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France says Notre Dame attack an 'isolated act'

The attack on a French police officer outside Paris's famed Notre Dame cathedral by a hammer-wielding man was an "isolated act," government spokesman Christophe Castaner said Wednesday, AFP reported.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

French police shoot attacker outside Notre Dame in Paris

French police shot and injured a man who attacked an officer with a hammer outside Paris's Notre Dame cathedral on Tuesday, while shouting "this is for Syria".

Jun 06, 2017, 23:06 PM IST

Paris `wee-wee ladies` lose right to urgent hearing on dismissal

A Paris tribunal on Tuesday rejected an urgent appeal from six toilet attendants known as "wee-wee ladies" who say they were unfairly fired by managers transforming their workplaces into trendy "boutique restrooms".

Sep 29, 2015, 15:57 PM IST

Paris to break hearts with removal of a million 'love locks'

Too much love can be a bad thing: Paris city officials, exasperated with lovers sealing their passion by clipping padlocks all over the city, are set to remove 45 tonnes of the locks next week.

May 29, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

Daisies sprout in King Richard I`s heart: Study

King Richard I is the 12th-century warrior whose bravery during the Third Crusade gained him the moniker Lionheart.

Mar 01, 2013, 08:18 AM IST