Basketball: Japan loses 3rd straight at World Cup against France

AllJapan took its third straight loss of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup on Monday, going down 67-53 to France following a final-quarter scoring drought. The result leaves Tokyo Olympic silver medalist and world No. 8 Japan fifth in group B with a 1-3 record ahead of its last group-stage game against world no. 3 host Australia.
#AllJapan #WorldCup #FIBAWomensBasketballWorldCup #Japan #News #Sports #Basketball

3 days ago

France sets minimum delivery fee for online book sales to help independent stores compete

French lawmakers voted to impose a minimum delivery fee of 3 euros ($2.93) for online book orders of less than 35 euros to level the playing field for independent bookstores struggling to compete against e-commerce giants. A 2014 law already prohibits free book deliveries, but local book stores typically charge up to 7 euros for shipping a book.
#Reuters #French #France #News #Entertainment #Books

6 days ago

BNP Paribas expects India to grow the fastest among major world economies

India expected to be fastest growing economy among major economies such as the us, the UK, Japan, Germany, France, China, Italy and Spain going by the BNP Paribas India Strategy Report. The report also observes that the inflation issue in India is much lower compared with developed countries mostly due to the composition of the CPI.
#BNPParibas #IndiaStrategyReport #India #News #Business #Markets

1 weeks ago

France leads European shares lower in mega week for central banks

Euro zone blue-chip stocks index (.STOXX50E) dropped 0.9% by 0804 GMT, ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee's (FOMC) interest rate decision on Wednesday. Eurozone markets closed their worst weekly performance in three months on Friday on escalating recession worries.
#FederalOpenMarketCommittee #GMT #Euro #France #News #Business #Markets

1 weeks ago

European markets open to close, data, news and earnings

The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 1.1%, with all sectors in the red. The FTSE 100 was down 0.4%, Germany's DAX down 1.19% and France's CAC 40 fell 0.95%.
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1 weeks ago

Ukraine’s ‘academic mobility’: Temporary relocation of Indian students will be allowed in 29 countries, says NMC

A week after giving approval to the 'academic mobility programme' being offered by the Ukrainian government for Indian medical students. A nod has been given to the academic mobility programme. It refers to temporary relocation (for the period of conflict) to universities in Poland, Austria, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Moldova, Slovakia, Spain, Uzbekistan, the US, Italy, Belgium, Egypt, Belarus, Latvia, Kyrgyzstan, Greece, Romania, Sweden, Israel,
#NMC #Ukrainian #Indian #Poland #News #Health #Medicine

2 weeks ago

Kriti Sanon, sister Nupur Sanon and her rumored bf Stebin Ben get snapped with Manish Malhotra in France; PIC

The Heropanti actress is enjoying quality time along with her family in Nice city of the country. She has also tagged along the same line line of thought along with fashion designer manish malhotra.
#manishmalhotra #LLA #Nice #ArtsEntertainment #Movies #News

2 weeks ago

Darlings actor Vijay Varma gets marriage proposals from Pakistan, France, Canada; Don’t miss his EPIC replies

The actor was seen playing the role of an alcoholic and abusive husband. He also garnered online hate and abuse for the role. The rishtas started flooding from different countries in response to a boomerang.
#VijayVarma #EPIC #Pakistan #ArtsEntertainment #Movies #News

2 weeks ago

Vijay Varma gets marriage proposals from Pakistan, France after his latest post

The actor, whose portrayal of the domestic abuser had left his mother worried about his marriage prospects, has now turned into marriage proposals for him. He gave hilarious responses to the proposals, some from his fans outside of india.
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2 weeks ago

Reliance-backed AI platform Netradyne secures $65 mn from Silicon Valley Bank

Netradyne raised $65 million in a combination of senior and junior mezzanine financing from US-based Silicon Valley Bank. It will expand its international growth to Mexico, and four european countries including France, Germany, Italy, and Spain by early 2023. In 2016, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries invested $16 million in Netradynes’ Series A round of funding.
#Netradyne #Mexico #News #Technology #ArtificialIntelligence

