Sport Sprinter Kranz sets German 60 m record
German-Russian relations flare up over state-run TV channel
Russia has accused Germany of restricting press freedoms after the bank accounts for a state-run broadcaster with an office in Berlin were closed. © Sascha Steinach/imago images RT Germany is hoping to run two four-hour news bulletins per day on German TV A dispute between Berlin and Moscow over the establishment of a Russian state-backed TV channel in Germany heated up on Friday after the Russian Foreign Ministry accused the German government of violating press freedoms.
Sprinter Kevin Kranz has equalized the German record over 60 m at the Indoor Championships in Dortmund. The 22-year-old from Wetzlar ran 6.52 seconds on Saturday and was as fast as Julian Reus in 2016. Reus, who also holds the German record over 100 m, was absent from Dortmund due to a thigh injury.
In a high-class final, in which six of eight starters set personal bests, Kranz prevailed ahead of Julian Wagner (LC Thuringia / 6.59) and took over two weeks before the Indoor European Championships in Torun / Poland also top of the European rankings.
Amelie-Sophie Lederer (Munich) won the women's race in an equally strong 7.12 seconds.
La Ressourcerie: when the world of cinema decides to recycle its sets .
Each year, tons of film sets are thrown away by film crews, often for lack of sufficient space to store them. Decorators have decided to reuse these materials. © Provided by franceinfo A film set can be 15 tons of wood and materials that end up in the trash, as soon as the projectors are turned off. Disgusted by this mess, decorators try to recycle them, a task more difficult than it seems. Trolley in hand, Jean-Roch Bonnin loads a plywood panel two meters high, at the Ressourcerie du cinema.