Gulf Times - Paris
France fans go wild after World Cup win

France fans go wild after World Cup win

In Paris, where 90,000 people gathered next to the Eiffel Tower to watch the match on vast TV screens, there were choruses of the Marseillaise.

France marks Bastille Day with major military parade

France marks Bastille Day with major military parade

Thousands of people, many of them tourists, thronged the Champs Elysées avenue to watch the march past involving 4,290 soldiers, 220 vehicles, 250 horses, 64 jets and 30 helicopters.

Suspect in 'plot' to bomb Iran opposition in Paris handed to Belgium

Suspect in 'plot' to bomb Iran opposition in Paris handed to Belgium

A French court on Wednesday gave the green light for a suspect in an alleged bomb plot against an Iranian opposition rally to be handed over to Belgium.

After 118 years, Paris to bid ‘au revoir’ to its Metro tickets

After 118 years, Paris to bid ‘au revoir’ to its Metro tickets

They've been in use since 1900, when the Paris Metro opened for business, but soon the city's familiar rectangular tickets will become a thing of the past ...

New 'Banksy' mural appears next to Bataclan in Paris

New 'Banksy' mural appears next to Bataclan in Paris

An image of a woman veiled in mourning appeared next to the Bataclan concert hall in Paris on Monday, the latest attributed to the mysterious British street artist Banksy.

Man arrested after hostage incident in Paris

Man arrested after hostage incident in Paris

Police rescued two hostages and arrested a man at a small business in central Paris on Tuesday after he demanded to be put in touch with the Iranian Embassy to deliver a message to the French government, authorities said.

Paris police evacuate two more migrant camps

Paris police evacuate two more migrant camps

Paris police on Monday began evacuating around 1,000 migrants from two makeshift camps in the city, five days after another 1,000 were taken to temporary lodgings.

Police clear Paris camp as migrant debate flares in France

Police clear Paris camp as migrant debate flares in France

Security forces cleared more than 1,000 people from a sprawling migrant camp in the French capital on Wednesday, the latest in a series of episodes that have thrust the issue of illegal immigration back into the spotlight.

Paris 'spider-man' migrant who saved child to meet Macron

Paris 'spider-man' migrant who saved child to meet Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron is on Monday due to meet the young Malian migrant who scaled a Paris apartment block to save a child dangling from a balcony, sources in the Elysee Palace said.

Attacks in Indonesia and Paris condemned

Attacks in Indonesia and Paris condemned

Qatar strongly condemned the attacks that targeted three churches in Indonesia, leaving several dead and injured.

One person killed in Paris knife attack, attacker shot dead

One person killed in Paris knife attack, attacker shot dead

A man killed a passer-by in a knife attack in the heart of Paris and injured four others before being shot dead by police, French authorities said.

Thousands of anti-Macron protesters take to streets of Paris

Thousands of anti-Macron protesters take to streets of Paris

Several thousand people marched through the streets of Paris on Saturday to protest against Emmanuel Macron and his politics, ahead of the first anniversary of the French president's election.