US accuses Russia of using food as ‘weapon’ in conflict 30 The situation on the map Enlarge The context Live hosted by Solène L’Hénoret and Eléa Pommiers Cover image: US President Joe Biden (center), Finnish President Sauli Niinistö (left) and Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson at the White House on May 19, 2022. MANDEL NGAN / AFP Contributions are temporarily disabled in this … Read more

Food waste skyrockets in Indonesia

“Food waste in Indonesia reaches 330 trillion rupees”title Compas on the front page of its edition of May 19, 2022. To illustrate this dizzying figure (more than 21 billion euros), the daily publishes in computer graphics a pyramid 514 meters high representing the annual food waste for the city of Jakarta alone. In comparison, the … Read more

Brittany: Mathieu Davy, Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s lawyer, sentenced to eight months in prison suspended

the essential The lawyer was convicted at first instance for fleeing after hitting and injuring a pedestrian driving his SUV in December 2019 in Brittany. Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s Parisian lawyer, Mathieu Davy, was sentenced on Monday January 24 to eight months in prison suspended in Lorient for fleeing after hitting and injuring a pedestrian on a … Read more

Rihanna gave birth to her first child

She gave birth. Rihanna gave birth to her first child in Los Angeles and it is a boy. As revealed by the American specialized media, TMZ, the superstar is said to have given birth five days ago, on Friday May 13. The ‘Diamonds’ and ‘Umbrella’ singer, who has also successfully ventured into fashion, was photographed … Read more

he has already eaten 32,000 Big Macs, “I will probably eat them for the rest of my life”

Published on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 1:10 p.m. Don Gorske celebrated the 50th anniversary of his very first “Big Mac”, eaten at a McDonald’s in Wisconsin, USA. The 68-year-old American, nicknamed “the Big Mac expert”, claims to have eaten more than 32,000 of these McDonald’s burgers in his life: ” I find them so … Read more

Stock market scams: social networks, the eldorado of crooks

Haro on fake trading experts! Recently, the sector’s supervisory authorities have indeed decided to coordinate their fight against “finfluencers”, these financial influencers who, through publications on social networks, work to convince their subscribers to bet on the cryptocurrencies, currencies and other speculative products. The DGCCRF (General Directorate for Competition, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Prevention) will … Read more

Biden’s Fed nominee Michael Barr downplays institution’s climate role

According to Michael Barr, “the only objective should be to understand the risks that the climate could pose to the financial system and to work” on “measures to manage these risks.” The US central bank (Fed) must understand climate risks and help banks deal with them, not determine which sectors they should or should not … Read more