Tag Archives: City: Paris

23Jan/17

First self-driving bus line opens to the public in Paris

The French capital inaugurated its first autonomous shuttle bus service as an experiment in what Paris authorities hope will be the future of public transport.

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09Jan/17

Up to 16 people arrested over Kardashian robbery

Reports say up to 16 people have been arrested across France in connection with the robbery at gunpoint of reality TV star Kim Kardashian in Paris in October. Saskia O’Donoghue reports. Continue reading

30Nov/16
Lupita Nyong'o

Pirelli calendar stars walk the red carpet at Paris gala dinner

A-list actresses Helen Mirren, Nicole Kidman, Uma Thurman and Charlotte Rampling sparkle on the red carpet at Pirelli calendar 2017 gala dinner.

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21Nov/16

Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor’s steamy Bollywood film

Stars of new Indian film ‘Befikre’ say that attitudes to intimacy on screen are changing in Bollywood.

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21Nov/16

Paris’ Champs Elysees illuminated with Christmas sparkle

Paris’ iconic Champs Elysees avenue is illuminated with its annual Christmas decorations to welcome in the festive season. Continue reading

10Nov/16

Morocco climate change conference sheds bright light on Africa

Governments meeting in Morocco are expected to produce action plans on how to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement to slow global warming and one of them is the need to develop Africa, a continent that continues to pay the price for the industries of developed nations. In Paris, they spoke about the need to electrify African countries among other actions but this conference is expected to show how they will do that despite the funding and technical challenges behind implementation.

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29Mar/16

Sleep the night surrounded by sharks at the Paris aquarium

Airbnb and the Aquarium of Paris offer contest winners a night underwater sleeping with sharks and create a research platform for “misunderstood” shark species.

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07Feb/16
Performers play the dragon dance

Worldwide celebrations for Chinese lunar New Year

China Central Television (CCTV) – Activities have been held across the world to celebrate Chinese Spring Festival, the most important festival in China.
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