Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Coronavirus. EU steps up to reimburse canceled trips

Brussels launched Thursday, July 2, infringement proceedings against ten EU countries, including France, to defend the right of travelers to be reimbursed in the event of cancellation of their trips due to the coronavirus. In addition to France, the European Commission has sent a letter of formal notice to the Czech Republic, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, […]

Coronavirus. EU steps up to reimburse canceled trips

Brussels launched Thursday, July 2, infringement proceedings against ten EU countries, including France, to defend the right of travelers to be reimbursed in the event of cancellation of their trips due to the coronavirus. In addition to France, the European Commission has sent a letter of formal notice to the Czech Republic, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, […]

Tarn-et-Garonne. He robbed the same company 21 times in five years

A 20-year-old young man living in Moissac (Tarn-et-Garonne) was sentenced to six months in prison by the Montauban criminal court after having burgled the same company for the 21st time, reports The Dispatch. On June 11, he broke into the premises of Mourgues fruits, in Moissac, in the middle of the night. Using a wooden […]

Tarn-et-Garonne. He robbed the same company 21 times in five years

A 20-year-old young man living in Moissac (Tarn-et-Garonne) was sentenced to six months in prison by the Montauban criminal court after having burgled the same company for the 21st time, reports The Dispatch. On June 11, he broke into the premises of Mourgues fruits, in Moissac, in the middle of the night. Using a wooden […]

Tarn-et-Garonne. He robbed the same company 21 times in five years

A 20-year-old young man living in Moissac (Tarn-et-Garonne) was sentenced to six months in prison by the Montauban criminal court after having burgled the same company for the 21st time, reports The Dispatch. On June 11, he broke into the premises of Mourgues fruits, in Moissac, in the middle of the night. Using a wooden […]