An eyewitness describes how a man tried to seize the weapon of a female soldier at Paris’ Orly airport and how the airport was then evacuated.
Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, known as Carlos the Jackal, faces a trial in Paris for a grenade attack in a drugstore in 1974.
Protesters clash with police in the Paris suburb of Bobigny over the alleged rape of a 22-year-old man in police custody. Silvia Antonioli reports. Continue reading
The French capital inaugurated its first autonomous shuttle bus service as an experiment in what Paris authorities hope will be the future of public transport.
Reports say up to 16 people have been arrested across France in connection with the robbery at gunpoint of reality TV star Kim Kardashian in Paris in October. Saskia O’Donoghue reports. Continue reading
A-list actresses Helen Mirren, Nicole Kidman, Uma Thurman and Charlotte Rampling sparkle on the red carpet at Pirelli calendar 2017 gala dinner.
Stars of new Indian film ‘Befikre’ say that attitudes to intimacy on screen are changing in Bollywood.
Paris’ iconic Champs Elysees avenue is illuminated with its annual Christmas decorations to welcome in the festive season. Continue reading
Governments meeting in Morocco are expected to produce action plans on how to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement to slow global warming and one of them is the need to develop Africa, a continent that continues to pay the price for the industries of developed nations. In Paris, they spoke about the need to electrify African countries among other actions but this conference is expected to show how they will do that despite the funding and technical challenges behind implementation.
Airbnb and the Aquarium of Paris offer contest winners a night underwater sleeping with sharks and create a research platform for “misunderstood” shark species.