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Eiffel Tower to get bullet-proof glass wall

A bullet-proof glass wall is to be built around the base of the Eiffel Tower as part of a plan to provide extra protection against terrorist attacks at one of the worlds most famous landmarks.

Feb 10, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Paris museums on alert as flood chaos hits France, Germany

The world`s most visited museum, Louvre said it would shut its doors Friday to evacuate artworks from its basement storage, as the nearby river began to burst its banks following days of torrential rain.

Jun 03, 2016, 04:08 AM IST

Will.I.Am records in the Louvre

Black Eyed Peas star will.I.Am recorded part of a new song in front of the Mona Lisa after being granted permission to enter the famous Louvre museum in France.

Apr 19, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Louvre workers walk off job over pickpockets

Paris` famed Louvre museum has been closed after workers walked off the job to protest what they say is the increasing problem of pickpockets at work.

Apr 10, 2013, 20:35 PM IST

Louvre opens its doors to Mexican masterpieces

An exhibition opening later this week at the Louvre, the world`s most-visited art museum, will showcase Mexican art.

Mar 07, 2013, 09:58 AM IST

Louvre museum looks for cooperation with India

The Louvre Museum in Paris, is looking to establish long-term partnerships with Indian art and culture.

Dec 04, 2011, 10:08 AM IST

Egypt breaks ties with France`s Louvre Museum

Egypt has cut all cooperation with France`s Louvre Museum until it secures the return of "stolen" Pharaonic antiquities.

Oct 07, 2009, 18:47 PM IST