This winter?s exhibition at the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek celebrates painting as an art form ? directly, openly and stripped of any framing devices and narratives. Quite literally, too: a special range of selected French masterpieces are...Show More Summary
It is rare when the liberals at The Washington Post are openly critical of President Obama, but today is one of those days, as opinion writer Dana Milbank contrasts the stance that French president François Hollande took against terrorism with that of President Oh-bummer—his words—at the White House yesterday. The two presidents stood in the East Room […]
French police are searching for a new suspect in the Paris terror attacks
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to have dinner Wednesday with French President Francois Hollande amid calls in France for the closure of Europe's doors to new arrivals in a further sign of Merkel's isolation.
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. France will protect its water supply from terrorists. The French government to protect water systems from attack during the global climate summit that begins in Paris on next week with up to 45,000 people, including 138 heads of state, attending. Show More Summary
It's opening in a former French monastery and hospital. Joël Robuchon, who holds a galaxy of Michelin stars, is getting into the business of education. The French chef has revealed plans for an international culinary school headed for the site of a monastery-hospital in Montmorillon, France, according to the Malay Mail. Show More Summary
Dear Chinese Friends, The night following the Paris massacre, China has expressed her solidarity with the French people by displaying the colors of the French flag on the Shanghai Oriental Pearl Tower. When the French President François...Show More Summary
Andrew Neil, host of BBC's This Week, had something to say to ISIS during the opening of his show, and it's unlike any Paris-related segment you've ever seen. He basically summarizes every achievement of French culture throughout the...Show More Summary
Good morning. Here's what you need to know. Terror in Mali. American and French military forces have stormed the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali, where gunmen have reportedly killed at least three people and are holding 170 hostage. Draghi tells the world the ECB's monetary bazooka is loaded. Show More Summary
France wants Russia to join the coalition in fight against militant group
French nun Sister Mai Nghiem has composed an open letter in response to last Friday's terrorist attacks. The post Plum Village’s Sister Mai Nghiem pens open letter to French president appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In an open letter posted on his Facebook page Tuesday, French filmmaker Michel Hazanavicius, best known in America for directing The Artist, promised ISIS that Friday's attacks in Paris would not affect the nation's joyful hedonism. "You must know that you're not about to defeat us," he wrote, in a... More »
Cecily Strong delivered an emotional tribute to Paris on the most recent episode of "Saturday Night Live," but the Second City alumna said she initially didn't want to "go near" the opening monologue. "They knew that I spoke French, and Paris is a city that I really love, and it's always been important...
You can’t open Facebook these days without seeing a profile picture superimposed with a French flag. A year ago, profile pictures had multicolored hues in support of equal marriage rights or gay marriage. At various times of year, social media profiles sport pink for breast cancer, mustaches for prostate cancer, or various other regular designs… Read More ?
London FTSE sheds 0.4%, French CAC gives up 0.7% ahead of Fed policy meeting.
For many, last week's terrorist attack brought up painful memories of the Charlie Hebdo attacks earlier this year. On January 7th, Islamist extremists opened fire in the offices of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and took hostages at a Kosher grocery store in Paris. Show More Summary
Ninth grade students at the French International School in Maryland respond to the attacks in Paris with an open letter.
French CAC jumps 0.96 per cent in early trade, as investors continue to show resilience.
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. France is bombing ISIS HQ. France wants to unite with the US and Russia in a grand coalition dedicated to smashing the Islamic State group, French President Francois Hollande told lawmakers. Show More Summary
The Daily Show's Trevor Noah opened his show this Monday by offering his condolences to the French following last week's terrorist attack in Paris and expressed his admiration for the way that many of them opened their homes in the aftermath. Trevor...Show More Summary