Italy’s constitutional court has rejected former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi’s challenge to a four-year jail sentence and five-year ban from public office handed to him in 2012 for tax fraud on TV rights bought by his Mediaset media empire.
Latest update: 15/03/2011
- earthquakes - health - Japan - nuclear power - refugees - tsunami
“Land of the dead”
In today’s press review, we cover the latest developments in Japan. Some analysts fear the nuclear crisis will spread across borders and affect the rest of the world. We look at editorials and striking photographs of survivors of the earthquake and the tsunami.
Le Parisien: “The Chernobyl ghost hovers over Japan”
Le Parisien: Interview Anne Lauvergeon
Libération: “Land of the dead”
La Croix: “Nuclear uncertainty”
Le Figaro: “The crisis in Japan threatens the future of nuclear energy”
Les Echos: “Doubts over nuclear power”
France Soir: Health and safety
L’Humanité: International aid in Japan