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Police in Paris believe short-circuit was to blame for Notre Dame blaze
# Aftermath
# Aftermath

Police in Paris believe short-circuit was to blame for Notre Dame blaze

Apr 18th 2019, 7:24 PM 18,594 Views 38 Comments

A police official said investigators made an initial assessment of the cathedral on Wednesday.

IOC pledge €500,000 to help ensure Notre Dame ready for Paris 2024
# Olympics
From The42
# Olympics

IOC pledge €500,000 to help ensure Notre Dame ready for Paris 2024

Apr 18th 2019, 3:29 PM 6,955 Views 17 Comments

The Olympics take place in the French city in five years time.

Scammers are calling and emailing people asking for Notre-Dame donations
# France
# France

Scammers are calling and emailing people asking for Notre-Dame donations

Apr 18th 2019, 7:16 AM 13,285 Views 29 Comments

The French Heritage Foundation is accepting donations only through its website; it’s so far collected €13 million.

France launches international contest to help design rebuild of Notre Dame
# Old Lady Of Paris
# Old Lady Of Paris

France launches international contest to help design rebuild of Notre Dame

Apr 17th 2019, 3:09 PM 21,241 Views 65 Comments

There’s also growing unease about the vast sums pledged by donors for the rebuild.

'We can do it': Macron wants Notre Dame rebuilt 'within five years'
# Paris
# Paris

'We can do it': Macron wants Notre Dame rebuilt 'within five years'

Apr 16th 2019, 9:53 PM 20,276 Views 43 Comments

Experts have said it could take significantly longer than the French President’s timeframe.

Notre Dame fire: Investigations focus on construction work as world reacts to devastation
# Paris
# Paris

Notre Dame fire: Investigations focus on construction work as world reacts to devastation

Updated Apr 16th 2019, 1:14 PM 60,621 Views 63 Comments

The building is said to “holding up well” despite the huge blaze.

French billionaires pledge hundreds of millions of euro to help rebuild Notre Dame
# Paris
# Paris

French billionaires pledge hundreds of millions of euro to help rebuild Notre Dame

Apr 16th 2019, 10:39 AM 33,983 Views 84 Comments

The restoration is expected to take a number of years.

Firefighters put out blaze at revered Al-Aqsa Mosque at same time as Notre Dame fire
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Firefighters put out blaze at revered Al-Aqsa Mosque at same time as Notre Dame fire

Apr 16th 2019, 7:55 AM 74,248 Views 12 Comments

The fire broke out in the guards’ room but no one was injured.

Notre Dame main structure 'saved' after blaze engulfs Paris cathedral
# France
# France

Notre Dame main structure 'saved' after blaze engulfs Paris cathedral

Updated Apr 15th 2019, 10:48 PM 161,133 Views 151 Comments

Video footage from the scene shows the iconic spire collapsing.

A 'terrible catastrophe': The world reacts to the burning of Notre Dame
# Iconic
# Iconic

A 'terrible catastrophe': The world reacts to the burning of Notre Dame

Apr 15th 2019, 9:58 PM 27,897 Views 39 Comments

‘I would like to express the feelings of solidarity of the Irish people with the people of France.’

France jails 'jihadist' woman (22) accused over foiled 2016 terror attack in Paris
# Ines Madani
# Ines Madani

France jails 'jihadist' woman (22) accused over foiled 2016 terror attack in Paris

Apr 12th 2019, 10:46 PM 214,191 Views 0 Comments

Madani was jailed for encouraging would-be jihadists to go to Syria and participate in attacks against France.

'Every player has to perform at the top level. At his best, Pogba can run a game like this'
# Match Winner
From The42
# Match Winner

'Every player has to perform at the top level. At his best, Pogba can run a game like this'

Apr 9th 2019, 4:09 PM 4,005 Views 9 Comments

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed the talismanic midfielder to rise to the occasion in the Champions League quarter-finals this week.

Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris

Apr 3rd 2019, 6:30 PM 4,154 Views 4 Comments

The 78-year-old was being treated for ‘a light fever’ prior to the long flight back to his home country.

