health.10ztalk.comMacron says France's welfare system is wasteful, urges reforms ⋆ health.10ztalk.comPARIS (Reuters) – France should stop plowing large amounts of cash into a welfare system that fails to rescue the poor from poverty, President Emmanuel Macron said in a video clip released by his office that critics said showed he was uncaring. French President Emmanuel Macron attends the “prise d’armes” military ceremony at the Invalides …1
bjp-online.com12 shortlisted for 2018 Leica Oskar Barnack AwardThe Leica Oskar Barnack Award is one of the most prestigious in the business and, with a top prize of €25,000 plus a Leica M-System (camera and lens), it's a lucrative one too. This year, 12 photographers have been picked out for the shortlist - Samuel Gratacap (France), Daniel Chatard (Germany), Max Pinckers (Belgium), Ernesto Benavides (Peru), Vanja Bucan (Slovenia), Turi Calafato (Italy), Stephen Dock (France), Mary Gelman (Russia), Stéphane Lavoué (France), Elsa Stubbé (Belgium), Christian Werner (Germany), and Kechun Zhang (China). Benavides has been nominated for Dredges, a series on illegal gold mining in his native Peru; Bucan's Sequences of Truth and Deception looks at the ambivalent relationship between humans and nature. Calafato's Amuninni 'u mari shows locals on the beach in Sicily; Chatard's Niemandsland documents the tense relationship between the mining industry and environmental activists in the Rhenish region. Dock's Architecture of Violence was shot in Ireland and records the reverberations of war; Gelman's Svetlana looks at a community of mentally disabled people in Russia. Gratacap's Presence records the lives of migrants around
noloneliness.comBordighera. Cocktail ItalianoThe seaside town of Bordighera is one of the first stops on our tour of the Riviera, and a great introduction to the region. Although close to France, this town is still quintessentially Italian and offers a first sip of the Italian Riviera cocktail culture.
simplybeingmommy.comDiscovering Nice, France in 3 DaysBonjour! In the five years I’ve been writing on this blog, I’ve never written from France. This blog has provided me many amazing, once in a lifetime opportunities, and being in France right now is one of them. I have so much I want to write, so much emotion, but I just can’t seem to …1
wallpaper.comMaison Bréguet hotel review - Paris, FranceFew would have guessed that a former washing machine factory in Paris’ 11th arrondissement would ever house a five-star boutique hotel. Brice Errera and Samuel Gelrubin, the young entrepreneurs who envisioned Maison Bréguet, recognised the fortitude of...1