News : World

Trump ally Grenell steps down as Germany envoy

Wednesday  00:01,   03 june 2020

Richard Grenell, an outspoken Donald Trump loyalist, has officially stepped down as US ambassador to Germany, ending a controversial two-year stint in Berlin that fanned transatlantic tensions. During his brief period in charge of the US spy... >>>

Protests over Floyd's death expose raw race relations worldwide

Tuesday  23:15,   02 june 2020

Protests over Floyd's death expose raw race relations worldwideWith violent clashes between protesters and authorities raging in the United States, anti-police-brutality activists gathered by the thousands in support of the "Black Lives Matter"... >>>

Her son Joachim in turmoil, Princess Astrid did not want to comment

Tuesday  23:10,   02 june 2020

Princess Astrid of Belgium attended this Monday, with her husband, the reopening of the Atomium in Brussels, while their youngest son, the Prince Joachim, is at the heart of a controversy in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. © Isopix / ABACA -... >>>

Coronavirus: in Russia, 65 billion euros to revive the economy

Tuesday  23:00,   02 june 2020

© Sputnik / Alexander Astafyev / Pool via REUTERS Russian Prime Minister Mikhaïl Michoustine announces an unprecedented recovery plan of 65 billion euros during 'A videoconference meeting with President Vladimir Putin broadcast on television on... >>>

Coronavirus: Africa facing the pandemic on Tuesday, June 2

Tuesday  23:00,   02 june 2020

© MICHELE CATTANI / AFP Malian students in examination classes resumed classes on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Africa counted on Tuesday, June 2, 153,325 confirmed cases of coronavirus. The Covid-19 has already claimed the lives of 4,356 people on the... >>>

Brussels and London compete on financial services

Tuesday  22:55,   02 june 2020

GB-BREXIT-UNION-FINANCES: Brussels and London compete on financial services © Reuters / Dado Ruvic BRUSSELS AND LONDON COMPETE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES BRUSSELS / LONDON (Reuters) - Britain and the European Union, which are negotiating their future... >>>

Philippines Backs Off Threat to Terminate Military Pact With U.S.

Tuesday  21:51,   02 june 2020

MANILA — In a strategic setback for China, the Philippine government on Tuesday said it was suspending termination of a longstanding military pact with the United States that President Rodrigo Duterte has criticized as unfair. The Philippine foreign >>>

Podium on TFX: have you seen the fight between Cloclo's lookalikes and those of Michel Sardou?

Tuesday  21:05,   02 june 2020

Do you think you've seen everything from Podium? On the occasion of the film's broadcast on TFX, discover new hilarious images of the comedy carried by Benoît Poelvoorde. In particular, a fight scene between Cloclo and Michel Sardou lookalikes... >>>

UGC George V closes its doors definitively on the Champs-Elysées

Tuesday  21:05,   02 june 2020

While cinemas will be able to welcome spectators again from June 22, UGC George V will remain closed. © AlloCiné UGC George V permanently closes its doors on the Champs-Elysées UGC George V, closed since March 17 following confinement, will not... >>>

Saudi Arabia and the UN hope to raise 2 billion euros for Yemen

Tuesday  20:50,   02 june 2020

© Provided by Le Point The Saudi Arabia launched on Tuesday a virtual conference of donors with the hope of raising more than two billion euros for the Yemen at war, the head of the UN referring to a "race against time" in the face of the... >>>

Russia invites U.S. defense minister to Red Square military parade: RIA

Tuesday  20:49,   02 june 2020

Russia invites U.S. defense minister to Red Square military parade: RIAShoigu proposed cooperating to fight the coronavirus and invited Esper to a grand military parade in Moscow's Red Square, due to be held on June 24, RIA added. The parade,... >>>

The Paris police headquarters prohibits a rally in favor of Adama Traore

Tuesday  20:10,   02 june 2020

© Copyright 2020, L'Obs The demonstration was scheduled for Tuesday at 7 p.m. in front of the Paris court. The prefect invokes a state of health emergency to justify his decision. This is a ban that is likely to make a big splash in the current... >>>

Indian metropolis of Mumbai braces for rare cyclone

Tuesday  19:33,   02 june 2020

A cyclone in the Arabian Sea was barreling toward India's business capital Mumbai on Tuesday, threatening to deliver high winds and flooding to an area already struggling with the nation's highest number of coronavirus infections and deaths. >>>

Grand Bazaar in Istanbul ends Corona break

Tuesday  19:05,   02 june 2020

The famous Grand Bazaar in Istanbul is open to visitors again after a break of more than two months due to the Corona pandemic. Initially, only 11 of the 22 bazaar gates opened, said Governor Ali Yerlikaya. In addition, a mask requirement applies.... >>>

In Algeria, two main figures of Hirak will be released

Tuesday  18:56,   02 june 2020

© Ryad Kramdi, AFP An Algerian demonstrator holding up a sign calling for the release of Karim Tabbou, in Algiers, on September 27, 2019. Two leaders of Hirak in Algeria, Karim Tabbou and Samir Benlarbi, will be pardoned by President Abdelmadjid... >>>