much room for maneuver to the Professional Football...

The delicate turn of the post-revolution Arab States

Eight years after the 2011 protests in several Arab countries, the region is still volatile. Three countries are at war (Syria, Yemen, Libya), two...

"Trumpism is not the new political normality"

Tribune. The refrain seems to impose itself in the French debate: Trump would only be the continuation of Obama in foreign policy, both being...

TV

The Jordan Valley in fear of annexation

TANYA HABJOUQA / NOOR FOR THE WORLD By Clothilde Mraffko Posted today at 3:35 am,...

"After Brexit, can the primacy of English continue even though it is no longer one of the official languages ​​of the Union? "

Tribune. Will the European Union (EU) continue to speak mostly English after the UK has left it? As we know, more than 90% of...

African football awaits help from FIFA

To not miss anything from African news, subscribe to the "World of Africa" ​​newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a...

The campaign brands behind George Floyd

Nike has diverted its historic slogan: "For once, don't do it." Web screenshotIt took a few days. And then it was a...