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A Silicon Valley house that’s the antithesis of McMansion

Frances Merrill likes a challenge. So when her clients, a couple with four kids, bought a 1929 Tudor-style three-bedroom home in the Silicon Valley enclave of Woodside, Calif., that was in dire need of an overhaul, she didn’t couldn’t resist. For Merrill, the Los Angeles-based founder of Breathing Design who is known for her predilection for vibrant colors and for ...

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“Paris Police 1900” – Yesterday and Today [TELEVISION REVIEW]

Corruption, murder, right wing fanatics, anarchists, sex, blackmail. As the French would say, “delicious”. 1900, considered the Belle Epoque, all fashion, society, wealth, art and music, was anything but beautiful. Members of High Society were also members of groups promoting ultra-rightist causes, the overthrow of the government, and price-fixing. President Félix Faure has just died, but before he died he ...

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Kylian Mbappe’s Net Worth (2022 Update)

What is Kylian Mbappe’s net worth? Net value : $150 million Age: 23 Born: December 20, 1998 Genre: Man Height: 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) Native country: France Wealth source: professional soccer player Last update: August 2, 2022 Introduction Kylian Mbappe is one of the best football players currently active in the sport, and he has become one of ...

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Revue ‘Discrétion’: A beautiful moving story of an Algerian matriarch

“Discretion” by novelist Faiza Guene is a tale about family ties, social awkwardness, the effects of French colonization and a journey from Paris to Msirda Fouaga, a town and commune in the province of Tlemcen in the northwest of France. ‘Algeria. This is the story of Yamina, who left her home in Algeria for Morocco and later France following an ...

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Russia announces redeployment of forces east after developments claimed by Cue

Find all our live #UKRAINE here 6:09 p.m. : 6 p.m.! Let’s go back to the news of this Saturday. The Ukrainian army’s counter-offensive is bearing fruit, with advances in areas previously occupied by the Russians in the west of the country. Result: the Russian army is redeployed in this area. Recent developments in our life. • Prince Charles was ...

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This Kerala bungalow offers stunning 360 degree views of a lush tea estate

The master bedroom is also open to the elements, the only ornamentation being the striking headboard made of sal wood charred in the Japanese technique of shou sugi ban. But the most stunning thing here is the open plan bathroom with its sleek tub set on a perforated steel panel for drainage and positioned facing the patio doors that overlook ...

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Should all foreigners in France vote in local elections?

A French MP from the ruling Renaissance party (formerly LREM) tabled a bill before parliament was dissolved for the summer calling on all foreigners in France to have the right to vote in municipal elections (municipal elections). Currently, only French people and other European Union citizens living in France have the right to vote in these elections, as well as ...

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“Paul” tears apart the myth of Gauguin

By reading Paul Gauguin’s fictionalized travelogue, noa noa, one would be forgiven for thinking that he fell on the idyll of an artist when he arrived in Tahiti in 1891. “All the joys, animal and human, of a free life, he writes, are mine. Once a successful stockbroker in Paris, Gauguin told the French newspaper The Echo of Paris before ...

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Pogba’s place in the World Cup with France in flux amid scandal and injury

PARIS (AP) — Paul Pogba’s knee injury could save French coach Didier Deschamps from having to make a painful choice. For the midfielder’s fitness could prove to be the determining factor in deciding whether he plays at the World Cup, amid an extortion scandal that threatens to disrupt France’s preparations for the tournament in Qatar. What would otherwise have been ...

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8 of Montreal’s weirdest poutines and where you can try them

Poutine is a staple of Quebec culture and Montreal is full of good, good, regular and king-size versions of the classic plate. But if you want to go beyond the irresistible fare of chain restaurants and explore the depths of poutine creativity, consider this your one-stop-shop for fantastic creations, both savory and sweet. From high-caliber fine dishes to surprising culinary ...

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Khmer civilization author Troeung Ngea dies at 83

Khmer historian Troeung Ngea died on August 28. PROVIDED Khmer-language author Troeung Ngea, who wrote books on the ancient Khmer civilization and a history of the Khmer people, died at the age of 83 at 7 a.m. on August 28, after a long period of sickness. Ngea’s funeral will be held in Veal Vong commune of the capital’s Prampi Makara ...

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Who decides which French streets can only be used by local residents?

Reader question: How do you decide which streets are closed to all but local residents? PE It is quite common in France to see a sign “no entry”, and below, another sign with the words except residents (except for residents of this street). These signs are more controversial than it first appears, as nothing in the Highway Code specifically refers ...

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Arson suspected in Dordogne after four fires broke out in one day

Arson is suspected in the Dordogne after four wildfires were reported to have started at very similar times in a single area yesterday (August 24). The fires in the town of Montpon-Ménestérol destroyed at least 20 hectares of forest before firefighters managed to control the blaze. A total of 110 firefighters and several helicopters and water bombers went to the ...

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Haitians demonstrate for peace and stability

Haitians took to the streets on Monday, urging the government to do more to ensure their safety and social well-being. (Photo: AFP) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) – Prime Minister Dr. Ariel Henry has condemned what he called “heinous crimes” taking place in the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country, while that Haitians took to the streets on Monday, urging the government to ...

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In pictures: Europe’s mighty rivers are drying up due to climate-induced drought

Europe’s major rivers are shrinking under the most severe climatic drought in decades. It’s quite distressing to see powerful rivers like the Loire, the Po and the Rhine reduced to a trickle in places. But the current drought also reveals how dependent we are on them for trade, energy and transport. The evaporation of the Rhine is of particular concern. ...

