Faced with Eric Zemmour, the mayor of Geneva breaks with traditional Swiss neutrality

The current mayor of Geneva, Frédérique Perler, in 2020. MARTIAL TREZZINI/KEYSTONE-ATS “This gentleman is not welcome. Its presence is not opportune in a place managed by the city; which would make her complicit in the spread of hate messages (…) We would be in total contradiction with the policies that we lead and with the … Read more

New corona vaccine from Novavax: Approval for traditional vaccine applied for

fromPamela Dörhöfer conclude The US biotechnology company Novavax announced on Monday that it had submitted all the necessary data to the European Medicines Agency Ema. Gaithersburg – The protein vaccine NVX-CoV2373 from the US manufacturer Novavax could become the first non-gene-based vaccine against Covid-19 in the European Union. The biotechnology company from Gaithersburg in the … Read more

Novavax’s new corona vaccine – approval for “traditional” vaccine applied for

fromPamela Dörhöfer conclude The US biotechnology company Novavax announced on Monday that it had submitted all the necessary data to the European Medicines Agency Ema, and the application for approval should follow shortly. Gaithersburg – Not all people who have not yet been vaccinated against Covid-19 despite the possibility of being vaccinated, reject vaccinations as … Read more

Traditional hunts deemed illegal by the Council of State will again be possible from Saturday

Four decrees published on October 15 re-authorize the trapping of crested lapwings (photo), skylarks, golden plovers, thrushes and blackbirds. MICHAELA WALCH/IMAGEBROKER / PHOTONONSTOP New orders and new appeals. The battle continues between the government and the League for the Protection of Birds (LPO) over traditional hunts. Friday, October 15, four ministerial orders re-authorizing the trapping … Read more

The government is considering re-authorizing some traditional bird hunts

Hunters in Pietrosella, Corsica, August 22, 2013. PASCAL POCHARD CASABIANCA / AFP The government put several decrees for consultation on Thursday, September 16, with the aim of once again allowing certain traditional bird hunts, despite a decision by the Council of State deeming several of these techniques illegal. The highest French administrative court had canceled, … Read more

In Iki, Japan, gin to the rescue of traditional alcohol distilleries

Sale of shochu and other liqueurs in Tokyo. EURASIA PRESS / PHOTONONSTOP LETTER FROM IKI (JAPAN) Cradle of shochu, a traditional wheat-based beverage, the island of Iki, off Nagasaki, in southwestern Japan, could gain a new fame thanks to gin. Faced with the decline of shochu, which suffers from an image of very cheap alcohol, … Read more

The Council of State cancels several authorizations for traditional bird hunts

A crested lapwing. MICHAELA WALCH/IMAGEBROKER / PHOTONONSTOP After glue hunting, several traditional bird hunting methods used in the Ardennes and southwestern France were banned on Friday August 6 by a decision of the Council of State. Seized by two associations, the League for the protection of birds and One Voice, “The Council of State today … Read more

Vetements launches VTMNTS, a new approach to traditional luxury

Translated by Paul Kaplan Published on Jul 23, 2021 Vetements, the Zurich fashion brand founded by Demna Gvasalia and her brother Guram in 2014, unveiled its latest project on Thursday, called VTMNTS. Vetements launches VTMNTS, a new approach to traditional luxury – VTMNTS The vowel-free brand made a splash with its Spring-Summer 2022 men’s ready-to-wear … Read more

Traditional materials, today’s technology: this is how coats are made of natural and sustainable fabrics with which to cope with the cold wave | Style | ICON

It is almost cold to see, in the image that opens this article, Prince Charles facing freezing temperatures with a material as simple and prodigious as wool. However, neither he nor David Niven (see him flamboyant in the snow in a ribbed sweater at the end of this article) were that far off. In the … Read more