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From TheJournal.ie Police shoot attacker dead after one person killed and four injured in Paris stabbing France

Police shoot attacker dead after one person killed and four injured in Paris stabbing

The attack took place near the city’s main opera house.

From TheJournal.ie Art gallery in Paris lets patrons in nude Naturism

Art gallery in Paris lets patrons in nude

“Naturism” in the French capital is growing as last year saw a designated patch of the Bois de Vincennes park dedicated to nudists.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands throng streets of Paris in protest against President Emmanuel Macron Fed Up

Thousands throng streets of Paris in protest against President Emmanuel Macron

The French president has been in power for a year, but not everyone is happy with his sweeping social reforms.

From TheJournal.ie Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam sentenced to 20 years in prison in Belgium Salah Abdeslam

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam sentenced to 20 years in prison in Belgium

Abdeslam was convicted of terrorism-related attempted murder over the shootout in which four police officers were wounded.

From TheJournal.ie This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris Wooden It Be Nice

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris

The mixed-use development will be built using a timber frame.

From TheJournal.ie French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack Paris

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack

The woman was stabbed a number of times before her apartment was set on fire.

From TheJournal.ie Paris could offer free public transport to everyone to get people out of cars Smog On The Seine

Paris could offer free public transport to everyone to get people out of cars

Paris has previously offered free public transport during particularly bad spells of pollution.

From TheJournal.ie 'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma Failure To Communicate

'It was pretty appalling' - Aer Lingus communication slammed by Irish stranded across Europe during Storm Emma

Customers stranded in airports across the continent have vented at the perceived lack of communication from the airline as to what was going on.

From TheJournal.ie Robber shot by police after holding up bank near the Champs-Elysee Paris

Robber shot by police after holding up bank near the Champs-Elysee

The police said he had a history of armed robbery.

From TheJournal.ie Two men jailed in first trial linked to 2015 Paris attacks Jihadists

Two men jailed in first trial linked to 2015 Paris attacks

Jihadists massacred 130 people in the Islamic State attacks in Paris in 2015.

From TheJournal.ie 'There's nowhere to go, he's got an AK47, and we assumed we were going to die either way' Thalys Attack

'There's nowhere to go, he's got an AK47, and we assumed we were going to die either way'

We talked to the three men who foiled the 2015 attempted terror attack on a train to Paris – and who’re now starring in a Clint Eastwood film about what happened.

From TheJournal.ie 'I am not afraid of you', sole surviving Paris attack suspect tells Belgian court Salah Abdeslam

'I am not afraid of you', sole surviving Paris attack suspect tells Belgian court

Salah Abdeslam refused to cooperate with authorities today, and wouldn’t allow photos to be taken of him.

From The42 Stunning Johnny Sexton drop-goal steals Paris win for Schmidt's Ireland Long Range

Stunning Johnny Sexton drop-goal steals Paris win for Schmidt's Ireland

Joe Schmidt’s men stole the win at the very death, just their third in France since 1972.

From TheJournal.ie Louvre launches new display in hope of reuniting owners with art stolen by Nazis Nazis

Louvre launches new display in hope of reuniting owners with art stolen by Nazis

More than 45,000 stolen objects have been handed back to their rightful owners since World War II.

From TheJournal.ie Ian Bailey to face trial in France over Sophie Toscan du Plantier's death Loses Appeal

Ian Bailey to face trial in France over Sophie Toscan du Plantier's death

The French woman was found beaten to death outside her holiday home in Cork in 1996.

From The42 Ireland trust officials to help avoid repeat of the last punishing Paris visit Black And Bleus

Ireland trust officials to help avoid repeat of the last punishing Paris visit

‘I’m sure Nigel Owens and his team will have full control of that.’

From TheJournal.ie No cash? No problem - This Paris church now takes bank cards Catholic Church

No cash? No problem - This Paris church now takes bank cards

Starting today, worshippers at Saint-François de Molitor church can use their debit or credit cards to donate.

From TheJournal.ie Paris zoo reopens after 50 escaped baboons found Freeeeedddommmmmm

Paris zoo reopens after 50 escaped baboons found

The breakout was first noticed by a zoo worker, who saw the animals gathering in a service corridor.

From TheJournal.ie Paris on high alert as the swollen river Seine creeps higher and higher Flooding

Paris on high alert as the swollen river Seine creeps higher and higher

Leaks started to appear in some basements yesterday, while some residents on the city’s outskirts were forced to travel by boat through waterlogged streets.

