Argentina again at its worst

More than what happens in Brazil, the economy of Argentina is cyclothymic. It is in a chronic crisis that, from time to time, devolves into an acute crisis, as it is now. The growth of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the only indicator that points to a good result this …

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Confession of wildfire author shocks France

A Civil Security Bombardier Dash 8-Q400MR firefighting aircraft drops fire retardant over a forest fire near Gignac, southern France, on July 26, in a dry summer with fires destroying countless forests across France | SYLVAIN THOMAS/AFP/METSUL METEOROLOGY The firefighter arrested last Wednesday in France accused of starting forest fires in …

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Spielberg leads film stars’ return to Toronto Film Festival

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Lawrence and Harry Styles will take their world premieres to Toronto after North America’s biggest film festival announced a full-throttle return with an all-star lineup. The Toronto International Film Festival (Tiff), which calls itself “the largest public film festival in the world” and has already revealed numerous …

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