Emmanuel Macron: 'We will never abandon Ireland or the Irish people, no matter what'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Emmanuel Macron: 'We will never abandon Ireland or the Irish people, no matter what'

Apr 2nd 2019, 3:28 PM 42,101 Views 118 Comments

Varadkar is in Paris for a meeting with Macron to discuss the latest Brexit developments.

French yellow vests stage 20th week of protests as banks call for end for violence
# Gilets Jaunes
# Gilets Jaunes

French yellow vests stage 20th week of protests as banks call for end for violence

Mar 30th 2019, 3:40 PM 13,960 Views 51 Comments

The demonstrations began in November of last year.

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris
# Roma
# Roma

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris

Mar 30th 2019, 11:00 AM 15,263 Views 24 Comments

A court hearing referred to the incident this week as “collective hysteria”.

Roma in France attacked over false 'white van' kidnap rumours
# Paris
# Paris

Roma in France attacked over false 'white van' kidnap rumours

Mar 27th 2019, 9:50 PM 21,407 Views 29 Comments

Police arrested 20 people following attacks on Monday night on Roma people.

French yellow vest marches enter 19th weekend, as protestors banned from Champs-Elysées
# Week 19
# Week 19

French yellow vest marches enter 19th weekend, as protestors banned from Champs-Elysées

Mar 23rd 2019, 7:13 PM 15,433 Views 42 Comments

More than 100 businesses were damaged last week weekend in Paris during yellow vest riots.

Paris police chief fired following yellow vest riots on Champs-Elysées
# Paris
# Paris

Paris police chief fired following yellow vest riots on Champs-Elysées

Mar 18th 2019, 6:29 PM 33,783 Views 42 Comments

About 5,000 police were deployed in the capital on Saturday to deal with the protests.

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris
# Gilets Jaunes
# Gilets Jaunes

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris

Mar 16th 2019, 3:23 PM 23,428 Views 59 Comments

French police said more than 80 people had been arrested by mid-afternoon.

Man United fan stabbed in Paris taxi after Champions League win
# Hospitalised
From The42
# Hospitalised

Man United fan stabbed in Paris taxi after Champions League win

Mar 8th 2019, 12:00 PM 22,303 Views 24 Comments

The man underwent surgery after the incident and the club say they are ‘shocked’ to learn the news.

Scotland playmaker Russell ruled out of France clash
# Big Loss
From The42
# Big Loss

Scotland playmaker Russell ruled out of France clash

Feb 19th 2019, 10:59 AM 4,985 Views 3 Comments

The Racing 92 out-half will miss Saturday’s game in Paris due to a head injury.

Yellow Vest protester's hand 'blown off' during violent clashes in Paris
# Grenade
# Grenade

Yellow Vest protester's hand 'blown off' during violent clashes in Paris

Feb 9th 2019, 7:09 PM 31,387 Views 81 Comments

Witnesses said the injured man was photographing the protest.

Two French officers sentenced to 7 years in jail for raping tourist at police headquarters
# Paris
# Paris

Two French officers sentenced to 7 years in jail for raping tourist at police headquarters

Jan 31st 2019, 9:15 PM 45,762 Views 27 Comments

Nicolas Redouane and Antoine Quirin had denied rape, and said the sex was consensual.

10,000 attend 'red scarf' march in Paris against 'yellow vest' violence
# Red Scarves
# Red Scarves

10,000 attend 'red scarf' march in Paris against 'yellow vest' violence

Jan 27th 2019, 7:00 PM 25,855 Views 79 Comments

The crowds marched in rain from the Place de la Nation square to the Bastille monument.

Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan
# Stolen
# Stolen

Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan

Jan 27th 2019, 1:23 PM 25,214 Views 30 Comments

The work along with other similarly-themed paintings popped up in Paris last June.

Chris Brown released without charge following Paris rape allegation
# Paris
# Paris

Chris Brown released without charge following Paris rape allegation

Updated Jan 22nd 2019, 9:42 PM 45,959 Views 44 Comments

Brown was detained on potential charges of aggravated rape in the French capital yesterday.

