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Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times’ Legendary Chief Book Critic, Is Stepping Down

Added: 27.07.2017 13:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

Michiko Kakutani, the long-serving chief book critic of the New York Times and longtime fan of the word “limn,” is leaving the paper. Kakutani became a book critic in 1983 and her tenure was marked by her wit, her incisive takedowns of authors like Norman Mailer and Jonathan Franzen (though ...


Tour de France runner up Uran to ride in Colorado Classic

Added: 27.07.2017 13:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Tour de France runner up Rigoberto Uran of Colombia will be among those racing in the inaugural Colorado Classic bicycle race next month

Tags: France

Sir Richard Branson sells majority stake in Virgin Atlantic in Air France-KLM deal

Added: 27.07.2017 13:40 | 0 views | 0 comments

Sir Richard Branson is to sell his majority stake in Virgin Atlantic, the airline has announced.


Froome bids to end 22-year wait in 'vicious' race

Added: 27.07.2017 13:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Just days have passed since he sealed a fourth Tour de France victory, but Chris Froome has no intention of putting his feet up.

Tags: France, Seal

Virgin Atlantic looks to the future

Added: 27.07.2017 13:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

The airline's chief executive Craig Kreeger hails Air France-KLM's acquisition of a 31% stake.


Ancelotti plays down Ribery injury fears

Added: 27.07.2017 12:29 | 0 views | 0 comments

Carlo Ancelotti insists the injury sustained by Franck Ribery in Bayern Munich’s loss to Inter in the International Champions Cup on Thursday is not serious. Ribery had to be helped from the field during the first half of Inter’s 2-0 win in Singapore after being caught by a challenge from defender Milan Skriniar. Bayern are set to […]


Ireland to SNUB Brexit Britain and get energy direct from FRANCE (from EU funded pipes)

Added: 27.07.2017 12:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

IRELAND is threatening to snub Brexit Britain as the country’s leaders turn to the European Union to help bolster its supply of gas and electricity.


France's Macron calls Italy's Gentiloni to discuss STX, Libya, migration

Added: 27.07.2017 12:19 | 0 views | 0 comments

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni received a "friendly" phone call on Thursday from French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the STX France shipyard, Libya and immigration, Gentiloni's office said.


Air France-KLM is buying 31% of Virgin Atlantic

Added: 27.07.2017 12:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

Sir Richard Branson says he will remain involved, but Virgin Group will no longer control the airline.


France announces plan to vet asylum-seekers in Libya

Added: 27.07.2017 11:12 | 0 views | 0 comments

France will set up processing centres in Libya for asylum seekers trying to reach Europe across the Mediterranean, President Emmanuel Macron announced today.


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