Saint-Malo. La colère gronde chez les
Ouest-FranceSaint-Malo. La colère gronde chez les personnels de l'IUTOuest-France... à Saint-Malo, pour refuser la suppression de leur service des ressources humaines. « Deux femmes y travaillent. Elles ont en charge la gestion des carrières des enseignants, les fiches de paie des 160 vacataires... », explique Claude Simon ...
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 9:12 am
Oka mayor accuses Kanesatake grand chief of
CBC.caOka mayor accuses Kanesatake grand chief of interference in municipal electionCBC.caThe municipal election in Oka is taking a turn for the bitter. Kanesatake Grand Chief Serge Otsi Simon is throwing his support behind rookie mayoral candidate Marie-Claude Provencher — a move the incumbent Pascal Quevillon calls unethical. "If it was ...
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 8:17 am
Conservative Austrian 'whiz-kid' tapped to
PRIConservative Austrian 'whiz-kid' tapped to form governmentPRIEuropean Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday made a point of wishing Kurz success in forming a "pro-European government" ahead of Austria's turn as EU president next year. Kurz said on Tuesday that Vienna would continue to play an ...and more »
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 5:25 am
'I am starting to doubt whether Malta can
Malta Independent Online'I am starting to doubt whether Malta can ever recover from this period', Busuttil tells parliamentMalta Independent OnlineFormer PN leader Simon Busuttil said today that for the first time in his political career, he doubts whether the country will be able to recover from this dark period. Speaking in ... And now he intends to leave and take the role of Jean Claude Juncker.".Brutal murder exposes Malta's murky politicsFinancial Timesall 142 news articles »
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 1:32 am
'No miracle' Jean-Claude Juncker says EU
Express.co.uk'No miracle' Jean-Claude Juncker says EU negotiators need more Brexit detailExpress.co.uk'No miracle' Jean-Claude Juncker says EU negotiators need more Brexit detail. EUROPEAN Union chief Jean-Claude Juncker said he does not expect a 'Brexit miracle' to emerge from the leaders' summit in Brussels. By Simon Osborne. PUBLISHED: 08:28 ...and more »
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 12:45 am
Nobel Prize Literature winner 2014: Patrick
French novelist Patrick Modiano has won the 2014 Nobel Prize in literature. Modiano ... 1986: Wole Soyinka, Nigeria. 1985: Claude Simon, France. 1984: Jaroslav Seifert, Czechoslovakia. 1983: William Golding, Britain. 1982: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Colombia.
Posted on 9 October 2014 | 1:40 am
Claude Simon, George Orwell and Catalonia
Before the year is out it would perhaps be right to mark the 100 th anniversary of the birth of Claude Simon (above, born on October 10, 1913). In the glut of Gallic anniversaries which I blogged about in October and November there was simply no room to ...
Posted on 19 December 2013 | 9:04 pm
Charming lakeside cottages you can rent
(Photo: Claude-Simon Langlois) Nowhere is summer more glorious than in a comfy chair on the porch of a lakeside cottage. We've scoured the country to find these 10 charming cottages and cabins offering lake views and refreshing waters. Our picks represent ...
Posted on 12 July 2013 | 12:58 am
Nobel prize-winning French novelist made stoical by two wars To the end of his life, even after he had won the Nobel prize for literature in 1985, Claude Simon, who has died aged 91, asked that his profession be recorded as that of viticulteur, or grape ...
Posted on 10 July 2005 | 10:00 am
Claude Simon, novelist, Nobel laureate
PARIS -- Nobel laureate Claude Simon, a pioneer of the experimental ''new novel" style of the 1960s, has died. He was 91. Mr. Simon died Wednesday and was buried yesterday in Paris, according to France's Culture Ministry. The Swedish Academy that awarded ...
Posted on 9 July 2005 | 10:00 am