From The42 Donnacha Ryan leads the way for Racing against his mates in Munster Influential

Donnacha Ryan leads the way for Racing against his mates in Munster

The 34-year-old lock was instrumental in Racing’s win in Paris.

From The42 Van Graan's Munster left with losing bonus point after absorbing clash in Paris Let It Slip

Van Graan's Munster left with losing bonus point after absorbing clash in Paris

Johann van Graan’s men will be frustrated with the circumstances of their defeat in Paris.

From TheJournal.ie French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist Paris

French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist

Three suspects have been detained, while two others are still on the run.

From TheJournal.ie Men armed with hatchets steal jewels worth millions from Paris Ritz Armed Robbery

Men armed with hatchets steal jewels worth millions from Paris Ritz

Three suspects have been detained, while two others are on the run.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged in Paris over jihadist murder of French police couple France

Man charged in Paris over jihadist murder of French police couple

Mohamed Lamine Aberouz has been linked to the Islamic State extremist who claimed the June 2016 attack.

From TheJournal.ie Outrage in Berlin as 'martyrs' art installation includes images of Bataclan and 9/11 attackers Terror Attacks

Outrage in Berlin as 'martyrs' art installation includes images of Bataclan and 9/11 attackers

The images of the attackers are included alongside the likes of Martin Luther King.

From TheJournal.ie Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months Jailed

Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months

He was 30km away from the attack in the Bataclan when it happened.

From The42 Scotland fly-half to replace Dan Carter at Racing Pastures New

Scotland fly-half to replace Dan Carter at Racing

Finn Russell has big shoes to fill at the French club.

Paris Hilton claimed that she invented the selfie in 2006 and got absolutely called on it

Factcheck: she did not invent the selfie.

From TheJournal.ie French police officer kills three before taking his own life Paris

French police officer kills three before taking his own life

He also shot one victim’s sister in the leg and killed the family dog.

From The42 Crotty scores New Zealand's 2,000th try as unconvincing All Blacks defeat France in Paris Landmark

Crotty scores New Zealand's 2,000th try as unconvincing All Blacks defeat France in Paris

Steve Hansen’s side were not entirely convincing despite a big win at the Stade de France.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says Ireland will not be joining a European army Defence Pact

Taoiseach says Ireland will not be joining a European army

Leo Varadkar failed to rule out Ireland signing up to a joint defence pact with EU countries.

From TheJournal.ie Funfair operators block Paris roads over plans to end 'tacky' Champs Elysées Christmas market F-Unfair

Funfair operators block Paris roads over plans to end 'tacky' Champs Elysées Christmas market

Paris City Hall confirmed that the market would be blocked this year due to “the mediocre quality of the shows and products sold”.

From TheJournal.ie Thief who hid in suitcase robs passengers on Paris airport shuttle Beauvais Bandit

Thief who hid in suitcase robs passengers on Paris airport shuttle

French police ended up arresting two men.

From TheJournal.ie Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment Animal Abuse

Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment

Police began hunting for the cub after noticing selfies on social media of a man and the cub.

From TheJournal.ie Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris Terrorism

Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris

The latest terror attack in France was on Sunday in Marseille, when a man stabbed two women to death at the main train station.

From TheJournal.ie Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison Paris

Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison

Kardashian was tied up and held at gunpoint during the October 2016 jewellry robbery.

From TheJournal.ie Anger in France after court rules that 11-year-old girl 'consented to sex' Paris

Anger in France after court rules that 11-year-old girl 'consented to sex'

The incident happened in an area north of Paris in April of this year.

From TheJournal.ie The Paris Olympics will have beach volleyball under the Eiffel Tower Grande For Some

The Paris Olympics will have beach volleyball under the Eiffel Tower

The International Olympic Committee this week named Paris and Los Angeles as hosts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics.

From TheJournal.ie Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam to face terror trial over police shootout Brussels Shootout

Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam to face terror trial over police shootout

Abdeslam was arrested in March last year, three days after the shootout in Brussels.

From TheJournal.ie Terrorism ruled out after car ploughs into restaurant, killing young girl Paris

Terrorism ruled out after car ploughs into restaurant, killing young girl

A prosecutor said that it was “highly likely” the driver was under the influence of a drug.