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What’s behind the increasing cases of gang violence in Paris?

France has been alarmed over recent weeks by a spate of killings of young people in gang violence in the Paris region during the school holidays. Experts say that the role of social media and the economic effects of the Covid-19 crisis are major factors behind this phenomenon. The most recent killing to shake France was that … Continue reading What’s behind the increasing cases of gang violence in Paris?

Breakdancing added to Paris 2024 Olympics

Breakdancing is to make its Olympic debut at the 2024 games in Paris, the International Olympic Committee has announced. The sport, referred to as 'breaking', is confirmed as part of the event programme along with skateboarding, climbing and surfing, which will be retained after debuting at the Tokyo Games in 2021. It was proposed by Paris organisers almost two years ago … Continue reading Breakdancing added to Paris 2024 Olympics

French court to prosecute 2 policemen for allegedly raping tourist

  Two French policemen will face trial for their alleged involvement in the rape of a Canadian tourist. Local media reports confirm the accused police officers gang-raped their victim at Paris police headquarters. The alleged rapists worked as anti-gang policemen and have been verified to be members of the BRI force. In her statement to … Continue reading French court to prosecute 2 policemen for allegedly raping tourist

Paris bakery explosion kills 2 firemen, injures dozens

French authorities said two firefighters were killed and 47 people injured in a powerful explosion and fire apparently caused by a gas leak at a Paris bakery Saturday that blasted out windows and overturned cars. Firefighters pulled injured victims from windows and evacuated residents as smoke billowed over Rue de Trevise in the 9th arrondissement … Continue reading Paris bakery explosion kills 2 firemen, injures dozens

C. Ronaldo to receive his 5th Ballon d’Or in Paris today

Cristiano Ronaldo expressed hopes of winning another Champions League trophy shortly after scoring against Borussia Dortmund, and is more importantly, anxious to lay hands on his fifth Ballon d'Or trophy today. The Portugal international footballer contributed to Real Madrid's landmark double-double achieved in 2017: the La Liga and Champions League trophies. He also led the … Continue reading C. Ronaldo to receive his 5th Ballon d’Or in Paris today

‘Living Dead’ Zombies take over Paris

7 October, 2017 was a memorable day for all zombies - living or dead - in Paris, France. Dying to live like the zombies in Paris. Hundreds of fans who literally 'woke up from the dead' to honor the event, were all dressed in colorful, bloody and scary costumes, save for the fake blood stains. … Continue reading ‘Living Dead’ Zombies take over Paris

Free transportation for all as France aims to tackle air pollution

Paris is said to be facing its worst air pollution in ten years, and the government has taken daring steps to save lives. All public transaportation systems will now operate without charges. However, some of the temporary measures taken to realize the national objective will make you wonder who the laws serve. Media reports confirm … Continue reading Free transportation for all as France aims to tackle air pollution

KUWTK goes live on air without Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian, who just turned 36 three days ago, may have decided to forever stay away from her reality TV show 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians'. And Kanye West thinks it's the right thing to do after risking her life in Paris, France. "Kanye told Kim and her family that he thinks she is done … Continue reading KUWTK goes live on air without Kim Kardashian

What Jay-Z and Beyonce think Of Kanye West’s diss

Jay-Z and Beyonce are not happy with Kanye West for dissing their family following Kim Kardashian West's robbery in Paris, France. The "Life of Pablo" rapper expressed anger towards Hov and Bey during  last Wednesday's concert in Washington. Kanye said: "Don't call me after the robbery and say, 'How you feelin'?' "You wanna know how I'm … Continue reading What Jay-Z and Beyonce think Of Kanye West’s diss

How Kim Kardashian’s robbery is destroying her marriage, life and career

Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in far away Paris a few weeks ago and the reality TV star is yet to recover from her traumatic experience as her marriage, private life and career are said to be hanging in the balance. Rumors are rife that Kim is considering getting a divorce from husband Kanye … Continue reading How Kim Kardashian’s robbery is destroying her marriage, life and career