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Dive into our 10 refreshing places to cool off in France

As today is set to be the hottest of this latest heatwave to hit France, we take a look at some of the country’s most stunning – and refreshing – landmarks. From beaches to waterfalls, caves to wine cellars, there are plenty of sights to visit that don’t necessarily mean sweating through two t-shirts. Check out our map of the ...

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Tips for reducing water consumption in France

July 2022 was the driest on record since 1959, and there have been three heat waves so far this summer, Météo France said. A fourth heat wave is currently underway in France and should last all week. As dry heat adds to an already high drought risk, water restrictions have been introduced across much of the country. Read more: Drought ...

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Evening update: Ottawa to use regulations to ban handgun imports in two weeks

Good evening, let’s start with today’s best stories: Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino says Canada is considering temporarily banning the import of handguns into the country without parliamentary approval, using a regulatory measure that will come into effect in two weeks. . The change will last until a permanent freeze is passed in Parliament and comes into effect. The government ...

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Montreal Electronic Music Festival The role of ÎleSoniq has never been more vital

Breadcrumb Links Music local arts Entertainment Arts The festival has long been an outlet where the cares of everyday life are out of mind and the dance floor is all that matters. The pandemic has led ÎleSoniq co-founder Evelyne Côté to see her festival in a new light. Photo by Dave Sidaway /Montreal Gazette Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission ...

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The 27th Session of the Executive Committee of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) Africa in Nouakchott (Mauritania)

Download logo The 27th Ordinary Session of the Executive Committee of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) (www.UCLGA.org) meets on August 2, 2022 in Nouakchott (Mauritania). The meeting is hosted by the Region of Nouakchott. This 27th session of the Executive Committee is the first of the new management team of UCLG Africa elected during the General ...

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Edinburgh Art Festival 2022 review – sunny blockbuster steals the show | Art

Jhe stories he tells about my oyster are so fascinating – how and where she grew up, what the shape, color and undulating hues of her black-and-white striped shell reveal about her decade of experiences – that they open an ocean story. My choice reveals an interest in art, he deduces, and we both know he could continue to read ...

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What we know so far

A volunteer firefighter from the south of France suspected of having started forest fires which ravaged 1,200 hectares has been taken into custody. The firefighter is suspected of having started several fires in the Hérault which led to a larger fire and massive destruction. If found guilty, the man faces 15 years in prison and a €150,000 fine. What do ...

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What happens if you break French water restriction rules by accident?

France is facing drought problems after a series of heat waves and forest fires this summer led to the introduction of water restrictions in many departments and communes. These restrictions may include measures aimed at larger operations, such as limits on use in factories or farms, or may target individuals with limits on watering gardens or washing cars, for example. ...

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Innergex brings online the first stand-alone 9 MW/9 MWh battery storage project in France

Rendering of EVLO containerized battery units. Image: EVLO. Renewable energy developer Innergex completed a Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) project in France, using a BESS solution designed by a subsidiary of the utility Hydro-Québec. Full commissioning took place of the 9 MW/9 MWh Tonnerre BESS in Joux-la-Ville, a small commune in the north-central French region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Innergex, whose head ...

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Nicola Peltz lounges in a white bikini on her honeymoon: Photo – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image credit: KCS Press / MEGA Nicholas Peltz27, gave her followers a glimpse of her and Brooklyn Beckham‘s honeymoon on July 18. The actress shared an Instagram post featuring footage from the married couple’s summer getaway to Europe. In the first photo, Nicola lay down on a bed while rocking a sexy two-piece white bikini. Nicola placed ...

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WATCH: Davao City Highland Food and Nature Trip

Experience a sea of ​​clouds at New Year’s Peak Mountain Resort and satisfy your cravings for Canadian comfort food at the Pilgrim Cafe and Restaurant. Hernel Tocmo DAVAO CITY — As COVID-19 restrictions have eased, more and more people have started traveling and spending their time outdoors after two years of lockdown. For residents of Luzon, Baguio and Tagaytay City ...

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Europe Daily News, July 14, 2022 | Insights and Events

COMPETITION Mmarketing of perindopril: Advocate General Kokott proposes that the Court rule that all the agreements concluded by the Servier group with generic pharmaceutical companies constituted restrictions of competition by object and to annul the findings of the General Court concerning the agreements between Servier and Krka, on the one hand, and the definition of the relevant market for the ...

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‘Becoming Elizabeth’ Season 1, Episode 5 Recap

Become Elizabeth Necessity compels me to torment you Season 1 Episode 5 Editor’s note 4 stars **** Photo: Nick Briggs/Starz Did you think we were freed from Thomas Seymour by a lucky twist of fate? Good, think again because he is everywhere in this episode. And we’re taking some extra historical liberties this time around, which, *hammer blow*, I’ll allow, ...

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Homecoming: Romanian returns from Italy to taste success with his own artisanal salami business

After cultivating a taste for specialty meats during his years in Italy, Alin Macsim returned to Romania to start his own business. It currently produces and sells artisan salami under the brand name Gustarea Regelui (which would translate to The King’s Snack) in Timisoara and plans to add tastier treats to the offering, all made using traditional techniques. Alin Macsim ...

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Does this major archaeological discovery mean that fairies should be taken seriously?

Archaeologists in Sichuan Province, China announcement this week, they uncovered evidence of ancient efforts to commune with fairies. A cache of bronze, jade and gold artifacts as well as evidence of ancient sacrificial rituals have been unearthed. Some of the artifacts, the scientists say, are one-of-a-kind objects that hint at the “fairy world” of ancient Chinese religion and thought. But ...

