Gulf Times - Paris
HBKU Press to participate in London and Paris book fairs

HBKU Press to participate in London and Paris book fairs

Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) is participating in two of the most influential book fairs in the European region: the London Book Fair 2019 and Salon Livre Paris 2019 (the Paris Book Fair) LBF2019.

Qatar attends International Agricultural Show in Paris

Qatar attends International Agricultural Show in Paris

Qatar is participating in the 56th Paris International Agricultural Show 2019 (SIMA). Qatar's delegation to the event is headed by HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaie.

'Yellow vest' protests condemned for anti-Semitic abuse, anti-police attacks

'Yellow vest' protests condemned for anti-Semitic abuse, anti-police attacks

French officials on Sunday strongly condemned anti-Semitic abuse and anti-police attacks by some "yellow vest" demonstrators as up to 2,000 of them gathered in central Paris to embark on a third month of the anti-government protests.

Eurostar train delays as WWII bomb made safe in Paris

Eurostar train delays as WWII bomb made safe in Paris

Several Eurostar trains heading for London were cancelled or delayed Sunday in Paris, and 1,800 people temporarily evacuated from their homes, as bomb disposal experts made safe a World War II bomb, police said.

Qatar can match top global art destinations, says expert

Qatar can match top global art destinations, says expert

Arts and culture connoisseurs need not only look at Paris and New York but also to Qatar, which can match what other top international art destinations could offer, according to one of the founders of Pallas Art ...

10 dead in Paris apartment block fire, police suspect arson

10 dead in Paris apartment block fire, police suspect arson

At least 10 people died and 30 were injured in an overnight blaze at an apartment block in Paris that police suspect was deliberately started by a female resident, officials and firefighters said Tuesday.

'Yellow vest' leader 'handicapped for life' by protest injury: lawyer

'Yellow vest' leader 'handicapped for life' by protest injury: lawyer

A prominent French anti-government "yellow vest" activist, badly injured in the eye at a protest, was struck with one of the controversial rubber bullets used by police, his lawyer said Sunday.

'The Majlis – Cultures in Dialogue' moves to Paris

'The Majlis – Cultures in Dialogue' moves to Paris

Following its successful voyage to the Grandmaster's Palace in Valetta, Malta and to Unesco headquarters in Paris, ‘The Majlis – Cultures in Dialogue’ has moved to its next and third stop – Institut Du Monde Arabe in Paris, where it will remain on view through March 10, 2019.

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

The discovery of the body of another victim after a weekend explosion in central Paris brought the death count to four, according to the state attorney's office on Sunday.

Paris police arrest 24 as French Yellow Vest protesters gather anew

Paris police arrest 24 as French Yellow Vest protesters gather anew

Twenty-four arrests were made in Paris before the start of fresh protests from the so-called "Yellow Vest" movement on Saturday in the capital and further afield.

Two dead in Paris gas blast amid lockdown for yellow-vest protests

Two dead in Paris gas blast amid lockdown for yellow-vest protests

Two firefighters died and nearly people 50 were injured in a massive gas explosion that gutted the ground floor of a building in a central Paris shopping district on Saturday, authorities said.

French 'yellow vests' keep up pressure on unrepentant Macron

French 'yellow vests' keep up pressure on unrepentant Macron

French 'yellow vest' protesters marched through Paris and other cities on Saturday to highlight their struggle to make ends meet, a day after President Emmanuel Macron's government hardened its stance against them.