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Britain and France claim they are fair societies: Anti-Muslim and anti-Black racism say otherwise

Press TV 12 Apr 2021
And now, we are learning that France, another country with serious issues of racism, and a shameful colonial history like Britain, which also paints itself as being progressive, has voted to ban the wearing of the hijab, for those under the age of 18 ... Attacks on Muslim women, and Muslims in public spaces are already rampant in France.

Dive-boat fugitives caught on TV

Divernet 12 Apr 2021
Gracey and Jones ran a dive-charter company called Key Largo Scuba Shack in the Florida Keys ... Both had been unconscious ... They fled the island and had last been reported in France in April 2017 ... On America’s Most Wanted, age-progression and appearance simulations were used to suggest how the fugitives might look a decade after their initial escape ... .

Why millennials are drawn to this French technology firm – and flourishing in it

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
I was attracted by its strong worldwide presence, and this gave me the opportunity for an international attachment at the company's headquarters in France in 2016. "I believe that my journey with the company has supported my career progression from an engineer to a technical leader today, and the exposure has also helped me grow on a personal level.

The Offload: Parsons and Wall can lead Ireland to 2022 World Cup win

The Irish Times 12 Apr 2021
Psst, Adidas, we come bearing gifts. Guaranteed earner ... ParsonsWall is our working title for new apparel ... Can Ireland’s version of Shaq and Kobe be enough to find a way around France, never mind Emily Scarratt’s all-conquering English professionals?. Probably not but, in any woman’s language, progress is seven tries and keeping your opponent scoreless.

Abby Dow at the double as England thrash Italy in Women’s Six Nations

The Observer 11 Apr 2021
England are on course for a play-off with France to decide this year’s Six Nations but only after the break did they assert their dominance ... Ireland take on France at Donnybrook on 17 April as they look to progress to a showdown against Pool A winners England in the championship final of a revamped tournament.

Report says EU to vaccinate majority of population by end of June

Beijing News 10 Apr 2021
Bloomberg reported that Germany, France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands will have enough doses to vaccinate more than 55% of their populations by the end of June, according to a memo issued by the European Commission ... expected to progress more slowly.

Positive atmosphere, little progress in Iran nuclear talks

Egypt Independent 10 Apr 2021
Two working groups that have been meeting in Vienna since Tuesday to brainstorm ways to secure the lifting of American sanctions and Iran’s return to compliance with the deal reported their initial progress to a joint commission of diplomats from the world powers that remain in the deal — France, Germany, Britain, China and Russia.

Starmer's Labour is following the French Socialists into oblivion

The Spectator 09 Apr 2021
'The France of tomorrow is above all united by cultural and progressive values ... In France, the only figure on the left who appears to understand that progressive values aren't a vote winner is Jean-Luc Mélenchon of the far-left France Insoumise ... in France last summer.

Sunak urged to back Biden corporate tax plan ‘worth £13.5bn a year’

The Observer 09 Apr 2021
Finance ministers from across Europe – including from Germany, France and the Netherlands – have welcomed the US intervention as a signal that significant global progress can be made on tackling tax avoidance by big companies and digital firms ... EU members vary from as low as 9% in Hungary and 12.5% in Ireland to 32% in France and 31.5% in Portugal.

What Happened to Social Democracy?

Quillette 08 Apr 2021
Racial minorities have become the preferred partners of progressives—in France, the fading Socialist Party seeks to revive itself by courting the votes of poor blacks and Arabs, often while ignoring their own historic base.16 This approach may not be as effective as some suspect ... Prosperity, the Periphery, and the Future of France, trans.

France inoculates 10 million against Covid-19 ahead of schedule, but healthcare situation still alarming

Russia Today 08 Apr 2021
... France inoculated its 10-millionth citizen against the coronavirus ... France’s inoculation program has been heavily criticized, having appeared to have made even slower progress than its continental neighbors when the EU-wide inoculation campaign was launched in late December.

French Open postponed by a week due to Covid-19

TeluguStop 08 Apr 2021
Paris, April 8 ... The FFT said that the decision was made in response to France President Emmanuel Macron's announcement last month that a scheduled to progressively get cultural and sporting events in the country back up and running would be set up from mid-May onwards, subject to the improvement of the health situation.

2021 French Open Postponed by a Week Due to COVID-19

Yahoo Daily News 08 Apr 2021
Read full article ... The FFT said that the decision was made in response to France President Emmanuel Macron's announcement last month that a scheduled to progressively get cultural and sporting events in the country back up and running would be set up from mid-May onwards, subject to the improvement of the health situation ... ... TRENDING. News18 ... Watch.

Biden proposes global reforms to end ‘profit shifting’ to tax havens

The Observer 08 Apr 2021
Frustrated by a lack of progress after years of negotiations, several countries including the UK and France have launched unilateral digital services taxes in response to rising public anger over the taxes paid by multinationals and tech firms – while promising to drop them should a global agreement be reached.

Cannes Lions goes virtual and Unilever kicks off a massive media review: Thursday Wake-Up Call

Advertising Age 08 Apr 2021
Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news ... It’s not a shock, given that France entered yet another coronavirus lockdown last week, and vaccination efforts in Europe are progressing slowly. And while CDC guidelines in the U.S ... Pour out a little for the juries ... U.S ... Reality bites ... Big ideas ... .

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