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Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham hold honeymoon in Saint-Tropez – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image Credit: EliotPress/MEGA Brooklyn Beckham23 and Nicholas Peltz, 27, traveled to Saint-Tropez in France for their two-month honeymoon after their lavish wedding in Florida. The gorgeous couple were seen holding hands as they strolled through the stunning European commune on the French Riviera on Thursday, June 30. They made a pit stop during their afternoon outing at ...

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Mandatory rules for clearing fire-fighting gardens in France

Residents of areas most vulnerable to wildfires are required to clear certain garden vegetation – a procedure known as clearing – especially as temperatures rise in summer. We take a look at what’s involved, who has to do it, and what happens if you ignore the rules. Read more: Forest fires: French law may require you to cut at-risk vegetation ...

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5 LGBTQ+ Summer Vacation Movies Similar To “Fire Island”

Alright, bear with me on this one. Picnic at the hanging rockThe weirdness of is the least overt on this list, but its fuzzy visual choices and subtle mysteries are perfect for summer. This Australian film directed by Peter Weir will resonate with anyone familiar with the work of Sofia Coppola. Set in 1900, on Valentine’s Day, a group of ...

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Jean-Louis Trintignant: legend of the French new wave turned world star

Jean-Louis Trintignant, who died aged 91, was a star of French new wave cinema and burst onto the international scene in the 1966 film A man and a woman (A man and a woman). He plays a racing driver who finds love again with a widow, played by Anouk Aimée, following the suicide of his wife. Their sensitive performances, alongside ...

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Cate Le Bon is a slippery tourist guide through time and space

Topanga, a canyon community nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains an hour’s drive west of downtown Los Angeles, is a place of contradiction. There is sheer beauty, accessible via 36 miles of hiking trails through protected land. And there is a threat simmering. Wildfires have periodically ravaged the area over the decades, the most recent in 1993 killing 18,000 acres ...

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12 French departments still on the alert orange heat wave and storms

In total, 12 departments in the Center-East of France are still under orange weather vigilance linked to the current heat wave and/or a risk of violent storms today (June 21). 12 points en #vigilanceOrange Stay informed about https://t.co/rJ24zzmmy4 pic.twitter.com/JodruYcXqF — VigiMétéoFrance (@VigiMétéoFrance) June 21, 2022 The national weather forecasting service Météo France indicates that Ain, Allier, Drôme, Isère, Jura, Loire, ...

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A Montreal artist opens a charming Villeray bar — And more Restaurant openings in June

This is a running list of Montreal restaurants and bars that opened in June 2022. Did we miss anything? Send us a tip at [email protected] VILLERAY — It’s coffee and croissants during the day and aperitif in the evening at the brand new neighborhood gathering place in Villeray. Baptized Tobacco, the project comes from a Montreal artist Patrick Bernatchezas well ...

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Feverish reverie, collapsed time marks the silver lining of COVID

I admit I thought it would be sweeter. I’m vaxxed and boosted and eating my veggies (metaphorically and literally) so when the two lines showed up on the COVID test I thought I’d have a few days of snot and cough. It’s good to be humble, I guess. It’s okay to be wrong. It was not very pleasant: waking up ...

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10 must-do things to do in Montreal in 2022

Planning a trip to Montreal? You made the right choice. Although we love Toronto and Vancouver, Montreal has its own character and a much cooler character. If Paris and Brooklyn had a Canadian love child, it would be Montreal. It’s effortlessly hip, a bit exuberant, sophisticated and unapologetically itself. So it goes without saying that there are plenty of exciting ...

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Brad Pitt claims Angelina Jolie ‘sought to hurt him’

He added that Shefler “has gained notoriety through cutthroat business tactics and questionable professional associations” and that the association with him “jeopardizes the reputation of the Pitt brand so carefully built.” “All of this is a direct result of Jolie’s illegal and tortious conduct,” the documents allege. “In violation of the parties’ agreement, Jolie sought to force Pitt to associate ...

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Top 10 historic places to visit in France

The smell and crispness of the old book gives nothing but fulfillment and a sense of appreciation for what the story might bring. France, commonly referred to as the “city of love”, is also known for its well-preserved and maintained historical sites that cover the entire region. Whether it’s ancient monuments, charming cobbled streets or vineyards founded in the 13th ...

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What is the law on burning waste in my French garden?

Question from the reader: I want to get rid of some bags of garden waste but I have read that it is not allowed to burn them. Is it correct? French law prohibits residents from lighting a fire in their garden to dispose of bio-waste such as leaves, plants or grass clippings. This applies to both outdoor bonfires and garden ...

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Can I have my neighbor prune the trees overhanging my garden in France?

Reader Question: My neighbor has a few trees planted quite close to the side of his yard that borders ours and some branches are starting to hang over our yard. Can I reduce them? You cannot cut the branches yourself because they are legally the property of your neighbor (defined in article 673 of the Civil Code). However, you can ...

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Visit Da Lat and get more than you bargained for

Locations – May 27, 2022 | 8:00 PM PT A summer hideout for French colonialists, a cool climate, mysterious landscapes, a crazy house and a hellish market are part of what makes Da Lat a special travel proposition. People on National Road 20 near Da Loc Church in Xuan Tho Township, Da Lat in the early morning. Photo by Nguyen ...

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This brand new property in Pondicherry is an absolute paradise waiting to be discovered!

