Altice in French Telco Poker Game with Bouygues Remark
November 21st, 2014
The rapidly growing Altice telecom and cable group said it was willing to enter into talks to buy Bouygues Telecom in France in a move that is bound to speed up consolidation in a market where a competition frenzy has led to relatively low subscription rates.
Strip Scribbles: NYE fireworks, 12/13/14 weddings and TV poker
December 11th, 2014
Seven casino rooftops will be used this Dec. 31 to ring in the New Year with fireworks and an entertainment extravaganza. Once again, pyrotechnic masters from Fireworks By Grucci will produce the spectacular displays.
Shining star: Lady Gaga dresses in flamboyant inflatable star to party in Paris
November 25th, 2014
Lady Gaga made sure that the people of Paris were aware of her star status by dressing up as a giant spiky star.
France, US uneasy bedfellows in quest for Iran nuclear deal
December 13th, 2014
Publicly, they are the best of friends working to seal a historic deal to stop Iran's march to a nuclear bomb. For years, France has been viewed as the toughest member of the group of powers known as the P5 1, after feeling burned in previous pacts under which Tehran covertly continued to advance its atomic ambitions. The P5 1 -- Britain, China, France, Russia, the United States and Germany ...
Retiring master Thierry Henry shows most of all the magnitude of Arsene Wenger's genius
December 17th, 2014
As trophy cabinets go, no-one in the game can match that in Thierry Henry’s house.