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Paris’s Eiffel Tower evacuated, operator confirms
World

Paris’s Eiffel Tower evacuated, operator confirms

Paris’s Eiffel Tower has been evacuated, a spokesman for the company operating it told Reuters on Wednesday, confirming a security…
Global landmarks go dark for Earth Hour
Environment

Global landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

The UN headquarters in New York, the pyramids of Egypt and Rio’s Christ the Redeemer statue were among top world…
From outrage to icon: Paris marks 30 years of Louvre’s pyramid
World

From outrage to icon: Paris marks 30 years of Louvre’s pyramid

It was once decried as an architectural “obscenity”, but as the Louvre’s glass pyramid turns 30 on Friday, it has…
Eiffel Tower switches off lights in solidarity with Egypt
Egypt

Eiffel Tower switches off lights in solidarity with Egypt

France announced on Friday evening that it would turn off the lights of the Eiffel Tower in solidarity with the…
France opens terror probe against Eiffel Tower attacker
World

France opens terror probe against Eiffel Tower attacker

French prosecutors have launched a terror investigation into the knife-wielding teenager who tried to breach security at the Eiffel Tower…
What a rush: Zipping the lines off the Eiffel Tower
Travel

What a rush: Zipping the lines off the Eiffel Tower

What could possibly go wrong? I was 122 meters (400 feet) up on the Eiffel Tower, with Paris spread out…
Macron hosts Putin in latest diplomatic test
World

Macron hosts Putin in latest diplomatic test

France’s President Emmanuel Macron and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday held their first meeting since the French leader came…
Paris to build protective glass walls at the Eiffel Tower
Life & Style

Paris to build protective glass walls at the Eiffel Tower

Paris is planning to erect two glass walls near the base of the Eiffel Tower in an effort to keep…
Why the Eiffel Tower just went dark
Life & Style

Why the Eiffel Tower just went dark

Paris' iconic Eiffel Tower went dark Wednesday in a show of solidarity with the people of Aleppo.
‘French Spider-Man’ climbs Paris building in latest stint
Life & Style

‘French Spider-Man’ climbs Paris building in latest stint

Alain Robert, also known as the “French Spider-Man”, climbed to the top of a 36-floor building in Paris' business district…
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