As our car left the surroundings of Pondicherry that we know and love so much and moved further south, my only worry was, where were we going? So my worried heart jumped for joy when I saw a small sign pointing towards Arikamedu. The same Arikamedu in Kakkayanthope, Aryankuppam commune – who not so recently proved the antiquity of Tamil ...

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Houston’s 11 Top Chefs Showcase the City’s World-Class and Diverse Restaurants

The 11 finalists of the CultureMap Tastemaker Awards Chef of the Year form a distinguished group. The James Beard Foundation has selected five of this year’s nominees as semi-finalists for its Best Chef: Texas award. Two others have a barbecue restaurant selected by Texas monthly as one of the top 50 in the state. Not that they need acclaim beyond ...

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Casablanca Tram Lines Project Updates

Construction of low-voltage systems for Casablanca tram lines set to begin soon in Morocco, this comes after Casa Transport AG awarded a 15 million euro contract to the French Colas railway companyleader in rail infrastructure. The new agreement is said to cover studies and installation of low voltage systems on the tracks, installation of video surveillance and public address systems, ...

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France and Spain suffocate as Cyclone Yakecan wreaks havoc in South America | Extreme weather conditions

Abnormally high temperatures for the season have affected both the Iberian Peninsula and France in recent days. Temperatures were about 10-15°C above average thanks to a very hot and dry airflow from northern Africa. On May 17, temperatures in much of Spain, as well as southern and central France, rose well above 30°C. A maximum temperature of 35.5°C was recorded ...

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New UN human rights chief delighted with assignment

The new national director of the UN human rights body in Cambodia said she was delighted to work in the land of beauty with ancient temples and ancient culture. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said Roueida El Hage has extensive experience in dealing with human rights issues and has held positions all over the world. ...

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Are there rules on the use of barbecues on balconies in France?

Reader Question: I live in a shared apartment building and would like to use a barbecue on my balcony this summer. Is it allowed? If you’re planning on hosting a barbecue with friends on your apartment balcony this summer, there are some considerations you should keep in mind. The installation of a barbecue on a balcony is not prohibited unless ...

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Which French-English translation app do you use?

No matter your level of French, it’s always useful to have a dictionary or translation tool at your disposal to help you with the most difficult words and phrases. Report readers have shared with us the apps and websites they find most useful for translating to or from French. We review those mentioned. DeepL The majority of Report readers who ...

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The 101 French municipalities affected by coastal erosion

126 French municipalities (101 in metropolitan France and 25 overseas) are highly threatened by coastal erosion over the next century, a new list published by government broadcasts. The majority of municipalities are located along the Atlantic coast or on the edge of the English Channel. There are 41 in Brittany, 16 in Normandy and 31 in New Aquitaine. The following ...

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Large biomass power plant on track to come online by July

The rice husk biomass power plant was inaugurated on Dec. 8 in Chbar Ampov district in southeast Phnom Penh and is expected to be completed by July. SAO SOPHEAP VIA FACEBOOK A major rice husk biomass power plant in Chbar Ampov district in southeast Phnom Penh is still on track to be completed and start operations by July, a statement ...

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A Denver Sommelier Shares His Best Rosés and Whites to Sip This Summer

There’s nothing quite like sunbathing by the pool with a refreshing glass of rosé or chilled white wine. As the weather begins to warm and summer approaches, 303 is here to give you all the details on some of the best rosé and white wines to enjoy while you kick back, relax, and soak up the scorching Denver sun. Join ...

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Action movie ‘Roads of Fear’ headlines Cannes for Fizz-e-Motion (EXCLUSIVE)

French action film ‘Roads of Fear’ tops Cannes market list for Vienna-based sales agency Fizz-e-Motion. Emmanuel Saez’s film follows Elon Coretti, the only son of Sauveur Coretti, one of the mafia bosses in the South of France. While the Coretti clan reigns supreme in its territory, small Albanian traffickers are increasingly involved in drug trafficking and other criminal activities in ...

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Jerusalem is back and channels England’s brutal magic again | Charlotte Higgin

Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem is back, 13 years old and, as another theatergoer said on Wednesday, several culture wars since its premiere. Set on the tumultuous St. George’s Day in a Wiltshire village, the day Kennet and Avon council officials chose to evict the defiant ‘Rooster’ Byron from his illegal encampment, the play still vibrates with a punk energy and Puck. ...

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The Philadelphia Show is now at the Art Museum

The narrower location causes logistical complications. There is only one access road to the terrace, so moving trucks have to line up to unload furniture. Nonetheless, many dealers who were forced to go online during the pandemic returned to the Philadelphia show with renewed vigor. The merchants set up for the Philadelphia Show, an annual antiques exhibit that is a ...

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Bioluminescent bacteria will soon light up this French street

For 17 minutes, exhausted vaccination volunteers and those waiting after the shot can sit bathed in soothing music and a fleeting aquamarine glow. The light is emitted by a long cylindrical cartridge embedded in a “tree”; nearly half fall into a deep sleep, French newspaper The Republican Echo reported; most feel recharged, as the bioluminescent bacteria provide a kind of ...

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War memorials and how we remember conflicts

Beyond specific sites, many French monuments relied on commonly understood symbolism that helped viewers quickly connect with them. Memorial designers imagined France herself as a woman, often recalling the Virgin Mary just after she lost her son. It has become the legible sign of a nation mourning the loss of hundreds of thousands of young men and women. This imagery ...

