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  • Paris stabbings were act of Islamist terrorism, says minister

    A double stabbing outside the former Paris offices of a satirical newspaper where dozens were killed in 2015 is an "act of Islamist terrorism", France's interior minister has said. Two suspects were arrested separately shortly

  • Stolen Banksy artwork found in Italy

    Police have found a famous painting by the street artist Banksy that was stolen from Paris. The painting of a girl in mourning was made in commemoration of the 2015 terrorist attack at the Bataclan concert venue. It was painted on a door of the

  • James O'Brien takes on a conspiracy theorist

    LBC host James O'Brien had a hilarious encounter with a conspiracy theorist on his show this week. The host was asking his listeners why they thought the yellow vest protests in Paris were no longer enjoying as much media coverage. One

  • Officer killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters

    Four police officers have died in a knife attack carried out by an administrator at the Paris police headquarters. The attacker was shot dead. Union official Loic Travers said the attack appears to have begun in an office and continued elsewhere

  • Paris solo trip: Why a literary hotel proved the perfect spot for a trip alone

    Reading is, for many, one of the greatest solitary pleasures – and where better to do it than at Le Pavillon des Lettres, a literary boutique hotel in the heart of Paris?

  • Michael Schumacher in Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' - media reports

    PARIS (Reuters) - Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for "secret treatment" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported. Schumacher turned 50 on Jan. 3 but has not been seen in

  • Why it's illegal to share photos of the Eiffel Tower taken at night

    If you're thinking of posting the amazing images you took of the Eiffel Tower all lit up at night, you may want to reconsider. While most tourists will happily snap away at the world-famous landmark, few will be aware of the complicated

  • Celine Dion fans are going crazy over her Paris fashion wardrobe – 'God is a woman'

    From mismatched stiletto heels to an optical illusion style “zig-zag” gown, she is turning heads in the prestigious capital.

  • Eiffel Tower closed after visitor tries to scale it

    France's Eiffel Tower has been closed to visitors after a person has tried to scale it. The Paris monument's media office said the unidentified individual tried to climb up the tourist attraction on Monday afternoon. But it was not

  • Short-circuit ‘most likely cause’ of Notre Dame fire

    Investigators think an electrical short-circuit was the most likely cause of the Notre Dame Cathedral fire, according to a French judicial police official. The official said investigators still do not have the green light to work in the cathedral

  • Search for man and child pictured playing in front of Notre Dame before fire

    A photograph of a man and child playing in front of Notre Dame an hour before the cathedral caught fire on Monday evening has inspired a search online for the subjects. Tourist Brooke Windsor took a photo of the pair appearing to dance in the

  • Seven dead in Paris apartment fire

    Seven people have been killed and at least 28 injured in a fire in a residential building in Paris. Firefighters were still searching for other victims and working to extinguish the blaze, according to spokesman Clement Cognon, of the city's

  • From Céline Dion to Kristen Stewart, all the celebrity style at Haute Couture Fashion Week 

    From Naomi Campbell‘s surprise runway return for Valentino to Viktor and Rolf’s meme-inspired dresses, Haute Couture Fashion Week has provided some serious desk-side chatter.Renowned for its dreamlike creations and purse-load of zeros price tags, the world of couture is seriously exclusive – giving the industry’s elite the perfect chance to demonstrate their sartorial prowess via the FROW.Thankfully, Céline Dion has continued to defend her position as reigning Queen of Couture this season in a series of gram-worthy outfit changes. First up, she watched the Alexandre Vauthier SS19 show unfold in a thigh-high split dress by the designer.Just a mere few hours later, she switched up the drama in a bow-embellished shirt and co-ordinating trousers for the Giorgio Armani Privé runway – where she gave the main man himself a quick post-show hug.Over at Chanel, brand ambassador Kristen Stewart stole the spotlight in a cropped jacket (in trademark bouclé of course) with metallic low-slung trousers and millennial-style sunnies to finish. Meanwhile, fellow actress Marion Cotillard demonstrated how to work the cycling short trend in the winter months with a chic quilted bum bag to hand.From rising star Rami Malek at Dior to a Valentino-clad Kristin Scott Thomas (we need her coat), here’s who wore what at Haute Couture Fashion Week.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Fashion’s ‘It’ crowd is getting younger, as Netflix’s rising stars take to the FROW at FendiFrom Naomi Campbell to David Beckham, all the celebrity style from Paris Men’s Fashion WeekBest dressed Brits: January 2019’s top celebrity fashion

  • Former French boxing champ surrenders after punching police in protest

    A former French boxing champion who was filmed landing punches on police during 'yellow vest' protests in Paris, has turned himself in. Christophe Dettinger, who was twice national light-heavyweight boxing champion, was taking part in

  • French policeman pulls gun on yellow vest protesters

    Violence has resumed on the streets of Paris this weekend - with a police officer filmed pulling a gun on "yellow vest" protesters. The cop was filmed brandishing his firearm after he and fellow officers were repeatedly attacked - and

  • French police fire tear gas at fuel price protesters in Paris

    Police in Paris fired tear gas and used water cannon to disperse protesters, who are angry over rising fuel costs and President Emmanuel Macron's economic policies in the second weekend of "yellow vest" protests that have caused

  • Instagram influencer says she was dress-coded at the Louvre: 'Picasso would have loved my outfit’

    An Instagram influencer from Australia says she was denied entry to the Louvre in Paris because of her dress.

  • A Danish prince opened the Dior show at Paris Men's Fashion Week

    The royal teenager is set to reign the fashion scene.

  • Jaguar Classic announces production of 25 iconic D-Type racers

    Jaguar has announced a new production run for its legendary D-Type race car that won the 24 Hours of Le Mans three times. An engineering prototype of the 'new' D-Type will be showcased today (Wednesday) at the Paris Salon Retromobile

  • Rare limited-edition Maserati MC12 up for auction

    An ultra-rare Maserati MC12 is set to go under the hammer in Paris tomorrow,, and could fetch as much as £2.2m. The hypercar is just one of 50 examples of the MC12

  • What is Haute Couture Fashion Week and is it still relevant in 2018?

    How does the stand-alone event tie in with the industry's transient mindset?

  • 21 weird travel facts you probably didn't know

    Thinking about your next holiday, relaxing on a beach in a far-flung destination? When you're luxuriating on that white-sand beach in the Caribbean, have you ever thought about exactly what it is you're lying on? Like us, you might have

  • Paris has opened its first nudist restaurant: would you dare to dine bare?

    Would you strip off to dine with strangers at O'naturel?

  • Tiger shot dead in Paris after escaping from circus

    A tiger has been shot and killed in Paris after escaping from a circus. The animal was spotted roaming the streets in the 15th district, just south of the Eiffel Tower, and residents called emergency services at around 6pm local time. See also:

  • Reese Witherspoon's daughter and other Hollywood offspring to make their debuts at Paris debutantes ball

    Ava Phillippe, and a gathering of other celebrity offspring, will be making their debuts at the 2017 Bal des Débutantes in November.

  • This sculpture is too explicit for the Louvre

    If you were wondering if anything was too sexually explicit for the Louvre, a museum that features plenty of art with nudity, it turns out this sculpture crosses the line. The sculpture titled the 'Domestikator' created by Atelier