POINT OF VIEW. “Education will save our battered world”

“This morning, I told my ten-year-old daughter how lucky she was to go back to school in France: no moaning and go ahead, satchel on the back! For Supyiwin who sings. Supyiwin is Burmese, she is nine years old and comes from Mandalay, the country’s second city; she lives on the outskirts along a main […]

Covid-19. It is too early to fear the C.1.2 variant

The spread of viruses and information on social networks are often rightly compared. New example with the media outbreak around the C1.1.2 variant of Sars-CoV-2. It was particularly fueled by tweets from the American epidemiologist Eric Feigl-Ding, a public health specialist and compulsive twitter, but not a specialist in infectious diseases. ??NEW VARIANT—a new #SARSCoV2 […]

MAP. Covid-19: the increase continues in the hospital, the point by department

This Monday, August 2, Public Health France reported 5,184 new coronavirus contaminations recorded during the last 24 hours, a very slight drop compared to last week (5,307 cases on July 26). Monday’s numbers are still relatively low due to the labs being closed on Sunday. The seven-day rolling average of cases drops to 21,794 cases […]

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

This year, the Vieilles Charrues 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 […]

Regional. A father facing his daughter, a Chirac in Corrèze… The crisp details of the

A disgruntled RN candidate calls for a LR vote. A girl challenges her father in the Tarn. Some personalities here and there. Departmental councilors practically already elected … Against his team Mayor of Chaume-et-Courchamp (150 souls, Côte-d’Or), Franck Gaillard is also elected regional RN. He is a candidate for his succession on June 20 and […]

Concarneau. Piriou will build a suction dredger for the Mediterranean

The Piriou group, based in Concarneau (Finistère), was chosen by the Occitanie region to build a 70 m long and 13.60 m wide running suction dredge, intended for the maintenance of the ports of the Gulf of Lion . Designed in collaboration with the Toulouse naval architecture firm LMG Marin, this boat will have a […]

Landévant. A blood drive to increase blood reserves

A blood drive will take place on Saturday morning at the multipurpose hall. The French Blood Establishment (EFS) warns of the drop in attendance at Donation Centers and mobile blood drives. It is explained by the stopping of collections in companies and universities linked to the generalization of teleworking and by the occupation of certain […]