Paris thrill-seekers 'surf' on top of a train as it speeds past the Eiffel Tower
A group of daredevils have been captured on film risking their lives by 'surfing' on top of a train in Paris. The heart-stopping video shows five thrill-seekers sneaking on top of a carriage for their scenic, but potentially lethal, night journey ...
The world's nations vow to move forward with the Paris Agreement, with or without US President-elect Donald Trump - PRIPRI
The world's nations vow to move forward with the Paris Agreement, with or without US President-elect Donald Trump
US President-elect Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to “rip up” the Paris climate agreement. But at the first official meeting of the parties to the agreement, other nations expressed their determination to implement the deal and to continue their ...and more »
Four of the world's biggest cities are taking an unprecedented step to battle pollution
Some of the biggest urban-pollution headlines of the past few years haven't come from likely suspects like Beijing and New Delhi, but rather once-pristine European cities: Paris. Athens. Madrid. Now those three capitals, plus notoriously polluted ...
Paris, Madrid, Athens and Mexico City are quitting dieselPBS NewsHour
Paris, Madrid, Athens, and Mexico City will ban diesel vehicles by 2025Ars T
Victoria's Secret model Kelly Gale poses in the streets of Paris with beau Johannes Jarl - Daily MailDaily Mail
Victoria's Secret model Kelly Gale poses in the streets of Paris with beau Johannes Jarl
She has been posting pictures from Paris after making her Victoria Secret's Fashion Show comeback. And on Sunday, Kelly Gale shared a loved up snap with beau Johannes Jarl standing in the city of love in front of the Rue de Paris. The post is a part of ...
- The Japan Times
Paris organizers confident they can avoid Tokyo's Olympic mess
The Japan Times
The head of Paris' bid for the 2024 Olympics has branded Tokyo's original 2020 Games proposal “a fairy tale” and believes the French capital can avoid the kind of after-the-fact revisions bogging down Japan's organizers. Paris is competing with Los ...
- Deutsche Welle
Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, a Putin project
PARIS (AP) — The patriarch of the Russian Orthodox Church consecrated a prominent new church Sunday near the Eiffel Tower seen as a controversial symbol of President Vladimir Putin's influence in Europe. Patriarch Kirill, a close ally of Putin, led ...
In political move, Russian patriarch blesses Putin-backed Paris churchDeutsche Welle
Russian patriarch blesses new Paris church, seen as symbol of Putin's
Last Tango in Paris director suggests Maria Schneider 'butter rape' scene not consensual - The GuardianThe Guardian
Last Tango in Paris director suggests Maria Schneider 'butter rape' scene not consensual
Maria Schneider and Marlon Brando in the 1972 film Last Tango in Paris. Photograph: Allstar/United Artist. Bonnie Malkin and agencies. @bonniemalkin. Saturday 3 December 2016 21.08 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email
Last Tango In ParisA.V. Club (blog)
'Last Tango in Paris' rape scene 'not consensual' director confessesGlobalnews.ca
- Sake brewery to open shop in Paris with Robuchon
The Japan Times
Asahi Shuzo Co., maker of popular Japanese sake brand Dassai, will open a shop in Paris as early as next spring in collaboration with renowned French chef Joel Robuchon. The Paris outlet will sell Dassai and operate a bar, with Robuchon to oversee a ...
- Daily Mail
Paris Hilton bans vodka from the DJ booth after spilled drink delays her Miami set
During a foul-mouthed tirade, Paris Hilton angrily banned vodka from her DJ booth after a Miami clubgoer spilled a cocktail on her computer Friday night. The 35-year-old celebutante kicked off her 'annual Art Basel' set around 2:30AM at WALL Lounge ...
