between the monarchy and Scotland, an ancient and troubled relationship

The United Kingdom’s King Charles III, in discussing the passing of his Scottish titles to his son William during his first speech as monarch, highlighted how “they count for him”. Not surprising, when you know how old, personal and sometimes tumultuous the British royal family’s relationship with Scotland is. Balmoral Castle, where Queen Elizabeth II … Read more

Elizabeth II: a difficult relationship with Quebec

Queen Elizabeth II’s visit to Quebec City in October 1964 sparked the collective imagination. (Photo: Terry Fincher/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Although she spoke excellent French and her comments about Quebec were always polite, Queen Elizabeth II’s visits to the beautiful province were sometimes controversial. In addition, the queen has not set foot in Quebec for … Read more

British hacker Lauri Love will not be extradited to the United States

The alleged hacker Lauri Love, Monday, at the High Court of Justice in London. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP The High Court of Justice in London on Monday rejected the request for extradition to the United States of this 30-year-old who was prosecuted in three American states for entering the servers of the FBI, NASA and the American … Read more

The stade de France fiasco will not improve Darmanin’s relationship with the UK

POLITICS-Between Gérald Darmanin and the United Kingdom, there have been ups and downs, but primarily tragedies. The French interior minister has been blamed by critics across the Channel for blaming the riots at the Stade de France on Saturday May 28 on English supporters. The latest stage in a relationship that has not always been … Read more

born with an extra chromosome, these people carry unconditional love

AA / Tunis / Hend Abdessamad “The child sees himself first through the eyes of someone looking at him”. Michael Lafon At the age of 7, Hassan Merhi, a Lebanese child with Down syndrome, was able to translate Ayoub’s role in the Syrian-Lebanese series “Shatti Ya Beirut” (Beirut when it rains), in which he stole … Read more