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Top French jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot charged with rape and intimidating a witness by French prosecutors following party last year

The 28-year-old was arrested following an allegation of sexual assault The latest accusation follows a party at Cagnes-sur-Mer last February Fellow jockey Pierre Bazire has been charged with failure to report a crime Pierre-Charles Boudot, three-time French champion jockey who won the 2019 Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe on Waldgeist, has been charged with rape and intimidating a witness by French prosecutors.

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Top French jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot charged with rape and intimidating a witness by French prosecutors following party last year

Imperial jewels sell for $3 million in Christie's auction

An imperial jewellery sale including a set of sapphire and diamond items that belonged to Napoleon's adoptive daughter fetched nearly $3 million at auction at Christie's in Geneva on Wednesday, as the rare sale of objects directly linked to the French emperor was met with great demand.

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Imperial jewels sell for $3 million in Christie's auction

Russia intercepts three French military planes over Black Sea as tensions soar

VLADIMIR Putin's air force scrambled a fighter jet after three French planes came close to "violating" Russian air space.The Russian Su-27 fighter jet intercepted two Mirage 2000 tactical combat planes and a French air force C-135 aerial refueling tanker over the Black Sea earlier today.

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Russia intercepts three French military planes over Black Sea as tensions soar

Oil industry spending cuts hammer services firm CGG

A recent pick up in oil prices helped Europe’s major energy companies to post big increases in first quarter earnings GDANSK: French oil services group CGG posted a 71 percent plunge in first quarter core profit on Wednesday, reflecting a year of drastic spending cuts by the oil industry in the pandemic and sending its shares sharply lower.

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Oil industry spending cuts hammer services firm CGG

Rare French bulldog stolen from home during break-in

Armando Haro went out Sunday morning for a few hours and when he returned home he found his home ransacked and his beloved French bulldog gone.Sunday morning someone broke into Haro's home and robbed him of many things.But the one thing they took, that he just wants to be returned with no questions asked, is his French bulldog, Layla.

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Rare French bulldog stolen from home during break-in

Pierre-Charles Boudot was charged Wednesday with the rape of a female rider at Cagnes-sur-Mer.

French champion jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot was charged Wednesday with the rape of a female rider at Cagnes-sur-Mer, prosecutors in Senlis announced.Boudot, who won the 2019 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, is accused of raping the plaintiff on the night of February 17 at Cagnes-sur-Mer on France's Cote d'Azur.

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Pierre-Charles Boudot was charged Wednesday with the rape of a female rider at Cagnes-sur-Mer.

French champion jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot charged with rape

Pierre-Charles Boudot, France’s reigning champion jockey on the Flat, was charged with rape on Wednesday by French prosecutors investigating allegations made by a female work-rider after a party during a race meeting at Cagnes-sur-Mer in February.Pierre Bazire, also a jockey, faces a charge of failing to report a crime in connection with the same allegations, while an unnamed individual was also named, along with Bazire, as a “witness to intimidation of a witness”.

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French champion jockey Pierre-Charles Boudot charged with rape

Canada is urged not to extradite Paris bombing suspect

Hassan Diab, seen here on January 17, 2018, is the only known suspect in a deadly bombing in Paris in 1980Lars Hagberg AFP Ottawa (AFP) Supporters of a Lebanese-Canadian academic who is the only known suspect in a 1980 Paris bombing urged Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday not to allow him to be extradited a second time, as France's top court weighs in on the case.

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Canada is urged not to extradite Paris bombing suspect

Manhunt underway after man shoots dead boss and colleague at French sawmill

The local public prosecutor, Eric Maurel, today urged the man to turn himself in.A MANHUNT IS underway in southern France for a man who shot dead his boss and a colleague at a sawmill in the mountainous Cevennes region before escaping into a forest.Around 300 officers joined the search for the 29-year-old suspect, who is accused of shooting his boss in the head shortly after arriving for work yesterday morning and then killing a work colleague before fleeing into the woods.

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Manhunt underway after man shoots dead boss and colleague at French sawmill

Emmanuel Macron’s party bars woman from running as election candidate because she wore a hijab for a photograph

‘This woman will not be an En Marche candidate,’ said party officials French president Emmanuel Macron’s party has barred a Muslim woman from running as a local election candidate on its ticket because she wore an Islamic headscarf for a photograph on a campaign flier.

