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French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dies aged 98

The designer was born as Pietro Constante Cardin in Italy in 1924. His family soon relocated to France to escape Mussolini’s fascist regime. Cardin rose to prominence in the 1960s with his futuristic and avant-garde designs, and has since become one of the household names in high fashion. Apart from …

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‘We must not let anything slide’: French govt ministers outraged by slew of anti-Semitic comments about Miss France contestant

“#MissFrance2021 is not an anti-Semitic competition,” Citizenship Minister Marlene Schiappa tweeted, sending her support to April Benayoum, Miss Provence and the first runner-up in this year’s Miss France contest. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said he was “deeply shocked” by the hate directed at the beauty queen. “We must not let …

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French president Macron tests positive for Covid-19

President Emmanuel Macron was diagnosed with Covid-19 on Thursday, the Elysée Palace said in a morning press release. “This diagnosis was established following an RTPCR test performed as soon as the first symptoms appeared,” the statement read. The COVID-19 RTPCR test is a real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction test …

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