Biography of the Author Elena Casas-Montanez

Elena Casas-Montanez

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  1. Japanese becomes first Asian chef awarded three Michelin stars | Video
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    Japanese becomes first Asian chef awarded three Michelin stars | Video

    Japanese chef Kei Kobayashi has become the first Asian chef awarded three Michelin stars - and one of only a handful of foreign chefs to hold the ...
  2. France on alert for novel coronavirus, warns against racist behaviour | Video
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    France on alert for novel coronavirus, warns against racist behaviour | Video

    France is on "extreme alert" for coronavirus as health authorities stress that the risk of being infected in the country is small. Despite this, ...
  3. Fishing among first topics to negotiate after Britain leaves EU | Video
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    Fishing among first topics to negotiate after Britain leaves EU | Video

    Britain will leave the European Union on Jan 31 - with just 11 months to negotiate a new trading relationship with the EU. One of the first topics ...
  4.  Foie gras remains popular in France despite controversy
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    Foie gras remains popular in France despite controversy

    Foie gras, a French delicacy made from the livers of ducks and geese, is an essential part of Christmas in France. But in New York City, it will ...
  5. French laws designed to address food waste | Video
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    French laws designed to address food waste | Video

    Entrepreneurs in France have realised food waste can be turned into profit. They are aided by laws banning retailers and producers from throwing ...
  6. French president’s planned pension reform hits snag | Video
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    French president’s planned pension reform hits snag | Video

    French President Emmanuel Macron's planned reform of the country's sacred pension system is facing steep opposition. It has spilled onto the ...
  7. France government promises to take action amid increasing domestic violence | Video
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    France government promises to take action amid increasing domestic violence | Video

    In France, one woman is killed by her partner or ex every three days. The government has promised to take action on domestic violence, but ...
  8. French farmers hit hard by heatwave | Video
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    French farmers hit hard by heatwave | Video

    Much of Europe, including France, has experienced the hottest month of July on record - and that’s bad news for farmers. Water use restrictions ...
  9. Heatwaves hit Europe, spark concerns about vulnerable groups |  Video
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    Heatwaves hit Europe, spark concerns about vulnerable groups | Video

    A heatwave is scorching Europe, with several countries hitting their highest ever recorded June temperatures. More records are anticipated to fall ...
  10. Women’s World Cup kicks off in Paris | Video
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    Women’s World Cup kicks off in Paris | Video

    The Women's World Cup kicks off in Paris on Jun 7 - with Japan, the US and hosts France among the most favourite teams. France is keen to show it ...