‘Hold-Up’: French ‘documentary’ lends voice to Covid-19 conspiracy theories

Lampooned by experts and debunked by fact-checkers, the controversial French film “Hold-Up” claims to uncover a global conspiracy by world elites to control citizens through the Covid-19 pandemic. FRANCE 24 takes a look at the reasons for its astonishing success. As France grapples with its second Covid-19 wave and nationwide lockdown, “Hold-Up”, an almost three-hour-long film…Continue Reading

French police detain modeling agent in Epstein probe…

PARIS (AP) — A modeling agent who was close to disgraced U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein has been taken into custody in France, suspected of an array of crimes, including the rape of minors and trafficking minors for sexual exploitation, Paris prosecutors said Thursday.The prosecutors’ office said Jean-Luc Brunel was detained for questioning on Wednesday. Police…Continue Reading

French trio to start, 23y/o to retain place: Predicted Spurs XI vs Liverpool

Tottenham Hotspur travel to Anfield tomorrow to face joint-English Premier League leaders Liverpool, and manager Jose Mourinho will be keen to leave Merseyside with all three points. Spurs’ last victory at Anfield came in 2011 and they have won just once in their last 17 meetings with the Reds. Both teams have started the 2020-21…Continue Reading

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy in court as landmark corruption trial begins

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has briefly appeared in the dock to face charges of corruption and influence peddling — but the long-awaited trial was suspended after 30 minutes to assess the health of a co-defendant in light of the coronavirus pandemic.The 65-year-old politician is standing trial in Paris over accusations that he tried to…Continue Reading

Inside the French Hospital Hit Hardest by Covid-19

CHAMBÉRY, France—In a wood-paneled boardroom not far from the packed intensive-care unit, the director of France’s hardest-hit hospital this fall gathered his department heads for a Covid-19 crisis meeting. The next 48 hours figured to be decisive. Just like every 48-hour stretch for the past six weeks. There were struggling patients who needed to be…Continue Reading

Use your loaf: French bakery tackles food waste through ‘upgraded ingredients’

Every year 10m tons of food is wasted in France. The economic cost is a staggering €16bn a year. The environmental cost is also significant. French food waste produces 15.3m tonnes of CO2 each year, 3% of the country’s total carbon emissions.Specialising in the production of organic breads in Loire-Atlantique, La Panetière des Hameaux hopes…Continue Reading

This French guy launched a great trend for this lockdown … Cleanyourkm, the concept, take a trash bag for a walk of one kilometer around your place and pick up Every trash you’ will see in this zone

Sorry, this post has been removed by the moderators of r/HumansBeingBros.Moderators remove posts from feeds for a variety of reasons, including keeping communities safe, civil, and true to their purpose.level 1Is this all the trash he collected in one km? If I do this in my neighborhood I would need a trucklevel 2The thing is,…Continue Reading

French drugmaker Sanofi has just invested $59 million in biotech investor Jeito Capital to fund innovation in the biopharma pipeline

FILE PHOTO: Sanofi logo is seen in Paris Reuters Sanofi, one of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical companies, has invested €50 million in new French-based VC Jeito Capital. Jeito CEO Rafaèle Tordjman, managing director of innovation at Jeito Capital, spoke with Business Insider about how the fund plans to invest the money. Jeito’s first fund has…Continue Reading