Monthly Archives: November 2014

SNCM ferries get a six month reprieve to find a buyer.

Reprise de la SNCM : “Notre plan va sauver 800 emplois” (Daniel Berrebi). Possible buyer will save 800 jobs. EXCLUSIF par Cécile Mimaut vendredi 28 novembre 2014 Daniel Berrebi veut conserver 800 emplois sur les 1.500 salariés en CDI de … Continue reading

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Bad storms hit SE France. Four people die, two more missing.

Intempéries : quatre morts et deux disparus dans le Var EN DIRECT par Clara Beaudoux vendredi 28 novembre 2014 A La-Londe-Les-Maures les recherches se poursuivent pour retrouver des personnes disparues dans la rivière Maravenne. © Maxppp. Searches continue to find … Continue reading

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Corsica mafia boss Jean-Luc Germani arrested in Paris.

Arrestation de Jean-Luc Germani : une figure du grand banditisme corse. A big Corsican bandit. Portrait par Rédaction de France Info vendredi 28 novembre 2014 Germani a été condamné dans l’affaire du cercle Wagram © Maxppp. Sentenced for the Wagram … Continue reading

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Car head-lights getting close to LASER!

Eclairage automobile : bientôt le laser ! L’auto vendredi 28 novembre 2014 L’éclairage « full LED » permet de passer à 300 m de vision nocturne, en pleins phares. Mais l’éclairage au laser va encore multiplier cette distance par deux … Continue reading

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Route du Rhum: Only two left to finish. La belle Juliette Petres dans Eau et Patrimoine est arrivé apres 20 jours.

Rhum Class: 14th and last yet to finish in the Rhum class is Eric Jail in Defi Cat. He has 340 nm to sail to get to Guadeloupe. Robin Knox-Johnston sailing Grey Power finished 3rd in this class on 22 … Continue reading

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Top 14 programme w/e 29/30 Nov. Racing away to Castres. Grenoble away to Toulouse. Bernard Jackman has a tough task.

Samedi 29 novembre 2014 Castres 18:30 Racing Stade Toulousain 20:45 Grenoble  Racing have a better chance of an away win to Castres, but both clubs have won on their last outing. Grenoble’s form is WLWLW and face a resurgent Toulouse … Continue reading

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Rugby ProD2 results w/e 15-16 Nov 2014. Eddie O’Sullivan gets 2nd win on the bounce.

Résultats   Samedi 22 novembre 2014 Biarritz 42 – 82 Agen  BIA now up to 7th place but on equal points (30) with the three clubs above them. Mont de Marsan also get 2nd consecutive win and now occupy 3rd … Continue reading

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Russians discover and claim new Arctic Island

Mi-26 helps make new geographical discovery Crews on board Russian military Mi-26 helicopters have discovered a new island in the Arctic Ocean. The island was identified from the air above the Vasilevsky shallows by two Mi-26 helicopters that were carrying … Continue reading

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French built ship for Russia hangs in the balance.

La France reporte “jusqu’à nouvel ordre” la livraison du premier Mistral à la Russie. No delivery until changes in Ukraine. par Rédaction de France Info mardi 25 novembre 2014 12:45 Le Vladivostok, le premier Mistral va rester en France, “jusqu’à … Continue reading

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Berne art gallery accepts Gurlitt Nazi treasure.

Le Musée des Beaux-Arts de Berne accepte le “trésor nazi” de Gurlitt par Rédaction de France Info lundi 24 novembre 2014 11:50 Le Musée de Berne accepte la collection Gurlitt mais veut restituer les œuvres volées © REUTERS | Arnd … Continue reading

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