More than 9,000 anti-G7 protesters joined a mass march across the French-Spanish border on Saturday as world leaders arrived for a summit in Biarritz just hours after activists clashed with police.
French authorities arrested five people for encouraging attacks on a hotel slated to accommodate police during this weekend’s G7 summit, sources said on Tuesday, as more than 13,000 members of the security forces prepared to deploy for the event.
When Macron pointed to the floor - where feet belong - Boris then said "sorry" with a wave and laugh.
Sheikh Mohamed prayed to Allah Almighty to bestow good health on the Emir of Kuwait and to bless his country.
US President Donald Trump threatened his French hosts with taxes on their wines on Friday as he headed to a G7 summit in France with a series of parting shots, including another broadside
It seems the cruellest of ironies: an edifice constructed over the span of centuries, consumed by flames and streamed in real time to an audience of hundreds of millions.
This year is on track to be among the hottest ever and that would make 2015-2019 the world’s hottest five-year period on record, as per the World Meteorological Organization, and yet it is shocking that world leaders have failed to recognise the urgency of addressing climate change as a main priority.
The French, who know a thing or two about the bold reinvention of architectural landmarks (consider I.M. Pei’s once-despised, now-iconic Louvre Pyramid), have announced an international design competition to restore or redesign the destroyed spire of Notre Dame cathedral.
The horrific image of flames consuming the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral has already become a powerful symbol for those who endorse French and European unity — and for those who proclaim Europe’s decline.
Why should anyone care about a fire in Paris when we all have more immediate problems closer to home? I’d just finished grading papers, sitting in a rare moment of silence in my office at work, when one of my students came in and said “Notre Dame is burning.”