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Knife attacker shot dead at police headquarters in Paris: Reports

A knife-wielding attacker has killed at least four police officers during an attack on central police headquarters in the French capital, Paris, according to local officials. The perpetrator of Thursday's attack was shot dead by police at the scene. It was not immediately clear what the assailant's motive was. Union official Loic Travers said the…

Kylie Jenner ‘rushed to hospital’ as she’s forced to cancel Paris...

Kylie Jenner ‘has been rushed to hospital with intense illness’ (Picture: Rex)Kylie Jenner is thought to have been rushed to hospital with an ‘intense illness’. The 22-year-old has been suffering with ‘severe, flu-like’ symptoms for the last few days, and reportedly went in to get treatment this week. Insiders told TMZ she had come down…

Neymar: Barcelona ‘did everything possible’ to re-sign Paris Saint-Germain forward

Neymar was booed by the Paris Saint-Germain fans throughout his first appearance of the season against Strasbourg on SaturdayBarcelona "did everything possible" to try and sign Neymar this summer but think his club Paris Saint-Germain "never wanted to sell him," according to the Catalan side's chief executive. The Brazil international was repeatedly linked with a…

Transport workers’ pension strike brings Paris to a standstill

A massive strike has brought much of Paris' public transport to a halt as unions protest pension reforms in the biggest transport strike in the city for more than a decade. Ten of the city's 16 metro lines were closed on Friday, while buses and trams were also affected, prompting long queues of traffic in…

3 charts that show Neymar has been a massive waste of...

Neymar became the most expensive soccer player in history when he joined Paris Saint Germain in the summer of 2017. He was supposed to be the club's superstar player, but instead he's been a massive waste of money. The French giant paid $250 million for the Brazilian, who signed a five year, $784,000-per-week contract, becoming…

Over $560m pledged to restore Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Paris, France - Hours after a massive fire ravaged the Notre Dame Cathedral, an outpouring of financial support has seen private donors pledging more than half a billion euros ($564m) towards the restoration of the Parisian landmark. The full extent of the damage has yet to be assessed, but the world-famous icon of Gothic architecture potentially faces many…

‘The only hero is the people’: Algerians in Paris celebrate

Paris, France - For a few hours on Sunday, the Place de la Republique was a sea of Algerian and indigenous Amazigh flags. Thousands of protesters gathered here for the seventh consecutive week, this time demanding the departure of key allies of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who quit in early April after weeks of massive popular demonstrations…

Olympic Games: Breakdancing moves step closer to Paris 2024 inclusion

Russia's Sergei Chernyshev, competing under the nickname Bumblebee, won breaking gold at the 2018 Youth OlympicsBreakdancing has moved a step closer to being part of the Paris 2024 Olympics after its inclusion was recommended by the International Olympic Committee's Executive Board. Along with surfing, climbing and skateboarding, 'breaking' was proposed by Paris organisers in February.…

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