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Macron talks about French rap and ‘Web 3’ to woo the vote of disenchanted young people – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article PARIS – He avoided older and traditional media like Le Monde and Liberation to speak to “Raw,” “gamesvideo.com,” and “big whale,” three websites for hip millennials and PlayStation gamers. And on Friday, French President Emmanuel Macron spoke on public radio about his soft spot for French rapper Orelsan, known for his sharp social ...

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Who are the longest-serving “SNL” cast members?

Saturday Night Live is an establishment. Since its inception in 1975, it has lasted 12 presidents, the rise of the Internet and more than 150 players. It’s hard to think of a show more steeped in popular culture than perhaps Seinfeld? Is it cake? Who knows. Of course, what makes the show great is the cast. A list of the ...

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226,000 people deprived of the presidential vote after electoral list errors

Published on: 04/18/2022 – 15:31 Of the 48.7 million people registered to vote in the first round of the French presidential election, more than one in four people chose to stay away. But 226,000 of those who turned out found they could not exercise their right after being mistakenly struck off the voter rolls. Since the regional elections of 2021, ...

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110 years after the sinking of the Titanic: step by step, how the only transatlantic voyage happened

the tragic sinking of Titanic had a brief period of disaster in the freezing waters of the North Atlantic Ocean, with a step by step of events which accelerated considerably in the home stretch: in just a few hours, 110 years agofound itself at the bottom of the sea, the liner that was born mighty but died out on its ...

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Watch Season 2 – Ramadan Special: Cook with Gulf News Food – Sole Meunière

Welcome to Episode 3 of the “Cook with Gulf News Food” series which invites our readers to watch and learn from our guest chefs and home cooks. Share your experiences on [email protected] Sole Meuniere Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes For 1 to 2 people Ingredients 600g Dover sole A pinch of salt, pepper, Espelette pepper (variety of ...

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Where are the twin towns of Cumbria and what is their history?

Twin towns are cities or towns in different countries that are twinned to foster human contact and cultural ties. Here in Cumbria we have a number of different towns and villages which have formed partnerships with settlements around the world. Twinning became popular in Britain after the Second World War, with the aim that creating links and exchanges between individual ...

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Brooklyn-based Chilean artist Ivan Navarro illuminates history using lights and mirrors

Ivan Navaro builds chairs that aren’t meant to sit on and doors that you can’t get through. Armed with fluorescent and neon lights and mirrors, he hijacks everyday objects or architectural installations like ladders, tables, gates, fences and water towers and imbues them with metaphorical meanings criticizing systems of power, authority and oversight. Made up of multicolored fluorescent tubes, his ...

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Poitiers green city says “no” to the French Ville Fleurie competition

Poitiers has pulled out of the annual Ville Fleurie competition, saying it wants its open spaces to be planted with more sustainable vegetation – not flowers. Ville Fleurie, one of the most popular inter-municipal competitions in France, available since 1959 in different formats, awards stars, or rather flowers, to the most colorful municipalities. Factors such as the involvement of the ...

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3 sensational £27m clubs could feature for next season

Photo by Elif Ozturk Ozgoncu/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images William Saliba is a player that many Arsenal fans have discussed and argued over over the past three years, but the £27million signing in 2019 Saint-Etienne hasn’t even played a minute of football for the Gunners yet. Sent out on three different loan spells and spending time with the U-23s, Saliba’s ...

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As Adishakti turns 40, remembering Veenapani Chawla who saved speech theater and gave the body a full game

Adishakti Theater Arts, an institution of performing arts close Pondicherry, sits on a campus covered in trees, half of which bear neither flower nor fruit. When the group settled here in 1993, the artists financed their theatrical activities by growing and selling green beans, cucumbers, radishes and pumpkins. Three years later, as their art evolved, the performers no longer wanted ...

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From the Archive | It concerns everyone: New Frame

This is a slightly edited excerpt, translated by Patrick Lyons, from “It concerns everyone” by Robert Linhart, the preface by Albano Cordeiro Why immigration in France: criticism of received ideas (Municipal Office of Migrants of Créteil, 1981), 5-14. This article contains racist language used against workers in factories in France. Capitalist organization divides and subdivides industrial labor into stations, ...

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Biden’s plan to ‘tax the rich’ likely won’t stop with billionaires

Announcing its new tax plan to raise an additional $1 trillion, President BidenJoe BidenPelosi: ‘I fear for our democracy’ if Republicans win Jan. 6 panel votes in the House to advance Navarro contempt proceedings, Scavino Biden’s ‘careless remark’ on Putin’s incense GOP MORE repeated his oft-expressed assurance that “i am a capitalist. The concern raised by his new plan, however, ...

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UCI announces Trek UCI Gravel World Series calendar

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind a paywall, we have made information about the International Olympic ...

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Nighttime Spectacular Kicks Off National Tourism Year in Quang Nam | Travel

Tourists like to visit the palm forest of Cam Thanh commune in Hoi An on a coracle. (Photo courtesy of EMIC) Quang Nam (VNS/VNA) – More than 200 dancers and artists staged an artistic performance: “The Legendary Night of My Son Shrine” in Duy Xuyen District, Central Province on March 24, marking an important event of the National Year of ...

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At auction: autographs of Mao, Marx and George Frideric Handel

Mao Zedong’s signature on a menu card, Beijing 1956 (right) Rare and valuable manuscripts will be auctioned in Berlin on April 5, including autographs of Mao Zedong, Karl Marx and George Frideric Handel BERLIN, GERMANY, March 22, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — A signature of “Great Chairman” Mao Zedong on a menu card for a state banquet in Beijing in 1956 is ...

