Tunisian Saied tells French Macron that a national dialogue will take place soon

Tunisian President Kais Saied is sworn in in Tunis, Tunisia, October 23, 2019. REUTERS / Zoubeir Souissi PARIS, October 2 (Reuters) – Tunisian President Kais Saied told French President Emmanuel Macron that a national dialogue would take place soon, Macron’s office said on Saturday after speaking by phone. Saied’s mention …

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Ready to get on the defensive, Ntilikina could join the Mavericks at the right time

When he was a potential target in the 2017 Mavericks Draft, Frank Ntilikina was also known as French Frank. This is because the Strasbourg native had an impossible last name to pronounce. FYI, it’s NIL-uh-KEE-nuh. “The T is silent,” he said. OK, with that detail sorted out, the 6-4 goalie …

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Young refugees recount their arrival in Australia, where they have become community leaders

Nayran Tabiei, of Syrian origin, arrived nine years ago with her husband and daughter on Christmas Island after a boat trip through shark infested seas. Key points: Nayran Tabiei, Ku Htee and Yusuf Liban are Refugee Award winners of the Victorian Multicultural Commission Despite difficulties such as war and life …

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Ted Cruz blocks Biden nominees

Mr Cruz is not the only reason nearly all ambassadorial overseas positions and many other State Department positions remain vacant: White House Biden has been notoriously slow to start proposing appointments in foreign policy, infuriating even its Democratic allies. But unless Mr. Cruz steps back, it could be months before …

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“The link between Red Bull and the Volkswagen group is still very good”

In early September, the first rumors circulated that the Volkswagen Group would eventually team up with Red Bull from 2026. On Friday, the F1 world received the message that Audi and Porsche were very close to entering Formula 1. According to Ernst Knoors, a cooperation between Red Bull and the …

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10 West Virginians participate in new leadership program for community economic development

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The WV Community Development Hub Announces First Cohort for the Advanced Pathway of the Community Coaching Fellowship Program. Ten people from across the state will participate in this leadership development initiative to catalyze growth and make a positive difference in West Virginia communities. Fellows will incubate a …

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Fears rebuff by Australian submarines in France could sever economic ties with the EU | Aukus

The postponement of trade talks between the European Union and Australia has raised fears in Canberra that a split with France over the abandoned submarine contract could slow the pressure for closer economic ties. The EU confirmed on Friday reports that the 12th round of negotiations – originally scheduled for …

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Delta Air Lines begins serving locally made, black-owned vodka on flights

The owners of the country’s first black-owned distillery, Chris and Shanelle Montana, said Delta first approached them to discuss supplying the airline with spirits in the summer of 2020. At that time, Du Nord Social Spirits was still in economic shock from the pandemic, and one of their buildings was …

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The New York French Film Festival offers emerging French filmmakers a platform to share stories of diversity, identity

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York Burning Brighter, a French film festival, celebrates the diversity of emerging voices in French cinema this weekend at Florence Gould Hall. Burning Brighter: New Voices …

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