government in a stalemate despite discussions with the social partners

France/Réforme des retraites: le gouvernement dans l’impasse malgré les discussions avec les partenaires sociaux

AA/Nice/Feïza Ben Mohamed After two days of discussions with the social partners in Matignon, the French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne failed to convince the unions about the pension reform. Meetings were held on Tuesday and Wednesday, but union representatives were unanimous in their rejection of the longer retirement age. In a statement to the press … Read more

In Canada, interrupted return for trucker protests

In Canada, interrupted return for trucker protests

A Canadian truck driver, a figure in the protest movement that rocked the country in February, announced on Monday (January 2) that he would give up organizing another demonstration to mark the one-year anniversary of the blockades. James Bauder, founder of Canada Unity, one of the groups behind the weeks-long occupation of central Ottawa last … Read more

Emmanuel Macron calls for “unity” and confirms pension reform in 2023

Emmanuel Macron calls for "unity" and confirms pension reform in 2023

Published on: 01/01/2023 – 00:04Changed: 01/01/2023 – 01:16 Emmanuel Macron presented his wishes to the French for the year 2023. The first of his new mandate, the sixth since his first election. In his speech, the president confirmed that 2023 would be the year of pension reform It was in his office in the Elysée, … Read more

when the militants in La France insoumis and the Nupes revolt

when the militants in La France insoumis and the Nupes revolt

Published on: 26/12/2022 – 22:05 A group of activists from La France insoumise and Nupes are calling for the resignation of deputy Adrien Quatennens in a column published Monday in Le Monde. The case marks a break between the leadership of La France insoumise and its militant base, determined to be unmanageable on sexist and … Read more

associations want the environment to be better covered in the media

associations want the environment to be better covered in the media

Published on: 26/12/2022 – 09:43 As climate change hits harder and we witness the mass extinction of plant and animal species, activists criticize the French media and want these topics to be covered more and better. The association QuotaClimat has just compared the treatment in the country of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar and … Read more

new violence in Paris at the heart of a parade of small groups close to the PKK

France: nouvelles violences à Paris au cœur d’un défilé de groupuscules proches du PKK

AA/Paris/Feïza Ben Mohamed Thousands of protesters close to the PKK are again involved in violent violence in Paris at the heart of a demonstration that started from the Place de la République at noon on Saturday. Faced with the threat, the police on the spot were forced to use tear gas to contain and avert … Read more

The risk of power outages reduced to “medium” in January

France : Le risque de coupures d'électricité réduit à « moyen » en janvier

AA / Paris / Ümit Dönmez France’s head of high-voltage lines, RTE, on Tuesday lowered the risk of voltage to the electricity grid in January from “high” to “medium”. In its latest update of its outlook for the electricity system for the next four weeks, the French grid operator stated that “subject to the maintenance … Read more

France – England | Mbappé, Griezmann, Lloris, Giroud, Varane: Five superheroes and an aura that protects them from everything

France - England |  Mbappé, Griezmann, Lloris, Giroud, Varane: Five superheroes and an aura that protects them from everything

Honestly, we didn’t really know what they had in mind. This French team had overcome obstacles with some panache, but the course was not insurmountable for the reigning world champions, even diminished by an avalanche of packs. The match against the English, and more than that, Saturday’s scenario shed new light on this group, its … Read more

WC 2022 | France – England | The notes: Griezmann – Lloris, these bosses are gigantic

WC 2022 |  France - England |  The notes: Griezmann – Lloris, these bosses are gigantic

Hugo Lloris: 8 The English press had made it the Blues’ weak point. He was one of the best Frenchmen this Saturday. Luckily he was there. An incredible exit in front of Kane (22nd) and a fantastic flight over a Bellingham mine (47th). On guard against Saka (55th) and Kane (29th, 61st), the captain held … Read more