French women walk out of work to protest gender pay gap

French women walk out of work to protest gender pay gap

French women responded to a rallying call from a French feminist organisaiton to walk out of their jobs at precisely 4:34pm on Monday, November 7, to protest income inequality in the workplace. Women in France earn around 15.1 percent less than men, according to the latest data from the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat, which […]

Work on Calais wall to shut out migrants to start this month

Work on Calais wall to shut out migrants to start this month

Work on building a wall along the approach road to the French port of Calais to try to stop migrants from jumping aboard trucks bound for Britain will begin this month, British officials said Wednesday. UK Immigration Minister Robert Goodwill told lawmakers that security was being stepped up in Calais, home to the “Jungle” camp, […]

Paris, London mayors pledge to work ‘closer than ever’ despite Brexit

Paris, London mayors pledge to work ‘closer than ever’ despite Brexit

EU leaders will press the British prime minister to waste no time triggering his country’s divorce from the bloc at a tense summit on Tuesday, seeking to stave off the threat of prolonged instability in the wake of last week’s Brexit vote. The leaders of Germany, France and Italy agreed on the eve of the […]

Obama, Modi welcome work on nuclear reactors in India

Obama, Modi welcome work on nuclear reactors in India

  WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday welcomed the start of preparatory work on six nuclear reactors in India, a key step in closing the first deal stemming from a US-India civil nuclear accord struck over a decade ago. The two leaders said in a joint statement that […]

Tongue Splitting Art Work Image – LunaCobra.net

Tongue Splitting Art Work Image – LunaCobra.net

Two worlds collide, rival nations It’s a primitive clash, venting years of frustrations Bravely we hope against all hope, there is so much at stake Seems our freedom’s up against the ropes Does the crowd understand? Is it a East vs. West, or man against man Can any nation stand alone? more… ©2011 LunaCobra.net NO REPUBLISHING […]

Dangerous Work Of Chinese Workers

Dangerous Work Of Chinese Workers

Stretching along the steep Shifou Mountains of China will eventually be a 3km footpath for the average person to traverse. However, in the meantime these crazy workers build the footpath with little to now safety precautions, aside from helmets and prayers.