Maison Labtonic's Exclusive Paris Playlist for Vogue.com
The French duo behind Maison Labtonic, Laurent Vacher and Matthieu Gauroy de Pellegars, have been creating soundscapes for brands such as Louis Vuitton, Hermès, Duckie Brown, and Hervé Léger by Max Azria. The pair who are known for combining ...and more »
- PBS NewsHour
Paris, Madrid, Athens and Mexico City are quitting diesel
A general view shows the Eiffel Tower and the Paris skyline through a small-particle haze March 18, 2015. Photo by Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters. Citing millions of deaths linked to air pollution worldwide every year, four major cities – Paris, Madrid, New ...
Four of the world's biggest cities are taking an unprecedented step to battle pollutionQuartz
Paris, Madrid, Athens, and Mexico City will ban diesel vehic
- The Local France
Hostages safe in Paris armed robbery
The Local France
Several people taken hostage Friday evening in a Paris travel agency were released safe and sound, police said, but the armed robber who seized them was on the run. "Armed robbery on Massena Boulevard in Paris: operation over," police tweeted.
Gunman 'on loose' in Paris after police respond to robberyThe Guardian
Gunman takes seven people hostage in a Paris travel agentMetro
6 hostages released after Paris siege – poli
Why it's so easy to fall in love with Paris all over again
It's easy to be rude about Paris. It has none of the dynamism of London, which seems to reinvent itself every year. On a bad day, particularly in wet weather, it can seem shabby, fossilised. Road closures demanded by the eco-minded mayor, Anne Hidalgo, ...
- Financial Times
Paris: can the City of Love woo the world of finance from London?
What a difference a (possible) Brexit makes. Four years ago France's new president, François Hollande, taking aim at the wealthy, had bankers squarely in his sights. “My true adversary is the world of finance,” he had said during the campaign, touting ...
- ESPN FC
Marseille plan to out-think Paris Saint-Germain rather than outspend them
Unai Emery says despite Zlatan's departure from PSG, he's still the talk of the club. New Marseille owner Frank McCourt hopes to rival Paris Saint-Germain, but has told the BBC that trying to "outspend" the Ligue 1 champions "would be a mistake ...and more »
- Business Insider
Paris, Madrid and Athens pledge to ban diesel
The World Health Organization (WHO) says around three million deaths a year are linked to outdoor air pollution. Fumes from diesel vehicles are now considered a major contributor: they produce fine particulate matter and nitrogen oxides, considered ...
Mayors could override Trump on the Paris climate accord - here's howBusiness Insiderall 54 news articles »
- The Guardian
Quitting UN climate change body could be Trump's quickest exit from Paris deal
A protester makes his point about Donald Trump's vow to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement outside the US embassy in London on 18 November. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images. Paris climate agreement ...
Expect Climate Catastrophe: Paris Agreement Lacks EnforcementForbes
How online tools and open innovation can support implementation of Paris Agreement goalsMIT
- Daily Mail
Kendall Jenner 'had extra security in Paris for VS Show' after Kim Kardashian's ordeal
Kendall Jenner is safely back in the U.S. after traveling to Paris to walk in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. But while she was in the French capital, the reality star, 21, wasn't taking any chances, PageSix.com reported Thursday. A source told the ...
Kendall Jenner ups her security in Paris after Kim Kardashian's ordealTV3.ieall 125 news articles »
Expect Climate Catastrophe: Paris Agreement Lacks Enforcement
Enforcement mechanisms for climate change targets are not being implemented, including in the Paris Agreement of December 2015. We are actually sliding backwards on this critical element of a global climate deal. Sanctions were agreed in 2001, that any ...
Quitting UN climate change body could be Trump's quickest exit from Paris dealThe Guardian
How online tools and open innovation can support implementation of Par
Can Canada increase oil capacity and still meet its Paris commitments?
When a newly-elected Justin Trudeau took to the international stage at the COP 21 climate talks in Paris last November, he cheerfully proclaimed "Canada is back!" The prime minister made an impassioned speech in support of decisive action on climate ...and more »
- New York Times
Victoria's Secret Takes Paris
New York Times
PARIS — On Wednesday evening, Paris, the birthplace in 1889 of the modern bra (not to mention the home of many of the world's greatest fashion houses and runway shows), finally played host to the Fantasy Bra as the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show ...
