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Anti-Congo regime protesters set fires in Paris

Anti-Congo regime protesters set fires in Paris

Paris police arrested dozens of protesters on Friday who burnt scooters and bins outside a concert venue hosting a Congolese singer they accuse of giving a voice to the Kinshasa regime.

Teacher confirmed as first French coronavirus death

Teacher confirmed as first French coronavirus death

A 60-year-old teacher who died in Paris after falling ill with the new coronavirus has become the first French casualty of the illness, health officials said Wednesday

French police shoot dead man near Paris after fatal stabbing

French police shoot dead man near Paris after fatal stabbing

French police shot dead a man near Paris on Friday after he went on the rampage with a knife in a park, killing one person and seriously wounding two more, a French broadcaster reported.

Protesters clash with police at key Paris rail terminal

Protesters clash with police at key Paris rail terminal

Protesters scuffled with police at the Gare de Lyon station in Paris on Monday and union leaders threatened to ramp up action at oil facilities as a nationwide strike against government pension reforms went into a 19th day.

French tractors roll into Paris to protest ‘agri-bashing’

French tractors roll into Paris to protest ‘agri-bashing’

Up to a thousand tractors will block roads in Paris on Wednesday as French farmers protest against government policies and international trade agreements which they say are hurting their businesses and living standards.

Thousands march in France to protest alarming femicide levels

Thousands march in France to protest alarming femicide levels

Thousands rallied in Paris on Saturday to seek an end to gender violence and femicide in a country where at least 116 women have been killed by current or former partners this year,

Culture minister participates in Unesco forum in Paris

Culture minister participates in Unesco forum in Paris

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanim bin Nasser al-Ali participated in the Consultative Forum of Ministers of Culture held during the 40th session of the General Conference ...

French 'yellow vests' shut down top Paris department store

French 'yellow vests' shut down top Paris department store

French ‘yellow vest’ demonstrators occupied a top Parisian department store on Sunday, a day after clashes in the capital on the first anniversary of the protest movement.

Paris police use tear gas, water cannon on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary

Paris police use tear gas, water cannon on 'yellow vest' protests anniversary

French police used a water cannon and fired tear gas in Paris on Saturday to drive back protesters marking the first anniversary of anti-government ‘yellow vest’ demonstrations.

Police remove more than 1,600 migrants from Paris tent camps

Police remove more than 1,600 migrants from Paris tent camps

Paris police cleared two migrant camps in northern Paris and the inner suburb of Saint Denis on Thursday morning.

Amir arrives in Paris to attend Chirac's funeral

Amir arrives in Paris to attend Chirac's funeral

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Paris on Sunday evening to attend the national funeral of former French president Jacques Chirac which will be held on Monday.

Thousands queue to bid farewell to Chirac in Paris

Thousands queue to bid farewell to Chirac in Paris

Thousands lined up in rainy weather in Paris on Sunday to bid farewell to the late French president, Jacques Chirac, who was lying in state at the Invalides military hospital.