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Emmanuel Macron’s party bars woman from running as election candidate because she wore a hijab for a photograph

French watchdog warns UK WILL diverge from EU rules to gain advantages of Brexit

THE UK will diverge from EU rules to take full advantage of Brexit, a French watchdog has warned.The AMF said today that it expects Brexit Britain to forge its own path for financial rules in an effort to make the City of London more attractive to investors.

express.co.uk ,  8h 0
French watchdog warns UK WILL diverge from EU rules to gain advantages of Brexit

‘Important Milestone’, International Space Station Onboard Toilet Reaches 40K Flushes

HOUSTON, Texas (CBSDFW) – The 11 astronaut crew aboard the International Space Station has marked a historic moment — reaching 40,000 uses on their onboard toilet.French astronaut Thomas Pesquet shared the news on May 12 via social media from space.Pesquet is off on his second six-month mission to the ISS, with no less than 232 scientific experiments on his to-do list.

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‘Important Milestone’, International Space Station Onboard Toilet Reaches 40K Flushes

Marine Le Pen's aide baffled by Barnier's presidential bid: 'He is not even French'

MARINE LE PEN's special adviser has told Express.co.uk Michel Barnier does not stand a chance at the 2022 French presidential election, as the former Brexit negotiator "is not even French".Former French minister Mr Barnier has announced he wants to suspend immigration to France for up to five years and toughen checks on the EU’s external borders.

express.co.uk ,  8h 0
Marine Le Pen's aide baffled by Barnier's presidential bid: 'He is not even French'

Plastic Omnium signs partnership with Hopium to develop the Māchina hydrogen storage system

LEVALLOIS, France, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Plastic Omnium has announced a partnership with Hopium, the French manufacturer of high-end hydrogen cars, to develop the hydrogen storage system for the future Hopium Māchina.This high-end vehicle, first announced in October 2020, aims to be the first French hydrogen-powered sedan to hit the market in 2026.

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Plastic Omnium signs partnership with Hopium to develop the Māchina hydrogen storage system

France's dark role in rounding up Jews: Unseen pictures show men boarding a train in Paris watched by SS 'Final Solution' chief after thousands were lured to 'routine registrations' then arrested by French officials

The 'green ticket round-up' saw Jews in Paris invited for a 'status review' which appeared to be a formality When they arrived, the Jews were immediately arrested and sent away to internment camps in France They were held for as long as a year in the camps before they were sent to Auschwitz where they were killed Photos of the round-up taken by a German soldier on a propaganda mission have been recently discovered Never-before-seen photos depicting thousands of Jews being tricked into turning up for a routine registration in Paris before they were rounded up and sent to concentration camps are shining a light on one of France's darkest moments.

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France's dark role in rounding up Jews: Unseen pictures show men boarding a train in Paris watched by SS 'Final Solution' chief after thousands were lured to 'routine registrations' then arrested by French officials

The best croissant in Paris: the journey to awarding one patisserie the prestigious title

Flaky, fluffy and golden, the perfect croissant is a thing of beauty, but not all made the cut at the Concours du Meilleur Croissant de Grand Paris 2021.We take a look behind the scenes of a very French competition.The first mouthful begins with a billowy crunch that’s like biting into a tiny, oven-baked cloud.

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The best croissant in Paris: the journey to awarding one patisserie the prestigious title

Anger over rapist mayor working from behind bars

"You can easily imagine, I'm not the best placed to comment objectively on the decision of the court," began the editorial in a council newsletter in the French town of Draveil.The author of the article was the town's mayor, a 63-year-old former minister who was recently found guilty of rape and sexual assault.

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Anger over rapist mayor working from behind bars

Barnier calls for immigration ban as he weighs French presidential run

The EU’s Brexit negotiator also appears to back a ban on headscarves worn in public His comments come at a time of heightened rhetoric around immigration and Islam in France LONDON: Michel Barnier, the French lawyer who led the EU’s Brexit negotiations, has called for a five-year ban on immigration into Europe, referring to the bloc’s borders and internal Schengen passport-free zone as a “sieve.” Barnier, 70, said he will wait until autumn to make a decision about whether to stand for the French presidency next year.

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Barnier calls for immigration ban as he weighs French presidential run

15 Best Nail Polish Colors for Spring 2021

Grooming is always a testament to how much one prioritizes self-care, and your nail routine is no different.There’s nothing like a fresh manicure to pull a look together.From French tips to rhinestone beads, it’s hard to keep up with this season’s trends.

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15 Best Nail Polish Colors for Spring 2021

French watchdog expects Britain to diverge from EU on financial rules

LONDON (Reuters) - French markets watchdog AMF said on Wednesday it expects Britain to take advantage of Brexit to diverge from European Union financial rules in an effort to make the City of London more attractive to investors.The City has been largely cut off from the EU as Brussels has yet to decide on how much direct access it will grant Britain in financial services, a sector not covered by the bloc's post-Brexit trade deal with the UK.

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French watchdog expects Britain to diverge from EU on financial rules