“French Spiderman”

French Spiderman” - The man dubbed the "French Spiderman" has climbed a skyscraper in an effort to save Paris's crumbling Notre Dame cathedral. Alain Robert scaled the 185 metre-high glass-fronted building in the city's La Défense business district to raise funds needed to restore the landmark. The Archbishop of Paris is on a drive to raise more than €100 million to save the cathedral. Some 14 million people visit the 12th-century Parisian landmark every year, which is most famous in popular culture as the setting for 19th-century author Victor Hugo's The Hunchback of Notre-Dame,

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Evening Update Monday 18 November

A suspension bridge spanning the River Tarn just north of Toulouse has collapsed this morning Evening Update Monday 18 November Read More

18/11/2019

Prisoners found dead in cell

A 61-year-old man, who had been detained on Saturday in connection with an investigation into sexual assault, has been found hanged in his cell at the... Prisoners found dead in cell Read More

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His Serene Highness Prince Albert of Monaco

In an recent interview to mark Monaco’s National Day on Tuesday 19th November, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II Monaco has spoken of his memory of... His Serene Highness Prince Albert of Monaco Read More

18/11/2019

National Day of Monaco

Ahead of tomorrow’s “La Fete du Prince” or the National Day of Monaco, also known as The Sovereign Prince’s Day His Serene Highness Prince Albert of M... National Day of Monaco Read More

18/11/2019

Report on consumption of antibiotics in France

According to a report published today the consumption of antibiotics in France is stable and even decreasing but still remains too high. ... Report on consumption of antibiotics in France Read More

18/11/2019