Chinese tennis champion Peng Shuai accuses ex-top Communist leader of rape

Zhang Gaoli, closing the third session of the 12th National People’s Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 15, 2015. WANG ZHAO / AFP This is a new episode in the very sanitized version of the MeToo movement that China has known since 2018. On Tuesday, November 2, Chinese tennis … Read more

Batman Dark Knight Rises: Guillaume Canet Defends Marion Cotillard And Accuses Christopher Nolan

Christopher Nolan’s Batman Trilogy is widely regarded as THE benchmark for DC’s Dark Knight feature films. A Batman carried by a convincing Christian Bale, although other characters have failed to convince. One scene in particular caused a lot of talk in the cottages, that of the death of the character of Marion Cotillard. A performance … Read more

Estrosi calls on the right to fight Zemmour “with all its might”, Larcher accuses the polemicist of “hysterizing the debate”

Christian Estrosi in Paris, October 6, 2021. THOMAS COEX / AFP Eric “Zemmour is not de Gaulle, it is hardly his erasure” : the mayor ex-Les Républicains (LR) of Nice Christian Estrosi calls the right, in a forum at the Sunday newspaper (JDD) from October 24, to “Fight with all your might” the far-right polemicist. … Read more

The United States accuses 3 Colombians and 2 Venezuelans of being part of the corruption scheme associated with Alex Saab

Drafting BBC News World Three hours Image source, Getty Images Caption, Vielma Mora (first from the left) was governor of the State of Táchira between 2013 and 2017. Three Colombian citizens and two Venezuelans, including a Chavista high command, were accused by a Florida court of executing a corruption scheme that profited from importing food … Read more

Washington accuses Maduro of putting Saab ahead of Venezuela’s interests

Ned Price ruled out any exchange between Saab — a Colombian-Venezuelan businessman seen as Maduro’s “test of iron” and extradited Saturday from Cape Verde to the United States — with leaders of oil company Citgo detained in Venezuela and asked the Caracas regime to release them “immediately and without conditions”. Saab today had the first … Read more

Rio accuses the Government of a “financial orgy” at TAP, Costa responds that “there is no plan B”

In response, the prime minister said that “the worst way to negotiate with someone is to start by admitting the failure of your proposal and that you have plans B, C or D”, saying he hopes that the European Commission can “fully make viable” the current TAP’s restructuring plan until the end of the year. … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg posts response after whistleblower accuses Facebook practices

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on October 17, 2019, at Georgetown University in Washington. ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP The co-founder and boss of the Facebook group Mark Zuckerberg defended his company on Tuesday, October 5, faced with the accusations of a whistleblower, Frances Haugen, who gave, before a committee of the Senate of the United States, … Read more

Taiwan accuses China of upping the pressure with record military aircraft incursions

Undated file photo, released by Taiwan’s Defense Ministry, of a Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) J-16 fighter jet flies to an undisclosed location. AP Taiwan is losing patience with Beijing. After the largest incursion of Chinese military planes into the island’s air defense identification zone, Taiwan accused China on Saturday (October 2) of increasing the … Read more

Mali accuses France of “abandonment in full flight” in the anti-jihadist fight in the Sahel

Malian Prime Minister Choguel Maiga at the United Nations, September 25, 2021, in New York. BETANCUR / AFP Malian Prime Minister Choguel Kokalla Maïga charged France on Saturday, September 25, before the United Nations (UN), after Paris’ decision to withdraw the Barkhane force from the country. “The new situation born at the end of Barkhane, … Read more

The ECHR accuses Russia of the assassination of Alexander Litvinenko in 2006

Alexandre Litvinenko, a former KGB spy, in 2002 in London where he died of poisoning in 2006. ALISTAIR FULLER / AP Fifteen after the events, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) designated, Tuesday, September 21, Russia as ” responsible “ of the murder of Alexander Litvinenko, poisoned in 2006 in the United Kingdom by … Read more