Protests took place outside at least two universities, with tear gas reportedly fired. US President Donald Trump tweeted support for the “inspiring” protests. Iran on Saturday admitted downing the jet “unintentionally”, three days after the crash that killed 176 people. Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752, en route to Kyiv, was
A man has died after an attacker stabbed passers-by in a Paris suburb on Friday afternoon, French police said. At least two other people were injured, including one severely. Police said they later killed the suspect in a nearby town. The attack happened in the Hautes-Bruyeres park in Villejuif, to
It shows the Prince of Wales, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince George standing with the Queen at Buckingham Palace. The new photograph was taken in the week before Christmas, but has not been published until now. It is the second official portrait of the four generations of royals together.
Pope Francis confessed he had ‘lost patience’ with an exuberant admirer who had grabbed his hand on Saint Peter’s Square, prompting a swift pair of slaps. The Pope apologised Wednesday for his widely-viewed slap of a woman who had forcefully grabbed his hand as he greeted Catholic faithfuls on New
Lufthansa’s low-cost carrier Eurowings has canceled more than 170 flights due to a three-day strike by cabin crew starting on Monday. The cancellations mostly affect flights within Germany from airports that include Cologne-Bonn, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart and Dusseldorf. Eurowings said it was working to minimize disruption to travelers and that
The rector of Notre Dame Cathedral says the Paris landmark is still so fragile that there’s a “50% chance” the structure might not be saved, because scaffolding installed before this year’s fire is threatening the vaults of the Gothic monument. Monsignor Patrick Chauvet said restoration work isn’t likely to begin