The Eiffel Tower, one of the world’s most visited tourist attractions and an iconic symbol of France, is getting a security upgrade that will see bulletproof glass walls erected around it. Work on the changes, which follow a series of devastating attacks by violent jihadis in the city, began...
The city is under heightened security in the wake of extremist violence that has left 200 dead.
Works began Monday to boost security at the Eiffel Tower as an anti-terrorism measure, city hall said, with bulletproof glass walls set to go up around the world's most visited monument. The changes come after a string of jihadist attacks in the French capital over the past two years in which more than 200 people have died. Show More Summary
Legionary investor Sir John Templeton, once shared that outside of the Bible, he had learned more from one book than any other. When he shared this idea, I couldn’t wait to find out what book it was. Below is that book CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE When it comes to popular delusions and charts, the “Eiffel Tower Pattern” can be important to recognize. Show More Summary
Giant Olympic rings have been unveiled in front of Paris's Eiffel Tower as the city celebrates its successful bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games. Organisers gave the official announcement an emotional welcome on Wednesday, as did officials in Los Angeles, which has been awarded the 2028 games.
In 1987, two adventurers from New Zealand made a daring--and illegal--televised bungee jump off the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Paris - The Eiffel Tower saw service cutbacks, angry carnival workers snarled traffic around the Arc de Triomphe and police used water cannon and tear gas as unions held protests in Paris and elsewhere Tuesday against planned changes...Show More Summary
The Latest on the union-led protests in France against President Emmanuel Macron's changes to labor laws (all times local): 7 p.m. The Eiffel Tower had to reduce service amid a … Click to Continue »
The Eiffel Tower saw service cutbacks, angry carnival workers snarled traffic around the Arc de Triomphe and police used water cannon and tear gas as unions held protests in Paris … Click to Continue »
PARIS (Reuters) - French police said they arrested a man near the Eiffel Tower in Paris on Friday night, after media reports of a security alert.
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A French teen who tried to attack soldiers guarding the Eiffel Tower is being sent back to a psychiatric hospital after he was deemed unfit to face prosecution.
Yet you permitted him to stay in the country? French anti-terrorism police are investigating an incident at the Eiffel Tower in Paris overnight. A man brandishing a knife and shouting "Allah akhbar" crashed through a security barrier, reportedly intending to...
The detention of the man arrested trying to force his way into the Eiffel Tower with a knife was prolonged on Monday, mainly so that he could undergo psychiatric tests. Meanwhile, football star Neymar, has declared himself "blown away" by the welcome the Paris landmark was giving him at the time.
French prosecutors launched a terrorism investigation after a man wielding a knife and shouting the Arabic phrase "Allahu Akbar" (God is great), tried to force his way in to the Eiffel Tower in Paris on Saturday night, a judicial source said. Show More Summary
A man arrested at the Eiffel Tower after brandishing a knife in front of tourists and security forces has told investigators he wanted to kill a soldier, sources close to the case told AFP on Sunday. The intruder, who is aged aroundShow More Summary