Monday, August 19, 2019

Strongbox stolen from basketball strongman

Described as the “strongman” of Monaco’s basketball team, club president Ukrainian Sergei Dyadechko was the victim of a break in at his Monaco apartment, according...

French schools beef up security temporarily

Security at French schools has been enhanced for the start of the new school year. Despite limited resources, the government has placed a priority...

Nice is latest city to reject burkini ban

The city of Nice has joined other local authorities in suspending the anti-burkini ordinance introduced on August 19. The move followed a ruling of...

Nine coastal towns join burkini ban

The great burkini controversy has come closer to home with the banning of the modest swimming attire at fashionable Mala beach in Cap d’Ail. The...

Nice hero detained for violence

One of the heroes of the Bastille Day atrocity in Nice has been sent to jail on a different matter. The Nice Criminal Court...

Air League fundraiser features two skilled pilots

Monaco’s Air League is holding a fundraising evening on September 6, from 6 to 8 pm, by the kind permission of Sir Stelios Haji-Ionnou,...

Departmental Council to keep small stake in Nice airport

The Department of the Alpes-Maritimes has announced that it intends to sell most of its small stake in Nice Airport to the Italian consortium...