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Saudi women set to make history at Dakar Rally

WATCH extended one-hour highlights from each stage of the Dakar Rally 2022 – January 2-15 (AEDT) – EXCLUSIVE and FREE on SBS and SBS On Demand. The duo will become the first female driver from Saudi Arabia to take part in the Dakar rally, with the 44th edition of the …

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Dakar 2022 – Nani Roma, “confident” in his options for the Dakar – CVBJ

12/26/2021 at 6:03 PM CET l veteran Catalan rider Nani Rome In 2022, he will play his twenty-sixth participation in the Dakar Rally. A new challenge for which, despite having experienced victory in both cars and motorcycles. you are motivated. “I’m ready. I’ve worked hard and I’m feeling good physically,” …

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Cissé hopes Senegal will finally deliver the elusive Nations Cup

DAKAR: Senegalese coach Aliou Cissé on Friday named a team that he hopes will finally bring him an African Cup of Nations that has eluded him for more than two decades. The 45-year-old tasted defeat in a final first as captain in 2002 – he missed a penalty in the …

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Allison drivetrain: 3000 Series ™ drivetrain will be used in Hino Sugawara team trucks at the 2022 Dakar Rally

The team will use hybrid trucks for the first time to support eco-friendly and sustainable races TOKYO, December 2021 – Allison Transmission Japan, the Japanese subsidiary of Allison Transmission, a leading designer and manufacturer of propulsion solutions for conventional and electrified vehicles and the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic …

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India at the Dakar Rally

CS Santosh – this is probably the first name that comes to the mind of most Indians when someone mentions the Dakar Rally. After all, it was Santosh who put India on the Dakar map. But what is the Dakar Rally? Put simply, this is an off-road endurance event that …

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African Development Bank appoints Ms. Yacine Fal as Acting Vice President, Regional Development, Integration and Service Delivery

Download logo The African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.com) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Yacine FAL, currently Managing Director of the President’s Office, as Acting Vice President, Regional Development, Integration and African Service Delivery Development Bank Group. His appointment is effective from December 17, 2021. In her current …

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Danilo Petrucci prepares the body, the bike and the brain for Dakar 2022

Riding in the premier class of MotoGP is the dream of most young motorcycle riders. However, getting to the top is only half the battle. Staying in the category is even more difficult. Danillo Petrucci has enjoyed his 10 year career in MotoGP with teams like Pramac Ducati, Ducati Factory …

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Africa’s path to recovery in an uncertain world

Dakar – Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva visited the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Senegal last week, where she met the current and future Presidents of the African Union. In this column, she and Senegalese President Macky Sall consider ways to revive Africa after the …

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Controversial, historical: 5 things we learned from Max Verstappen’s stunning Formula 1 championship win at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

A crazy Formula 1 season ended in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, and the world is still digesting everything that happened, both on the track and at race control at the Yas Marina circuit. As the dust of the drama settles, we take a look at some of the things we …

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2022 KTM 390 Adventure Rally spied on off-road testing

KTM 390 2022 adventure rally variant spied on The KTM 390 Adventure test mules have a very different front end with a large windshield reminiscent of Dakar rally bikes A few days ago, KTM unveiled the updated Adventure motorcycle lineup which included 1290 Super Adventure S, 1290 Super Adventure R, …

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Ducati DesertX combines a retro adventure look with the innards of modern adventurers

Previous slide?? Next slide?? 1 of 6 Ducati has combined the two most popular motorcycles in the market segment into one, creating one of the most exciting motorcycles of recent years. Technologically interesting, beautifully styled, and with a business case to cheer up the grayest accountants, the DesertX has all …

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Al-Attiyah and Aalvarez face off for FIA World Cup glory in Saudi desert

HAIL – Competitive action kicks off at Hail Cross-Country Rally, the final round of the FIA ​​Cross-Country Rallies World Cup, on Wednesday morning. Qatari Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah and Argentinian Lucio Alvarez both drive V8-powered Toyota Hiluxs, built in collaboration with Toyota Gazoo Racing and Overdrive Racing, and they will compete …

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Sébastien Loeb relies on tests in the United Arab Emirates to win the elusive Dakar

Navigation the key Terranova, partner of Dani Oliveras, commented: “This is my first time in the new car and it’s great to experience it in the same conditions that we will find on the Dakar in four weeks. Dani and I have been working on our navigation because it will …

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The FIA ​​and the FIM jointly launch the World Rally Raid Championship

Photo: Audi Communications Motorsport / Michael Kunkel The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile and the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme, the world governing bodies of motor racing and motorcycle racing respectively, jointly launched an off-road rally world championship last weekend. The World Rally Raid Championship will be co-sanctioned by the two organizations. …

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‘It’s laughable’: Joanna Lumley criticizes Netflix series The Crown

