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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Paris

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Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 evacuated after people holding 'airsoft' guns cause panic
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
There have now been ten deaths related to the protests since they began.
France's 'yellow vest' protests lose momentum on decisive weekend
An estimated 66,000 people took to the streets across France yesterday.
France set for more 'yellow vest' protests despite Macron concessions
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
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
World champions United States are drawn alongside Sweden, Thailand and Chile.
Over 700 arrested in early morning clashes at Paris 'yellow vest' protests
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
A number of tourist sites will be closed in Paris today ahead of more demonstrations.
Irish in Paris urged to take caution and avoid certain areas as city braced for further protests
The Department of Foreign Affairs has issued an advisory to citizens in France.
Eiffel Tower among landmarks to close as Paris braced for fresh violence this weekend
The protests have escalated into the biggest crisis of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency.
'He was so kind, we can't believe it': Tributes paid to Irish lecturer stabbed to death in Paris
The 66 year-old was killed at around 12:00pm yesterday outside the Pôle Universitaire Léonard de Vinci.
Irish lecturer stabbed to death in Paris
The French Minister for Higher Education confirmed that the man had been killed.
French Prime Minister suspends fuel hikes in bid to end 'yellow vest' protests
Hundreds were arrested last weekend when protests turned into street clashes in Paris.
Norwegian striker Hegerberg makes history by winning first women's Ballon d'Or
The 23-year-old saw off competition from players like Danish star Pernille Harder, of German club VfL Wolfsburg, and Brazil’s Marta to win the award.
The yellow vests: Dozens block fuel depot as PM to meet with protesters
Around 1,000 students shouting “Macron resign!” demonstrated in the city of Nice today – some wearing high-vis jackets.
'Wish for dialogue': France considers state of emergency over anti-government protests
263 people were injured nationwide and a trail of destruction was left around the French capital yesterday.
At least 224 people arrested and 80 injured in 'yellow vest' protests in Paris
Clashes between police and demonstrators broke out after crowds began gathering near the Arc de Triomphe.
'I was only trying to add an extra zero onto Conor's contract!'
Simon Zebo is settling happily into life in Paris but still harbours hopes of playing for Ireland.
PSG striker's apartment robbed while he was playing against Liverpool
The thiefs took around €600,000 worth of jewels and handbags from Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting’s apartment.
Paris police use tear gas and water cannon on anti-Macron tax protesters
Tens of thousands are expected on the streets of Paris today to protest against rising fuel prices and tax measures.
Trump didn't attend event honouring war dead as he 'didn't want to disrupt traffic in Paris'
The US President was criticised for not attending the event on Saturday.
French teen charged over threatening teacher with fake gun
The teenager has been charged after brandishing the fake weapon at his teacher in class.
Cooney-less Ulster face daunting task in Paris against Zebo and Racing 92
The scrum-half is missing due to a shoulder injury.
A new Löw: Germany set record for defeats in a calendar year following France loss in Paris
After a disastrous World Cup, Die Mannschaft have continued their poor run of form.
Ex-bodyguard sued over Kim Kardashian Paris robbery
She was robbed in October 2016.
Ryder Cup winners left egos at door, says vice-captain McDowell
Europe overcame USA by seven-point margin in Paris at the weekend.
'Pretty pissed off' - Tiger Woods frustrated with Ryder Cup display following three defeats
Woods was the star attraction this week in France after capping an incredible comeback season after injury with his first title since 2013 last weekend.
Bring on Sunday! Team Europe lead US 10-6 going into final day of Ryder Cup
Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari again starred for the hosts at Le Golf National.
Father of boy saved by 'Spiderman' from French balcony convicted for negligence
Mamoudou Gassama was propelled to global stardom after footage showing him rescue the boy went viral.
Fleetwood gets Guardiola support before Ryder Cup - 'He's somebody that's great to know'
Tommy Fleetwood will play in the Ryder Cup for the first time this week.
Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests for posting Islamic State atrocity photos on Twitter
Le Pen shared the gruesome images in 2015. Today, she tweeted copies of a court order telling her to undergo psychiatric evaluation.
Five people charged with murder of transgender prostitute in Paris
Hundreds of sex workers and activists marched in Paris in memory of Vanesa Campos last week
Islamic State claims responsibility after knifeman kills mother and sister near Paris
The man was was “neutralised” by police.
A French chef with 21 Michelin stars is battling his eviction from the Eiffel Tower
Alain Ducasse has run the restaurant in the tower for a decade.
Brawl between French rappers delays flights at Paris airport
Booba and Kaaris were held for questioning after the fight, which forced officials at Orly airport to shut down a departures hall.
Eiffel Tower shuts down as employees strike over ticket plan
Some 300 employees have complained that the new ticket plan is responsible for inordinately long queues.
Cleaner charged after allegations she tried to poison two babies at French creche
The 53-year-old has been accused of putting tranquilisers in their bottles.
Flight from Paris to Beijing turns back after terror false alarm
A man has been taken into custody in connection with the incident.
Pogba serenades Kanté after 500,000 welcome victorious French team on Champs-Elysees
Flyovers, presidential welcomes and raucous fans amounted to a hero’s welcome for Les Bleus.
Nearly 3,000 officers mobilised for manhunt after notorious criminal escapes Paris prison
With the help of accomplices, Redoine Faid made a daring escape from jail yesterday.