Models in underwear captivate in ParisReuters
Kendall Jenner chows down at Ferdi Paris after Victoria Secret Fashion ShowDaily Mail
Victoria's Secret fashion show rocks Paris with $3M
- New York Times
The Man Who Brought Paris to Dallas
New York Times
Through his family store, Neiman Marcus, Stanley Marcus introduced French sophistication to Texas and aspirational luxury to America. Slide Show. Slide Show|10 Photos. The Neiman Marcus Visionary. The Neiman Marcus Visionary. Credit©Ezra Stoller/ ...
Thick toxic smog clouds engulf London and Paris as health bosses issue pollution warnings to millions - Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk
Thick toxic smog clouds engulf London and Paris as health bosses issue pollution warnings to millions
A toxic smog cloud has engulfed London and Paris amid warnings of high pollution levels in the two capitals effecting millions of people. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan issued warnings for the first time at bus stops, Tube stations and roadsides in the ...and more »
Budget European city breaks: Cut-price alternatives to Paris, London, Amsterdam and more - The IndependentThe Independent
Budget European city breaks: Cut-price alternatives to Paris, London, Amsterdam and more
The majority of Europe's most popular city break destinations are also the most expensive. Yet, there are ways to get a similar weekend away at a lower cost. Here are some of our top picks... Swap Amsterdam for Utrecht. Utrecht is the ideal alternative ...
Paris opens new-style reception center to help solve migrants crisis
A charity worker stands in a room at the reception center for migrants and refugees near porte de La Chapelle in the north of Paris, France, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen. 15/15. left. right. Migrants walk past the reception center for ...and more »
'Pregnant' Irina Shayk flashes 'baby bump' following Paris Victoria's Secret Fashion Show - Daily MailDaily Mail
'Pregnant' Irina Shayk flashes 'baby bump' following Paris Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
And Irina Shayk, who is dating Bradley Cooper, did little to silence the rumour mill following her debut at the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Paris on Wednesday night. The 30-year-old Russian beauty looked sensational as she slipped into a ...and more »
Paris Introduces New Car Bans, and Comes Under Fire
Mayors of neighboring cities say they're suffering from plans to turn a major roadway into a car-free zone. Feargus O'Sullivan · @FeargusOSull; Nov 30, 2016; Comments. Share on Facebook; Tweet. Charles Platiau/Reuters. Love CityLab? Make sure you're ...and more »
- ESPN FC
Paris Saint-Germain will not take advantage of Neymar case - Kluivert
Neymar's father walks through the town where Neymar grew up and fell in love with football. Paris Saint-Germain have struggled to assert their usual dominance in Ligue 1 this season under Unai Emery. Paris Saint-Germain director of football Patrick ...and more »
- Financial Times
Brazil joins Paris club of wealthy creditor nations
Brazil is to join the Paris Club of wealthy sovereign creditors, becoming the first large developing economy to enter the group for two decades, as deteriorating global credit conditions spur governments to improve co-ordinated debt relief efforts.
- The Denver Post
Trump and US must honor Paris climate agreement
The Denver Post
Secretary of State John Kerry delivers a speech on Nov. 16 at the COP22 climate change conference in Marrakesh, Morocco. During the recently concluded United Nations climate meeting, the question most hotly debated was whether President-elect Donald ...
Trump's new Paris comments confound greensThe Hill
Small farms are just as important as big agriculture in the fight against climate changeQuartz
Trump win must
- The Sydney Morning Herald
All Blacks down France in Paris, Springboks lose to Wales
The Sydney Morning Herald
World champions New Zealand were often on the back foot but a clinical three-try performance helped them beat a wasteful French side 24-19 in their final autumn test at the Stade de France on Saturday. Flyhalf Beauden Barrett scored a try and kicked ...
