Monthly Archives: March 2009

Ferguson: Brilliant Barcelona are Manchester United’s big threat

  Sir Alex Ferguson was proved right when he described Real Madrid as having "no chance" of winning the Champions League, dryly pointing out earlier this season that "their game lacks pace", but the Manchester United manager anticipates a more … Continue reading

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Obama, superstar européenne qui ne connaît pas l’Europe

  Nombre de présidents qui inspirent aujourd’hui Barack Obama ont eu une relation forte, presque fondatrice, avec l’Europe. Issu d’une grande famille irlandaise, John F. Kennedy était pétri de culture politique européenne, un continent où il avait vécu dans son … Continue reading

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Descubierto un rostro esculpido bajo la parte exterior del busto de Nefertiti

  Investigadores del Imaging Science Institute de Berlín han utilizado imágenes de tomografía computerizada (TC) para estudiar el famoso busto de Nefertiti y han desvelado un rostro delicadamente esculpido en el núcleo interno de la piedra caliza.   Los resultados … Continue reading

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Porn: A dirty little secret?

  They watch porn in Redditch, you know. Let me rephrase that: we know for certain that a man in the West Midlands has watched two porn films, and yesterday his wife was said to be "mortified" and "smiling through … Continue reading

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Selon l’OCDE, la Chine se redresse, mais les économies industrialisées plongent

  Serait-ce le signe annonciateur d’un début d’accalmie dans la tourmente qui balaie l’économie mondiale ? La Chine résiste à la crise. Le rapport de l’Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques (OCDE), publié mardi 31 mars, souligne que, "depuis … Continue reading

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Ardor religioso en el Ejército israelí

  Eran un centenar de soldados. Abandonaron la sala en el instante en que una joven colega de armas se aupó al escenario. La Halaja, ley judía, prohíbe escuchar el canto de una mujer. Sucedió a comienzos de marzo. La … Continue reading

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Melody Gardot: Music is my love – men are just my lovers

  Melody Gardot’s soul-drenched voice sings torch songs about love and disappointment, of pain being part of life. Gardot has learnt not only to live with pain but to use it to give her a new life as a musician. … Continue reading

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