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Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze

Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze

The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris hosted its first mass on Saturday exactly two months after a devastating blaze that shocked the world, with priests and worshippers wearing hard hats to protect themselves against possible falling debris.

Race on to cover Notre-Dame as rainclouds gather over Paris

Race on to cover Notre-Dame as rainclouds gather over Paris

Climbers were brought in on Tuesday to unfurl protective tarpaulins over Notre-Dame to protect it from the rain after the Parisian cathedral was left badly damaged and open to the elements by fire last week.

Suicide calls at Yellow Vest protest outrage France

Suicide calls at Yellow Vest protest outrage France

A video showing suicide calls to the police after the latest Yellow Vest protests has caused indignation in France.

Yellow vest demonstrators, police clash in Paris

Yellow vest demonstrators, police clash in Paris

Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a new wave of violence.

Notre-Dame smolders as investigation begins

Notre-Dame smolders as investigation begins

Firefighters doused the smoldering ruins of Notre-Dame with water on Tuesday, the morning after a raging inferno swept through the gothic cathedral in the heart of Paris as investigators tried to establish what started the fire.

Fire devastates Notre-Dame Cathedral, centuries-old Parisian landmark

Fire devastates Notre-Dame Cathedral, centuries-old Parisian landmark

Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames on Monday in a roaring blaze that devastated the Parisian landmark, a searing loss for the city and for France.

QIA announces relaunch of 52 Champs-Elysées

QIA announces relaunch of 52 Champs-Elysées

Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has announced the relaunch of the iconic 52 Champs-Elysees in Paris, France.

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 ...