Monday, January 17

Fashion, decoration, cooking … Here are the trends for 2022, according to Pinterest

2021 is barely coming to an end when all eyes are already on a new year that we hope will be less gloomy. And to get off to a good start, Pinterest is publishing the main trends for 2022 on Tuesday, December 7. By analyzing the points of interest and the research carried out throughout 2021 by its 400 million users across the planet, the social network is able to "predict" what will be at the forefront and will arouse the curiosity of Internet users. in fields as varied as fashion, beauty, fooding, decoration, leisure and well-being trends. Based on the analysis of its data, Pinterest recalls that last year, eight of its ten predictions were found to be correct. Gothic and garish fashion Colors and black should divide but also unite fashionistas. According to Pinterest, searches for...

Rosneft could soon deliver gas to Europe and end Gazprom’s monopoly

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered Rosneft to present by March a project to deliver gas to Europe, a monopoly so far held by Gazprom, amid demand acKirill KUDRYAVTSEV Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered Rosneft to present by March a project to deliver gas to Europe, a monopoly currently held by Gazprom, in a context of increased demand on the Old Continent. The president ordered the government to submit by March 2022, together with Rosneft and Gazprom, a proposal for the delivery of ten billion cubic meters of gas, according to the Russian agency Intefax. Asked about this, Kremlin spokesman Dmitri Peskov replied that "this subject is indeed being worked out in the government". The public giant Rosneft (of which the British BP owns nearly 20%) is the leading Russian oil group. I...

Banksy: artist ready to raise £ 10million to turn famous prison into an art center

The British street artist wants to acquire the old Reading prison in which Oscar Wilde was imprisoned for two years, in order to make it a cultural center. For this, he decided to put on sale the original stencil of a work of street art that he made in homage to the Irish writer. According to the British newspaper The Guardian, Banksy offered to match the purchase price of Reading Prison, set at £ 10million, or over € 11million, by putting up for sale the stencil of 'Create Escape', a mural painted by his treatment in March 2021 on one of the facades of the building. Banksy offers to raise £10m to buy Reading prison for art centre https://t.co/SBoEhFTehf — The Guardian (@guardian) December 5, 2021 According to The Times, another daily from across the Channel, the anonymous artist wou...

Jul: a giant poster of the Marseille star for the Fifa 22 campaign

This morning, in Marseille, a giant fresco representing rapper JUL was unveiled. This symbolizes the collaboration between EA SPORT and the Marseille artist. A partnership that had been made official some time ago with the integration of JUL's famous gesture into the goal celebrations of the FIFA 22 game. His team had even been featured in Team Clash mode, allowing players to to face it. At the same time, EA SPORT promises fans of the rapper other surprises. In particular, several clothes from the collaboration between JUL and the Reebok brand, that players can have their characters equipped in the modes Ultimate Team and Volta Football. The fresco was drawn by the artist HOVEH and produced by the company "Hand painted". The painting, measuring 23 meters in height, is in the 16th...

Sanary-sur-Mer. “I thought it was a plane that had fallen”: the neighbors of the collapsed building in shock

On the small Provencal port of Sanary-sur-Mer, in the Var, the neighbors are in shock this Tuesday after the collapse of a building following an explosion, which could be due to a gas problem.At least one death is to be deplored. A woman and a baby were able to be pulled out of the rubble, injured but alive, while three people were slightly injured. The firefighters, helped by dogs and significant resources, search the ruins to try to find two other people, a man and a woman missing.I told myself that I had dreamed"It was like a big explosion, a big thud. I was at my window but I saw nothing, no one was running in the street which was calm. I told myself that I had dreamed", explained Anita Lonvis, who lives a hundred meters from the building. “I thought it was a plane that had falle...

Mariah Carey: “All i want for Christmas” passes the billion streams mark and shatters all records

Listened to over 5 million times a day on Spotify since the beginning of December, Mariah Carey's song “All I want from Christmas” has been streamed over a billion times. The unstoppable track, taken from the album Merry Christmas, has been the head of the world at Christmas time since 1994. And Ed Sheeran and Elton John may have joined forces to release a Christmas hit, Mariah Carey remains for the moment the indisputable Queen in this matter. All I want for Christmas has just returned to No. 1 on Spotify's Top 100 Best Christmas Songs of All Time. Last year the title spent five weeks there. I'm freaking out!!!! 1 billion!!! These numbers are incredible, but the love I have for the #lambily is unquantifiable. Eternally grateful and blessed pic.twitter.com/Q4EZhDnmEV — Mariah Carey (@...

Two tiaras that belonged to Joséphine Bonaparte sold for nearly 678,000 euros in London

Two neoclassical tiaras that probably belonged to Joséphine de Beauharnais (1763-1814), wife of Napoleon Bonaparte, were sold for nearly 678,000 euros on Tuesday at an auction at Sotheby's in London. A first set, consisting of a gold tiara decorated with cameos and blue enamel, a pair of matching earrings, a comb and a belt ornament with a cameo representing Ariadne in the center, sold for 450,600 pounds sterling (over 530,000 euros). A second lot, consisting of another diadem also adorned with cameos representing mythological figures and decorated with blue enamel, a belt ornament and a cameo depicting the profile of Zeus was sold for 126,000 pounds sterling, i.e. more than 148,000 euros. These two "very rare" tiaras dating from the beginning of the 19th century embody, according to the ...

PSG: Zinedine Zidane present in Paris

This is not likely to mitigate the rumors of an arrival at PSG. While his name has been circulating for several weeks to succeed Mauricio Pochettino on the Parisian bench, Zinedine Zidane was present at the start of the week in Paris, as evidenced by a photo posted on social networks, Monday evening, by Youri Djorkaeff. In the photo, the former French playmaker was rather well accompanied in the streets of the capital. He was surrounded by several 1998 world champions namely Fabien Barthez, Bixente Lizarazu, Alain Boghossian, Frank Leboeuf and Youri Djorkaeff. These beautiful people took this selfie not far from Place Vendôme, probably at the end of a birthday party for Aimé Jacquet, who celebrated his 80th birthday on November 27. Good Night Paris .Family pic.twitter.com/txvYd0I656 ...

Road safety. Why do so many people drive without a license in France?

They only represent a small portion of drivers (2%) but yet, we have all been able to meet them on the roads: 770,000 people drive without a license today in France. According to this estimate ofNational interministerial road safety observatory (ONISR), relayed this Tuesday by The Parisian, their number continues to grow year after year.These drivers in total violation of the highway code are above all proportionally very involved in road accidents. In 2020, 6% of drivers involved in fatal crashes did not have a driver's license.Several types of unlicensed drivers can be distinguished: those who have never tried or obtained it and those who have lost it, whether following a court conviction or a loss of their 12 points.In any case, several factors push these drivers to hit the road wi...

58 more in hospital since Friday. This is just one of the reasons why there are more corona measures now.

Several are in hospital. The infection has spread. With the omikron variant, it will be even worse. Therefore, Norway must step on the brake even harder.People have again started wearing face masks on the tram in Oslo. Photo: Tomm W. ChristiansenMinister of Health Ingvild Kjerkol has announced stronger measures to deal with the corona situation. At 19.00 we will know what measures will be taken.Here is the reason why Norway must step on the brakes even harder, just five days after the last round of new measures.NIPH and department director Line Vold believe the situation is serious. Photo: Stian Lysberg Solum, NTBThe capacity of hospitals is threatenedOn Tuesday, 320 corona-infected patients were admitted to hospitals in Norway. There is an increase of 58 patients since Friday.The n...