More than 400 firemen were needed to tame the inferno that consumed the roof and collapsed the spire of the eight-centuries-old cathedral.Apr 16, 2019, 17:23 PM IST
In recent months, renovation work was undertaken on the medieval cathedral and some reports cited initial investigations as revealing that the fire could have possibly been started in one of the repair areas.Apr 15, 2019, 23:07 PM IST
Last month a plot to blow up a car packed with explosives near Notre Dame cathedral was foiled.Oct 02, 2016, 22:01 PM IST
France is among the countries bombing Islamic State strongholds, and the group has urged supporters to launch more attacks on French soil.
The French Police have arrested the boyfriend of one of three women held over the discovery of a car laden with gas cylinders in Paris, sources close to the probe said on Friday.Sep 09, 2016, 18:21 PM IST
A French court on Wednesday acquitted nine members of the Femen feminist movement who were on trial over a topless protest they staged in Paris`s Notre Dame cathedral to celebrate Pope Benedict XVI`s resignation.Sep 10, 2014, 14:16 PM IST