France’s iTélé show host suspended following journalists’ strike

France’s iTélé show host suspended following journalists’ strike

Journalists at French 24-hour news station iTélé went on strike for a second week on Monday over the hiring of presenter Jean-Marc Morandini, who is under formal investigation for sexual harassment and the coercion of minors. Morandini officially joined the channel earlier this month at the insistence of Vincent Bolloré – whose mass media conglomerate […]

Olympics: France wins show jumping gold, Tony Parker bows out

Olympics: France wins show jumping gold, Tony Parker bows out

It was a day of mixed emotions for France at the Olympics in Rio on Wednesday as the country won gold in the team show jumping, but said goodbye to one of its top sporting stars as Tony Parker played his last basketball game for Les Bleus. The day also saw a Neymar-inspired Brazil storm […]