France

Australia’s truffle hunting fuels a hidden tourism boom

“Food, glorious food …” Oliver Twist and his famished orphan chums were right to deify the act of eating. And given the nation’s reverence for … Read more

Rallying-Argentina cancelled, Estonia to re-start WRC season in September

July 2 (Reuters) – World Rally Championship (WRC) organisers cancelled Argentina’s postponed round on Thursday while announcing the season, halted by the COVID-19 pandemic, would … Read more

Stocks skip higher ahead of U.S. jobs data

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Thursday as encouraging coronavirus vaccine trials kept investors’ spirits up ahead of what … Read more

Motor racing: No Orange Army as Verstappen chases Austrian hat-trick

(Reuters) – Red Bull’s Max Verstappen can complete a hat-trick of Austrian Grand Prix wins on Sunday in a season-opening race unlike any in Formula … Read more

Police raid Wirecard HQ as administrator kicks off asset sales

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Police and public prosecutors raided Wirecard’s headquarters in Munich and four properties in German and Austria on Wednesday as they widened their … Read more