History of Paris
The history of Paris, France, goes back over 10,000 years, during which time the city grew from a small mesolithic settlement to the largest city, and capital of, France. It further developed into a c...
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Drone footage shows damage to roof of Notre Dame
French Official: Notre Dame Attacker Cried 'It's For Syria'
French interior minister says suspect was screaming outside Notre Dame
Un jour à Versailles
Découvrez les coulisses du château de Versailles. Discover the Palace of Versailles behind-the-scenes.
Paris attacks: Key suspect Abrini 'arrested'
The key remaining suspect in November's Paris terror attacks, Mohamed Abrini, has been arrested, Belgian media say.
Brussels raids: Paris attack suspect Abdeslam 'surrounded'
Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam is surrounded and wounded in an anti-terror police raid in Brussels, local media say.
Paris built the Eiffel Tower as an entrance for this extravagant 1889 event
When you're building the Eiffel Tower as a simple entrance arch, you spare no expense for the rest of the event.
Islamic State Video Purports To Show Paris Attackers, Threatens Britain
A video published on Sunday by the media center of Islamic State purported to show images and last statements of nine of the people who took part in the Paris attacks that killed 130 people on Nov. 13...
These rare color photos of Paris were shot 100 years ago, and they're amazing
These are the last color shots of Paris during the Belle Époque period — a time when leading literary figures and artists, like Picasso and Gertrude Stein, were beginning to lay down roots in the city...
Paris attacker Samy Amimour buried in unmarked grave
One of the Islamist militants who attacked the Bataclan concert hall in Paris on 13 November was buried on Christmas Eve in an unmarked grave, reports say.
Paris attacks: French police arrest suspect
French police have arrested a man in the Paris region as part of the investigation into the 13 November attacks in the city, sources say...
BBC Capital - How the attacks in Paris might change Islamic banking
Will the atrocities in France change the future for Sharia-compliant banking?
Céline Dion – Hymne à l’amour Tribute to Paris victims American Music Awards 2015
Celine Dion was introduced by presenter Jared Leto as "one of the world's greatest voices". The night celebration became a night of tribute for Paris terrorist attack victims.
Parisii (Gaul)
The Parisii were a Celtic Iron Age people that lived on the banks of the river Seine (in Latin, Sequana) in Gaul from the middle of the third century BC until the Roman era. With the Suessiones, the P...
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2°21′E / 48.85°N 2.35°E / 48.85; 2.35Lutetia (also Lutetia Parisiorum in Latin, Lukotekia before, in French Lutèce) was a town in pre-Roman and Roman Gaul. The Gallo-Roman cit...
Count of Paris
Count of Paris (French: Comte de Paris) was a title for the local magnate of the district around Paris in Carolingian times. After Hugh Capet was elected King of France in 987, the title merged in...
Siege of Paris (845)
The Siege of Paris and the Sack of Paris of 845 was the culmination of a Viking invasion of the kingdom of the West Franks. The Viking forces were led by a Danish chieftain named "Reginherus", or Ragn...
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Siege of Paris (885-886)
The Siege of Paris of 885–86 was part of a Viking raid on the Seine, in the Kingdom of the West Franks. The siege was the most important event of the reign of Charles the Fat, and a turning point in t...
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Notre Dame de Paris
Notre-Dame de Paris ([nɔtʁə dam də paʁi]; French for "Our Lady of Paris"), also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral or simply Notre-Dame, is a historic Catholic cathedral on the eastern half of the Île de l...
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Louis IX of France
Louis IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly Saint Louis, was a Capetian King of France who reigned from 1226 until his death. Louis was crowned in Reims at the age of 12, following the de...
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The Sainte-Chapelle ([sɛ̃t ʃapɛl], Holy Chapel) is a royal medieval Gothic chapel, located near the Palais de la Cité, on the Île de la Cité in the heart of Paris, France.Begun some time after 1239 an...
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Basilica of St Denis
The Basilica of Saint Denis (French: known as Basilique royale de Saint-Denis, or simply Basilique Saint-Denis) is a large medieval abbey church in the city of Saint-Denis, now a northern suburb o...
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Philip II of France
Philip II, called Philip Augustus (French: Philippe Auguste; 21 August 1165 – 14 July 1223) was a Capetian King of France who reigned from 1180 to 1223, and the first to be called by that title. H...
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Les Halles
2°20′40″E / 48.86278°N 2.34444°E / 48.86278; 2.34444Les Halles de Paris, or usually simply Les Halles (pronounced [le al], lay AL) was the name given to Paris's central fresh ...
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Wall of Philip II Augustus, Paris
The Wall of Philip Augustus is the oldest city wall of Paris (France) whose plan is accurately known. Partially integrated into buildings, more traces of it remain than of the later fortifications w...
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Collège de Sorbonne
The College of Sorbonne (French: Collège de Sorbonne) was a theological college of the University of Paris, founded in 1253 by Robert de Sorbon (1201-1274), after whom it was named. With the rest ...
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Charles V of France
Charles V (21 January 1338 – 16 September 1380), called the Wise (French: "le Sage"), was a monarch of the House of Valois who ruled as King of France from 1364 to his death.In 1349, as a young prince...
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