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Coronavirus in the Val-de-Marne: boxes of masks facing the "total shortage"

Wednesday  01:40,   08 april 2020

© LP / C.L. Créteil, this Tuesday. The county council distributed more than 88,000 masks. "You have the email, do you?" Not Yvonne. Then the liberal nurse waited on the parking lot of the technical services of the Department, in Créteil, to wait on >>>

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson is in a stable state

Wednesday  00:20,   08 april 2020

© - 10 Downing Street / AFP / Archives Image broadcast by 10 Downing Street of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, April 3, 2020 in London The day after his admission to treatment Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, in intensive care at St Thomas... >>>

Miss France 2020: Clémence Botino's reign could be prolonged because of the coronavirus

Wednesday  00:10,   08 april 2020

The whole world is upset because of the coronavirus pandemic. Moreover, if the crisis persists, Clémence Botino elected Miss France 2020 could see her reign extend. No Stop People tells you more! © maxppp Miss France 2020: The reign of Clémence... >>>

Beijing Express 2020: Julie and Denis in China before the coronavirus, how did they experience it?

Wednesday  00:10,   08 april 2020

This Tuesday, April 7, M6 broadcasts the grand finale of "Pekin Express" which this year opposes Pauline and Aurélie to Julie and Denis. After Russia and Inner Mongolia, the finalists had the privilege of discovering China. A filming which took... >>>

How South Korea is holding elections during coronavirus

Wednesday  00:01,   08 april 2020

While other countries have postponed electoral contests, South Korea is pressing ahead with parliamentary elections next week, with a host of safety precautions.On April 15, some 44 million Koreans will vote for members of its National Assembly,... >>>

Ecuador ex-president sentenced to eight years for corruption

Tuesday  23:50,   07 april 2020

Former Ecuador president Rafael Correa was sentenced in absentia to eight years in prison for corruption during his 10-year term in office, the attorney general's office said Tuesday. Amongst the others sentenced on Tuesday was former vice... >>>

Coronavirus: 5.8 million employees on partial unemployment in France, or one in four

Tuesday  23:40,   07 april 2020

"We are the only country to be at this level of partial unemployment", assures the Minister of Labor, Muriel Pénicaud. "About half of the economy is down." © Provided by Franceinfo A new record. The use of partial unemployment during this epidemic... >>>

Coronavirus in France: 5.8 million workers in partial unemployment, or one in four

Tuesday  23:40,   07 april 2020

According to the Minister of Labor, Muriel Pénicaud, 5.8 million employees are in partial unemployment, or one in four in the private sector. © Alain Pitton / NurPhoto / NurPhoto via AFP The use of partial unemployment has been requested for 5.8... >>>

RATP, SNCF: finally masks for all agents?

Tuesday  23:40,   07 april 2020

© AFP / Carlo BRESSAN The Régie offers its agents two daily masks from Wednesday. Will other transportation networks follow? Will the movement initiated by RATP be followed? As we announced in the middle of the day on Tuesday, the Régie has decided >>>

Vodka, saunas and resisting lockdown - the countries taking a different approach to coronavirus

Tuesday  23:16,   07 april 2020

The majority of countries around the world have enforced strict lockdown measures in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus but some have taken different paths in the face of the pandemic. Vodka and saunas The president of Belarus, a landlocked... >>>

Greece: Athens withdraws suspension of asylum law

Tuesday  22:05,   07 april 2020

© dpa The government in Athens had recently refused to process the asylum applications of people in the Greek refugee camps. • Greece has announced that it will reprocess asylum applications from people in the country's refugee camps. • Those who... >>>

France fourth country to pass the 10,000 coronavirus death toll

Tuesday  21:18,   07 april 2020

France has officially registered more than 10,000 deaths from coronavirus infections on Tuesday, becoming the fourth country to go beyond that threshold after Italy, Spain and the United States, while the rate of increase of fatalities is up for the >>>

Italy Reports Fewest New Virus Infections Since March 13

Tuesday  21:16,   07 april 2020

Italy reported its fewest new coronavirus infections since March 13, as the government considers easing some containment measures in the coming weeks. New cases numbered 3,039 over the last 24 hours, compared with 3,599 a day earlier, civil... >>>

Thousands leave virus-hit Wuhan as outbound travel ban lifted

Tuesday  21:00,   07 april 2020

Thousands of Chinese travellers flocked to catch trains leaving coronavirus-ravaged Wuhan early Wednesday as authorities lifted a more than two-month ban on outbound travel from the city where the global pandemic first emerged. Thousands of... >>>

Taliban break off talks with Afghan government on prisoner exchange

Tuesday  20:56,   07 april 2020

The Taliban on Tuesday broke off talks with the Afghan government on a prisoner exchange, a main step in peace talks being brokered by the United States after it agreed on a troop withdrawal pact with the militants. © REUTERS/Ibraheem al Omari... >>>