The 8th Women’s Forum closed its doors last Friday. It involved three days of fascinating conferences and extraordinary encounters, which we hope that we have brought to life via our articles. The four of us were representing the live Orange blog on site, with four different personalities and points of view. It is now time [...]
Following a very busy first half of the year, the month of August feels like the half-time break. Before leaving on holidays, it is time to take stock of the first seven months of 2012 and look at what the Orange live blog has in store for you for the rest of the year!
On Sunday, August 12, at exactly midnight, the Olympic flame was extinguished during the closing ceremony for the London Olympic Games. Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, passed the Olympic flag to Eduardo Paes, his Rio de Janeiro counterpart, as they will host the Games in 2016. Jacques Rogge solemnly and officially brought the 2012 Summer Olympics to a close. After 2 weeks of Olympic fever, what memories will we take from this extraordinary sporting event?
As Peter Sagan has just won Stage 6 of the Tour in Metz, let’s now take a look back at the first week of racing: the winners of each stage, the current standings, the withdrawals and the crashes, which have unfortunately caused their fair share of problems during this 99th Tour de France. Stage winners Prologue [...]
It was six months ago that the Colas family set off on its round-the-world trip in support of solidarity initiatives. Frédéric and Estelle Colas along with their daughter Héloïse are raising funds to build a school in Africa with the help of an unprecedented support network via Facebook. So where are they now? here are [...]