3 weeks ago

Brad Pitt sued by Angelina Jolie's former company in a USD 250 million lawsuit over French winery

The lawsuit claims that a gang of cronies launched a campaign to seize control of the French winery that the duo had bought together. The former couple bought the 1,300-acre estate in the south of France in 2008 and jointly invested tens of millions of dollars to improve it.
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3 weeks ago

French TV historian François Durpaire under investigation over rape allegation

François Durpaire, 51, a specialist on the us, is reported to have had a brief relationship with the woman in 2011. The alleged victim told police she had visited his apartment in may that year after they had split to talk about why the affair had ended. He has described the allegations as “unfounded” and will give his explanation.
#FrançoisDurpaire #TheGuardian #French #France #News #Entertainment #Tv

3 weeks ago

Sussanne Khan looks pretty as she shares loved-up PHOTO with beau Arslan Goni from France vacay

Sussanne Khan has been dating Arslan Goni for a while now. The interior designer recently shared a loved-up pic with her new boyfriend on Instagram. The two have often been spotted partying or holidaying together. Recently, there have been reports about the couple's impending nuptials.
#SussanneKhan #PINKVILLA #France #News #ArtsEntertainment #CelebritiesEntertainmentNews

3 weeks ago

BWF cancels tournaments in Hong Kong and Macau due to Covid-19

Two world tour badminton events have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 restrictions in the two countries. The world tour will move to Europe in October for tournaments in Denmark, France, and Germany.
#Covid19 #Europe #News #Sports #Badminton

4 weeks ago

BWF cancels tournaments in Hong Kong and Macau due to COVID-19

Two world tour badminton events -- Hong Kong Open Super 500 and Macau Open Super 300 -- have been cancelled. Badminton World Federation says it was informed by governing body of two countries that hosting an event will not be viable under the current situation. After the ongoing Japan Open, the world tour will move to Europe in October for tournaments in Denmark, France, and Germany.
#BadmintonWorldFederation #HongKongOpenSuper500 #MacauOpenSuper300 #Europe #News #Sports #Badminton

4 weeks ago

French government uses AI to spot undeclared swimming pools — and tax them - The Verge

In france, housing taxes are calculated based on a property’s rental value, so homeowners who don’t declare swimming pools are potentially avoiding hundreds of euros in additional payments. The project is somewhat limited in scope, and has so far analyzed photos covering only nine of France’s 96 metropolitan departments.
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4 weeks ago

French tax officials use AI to spot undeclared swimming pools - The Washington Post

Some 20,356 undeclared pools have been discovered since October last year. System uses AI to pick out the outlines of pools in aerial images, which are cross-checked against official property databases. It has so far netted close to $10 million in additional tax revenue from nine French regions and will now be “generalized” across France.
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4 weeks ago

AI detects 20,000 hidden taxable swimming pools in France • The Register

A 30-square-metre pool, for example, could set you back an extra €200 (£170) a year. Nine departments working under the tax office tested out machine-learning software. The software analyzed aerial images, scanning for telltale signs of pools such as blue rectangles in backyards.
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4 weeks ago

Humans dressed as sheep and making 'baa baa' sounds is the weirdest thing on the internet viral video

A video posted on Twitter showed people dressed as sheep walking around in a sheep’s pen. The clip was posted by @emikusano with the caption, The Sheep human Contest in France. One user claimed that it was a performance by Toronto-based dance company Corpus.
#Corpus #SheephumanContest #Toronto #News #Technology #Internet

1 months ago

EUROPE POWER Spot prices up on less solar, rising French demand

European spot power contracts rose on Wednesday as solar supply in Germany is expected to fall while demand is forecast to rise in France and a reactor restart was pushed back one day. The equivalent French price gained 1.6% to 561 euros/MWh.
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1 months ago