Sail. The Nantaise Lomane Valade, a gifted Optimist. Sport

At 14, the SNO Nantes licensee has just been titled, two weeks apart, world and French champion. An unprecedented performance. With the arrival of Lomane Valade, in October 2020, the oldest sailing club in Nantes, the Sport Nautique de l’Ouest, whose creation dates back to 1882, has enriched its gallery of champions. The young teenager, […]

IN IMAGES, IN PICTURES. Old Plows: what to remember from this Sunday, July 11, 2021

This year, the Old plows take place over ten days in Carhaix (Finistère). Every evening, three artists or groups perform on stage. On the program for this Sunday, July 11, 2021, The Last Train, L’Impératrice and Philippe Katerine. Are you attending the Vieilles Charrues festival? Share your photos and videos! I send my photo or […]

United States. A bar allows payments in Monopoly tickets for an evening

It is a communication operation to say the least unusual: a pub located in the United States offered its customers to pay for their purchases in Monopoly tickets. In Worcester, Massachusetts, the manager of Ralph’s Tavern accepted this payment method on June 23 between 4 and 6 p.m., reports the site. Boston.com relayed by Capital. […]

China sends three astronauts to orbit, another step in its race for the stars

They left. The three Chinese astronauts took off Thursday, June 17 for the first manned flight to the “Heavenly Palace” what Beijing assemble in front of the International space station. At the scheduled time, the Longue-Marche 2F rocket left its launch pad at the Jiuquan Space Launch Center at 09:22 a.m. (03:22 a.m. in Paris) […]

What to remember from demonstrations of support for Palestine

The manifestations support for Palestinian people took place throughout France this Saturday, May 15, despite bans imposed by certain prefectures to prevent the risk of unrest. If clashes occurred in the capital, the gatherings were held generally calm in the rest of the country. These protests come after one of the largest escalations of violence […]

United States. Majority of ransom paid to hackers by Colonial Pipeline recovered

US authorities announced on Monday that they had recovered most of the ransom paid to hackers through Colonial Pipeline to restart its pipeline network. The boss of the group, Joseph Blount, had admitted to having authorized the payment of a ransom of 4.4 million dollars to the hackers after the attack in May. “The Ministry […]

United States. Workplace accidents at Amazon in question as its promotions approach

Amazon is again accused by American unions of not sufficiently protecting its employees from work-related accidents in its warehouses in the run-up to its gigantic annual sales operation. “Workers at Amazon sites are injured more often and more seriously than in warehouses of other companies”, affirms a coalition of unions, the Strategic organizing center, in […]

Ligue 1. In pain, FC Nantes remains in the elite. Sport

What a relief ! After incredible tension, FC Nantes is guaranteed to play in Ligue 1 next season despite its 1-0 defeat at La Beaujoire this Sunday. A result nonetheless sufficient given their 2-1 success away Wednesday at the jump-off go. In a rather balanced first period, the Nantes people got themselves into situations in […]