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Midlake: For the Love of Bethel Woods

Midlake – For the Love of Bethel Woods Bella Union – March 18, 2022 Midlake does not appear to be a chance group. Yet there is undoubtedly a sense of serendipity in their re-emergence as a band, also reflected in the image of Dave Chandler, father of Midlake bassist Jesse, who appears on the cover of For the Sake of ...

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Winery cleared of mafia money laundering

New names, more pressure on Russia and the fight against the smell of smoke – it’s been another busy week. © HBO | Tony Soprano toasts the news that an Italian wine company has been cleared of any connection to the Sicilian Mafia. The war in Ukraine continues to rock the wine world, with the EU unveiling a new round ...

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New French law allows speed cameras to be decided at local level

The municipalities will be able to have their own speed cameras if they wish, under a new law passed by parliament. The law was drafted in response to the yellow vests events, but also covers a whole range of other topics. Read more: Who are the yellow vests today? The speed camera measurement was one of the demands of local ...

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LVMH calls on Tony Parker to recruit luxury apprentices – WWD

Retired basketball star Tony Parker was in a gymnasium in the neighboring Paris commune of Clichy-sous-Bois on Wednesday, helping LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton launch a recruitment campaign in France for hundreds of apprenticeships, internships and jobs in a variety of luxury trades. Dubbed “You and me”, the month-long tour continues in Reims, Valence, Orléans and Paris, targeting middle and ...

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48 years of Paris CDG airport: main air hub in France

Tomorrow will mark the 48th anniversary of the opening of Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG). Named after the former French Prime Minister and President, the airport is the busiest not only in Paris, but also in France as a whole. Let’s take a look at its history and where it is today, amidst the current uncertain market situation. How ...

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IVORY COAST: Dassault prepares transformation of the Plateau into a smart city

In order to meet the challenges of space occupation, demographic flows and urban mobility, the municipality of Plateau in Côte d’Ivoire is opting for digital transformation in the years to come. The project led by the local authorities will be implemented with the technical support of the French company specializing in design software and 3D modeling (three dimensions). This approach, ...

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Listen to the song of the lark

It is not the portrait of a bird. It is the portrait of a song presented in immobility, color and silence. By Paul Jones Jules Adolphe Breton Presented for the first time in Paris at the Salon of 1885, the painting was immediately taken over by a New York art dealer who resold it to the Chicagoan Henry Field, from ...

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French artist Franglish shares a nostalgic R&B track dubbed “Wifey”: Watch the video

Photo: instagram French, a phenomenal French rapper and singer of Congolese descent, gave us a nostalgic experience through his single, ‘Wifey’. The magical story portrayed in the short musical drama can easily lasso anyone who is not a French speaker, despite being subject to the language barrier. At the start, we see our protagonist, Franglish, hanging out with his team. ...

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Ringwood strengthens relationship with French twin Pont-Audemer

A NEW committee has been launched to reinvigorate relations between Ringwood and its French sister city after an apparent decline in interest. At a plenary meeting of Ringwood City Council on Wednesday, February 23, the acting president of the twinning association pleaded for improved relations between the town and the French commune of Pont Audemer. Ringwood and Pont Audemer, a ...

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#Live Session Ana Carla Maza, Guillaume de Chassy and Elise Caron

Home » Entertainment » #Live Session Ana Carla Maza, Guillaume de Chassy and Elise Caron February 26, 2022 1guest of the #Session Live, #1 Ana Carla Maza to present the album Bahia (Editor 2022). Bahia is the second studio album by Ana Carla Maza. It opens on Havana, a tribute to the Cuban capital, where she was ...

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Leo DiCaprio bought part of an eco-responsible champagne brand

Leonardo DiCaprio is known for many things, from his excellent acting chops to his dedication to eco-friendly businesses. Example: his decision to buy a “significant” share of Telmont, a 110-year-old ecological French champagne house near Épernay, a town in the north of the European country. Leo, who recently received acclaim for his role in the Netflix movie Don’t Look Up, ...

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France’s most medieval towns are ready to take you back in time

France is a land of many wonders: the exciting seaside adventures of Saint-Tropez and Nice, the twinkling lights of Paris and the beautiful cobblestones of Lyon have long drawn visitors from all over the world – but even its provincial sites hold the most wonders. history-loving adventurers would love to find out. France‘s roots go back to the Franco-Germanic kingdom ...

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A breath of French air for heritage lovers

Let’s be honest, there are many who hate France and the French and others who love everything across the Channel. The real problem started in 1066 when William the Conqueror took control of the country and planted his henchmen to run everything. In Hampshire alone, Hugh de Port, originally from Port-en-Bessin, has got his hands on more than 50 mansions. ...

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Disco Ranch is Nor-Cal’s one stop shop for affordable local wine gems

Wendy Lamer is the most unpretentious wine genius you’ve ever met. Don’t let her flippant nature fool you: she knows all the stories about every wine on her shelves – what soil it grew in, who did it, and what you should be cooking to eat with it. His roadside shop on Route 128 in Boonville, Disco Ranch, it is ...

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What’s New in Subrooms in March

Brighton (15) – 8pm Tue 1st March – £8 Based on the play by Stephen Berkoff Brighton Beach Scumbags. British stalwarts Phil Davis, Lesley Sharp, Marion Bailey and Larry Lamb star as two working-class couples who return to Brighton, where they first met, in the 1960s. Times have changed, but they unfortunately have not changed. A podcast interview with director ...

