France foils Islamist terror plot to blow up Eiffel Tower and the Louvre

A TERROR plot to blow up the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum and a nuclear power plant has been foiled by police in France......»»

Category: topSource: expressApr 21st, 2017

France foils Islamist terror plot to blow up Eiffel Tower and the Louvre

A TERROR plot to blow up the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum and a nuclear power plant has been foiled by police in France......»»

Category: topSource: expressApr 21st, 2017

Paris dresses up Eiffel Tower with lights for fashion week

Paris is dressing up its Eiffel Tower with a colorful lights show marking this week's womenswear catwalk shows. The French fashion capital, home to some of the world's most renowned design houses such as Chanel and Dior, has been covered with posters read.....»»

Category: fashionSource: yahooOct 5th, 2015

Eiffel Tower lit up specially for Paris Fashion Week

The Eiffel Tower dresses up with a colourful light show specially designed for Paris Fashion Week. Rough Cut - no reporter narration......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 5th, 2015

Daring tourists "step into the void" at Eiffel Tower

Tourists in the Eiffel Tower face their fear of heights by stepping on a new glass floor 57 meters above ground. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 13th, 2014

Trojan Horse report finds 'hardline Islamist ethos' in schools

A LEAKED report into the alleged 'Trojan Horse' plot in Birmingham schools has found evidence of "co-ordinated, deliberate and sustained" efforts to introduce an "intolerant and aggressive Islamist ethos.".....»»

Category: topSource: expressApr 6th, 2017

Disneyland"s Tower of Terror making way for "Guardians" ride

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — "The Twilight Zone" is ceding way to "Guardians of the Galaxy" on Disneyland's popular Tower of Terror ride, but a change that could be seen as a victory for millennials' pop culture over baby boomers.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 24th, 2016

Louvre Abu Dhabi opening further delayed to 2017: sources

By Stanley Carvalho ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The official opening of the Abu Dhabi branch of France's Louvre museum has been postponed to 2017 due to pending construction work, the latest setback for the long-delayed project, three sources said on Thursday. .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooNov 7th, 2016

Watch a "lost" Le Brun painting be restored at the Louvre Lens Museum

Until August 12, visitors to the Louvre Lens Museum -- a regional branch of the world famous Paris museum in northern France that opened in 2012 -- can watch the live restauration of a Le Brun painting, previously believed lost for almost 200 years. The .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 13th, 2017

Rihanna Taking Paris Leads Today’s Star Sightings

She’s back, y’all. With an album on the way and a multi-year partnership with Puma secured under her belt, Rihanna is working hard and living large. On Thursday, the songstress was spotted by the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. According to rep.....»»

Category: topSource: celebuzzDec 21st, 2014

Kim Kardashian"s Bachelorette Party in Paris - See All the Pics Here!

Kim Kardashian poses with her best gal pals outside of the Eiffel Tower during her Bachelorette party on Thursday evening (May 22) in Paris, France. The 33-year-old was joined for her party by sisters Khloe, Kendall and Kylie as well as good pals LaLa Ant.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredMay 23rd, 2014

Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Shuttle Family Around Paris

The streets of Paris, France are likely more congested than ever now that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have flown their families into town for their wedding. On Thursday, the “Disaster Movie” actress hit up the Eiffel Tower with her BFF Jonathan Ch.....»»

Category: topSource: celebrity-gossipMay 22nd, 2014

Three guilty of terror plot to kill "Mad Dog" Adair

THREE men have been convicted of a terror plot to murder former Ulster Loyalist leader Johnny "Mad Dog" Adair......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 21st, 2015

'What adaptor do I need?' Terror group Isis advise extremist Britons travelling to Iraq

RADICAL Islamist militants are dishing out online travel tips for would-be British jihadists hoping to join terror campaigns in Iraq and Syria......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 26th, 2017

First mass school shooting of TV age recounted in "Tower" movie

The documentary "Tower" tells the story of Austin's 1966 clock tower shooting. Rough cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 1st, 2016

Italian, US artists to create works for Louvre Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi's Louvre museum said on Sunday it was commissioning renowned artists Giuseppe Penone and Jenny Holzer to create artworks to be displayed at its grand opening next year. Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel and built at a cost of half a .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooNov 14th, 2016

Louvre and Rijksmuseum to share Rembrandts bought from Rothschild

By Laetitia Volga PARIS (Reuters) - A pair of Rembrandt portraits owned privately for more than 130 years went on public display in Paris on Thursday, bought under shared ownership by the French capital's Louvre museum and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterda.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMar 14th, 2016

Kim Kardashian"s Bachelorette Party Goes Nipples Out at the Louvre

Kim Kardashian took her girls out for the bachelorette party ... and at least one of 'em whipped out her girls -- yes, we're talking boobs.KK and 7 other chicks -- including BFF Brittny Gastineau -- rolled up to the Louvre last night to take group….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzMay 23rd, 2014

Louvre reopens after flooding, as cost of rain damage mounts

PARIS (AP) — The Louvre and the Orsay, the premier museums of Paris, have reopened after an emergency closure last week to move masterpieces to higher ground during the city's worst flooding in decades......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 8th, 2016

Paris shuts down metro line, Louvre might follow as Seine rises

PARIS (Reuters) - Paris prepared to close an underground metro line as water levels in the river Seine kept rising, and staff at the Louvre museum were told the venue was likely to close too. The RER C suburban metro line will be closed within Paris from .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJun 5th, 2016

Louvre stays top of annual art museum ranking

Paris's Louvre remains the world's most visited art museum according to a 2014 ranking, while London's National Gallery and Seoul's National Museum also had a year to celebrate......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooApr 8th, 2015