Sunday, January 19, 2020

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In Durban, stroll through Little India, where the largest Indian diaspora in the world lives

South Africans, Indian and non-Indian, parade in sari every year for an afternoon on the streets of Durban to celebrate Indian culture, the Durban Sari Stroll. RAJESH JANTILAL / AFPYusuf-Dadoo Avenue, Friday noon. The call to prayer...

former European diplomat suspected of spying for Beijing

Reflection on the facade of the Chinese Embassy in Berlin, January 15, 2020. JOHN MACDOUGALL / AFPBerlin and Brussels are buzzing with rumors, but the facts are starting to break the seal of secrecy. The German federal...

China's pneumonia epidemic may already have infected more than 1,000 people

In Wuhan, central China, where all the Chinese cases of this mysterious virus have been reported since last month. CHRISTMAS CELIS / AFPAccording to Chinese authorities, nearly 45 people have been infected with a mysterious virus belonging...

Climate: Australian warning

Near Bombala, New South Wales, December 31, 2019. ANDREW QUILTY FOR "THE WORLD"Editorial. To live a daily filter mask on the nose, in cities or villages surrounded by flames, in the dread of the respiratory accident and...

South Korea does not like the mustache of the American ambassador

The American Ambassador to South Korea, Harry Harris, on January 16, 2020 in Seoul. SEBASTIEN BERGER / AFPThe American ambassador in Seoul, Harry Harris, may have tried, at a press conference Thursday January 16, to treat the...

to the east, thunderstorms finally put out fires

In Bilpin, near Sydney, in eastern Australia, the thunderstorms extinguished the fires on January 17, 2019. STRINGER / REUTERSHopefully, expected, the heavy rains have finally arrived in certain regions of Australia. Several fires located in the east...

story of a week in the hell of Australian fires

ANDREW QUILTY / SEEN FOR THE WORLD Through Posted today at 5:58 p.m., updated at 8:21 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers ReportageSince September, the...

"The firefighters have sometimes been on fire for three months, it's a huge demand"

Just returned from Canberra, Pierre Schaller, colonel of the fire brigade, member of the mission of five experts delegated by France answered your questions on the situation in Australia...

Suicide rate in Japan at lowest in forty-one years

In four decades of statistics on the subject, the level has never been lower. According to preliminary data released on Friday by the Japanese health ministry, the number of suicides in the Archipelago dropped in 2019. ...

Second patient died of pneumonia of unknown origin in China

Several patients are sellers in a market in Wuhan, China, specializing in the wholesale of seafood and fish. The municipality took several measures, ordering in particular the closure of the market concerned, where disinfection operations and analyzes...

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how the Kurds were abandoned in the face of Turkey

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In Durban, stroll through Little India, where the largest Indian diaspora in the world lives

South Africans, Indian and non-Indian, parade in sari every year for an afternoon on the streets of Durban to celebrate Indian culture,...

French Cup: FC Rouen, club-phoenix

FC Rouen (FCR) eliminated Metz on January 6 in the 32nd finals of the Coupe de France. LOU BENOIST / AFPAgainst Metz,...

President Trump, year III: the home appliance crusader

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