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Agreement on the financing of transport in Ile-de-France

Wednesday  10:00,   09 september 2020

Valérie Pécresse announced an agreement with the government to compensate for a shortfall of more than 2 billion euros due to Covid and containment © NICOLAS MESSYASZ / SIPA Valérie Pécresse, president of the Ile-de-France region, made her... >>>

Villetaneuse: solidarity distribution for Ile-de-France students in need

Wednesday  00:40,   09 september 2020

© LP / Bérénice Koum Villetaneuse, this Tuesday, September 8. Ernesto warmly thanks the NGO volunteers who give him food donations. The long queue to access the food and hygiene parcel distribution center on Tuesday in Villetaneuse is a symbol of... >>>

Cameroon: regional elections announced for December 6, 2020

Tuesday  13:30,   08 september 2020

© AFP A Cameroonian voter slips his ballot into the ballot box, in Yaoundé, February 9, 2020. Regional elections in Cameroon are provided for by the 1996 Constitution, but never happened. They are now announced for December 6, 2020, according to... >>>

survey - German companies are adaptable in times of crisis

Tuesday  13:00,   08 september 2020

© Reuters / HANNIBAL HANSCHKE The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Berlin Berlin (Reuters) - According to a survey, companies in Germany are in the corona crisis demonstrated a high degree of adaptability, with which they could... >>>

More than 8,000 km2 burned in California, a record since 1987

Tuesday  10:20,   08 september 2020

© JOSH EDELSON A firefighter tries to fight forest fires in California on September 7, 2020 Fires have ravaged more than 8,000 km2 in California, or nearly 80 times the area of ​​Paris, forcing many residents to flee these fires of an unprecedented >>>

Mask obligatory in Strasbourg and Lyon: the Council of State partially validates the decrees

Monday  10:25,   07 september 2020

The Council of State ratified Sunday mostly prefectural decrees imposing the wearing of the mask generalized in particular in Strasbourg, Lyon and Villeurbanne. © DENIS CHARLET / AFP The Council of State partially ratified prefectural decrees... >>>

"Ensauvagement": are acts of violence really increasing in France?

Saturday  22:45,   05 september 2020

© Denis Charlet, AFP After a summer marked by several news items, the term "wildness", long limited to the lexicon of the extreme right, is circulating more and more frequently. The figures, however, contradict this idea, points to Europe 1... >>>

Buffett's warning from 20 years ago - more relevant today than ever?

Wednesday  10:21,   02 september 2020

Recently a quote from Warren Buffett, who is now 20 years old, surfaced again and was compared by investors with the current stock market environment. © Provided by Finanz.net DANIEL ROLAND / AFP / Getty Images • Buffett warns investors of the... >>>

Fire in e-cars: Huge amount of soot and meter-high jet flame

Tuesday  21:45,   01 september 2020

How dangerous is an e-car fire? Swiss researchers have made spectacular experiments on this. © Photo: dpa battery modules from electric cars develop large amounts of toxic soot in a fire. What happens if an electric car burns down in an underground >>>

Marco Höger in an interview: “At 30, I'm more of the old iron”

Tuesday  20:40,   01 september 2020

© Herbert Bucco Marco Höger was temporarily on the field as captain in the test of 1. FC Köln against Wolfsburg. Mr. Höger, the preparation is going well for you, so far you have not missed a training session. Marco Höger: Yes, although that's not... >>>

Boulogne-Billancourt: two families relocated after a fire

Tuesday  20:35,   01 september 2020

© LP / Olivier Boitet Illustration. About fifty firefighters responded to the Boulogne apartment fire on Monday afternoon. Two families had to be relocated after the fire, which completely destroyed an apartment and damaged a second, Monday... >>>

Opening of an investigation after a "suspicion of pollution of the Seine" by Lafarge, Hidalgo denounces an "ecological scandal"

Tuesday  20:05,   01 september 2020

© Supplied by La Tribune Illustrative photo. On Twitter, Barbara Pompili, Minister for the Ecological Transition, indicated that inspectors from her ministry were going to go there and that "those responsible will be... >>>

creditors' meeting approves Galeria rescue plan

Tuesday  20:00,   01 september 2020


Consumer prices: weak inflation puts the ECB under pressure

Tuesday  16:05,   01 september 2020

© dpa The ECB is aiming for almost two percent inflation as the ideal value for the economy. Consumer prices fell in August compared to the same period last year. This means that euro inflation is negative for the first time since 2016. The... >>>