Fourth person confirmed dead in Paris bakery explosion after body found in rubble
# Gas Leak
# Gas Leak

Fourth person confirmed dead in Paris bakery explosion after body found in rubble

Jan 13th 2019, 12:47 PM 7,288 Views 0 Comments

Two firefighters and a Spanish tourist were also killed in the explosion yesterday.

Colombia-themed bar in Paris where waiters wear bullet-proof vests accused of glamorising drug trade
# Medellín
# Medellín

Colombia-themed bar in Paris where waiters wear bullet-proof vests accused of glamorising drug trade

Jan 12th 2019, 7:30 PM 45,240 Views 14 Comments

Medellin opened last November near the Champs-Elysees.

Third person confirmed dead following powerful explosion at Paris bakery
# Gas Leak
# Gas Leak

Third person confirmed dead following powerful explosion at Paris bakery

Updated Jan 12th 2019, 2:35 PM 44,407 Views 17 Comments

Around 200 firefighters were mobilised to battle a fire at the bakery before the explosion happened.

Former pro boxer arrested after attack on police officers during Paris yellow vest protest
# Paris
# Paris

Former pro boxer arrested after attack on police officers during Paris yellow vest protest

Jan 7th 2019, 1:36 PM 17,616 Views 0 Comments

The ex-boxer has been identified by French media as 37-year-old Christophe Dettinger.

France's 'yellow vest' protesters return to the streets
# Gilet Jaunes
# Gilet Jaunes

France's 'yellow vest' protesters return to the streets

Jan 5th 2019, 6:15 PM 13,081 Views 64 Comments

Around a thousand protesters gathered on the Champs-Elysees in central Paris.

Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 evacuated after people holding 'airsoft' guns cause panic
# Panic
# Panic

Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 evacuated after people holding 'airsoft' guns cause panic

Dec 26th 2018, 12:21 PM 17,505 Views 5 Comments

Passengers were evacuated from Terminal 2 for around 45 minutes after the incident.

Driver killed after car crashes at 'yellow vest' roadblock in southern France
# Perpignan
# Perpignan

Driver killed after car crashes at 'yellow vest' roadblock in southern France

Dec 22nd 2018, 11:56 AM 15,405 Views 14 Comments

There have now been ten deaths related to the protests since they began.

France's 'yellow vest' protests lose momentum on decisive weekend
# Yellow Vest
# Yellow Vest

France's 'yellow vest' protests lose momentum on decisive weekend

Dec 16th 2018, 8:14 AM 13,664 Views 29 Comments

An estimated 66,000 people took to the streets across France yesterday.

France set for more 'yellow vest' protests despite Macron concessions
# Protests
# Protests

France set for more 'yellow vest' protests despite Macron concessions

Dec 15th 2018, 7:46 AM 9,489 Views 42 Comments

In a bid to end the protests, Macron has cancelled the planned fuel tax hikes and offered a rise in the minimum wage.

Over 1,700 arrested in latest 'yellow vest' protests in France
# Protests
# Protests

Over 1,700 arrested in latest 'yellow vest' protests in France

Updated Dec 9th 2018, 11:15 AM 25,541 Views 90 Comments

Protesters set fire to cars, burned barricades and smashed windows in pockets of violence across the city.

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group
# PARIS 2019
From The42
# PARIS 2019

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group

Dec 8th 2018, 7:03 PM 3,173 Views 0 Comments

World champions United States are drawn alongside Sweden, Thailand and Chile.

Over 700 arrested in early morning clashes at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
# Gilets Jaunes
# Gilets Jaunes

Over 700 arrested in early morning clashes at Paris 'yellow vest' protests

Updated Dec 8th 2018, 2:08 PM 34,851 Views 110 Comments

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said 481 people had been detained in Paris.

Tourist sites closed and 8,000 police officers deployed to prevent repeat of 'yellow vest' riot
# Paris
# Paris

Tourist sites closed and 8,000 police officers deployed to prevent repeat of 'yellow vest' riot

Dec 8th 2018, 6:30 AM 8,372 Views 32 Comments

A number of tourist sites will be closed in Paris today ahead of more demonstrations.