Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
The art of Marimekko
Launched in Paris Fashion Week in March, Marimekko’s autumn-winter ready-to-wear collection draws on the Finnish winter landscapes and the exotic Lapland.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 06:57
7 wounded including 2 UK tourists in Paris knife attack: sources
Seven people including two British tourists were wounded Sunday in Paris when attacked by a man armed with a knife and an iron bar, according to police and other sources.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
In Paris and loving it
Anyone with a passion for food and who will be heading to Paris this month, take note: The Michelin-starred 114 Faubourg restaurant at Le Bristol Paris blows out the candles on its ninth birthday cake with a special five-course menu that demonstrates masterful seasonal gastronomy inspired by the ripe flavours of late summer and early fall.
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 08:00
Rejuvenated Djokovic eyes US Open as 'Big Four' reunited
From the pits of despair in Paris, record-setting Novak Djokovic now eyes a third US Open title in New York where for the first time since Wimbledon last year, the sport's 'Big Four' will be reunited.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 08:00
Tom Cruise walks red carpet in Paris
Tom Cruise on Thursday attended the red carpet premiere of the latest instalment in the Mission: Impossible film series in Paris, the city where which much of the film was shot.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:34
France reach World Cup final as Paris erupts
France reached their third World Cup final after overcoming Belgium on Tuesday, sparking scenes of unconfined joy in Paris as tens of thousands of people poured into the streets.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
PM under pressure in Paris
As Prayut pushes economic ties, dissidents tell macron ‘he is not legitimate leader’
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Fashion’s freshest prince comes to the fore
Virgil Abloh earns critical acclaim for his Off-White collection shown last week in Paris
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:32
Mozart manuscript expected to sell for 500k euros
The first draft of music Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote for the last act of his opera “The Marriage of Figaro” is expected to sell for half a million euros ($578,000 or almost P30.9 million) when it goes under the hammer in Paris.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
Leaders’ summit to give French investments a big boost
FRENCH INVESTORS have started using Thailand as a business hub in the Mekong region and are placing high hopes on the meeting of the two leaders – Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha and French President Emmanuel Macron – in Paris later this month.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 21:43
Nadal completes fightback to reach 11th French Open semi-final
Paris - Rafael Nadal battled back from a set down to beat Diego Schwartzman 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 in their rain-interruped French Open quarter-final on Thursday, edging closer to an 11th title in Paris.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 08:10
Van Gogh painting sells for over 7 million euros: auction house
A painting by a young Vincent Van Gogh was sold at an auction in Paris Monday for more than seven million euros ($8.2 million), the Artcurial auction house said.
Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00
Hallmarks of the faith
Hmm, an “Allahu Akbar” knifing in Paris and a pair of all-in-the-family suicide church bombings in Indonesia.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
Indonesians take batik to the world
THREE INDONESIAN designers will present their batik creations next month to open the “Batik for the World” exhibition at the Unesco House in Paris.
Mon, 07 May 2018 19:28
'Day to remember' for art-loving nudists in Paris
No shoes, no shirt, no problem: A Paris gallery gave nearly 200 people a rare chance for a clothes-free visit this weekend, the latest opportunity for the city's flourishing nudist scene.