‘It’s laughable’: Joanna Lumley criticizes Netflix series The Crown as close friend of Prince Charles insists “I know the royal family, so I know it’s all made up” The Absolutely Fabulous star, 75, revealed she refused to see the show, saying: “I don’t think they watch it and I never …

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The international group Avisa Partners announces the acquisition of 35 ° Nord, the specialized communications agency in Africa

Sponsored by: Avisa partners November 30, 2021 • • Avisa Partners, a business intelligence, international relations and cybersecurity company, and 35 ° Nord, a communication and influence agency specializing in Africa, have announced a capital merger. Since its creation in 2010, Avisa Partners has relied on a group of high-level …

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Coronavirus: latest global developments

The Covid Omicron variant “is a cause for concern, not a cause for panic,” President Biden said. Photo file PARIS: Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis: – No “cause for panic”: Biden – President Joe Biden told Americans in a televised White House address that the newly …

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China’s success in Africa bothers Paris and Washington

November 27, 2021 While the 8th ministerial conference of the Forum on Sino-African Cooperation (Focac) will be held on November 29 and 30 in Dakar, the pan-African site Financial afrik analyzes the competition between the world powers on African soil. Delayed by the fall of Kabul, the African tour (Nigeria, …

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GAUSSIN SA: Nexport and GAUSSIN sign an exclusive manufacturing and licensing agreement in the presence of AUSTRADE representatives at the Australian Embassy in Paris for the supply of zero emission vehicles and systems in Australia & New Zealand

PRESS RELEASE Héricourt, November 25, 2021 Nexport and GAUSSIN sign an exclusive manufacturing and licensing agreement in the presence of AUSTRADE representatives at the Australian Embassy in Paris for the supply of zero emission vehicles and systems in Australia and New Zealand Joint venture between Nexport (51%) and Gaussin (49%) …

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From protection to prevention, how Saudi Arabia’s stance on violence against women has changed

DJEDDAH: To commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, let’s explore how Saudi Arabia is making progress in strengthening laws on violence against women and preserving their rights. In 1979, the UN adopted the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, also …

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Ogier goes into semi-retirement with eighth WRC title

Published on: 11/21/2021 – 2:14 PMAmended: 11/21/2021 – 2:12 PM Paris (AFP) – Sébastien Ogier is heading towards semi-retirement after winning an eighth World Rally Championship title in nine years but never really escaping the shadow of his former mentor Sébastien Loeb. Ogier, 37, won the title on Sunday at …

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Report on Europe for the World Assembly of the CADTM Dakar international network from 13 to 16 November 2021

Summary of responses received from 10 countries: Italy, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal 1. What is the current social, economic and political situation? Overall the situation is bad and has worsened with the impact of CoVid-19: The political colors governments vary from country to …

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Why Mohamed Mbougar Sarr’s arrival is a milestone for African literature

The Prix Goncourt – the oldest and most prestigious literary prize in France – has been awarded to Senegalese Mohamed Mbougar Sarr, 31 years old. He is the youngest winner since 1976 and the first in sub-Saharan Africa. Critics rave about The most secret memory of men, his novel about …

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Global Education Coalition – Annual Meeting

Hybrid Side event of the 41st Session of UNESCO General conference UNESCO Headquarters, room X,Fontenoy building, Paris, FranceNovember 12, 2021, from 1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. (IT’S) // 7:15 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. (is) To virtually assist via Zoom, please register here (https://bit.ly/3c2ISVJ). After registering, you will receive a confirmation …

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African fashion designers will be in the spotlight

November 8, 2021 by Georgia Banjo: Foreign Affairs Correspondent, The Economist IN JUNE 2022 the Victoria and Albert (VIRGINIA) in London will present an exhibition on the history of African fashion, from independence to the present day. It’s an ambitious task: no exhibition can ever do justice to the fashions …

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Put West African art in the spotlight of the world

Around the same time in 2017 when French President Emmanuel Macron promised that repatriating African artifacts from French museums would be a “top priority” for her government, Cécile Fakhoury discovered a figure that really shocked her and disturbed: about 90%. of sales from his gallery in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, went …

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2022 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL 2.5 S-AWC

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL 2.5 S-AWC Is this a good deal? By Bruce HotchkissSpecial Correspondent, West Coast OfficeTHE AUTO CHANNEL Bruce hotchkiss When you think of Mitsubishi, what’s the first thing that comes to your mind? For me, it is the Pajero (a Montero for most of us) who has …

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Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT receives bonus luggage kit

V-Strom 1000XT gets free Voyager luggage for a limited time Suzuki’s high-value sports adventure machine, the V-Strom 1000XT is now available at Australian dealerships, and there’s never been a better time to check out one, with a bonus Voyager luggage kit, valued at $ 2,599 now available with new bike …

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Brussels Airlines is preparing for the winter season

