Tag: Paris

Worshippers in hard hats to attend Notre-Dame’s first mass since fire

A small congregation wearing hard hats will attend mass at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Saturday, the first service to be held since fire...

Could an electrical short have caused the Notre Dame fire?

Various foreign media have reported that an electrical short circuit could have caused the fire that ripped into the Notre Dame Cathedral on Monday.Investigators...

French President Macron hopes to rebuild Notre-Dame in five years

President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Tuesday that France would rebuild the fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, saying he hoped the work would be done...

Notre Dame tragedy ablaze on UK and French papers

While the Windsor Castle fire capped the Queen’s Annus Horribilis, the tragedy that unfolded in the very heart of Paris yesterday will live with...

Updated: Notre Dame Cathedral spire collapses

Updated - 21.05The spire on Notre Dame Cathedral has collapsed.Notre Dame Cathedral is almost 900 years old and is one of France's landmark medieval...

Eurostar rail chaos as French customs staff stage no-deal Brexit checks

Train services between Paris and London suffered long delays on Wednesday as French customs staff made extra security checks to highlight the pressure Britain's...

Photos: Thousands march as France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests rumble on

Thousands of people marched on Saturday in Paris and other cities and dozens were arrested as France's "yellow vest" movement staged its 15th consecutive...

One of Us Federation to launch Cultural Platform Europe

The European Citizens Initiative, One of Us, is set to gather in Paris for the launch of its new European Cultural Platform this weekend.The...

French ‘yellow vests’ marching for everyone, protester says as support falls

France's "yellow vest" protests are part of a humanist movement aimed at improving the lives of everyone in the country, one demonstrator said on...

More violence in Paris as ‘yellow vests’ keep marching

Thousands of French "yellow vest" demonstrators marched on Saturday for their 13th weekend of action, with scuffles in Paris and a demonstrator's hand mangled...