opening of an investigation for “apologia for terrorism”

The prefecture of Sarthe announced on Wednesday that it had initiated a procedure to close this mosque, which accommodates around 300 faithful, where sermons legitimize according to it “the use of armed jihad”. JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP The prefecture of Sarthe announced, Wednesday, October 13, the upcoming closure of the Allonnes mosque, near Le Mans. … Read more

In Morocco, opening of the appeal trial of journalist Soulaimane Raissouni

Demonstration of support for Moroccan journalist Soulaimane Raissouni, sentenced at first instance to five years in prison for “sexual assault”, on July 10, 2021, in the capital Rabat. FADEL SENNA / AFP The appeal trial of Moroccan journalist Soulaimane Raissouni, sentenced at first instance to five years in prison for “Sexual assault”, opened Wednesday, October … Read more

Space is opening up for people who are rich or famous, like William Shatner : NPR

Space companies like Blue Origin are grabbing headlines with the promise of a new era of space tourism, mostly recently with the plan to send William Shatner to the edge of space. But unless you’re lucky, space is still out of reach for most of the public. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joe … Read more

All eyes on China at the opening of the Biodiversity Conference

A coal-fired power plant near Datong, north China’s Shanxi Province, November 19, 2015. GREG BAKER / AFP The official opening of the 15e World Biodiversity Conference (COP15), Monday October 11 in Kunming, China, appears to be generating less interest than the climate COP26 which will kick off at the end of the month in Glasgow, … Read more

In Paris, grand opening of a philanthropic laboratory

The Philanthro Lab, in the 5th arrondissement of Paris. STEPHANE LAGOUTTE / CHALLENGES-REA A unique place in the world Thursday, September 30, Anne Hidalgo, mayor of Paris, Valérie Pécresse, president of the Ile-de-France regional council, both candidates for the 2022 presidential election, and Gabriel Attal, government spokesperson, have an appointment at the 15, rue de … Read more

Watch a sneak peek of the ‘Star Trek: Prodigy’ opening sequence

The musical opening credit sequence for the latest “Star Trek” animated spin-off show, “Star Trek: Prodigy” has been revealed and it’s gorgeous. Not only that, but we get a much better look at the lovely lines of the latest Trek starship to grace our screens: the USS Protostar. The new show from streaming service Paramount+ … Read more

Opening of the trial for international trafficking in ivory and rhino horns in Rennes

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. A herd of elephants in Kenya, in August 2020. TONY KARUMBA / AFP The trial of an … Read more

The Italian Singers Team is back with a match on the new synthetic pitch of Brendola. Three debuts on the pitch and Federica Carta at the opening

Back on Sunday 5 September 2021 the National Singers who for the occasion will play from 5 pm on the new synthetic pitch in Brendola in the province of Vicenza, challenging the All Star Vicenza Solidarity. The proceeds from the game will go to “City of Hope Foundation” e “Doctors with Africa CUAMM“. To open … Read more

Five Honorees Awarded For Distinguished Achievements During The Opening Ceremonies Of The 36th Space Symposium – SatNews

Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983, announced that five honorees have accepted awards for their distinguished achievements in the global space ecosystem during the opening ceremonies of the 36th Space Symposium. Kaci Heins Accepts the 2020 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award (photo below) Kaci Heins, Space Center University director at Space … Read more