#Paris

Performers in Paris, Upstaged by a Niqab

Yasmin Khatun | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Politics
Yasmin Khatun

Intolerance breeds intolerance and laws that allow bigotry and racism as though they were a part and parcel of society are exactly the thing that encourages such attitudes. When we look at injustices far and wide it's so easy to express distaste but we must look closer to home and deal with the injustices and attitudes that are being imposed.

Action Camera + Eagle = Incredible Video

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Tech

There are so many fly over videos these days whether it's using drones, planes or parachutists that it can be hard to stand out from the competition. ...

Paris's 'Sex Toy' Tree Attacked By Vandals, Now A Sad Deflated Mess

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK

Vandals have attacked the controversial new 'Tree' artwork in Paris after many had complained that it looked far more like a... well, just look at it....

This Is Paris's New Christmas Tree And It's Definitely Not A Giant Sex Toy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK

UPDATE: The 'Tree' has been attacked by vandals overnight, more information here. Don't snigger it's a Christmas tree. Seriously, it's by a renowne...

Top 20 Trends for Spring/Summer 2015

Vogue.fr | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

With seventies influences from Saturday night fever to hippy deluxe, a khaki nod to military style alongside nautical accents, experiments with transparency, patchworks of vintage prints and a mix and match approach to volume and fabric, for Summer 2015 we're set to see contrast take centre stage.

Everything You Want to Know About Assassin's Creed Unity

Andrew Edney | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

Paris, 1789. The French Revolution turns a once-magnificent city into a place of terror and chaos. Its cobblestoned streets run red with the blood of commoners who dare to rise up against an oppressive aristocracy.

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 90 - The Paris Biennale to Beziers

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

But Paris is not just about the Biennale - the whole city of art and design sparkles in the early autumn sun and shows proliferate. My friend Sylvain, who has an exquisite gallery on the Quai Voltaire, is putting his best foot forward with a gathering of Meissen porcelain.

Europe's Emerging Quality Hostels: Part One - France

Peter Yeung | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Yeung

Things are gradually changing, and in the past few years quality hostelling has been embraced. Here are the best picks of France...

Inside Vogue Paris September 2014

Vogue.fr | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

"Is the Parisienne real? good question. She seems so sure of herself. She makes so little effort. It's far from fair that what others struggle to achieve comes so naturally to her.", writes Vogue Paris Editor-in-Chief Emmanuelle Alt, in her September 2014 editorial. New Parisienne Natalia Vodianova graces the cover

England Are World Champions... In Women's Rugby

The Huffington Post UK & PA | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Sport

Captain Katy Mclean hailed matchwinner Emily Scarratt as "a phenomenal player" after England won the Women's World Cup with victory over Canada in Par...

Three Reasons Why Londoners Dress Better Than Parisians

Flavilla Fongang | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Flavilla Fongang

Fashion consistently reinvents itself. Fashion is about individuality, creativity and pushing the boundaries. This is why London is still the fashion capital and the Parisian street fashion of this century has become boring.

'I Thought It Was 1938' Israeli Ambassador's Fear Of Rising European Anti-Semtism

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has given the go ahead for another pro-Palestinian demonstration tonight, after widespread condemnation that Paris ...

France's Jews Flee As Rioters Burn Shops To Chants Of 'Gas The Jews'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

France's politicians and community leaders have criticised the "intolerable" violence against Paris' Jewish community, after a pro-Palestinian rally l...

Video Captures Moment Jewish Vigilantes Attack Palestinian Protesters In Violent Paris Clashes

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK

Fears are growing that the Middle East crisis could spiral into violent clashes across Europe, with Jewish activists and pro-Palestinian groups fighti...

Manchester, Kent, London, Paris, Miu Miu and Jack White in Twenty Hours

Josephine | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Josephine

Last Saturday I travelled from Manchester to Kent, then from Kent to London and from London to Paris... all in one day. I played two shows, was front row for Prada's Miu Miu resort collection show, and watched an ear drum busting Jack White gig at the Palais d'Ièna, Paris. Here's the story.

Two Weekends of Squash on the Continent

James Willstrop | Posted 04.09.2014 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

What a welcome we received the weekend before last for the French League Playoff finals in Le Mans, a city a couple of hours train ride from Paris. Now on the wrong side of 30, I am happily able to say that squash still offers opportunities to seek out new venues and bustling sporting communities in unexpected places.

Explore The World's Greatest Graffiti With Google Street View

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Tech

Google has started creating a digital library of street graffiti using Street View proving that the feature isn't just for catching people awkwardly t...

That's The Closest You Got To Him, Andy: Nadal Annihilates Murray

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray was overcome in straight sets by the indomitable Rafael Nadal in their French Open semi-final. Murray, bidding to reach his first final...

Friends, Fame and Flânerie in Paris: Edmund White's 'Inside a Pearl'

Nauman Khalid | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Nauman Khalid

The best way of describing Inside a Pearl, his latest offering, is as a work of comparative cultural anthropology in which White recounts his sixteen years in Paris and compares and contrasts the French and American ways of living.

The European Night of Museums 2014

Andrew Matthews | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Andrew Matthews

Just in case getting to wander around Europe's most spectacular museums and galleries after dark left you feeling a bit 'so what', The European Night of the Museum has the added sweetener of Free Entry to absolutely everything - it can cost up to €32 for a couple to visit The Louvre any other time.

Moving to Paris? Everything You Need to Know

Josie Sampson | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Josie Sampson

There's just something about Paris, isn't there? The enchantingly grand buildings, the deliciously gourmet food, the feel of romance floating through the air; it's a city that Francophiles all over the world dream of calling home. But is it time to make that dream a reality?

Londoners Warned As 'Le Smog' To Fill The Air

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK

Londoners could soon be breathing 'Le Smog', the dirty Paris air that the French government has gone to extreme measures to try to disperse. Emissi...

Being Jean Paul Gaultier

Iain R Webb | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Iain R Webb

At the opening reception for the The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaulter: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, the designer related how he and his team had been working on the exhibition for over a year. It shows.

Seven Impressive Buildings That Are Actually Fake

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

Things aren't always what they seem. Take this article for instance: despite what it may suggest, all of these buildings are real. They have a real foundation and real bricks and mortar binding them together. In form, they are as real as it gets. In function, however, they are outright fakes.

A Winter Weekend in Paris

Julia Richardson | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Julia Richardson

Continue the night at Favela Chic with its infectious carnival vibe and matching cocktails. You'll find your feet movin' and groovin' along with trendy locals and tourists busting loose.