All Blacks beat France 24-19 in tough Paris battleStuff.co.nz
Resolute All Blacks put away fearless French in ParisTVNZ
- Yahoo News
Rape-accused British photographer found dead in Paris home
Paris (AFP) - French investigators probing the death of controversial British photographer David Hamilton believe he committed suicide, just weeks after he was accused of rape, sources close to the inquiry said Saturday. The 83-year-old, known for his ...
Photographer David Hamilton found dead in ParisThe Guardian
British photographer David Hamilton found dead in Paris, as his alleged rape victims say he has escape
The Leafy, Artsy 17th District of Paris, & Its Sparkling Flagship Le Meridien Etoile
I recently spent a week in Paris's 17th arrondissement, directly north of the Arc de Triomphe at the edge of the city. This charming, mainly residential district on the Right Bank is often called Quartier des Batignolles-Monceau, and its sections still ...
For Newly Arrived Migrants, Paris Offers An Upgraded Welcome
The humming of 50 washers and dryers is the first sign that things have drastically changed for migrants in Paris. Right next to the washing facility volunteers hand out sweaters and coats to the newly arrived migrants. One volunteer worker is trying ...and more »
- The Hindu
SIEGE of Paris
During World War II, POWs imprisoned in a small town in Australia tried to escape. It was a well thought out plan, but it did not end well. Archana Subramanian · Write Track · For YOUNG 'uns. Apart from writing delightful books for children and young ...
- BBC News
French terror suspects 'were planning attack on Paris'
Five men arrested last weekend in raids in France were planning a terror attack next Thursday in the Paris area, the city's chief prosecutor says. Francois Molins said the suspects were receiving orders via encrypted mobile apps from a commander of the ...
Foiled Paris terror plot 'was being directed from abroad'The Local France
Disneyland Paris among targets of foiled ISIS terror plotters, Paris prosecutor revealsMir
- The Local France
Foiled Paris terror plot 'was being directed from abroad'
The Local France
The thwarted plot to attack targets in the Paris region was directed from the Middle East, a French prosecutor has said. A group of suspected extremists arrested last weekend in France were Islamic State supporters, who were preparing an attack on the ...and more »
- Pune Mirror
Indians to leave for Paris today
... : The Indian team, comprising Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal, Akanksha Salunkhe and Sunayna Kuruvilla, will be leaving on Saturday for Paris to take part in the World women's team squash championship to be held in the French capital from November ...
Joshna Chinappa, Dipika Pallikal Karthik and others off to Paris for World women's squash championshipPune Mirrorall 3 news articles »
- Financial Times
Why a Paris corner shop taught FT writer the most about France
For most expats, moving to Paris is about walking the city's picture-postcard streets, queueing at the local boulangerie, going to exhibitions and, in general, feeling pretty special about living in one of the world's great capitals.
- The Guardian
Ithell Colquhoun's The Judgement Of Paris: a radical take on the much-painted myth
The Judgement Of Paris, where mortal Paris gets to decide whether a nude Hera, Aphrodite or Athena is best looking, doesn't sound like obvious feminist fare. Yet, in this take on the myth, Paris kneels small and demure; the women rule.
- A.V. Club
Rectify gets a few things off its chest in a stunning episode
The intensity of my love for Rectify has dampened in the course of the last few years. I was a fiery evangelist for the show's first season, leading a crusade to make sure this strange and beautiful program on an out-of-the-way network wasn't overlooked.
'Rectify' Hits New Emotional Highs With 'Pineapples In Paris'UPROXXall 3 news articles »
- Toronto Sun
ISIS planned Disneyland Paris attack: Reports
ISIS planned to unleash bloodshed at Disneyland Paris until their alleged scheme was thwarted, French authorities said Thursday. According to The Local, the jihadists had planned to attack Dec. 1, targeting Disneyland and a Paris Christmas market.
