Tag archive for ‘Paris’
By news On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Emmanuel Macron: Pierre Laurent rips into French President | World | News

Pierre Laurent said the French president had fooled the French into voting him into power by posing as a modernist.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Mr Laurent said: “Hello More...

By news On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Wilde’s struggle has echoes in some countries today, says Happy Prince director Everett

BERLIN (Reuters) – British actor Rupert Everett said his Berlinale entry about the exile of Irish playwright Oscar Wilde in the 1890s was an expression of homosexuals’ tragedy which is still present in More...

By news On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Boarding now for a flight from Tokyo to Paris that never takes off

TOKYO (Reuters) – Fasten your seatbelts for a flight departing to Paris, and never leave the ground. That’s exactly what 12 passengers did at First Airlines in central Tokyo this week, where they relaxed More...

By news On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

French start-up Sigfox faces 5G juggernaut in Internet of Things

PARIS (Reuters) – French start-up Sigfox, which builds networks to connect washing machines and other objects to the internet, says it is struggling to meet its growth targets due to high expectations for More...

By news On Monday, February 12th, 2018

‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Tops Box Office With $38.8 Million, ‘Peter Rabbit’ Hops to $25 Million

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) – Universal’s opening of “Fifty Shades Freed” is dominating North American moviegoing this weekend with a solid $38.8 million at 3,678 locations as cinemas await the arrival More...

By news On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Emmanuel Macron’s Corsica visit sparks wave of separatist protest marches against France | World | News

There are rising fears that France will suffer an onsalught of violence on the streets, as nationalists in Corsica become increasingly fed up with the French establishment. French President Emmanuel Macron will More...

By news On Sunday, February 4th, 2018

Harvey Weinstein: British police probe movie mogul as Uma Thurman speaks out | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

The Hollywood star has hinted previously she was a victim of the disgraced movie mogul. Sources said British police are looking at two other allegations. More than 60 women, including Cara Delevingne and Gwyneth More...

By news On Monday, January 29th, 2018

‘I am a stable genius,’ Donald Trump says

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said he was a stable genius and that he eats good quality food. When asked by Britain’s ITV about his health and some perceptions that he was insane and physically More...

By news On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Jean Paul Gaultier gets into swing of the 60s on Paris catwalk

PARIS (Reuters) – Psychedelic swirls, Beatles-style bobs in vibrant colors and plenty of swishing fringes filled Jean Paul Gaultier’s runway on Wednesday, in a celebration of the 1960s designed in homage More...

By news On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

Louvre shuts Islamic art display due to rising river Seine

PARIS (Reuters) – The Louvre museum in Paris closed its basement display of Islamic art on Wednesday following a sharp rise in the level of the river Seine, which has been swollen by weeks of heavy rain. More...