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Ndombélé, the Lyon midfielder back

Ndombélé produced a perfect performance in midfield as the Gones found their way back to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over Nice, alternating perfectly with Maxence Caqueret and providing the platform for Moussa Dembélé and Karl Toko Ekambi to score the goals. The seven-time French international is on loan for the season with an option to buy, but what ...

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Montigny-le-Bretonneux will organize the 2022 Para-cycling Track World Championships

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic Movement. As the first website not to be placed behind a paywall, we have made information about the International Olympic ...

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World News Roundup: Rains from Cyclone Batsirai bring temporary relief to Malagasy water seller; Biden and Putin to speak as Ukraine warnings mount and more

Here is a summary of current world news. Cyclone Batsirai rains bring temporary relief to Malagasy water vendor Standing by the side of a highway in southern Madagascar, Masy, a 25-year-old water seller, is grateful for the heavy rains that fell last week when Cyclone Batsirai struck. The commune of Sampona, where Masy lives with his five ...

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Watch the captivating short film about JR August Song

February 10, 2022 – The atmospheric short film shows members of a lone women’s commune preparing a baby girl for a coming-of-age ceremony Croatian singer and songwriter JR August has released a video for the song “I’m Afraid the Bird Will Die”, a track from his album Murky Waters (The EP Collection). More specifically, it is a captivating short film, ...

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French presidential candidates turn to working class to vote – EURACTIV.com

Three candidates for the French presidential election carried out a vast seduction operation this weekend aimed at the working class, the most numerous but the least mobilized at the polls. EURACTIV UK reports. On Saturday February 5, the two far-right candidates, Marine Le Pen of the Rassemblement National and Éric Zemmour of the Reconquête, organized rallies in Reims and Lille ...

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The 137 ton ‘Trembling Rock’ in France that almost ANYONE can push up and down

If you want to impress someone with a “tour de force” but you haven’t practiced, go to the commune of Huelgoat in France and ask someone to film you pushing the “Trembling Rock ” of 137 tons. Yes, we said 137 tons. The Trembling Rock is so named because if you push it in the right place, it wobbles back ...

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Defiantly Belleville: a gourmet journey to the multicultural heart of Paris | Parisian holidays

SSeveral years ago, a series of fortuitous events caused me to temporarily swap houses with a stranger. The fortuitous exchange made me discover a district of Paris which I had never heard of and which I then revisited many times. Compact enough to explore on foot yet large enough to regularly reveal new treasures, its unrefined charms, the eclectic array ...

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Vogue France angers some Muslim women with ‘yes to the headscarf’ Instagram post

Written by Jeevan Ravindran, CNN VogueFrance came under fire after posting a message on social media that many users said was offensive to Muslim women in an increasingly public culture Islamophobia in France. Share a Photo on Friday’s Instagram of actress and model Julia Fox wearing a piece of fabric wrapped around her head, the outlet accompanied it with the ...

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‘It’s good to be with friends’, says Polish PM after summit with Le Pen, Orbán and Abascal in Madrid

After attending the latest in a series of summits of right-wing and far-right European leaders, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said they “showed that there is a different future for Europe based on sovereign states, not on a centralized structure”. ”. Among the participants in the two-day meeting in Madrid – which took place under the slogan “Defend Europe” – ...

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Limousines and fine china: the intriguing city of Limoges, France

The city of Limoges is located in the center-west of France and less than three hours by car from Bordeaux. With a population of approximately 133,000, it is a lively medieval city which adjoins the Limousin forest. It was first founded by the Gauls, becoming the capital of the Tribe of Gallic Lemovices and was eventually renamed “Limoges.” In 10 ...

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How Anarchist Architecture Could Help Us Build Back Better After COVID

Architecture and anarchy may not seem like the most obvious couple. But since anarchism appeared as a distinct kind of politics in the second half of the 19th century, it inspired countless alternative communities. Christiania to Copenhagen, Slab City in the California desert, The ZAD in the French countrysideand Grow Heathrow in London all present forms of self-organized construction. On ...

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Heathrow: Pretty French town 2 hours from London with a medieval cathedral to rival Notre-Dame de Paris and marshes like Venice

Easily accessible from London and rich in food and culture, France is the top choice for many Londoners looking for a weekend getaway. And while hotspots like Paris, Nice and Cannes are popular for good reason, there are plenty of lesser-known cities where you can get many of the same benefits. Saint-Omer, a charming traditional market town in north-eastern France, ...

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Artisanal surrealism: on “Magritte: a life” by Alex Danchev

I always try to make the painting itself unnoticed, as inconspicuous as possible. I work a bit like the kind of writer who tries to find the simplest tone, who avoids any stylistic effect, so that the reader can only see in his work the idea he was trying to express. Thus the act of painting is hidden. — Rene ...

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Napoleon’s 325km gravity-defying route – BBC Travel

Bonaparte’s mind-blowing return also raised questions of sovereignty – otherwise known as the authority to govern. Other European leaders were particularly worried when the French people welcomed him home. He had no royal blood or real legitimacy for his origins at a time when monarchs were believed to derive their power from God. “Cartoonists in Britain also love his comeback, ...

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The real story behind “Around the World in 80 Days”

Around the world in 80 days tunes Sundays at 7:00 p.m. on WTTW and is available for streaming. the Masterpiece series Around the world in 80 days may be a work of fiction, but its characters move through a historical world filled with real people, technology, and places. Like its source, Jules Verne’s 1872 novel Around the world in eighty ...