Disneyland Paris among landmarks considered for December 1 terror attacks – police sourcesRT
Disneyland Paris, Champs-Elysées Said Among Targets Of Terror Plot; Suspect
British benefits payments used to fund Paris and Brussels attack suspects' campaign of terror, court hears - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
British benefits payments used to fund Paris and Brussels attack suspects' campaign of terror, court hears
The jihadists suspected of carrying out the bomb and gun attacks in Paris and Brussels used British benefits payments to fund international terrorism, a court has heard. Mohamed Abrini - who became known as the "man in the hat" following the deadly ...
Chief suspect in Paris and Brussels terror attacks Mohamed Abrini 'got £3000 cash from two men in Bir
Paris Jackson Cuddles Up to Grandma Katherine: 'Nothing More Important Than Family'
The Jacksons are enjoying the holidays as a family. Paris Jackson took to Instagram Wednesday to document their evening, first sharing a picture of herself cuddling up to her grandmother Katherine Jackson, both women resting peacefully on the couch ...
Michael Jackson's children Paris, Prince and grandma Katherine reunite for ThanksgivingDaily Mail
Prince & Paris Jackson celebrate famil
- New York Times
Review: A New '42nd Street' Opens in Paris
New York Times
Monique Young as Peggy Sawyer and Dan Burton as Billy Lawlor in a scene from the musical “42nd Street” in Paris. Credit Marie-Noelle Robert. PARIS — “Musical comedy — the most glorious words in the English language!” So intones the character Julian ...
- CTV News
Fair workers block Paris plaza to save giant Ferris wheel
PARIS -- Carnival workers claimed victory after blocking a central Paris interchange Thursday to protest government orders to remove a giant Ferris wheel offering spectacular views of the city. About 100 workers parked dozens of large trucks on the ...
Why does Paris want its famous Big Wheel toppled?The Local France
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- FRANCE 24
Thwarted terror plot targeted Disneyland Paris, Champs Elysées, police say
Police sources said Thursday that five terror suspects arrested over the weekend sought to target police and intelligence headquarters, the Disneyland Paris amusement park and the Champs-Elysées boulevard in an attack planned for December 1.
Security increased at Paris police HQ on list of potential terror targetsThe Sydney Morning Heraldall 200 news articles »
Why the Paris treaty will survive and thrive during the Trump era
The Globe and Mail
The 2016 UN climate conference in Marrakesh ended last Friday with reaffirmation by nearly 200 countries of their “highest political commitment” to combatting global warming. With the landmark Paris Agreement now ratified, the conference delivered what ...
China could take leadership role in Paris climate change deal if Trump pulls US outCBC.ca
Climate collision: Paris accord the flashpo
Arsenal 2-2 Paris Saint-Germain: Gunners drop to second in Champions League group - 5 things we learned - Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk
Arsenal 2-2 Paris Saint-Germain: Gunners drop to second in Champions League group - 5 things we learned
Arsenal are set to finish runners-up in their Champions League group again this season after Paris-Saint-Germain battled back to force a draw at the Emirates. The French champions dominated the first half and took the 18th-minute lead when Edinson ...
Arsenal 2 Paris Saint-Germain 2 - Advantage PSG in battle for first as Iwobi own goal sees Gunners heldTelegraph
Man leaves Porsche in taxi rank to go to a Paris nightclub and returns to find bomb squad has blown its bonnet off - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
Man leaves Porsche in taxi rank to go to a Paris nightclub and returns to find bomb squad has blown its bonnet off
A young Parisian has learnt the hard way that he needs to respect parking rules after police bomb squad officers blew the bonnet off his €150,000 (£130,000) Porsche when he left it overnight at a taxi rank. The 25-year-old went out for an evening of ...
Bomb squad blows up Paris driver's badly-parked PorscheThe Local France
Paris driver di