the musical selection of “World Africa” #145

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical releases from or inspired by the continent. This week, head to South Africa with new albums from singer Bongeziwe Mabandla, pianist Bokani Dyer and producer DJ Black Low. “Ukuthanda Wena”, by Bongeziwe Mabandla On a superposition of synthesizer layers and percussive elements which gradually increase in … Read more

FARC dissidence regroups to prepare for peace

Several thousand peasants and members of the dissident Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) gathered on Saturday April 15 in the south of Colombia, in anticipation of a large unprecedented meeting on Sunday to affirm their “sincere and real commitment” to negotiate peace with the government. “We believe that it is possible to build peace, … Read more

King of Fruits Alphonso available on EMI

Alphonso grown in Deogarh and Ratnagiri of Maharashtra is also known as Hapus mango. Among all the varieties of mango, Alphonso is considered the best. Faced with skyrocketing prices of Alphonso mangoes, known across the world for their distinctive taste, a Pune-based trader has offered customers a unique facility of easy monthly installments to buy … Read more

A new statue discovered on Easter Island

A new moai, these characteristic statues of Easter Island, has been discovered in a dry lagoon of the crater of a volcano in this Chilean territory in the Pacific Ocean, indicated the indigenous community in charge of the administration of the national park. from the island. “This is a truly unique discovery, as it is … Read more

the imaginary at the forefront of ecofeminism

LOUIE MEDIA – ON DEMAND – DOCUMENTARY SERIES “The imagination irrigates feminist and ecological struggles. » This is the theme explored in the fifth and final episode, Climate dreamsfrom the documentary series “One day the Earth opens”, fourth season of the podcast Injustices produced by Louie Media. According to a United Nations study, Gender Adaptation … Read more

A tailor-made rainforest summit for Gabon

Neither the place nor the time? The summit on the protection of tropical forests organized on the 1er and March 2 in Libreville, under the aegis of France and Gabon, opens in an atmosphere weighed down by the political dimension of the event for opponents of Ali Bongo Ondimba’s regime. Six months before the next … Read more

Françoise Fabian, on the side of Proust

By Anne Fulda Posted1 minute ago, Update 1 minute ago “I don’t care about age. I’m not too bad. I continue to work. But what is terrible, when you get older, it’s all your friends that you have lost, ”says Françoise Fabian (here in January 2018). Christophe Roue ENCOUNTER – The actress, passionate about literature, … Read more

budget, security, ticketing… Challenges at all levels

Amélie Oudéa-Castéra, Minister of Sports (here in her office), faces many challenges, including the threat of budget slippages and the gauge of spectators for security reasons François BOUCHON/Le Figaro DECRYPTION – With 500 days to go before the opening ceremony of Paris 2024, the authorities and the organizing committee are doing everything they can to … Read more

India taps Siemens to build e-corridors

New Delhi: India is in talks with Germany’s Siemens AG to develop e-corridors in the country, said two people with knowledge of the matter. E-corridors are dedicated transport corridors for vehicles connected with continuous electricity supply through an overhead line linked with pantographs. Although the talks between the union ministry of road transport and highways, … Read more

six men sentenced to life imprisonment

Following a trial before military justice in Kinshasa, six Congolese were sentenced to life imprisonment on Friday, April 7, for the assassination of the Italian ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Luca Attanasio, in February 2021, during an armed attack on his vehicle. But the trial did not, however, make it possible to … Read more