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Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer has said that girls should go to school dressed in “a republican manner.” That apparently means prim and modest, but no one is quite sure.Meanwhile, fueling the feeling that women in France just can’t win, some have come under fire recently for covering up too much — by wearing a Muslim headscarf.Blanquer was responding to...
Vodafone: Vodafone arbitration case: All options open, govt to take action after studying award - Latest News
NEW DELHI: The government said it will consider all options, including legal remedies, with regard to Vodafone arbitration case which went in the company's favour. British telecom giant Vodafone Group plc won the arbitration case against the Indian government over a demand for Rs 22,100 crore in taxes using retrospective legislation. An international arbitration tribunal ruled that India's demand in past...
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Exploring Notre Dame's schedule in a conference-only college football season
Notre Dame and Wake Forest have postponed their Week 4 game on Saturday, both schools announced on Tuesday. Per a release from the Fighting Irish, the team produced seven positive COVID-19 results on Monday out of 94 tests administered. Those seven players have been placed in isolation while the university begins contact tracing. The total number...
Study suggests population density affects type of inventions -- ScienceDaily
Using a limited set of mathematical equations, Worcester Polytechnic Institute mathematical sciences professor Mayer Humi said he has confirmed a 224-year-old math conjecture about the origins of our solar system, providing insights about the process that leads to the formation of solar systems across the universe. "The science community is aware by now that there are thousands of solar systems...
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Red Bull's Max Verstappen had a day to forget during opening practice at the Russian Grand Prix.The Dutch racing prodigy was seeing red as his Red Bull fell well behind the pace and back into the field during Saturday's two sessions.But it was a moment during FP1 when Verstappen had a run-in with Williams Racing's George Russell that had...
Vatican cardinal denies wrongdoing after resigning over financial scandal
A Vatican cardinal told by Pope Francis to resign following a financial scandal involving his brother has denied any wrongdoing.Cardinal Angelo Becciu said in a news conference on Friday that his conscience was clean and he did not believe he had committed any crime.The pope said he had lost confidence in the cardinal, one of the Vatican's most powerful...
Xbox Series X
Microsoft has a few pre-orders available for the Xbox Series S console. This is the less powerful of the two new consoles with a...