With slight growth in business travel week after week and strong demand for holiday travel to sunny winter destinations, Brussels Airlines expects winter to be busier than last year. The airline is experiencing an extended vacation period as it notes high demand for winter-sun destinations. While demand for leisure travel …

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Motul celebrates the Golden Jubilee of the iconic 300V

Singapore, September 30, 2021 – (Antara / ACN Newswire) – Motul pioneered the lubricants industry in 1971 with the launch of the world’s first fully synthetic ester-based lubricant, 300V. This new grade of lubricant ushered in a paradigm shift in what could be achieved with advanced technology in engine oils. …

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Everything we know about the Ducati DesertX

The mid-size adventure bike category is one of the most competitive segments in the world and Ducati is ready to turn the heat up by blasting the party with the all new Deser tX. The Italian two-wheeler manufacturer will launch the Ducati World Première 2022 web-series from September 30 and …

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10 reasons why the 959 is the coolest Porsche of the 80s

Porsche was already a household name by the time the 959 was released in 1986, but the event forever changed not only the brand, but the automotive world as well. The car reflected the best of technological advancements made during the 1980s and is arguably Porsche’s first supercar, with enough …

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How are you James Bond?

(ES) Would you be the next 007? As cinemas get ready for the release of No Time To Die (finally), take our quiz to find out if you’re international spy gear … 1. How do you present yourself, Sir…? a) With my second name, then my first name, then my …

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A conversation with Anna Knight

License Global: Tell us about enabling BLE sustainability in partnership with Products of Change. Anna Knight: Sustainability is a huge, life-changing issue that countries, businesses or consumers cannot ignore. At BLE, we believe we have an important role to play in inspiring brands, manufacturers and retailers when it comes to …

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Used Buying Guide: Nissan Patrol GR

Then, in 2003, the short-wheelbase Patrol GR was discontinued and trim levels changed, with a generously equipped SVE (fog lights, leather seats, and sunroof) replacing the SE. The 2005 facelift ushered in a very similar-looking new body, a refreshed interior, and a more standard kit. It also put an end …

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Itinerary Dakar, Senegal: 5 days of things to do

We took an early ferry to explore Goree Island. The ferry is called Maritime Liaison and leaves every two hours from Dakar to Gorée. African passport holders pay $ 5 for the ferry and all other international travelers pay $ 10. Gorée is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is …

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Rare Porsche 959 prototype for sale in Germany

The German company Mechatronik may be specialized in the restoration and sale of classic Mercedes-Benz cars, but the store currently has a very special Porsche 959 for sale. This is not normal 959; it is a prototype of Porsche’s first supercar. First spotted by Engine1, this car is the seventh …

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How countries bordering the Sahara can restore productive land faster – Niger

Authors Lars LaestadiusAssociate researcher, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Chris ReijSustainable Land Management Specialist, World Resources Institute Dennis garrityChairman of the Board of Directors, Global EverGreening Alliance & Distinguished Senior Fellow, World Agroforestry (ICRAF), World Agroforestry (ICRAF) Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is set to take over the presidency of the …

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A great fragile green wall for Africa

Published on: 03/09/2021 – 15:48 The Great Green Wall was officially launched by the African Union in 2007. It aims to combat desertification by creating a huge strip of vegetation across Africa, from Dakar in the west to Djibouti in the east. The wall would ultimately be over 8,000 kilometers …

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Here’s why adventure bikes are growing in popularity

While driving around town or driving on the highway, you might see a motorbike that looks like a cross between a street motorbike and something destined to participate in the Dakar rally. It will feature high suspension, a bulbous fuel tank and a compact windshield that looks ready for miles …

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Black artists leaving America

SOME ARTISTS FIND peace and power in the ephemeral state. Brian Keith Jackson, a writer who grew up in Louisiana and now, at 53, defines himself as a “wanderer,” was living in New York City when, following the financial collapse of 2008, he felt the energy of the city change. …

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We visit a classic Peugeot collection in the Western Cape

Outside Stellenbosch, the Loubser brothers have opened the barn doors to their small but fascinating Peugeot collection “Our passion for cars and Peugeot definitely comes from our father. We were bred among BMC products. Johan and I grew up with an Austin Cambridge station wagon. In 1968, my father bought …

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Nico Hiraga is an accidental teenager

Discover this story and more in HIGHEnergy, a print magazine from Highsnobiety, available from retailers worldwide and in our online store Nico Hiraga answers our call Zoom on the road – and topless. ” Oh fuck. I got the interview right away, ”he said as he sat in the passenger …

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Jaussaud, double winner of Le Mans, dies at 84

Published on: 07/22/2021 – 5:40 PMAmended: 07/22/2021 – 5:38 PM Paris (AFP) Jean-Pierre Jaussaud, two-time winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, has died at the age of 84, race organizers, the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) announced on Thursday. Jaussaud won his first Le Mans in an Alpine …

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