Fashion Designer Azzedine Alaia, The ‘King Of Cling,’ Dead At 77

PARIS, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Tunisian-born fashion designer Azzedine Alaia, who dressed stars from Greta Garbo to Grace Jones and Lady Gaga, died in Paris at the age of 77, the French Federation of Haute Couture and Fashion said on Saturday.The designer was a star of the Paris fashion world

Paris to banish all but electric cars by 2030

PARIS – Paris authorities plan to banish all petrol- and diesel-fueled cars from the world’s most visited city by 2030, Paris City Hall said on Thursday.The move marks an acceleration in plans to wean the country off gas-guzzlers and switch to electric vehicles in a city often obliged to impose

Cheryl flashes gold ‘pre-engagement promise ring from Liam’

Cheryl is reported to have received a "pre-engagement promise ring from Liam Payne [Getty]The brunette beauty looked incredible as she attended the L'Oreal Paris Fashion Week Show just weeks ago.However, during her time in the French captial, she was also spotted wearing a dainty gold ring on her wedding finger.And it has

Scooter explodes in front of Jordanian attache’s Paris office

PARIS — A scooter caught fire, setting off a small explosion outside the office of Jordan’s military attache in Paris, local police and Jordan’s Foreign Ministry said.The fire caused minor damage, but no injuries.Police are investigating whether the fire was accidental.A police official told The Associated Press that the scooter

Louvre evacuated over security threat

Paris’s famed Louvre museum has been evacuated amid security fears, according to a report Monday.A pulled fire alarm prompted the evaluation, said a spokesman for the Musee du Louvre to Britain’s Sun.There has been heightened security at the museum — home to the Mona Lisa and other priceless art works

French soldier attacked in Paris by knife-wielding man

A MAN armed with a knife has this morning attacked a soldier at a Paris Metro station. It occurred outside Chatelet station, but no-one was injured, French media report.The attacker didn't cause any injuries to the soldier, and he was arrested shortly after. The soldier was deployed to the area

Princess Diana: Final moments revealed 20 years after death

Princess Diana died in a car crash in 1997, with Thursday 31st August 2017 marking 20 years since her death [Getty]Eamon Holmes called Princess Diana’s death “the biggest news event we’ll ever cover” as he touched on the moving event 20 years on.Princess Diana of Wales, mother to Prince William

Princess Diana’s last words revealed by hero firefighter

The firefighter who tried to save Princess Diana revealed her final moments [Wenn]After giving her CPR moments after the fatal car crash in 1997, firefighter Xavier Gourmelon was convinced he had brought Princess Diana back to life for good.Minutes after the crash, Diana was found conscious on the floor in