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WATCH: Anne Curtis wears a two-piece swimsuit in snowy Finland

Image: Instagram/@annecurtissmith Anne Curtis didn’t seem to mind the cold weather in Finland as she soaked in a tub while admiring the country’s snowy landscape. Curtis gave fans another glimpse of her trip to Europe by showing a photo of herself wearing just a two-piece swimsuit, according to her Instagram page on Friday, January 14. The actress took a dip ...

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The former director of Air Tahiti behind the new Polynesian start-up

A trademark application filed by national Tahitian start-up Air Moana reportedly shows that the airline’s founder is Christian Vernaudon, a French Polynesian politician who is the former chairman and CEO of Polynesian national airline Air Tahiti. French news site Overseas 360 indicates that the trademark application filed by Ntireva with the French Industrial Property Office shows that the company’s founder ...

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Christopher Cape: The French Connection

It was the fall of 1962. We had visited the British Isles and lived in London since September 20. We had travelled, seen and noted a myriad of sights on and off the beaten path. My father had, for the past five weeks, been attached to the BBC to follow aspects of outside broadcasting and religious programming. With around three ...

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Education Abroad offers 6 new global seminars in summer 2022 | CU Boulder today

Information sessions Finance Seminar & Internship in London (INBU 4910 & FNCE 4060)Study international finance in London this summer! This program includes a part-time internship and a course in international financial markets. There are lectures from prominent financial professionals and several site visits. Join Zoom information session at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 18. Norway: Information session on Identity, Arts ...

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Man shows up at French police station with human head and penis in bag

image: freepix A man went to a French police station in Fréjus with a bag containing the head and penis of a man he claimed to have killed. A man who claimed to have killed another came to a police station in the town of Fréjus, in the south-east of France, Friday, January 7, with a head and a penis ...

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Preview: Lens vs Rennes – prediction, team news, roster –

Sports Mole provides an overview of Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash between Lens and Rennes, including predictions, team news and possible lineups. After a thrilling victory in the Coupe de France this Tuesday, Lens play their first Ligue 1 match of 2022 this Saturday, at home for Reindeer from the Bollaert-Delelis stadium. The Sang et Or have failed to win their ...

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France’s first sound radar installed to catch noisy bikers

The world’s first sound-level fixed radar camera was put into service on the roads of a rural town in Yvelines (Ile de France) in order to encourage drivers to reduce the noise of their vehicle to avoid a fine. The radar was inaugurated yesterday (January 4) on the departmental road (RD) 46 in Saint-Lambert-des-Bois by the Minister of Ecological Transition ...

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French colonial houses will be demolished this week

Thirteen dilapidated 90-year-old apartments located in Phsar Chhnang Village, Phsar Chhnang Township, Kampong Chhnang Town, will be demolished this week after all the owners have decided to move at the request of the provincial authorities. Kampong Chhnang City Governor Hing Phorb Minea said on Wednesday that fences had been built around the buildings to avoid the risk of collapse that ...

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Year in review 2021: new restaurant openings

The year 2021 has been full of twists and turns, making us all the more ready to say goodbye to him. But Beijing wasn’t too bad a place to spend the year, so in 2021 Year in Review we take a look back at the best and worst times in the capital from that year. After 2020 resulted in forced ...

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Around the world in 80 days is not quite taking off

There’s that inevitable moment during a bumpy, if at times entertaining, first episode of the BBC’s lavish new adaptation of Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne (BBC One, 5:50 p.m.) when Phileas Fogg (David Tennant, more mustache) hovers above the clouds in a balloon. It’s less a dramatic flourish than the fulfillment of an unspoken contract between ...

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Inside Atlanta’s new all-day restaurant, Le Bon Nosh – Robb Report

It’s easy to forget you’re in Atlanta when you dine at Bon Nosh. The all-day cafe recently opened in the Buckhead neighborhood, an area known for its corporate aesthetic. Chef Forough Vakili’s stylish restaurant and market, on the other hand, is very personal to him, infused with global elements he lacked in Atlanta. “I wanted you to come in here ...

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9 new design collaborations we love right now, from Kelly Wearstler to Heather Taylor Home

Michael Anastassiades x Herman Miller Inspired by Scandinavian and Japanese minimalism, the sculptural Comma chair by Michael Anastassiades for Herman Miller is intended for dining rooms of all kinds. Quiet and available as bar or counter stools, the design is crafted in solid walnut, oak or painted beech. The barely there wooden carpentry combines the curved backrest and seat. hermanmiller.com ...

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Inside Melbourne commune where members must disagree with each other

“We argue… most of the time we agree and disagree,” says Sandy Kouroupidis, a multi-faith resident of the Faith Communities Council of Victoria. “It gets vocal… but in the end we laugh… and Father John, you like fighting.” Father John, who is retired but still says mass in various parishes around Melbourne, pauses before conceding that his comrade might be ...

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Missionaries kidnapped in Haiti: what happened and when were they released?

The Haitian national police have confirmed that all 17 members of a North American Christian missionary group kidnapped two months ago have now been released. Five had previously been released, but the remaining 12 were found on the outskirts of Port au Prince, the capital of Haiti. Officials have yet to say whether a ransom was paid to secure their ...

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How the everyday Brits forced their government to flee

By Tom Zoellner | December 16, 2021 The legislature had dwelled on countless questions of national importance. Black special interest money flowed freely into the legislative process, and the public could never be sure what interests were being served. Over the course of a generation, as the often corrupt representatives of rural areas with declining populations saw their power increase ...

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