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Machete-wielding man attacks soldier near Louvre museum in Paris

A French soldier guarding the Louvre museum in Paris has shot a man who tried to attack a security patrol with a machete shouting "Allahu Akbar" on Friday, police said. IMAGE: French police secure......

PHOTOS: Paris is drowning in epic floods

Paris is suffering the worst flooding in more than 100 years on Saturday forcing the Louvre to evacuate 250,000 pieces of art to safety from its basements.  Elsewhere torrential rain had......

Louvre shut, thousands evacuated as France declares flood emergency

The world's most visited museum, the Louvre in Paris, will remain closed on Friday as the River Seine surged to its highest level for over 30 years in the French capital following torrential......

Have come to bring tourists to India: Top quotes from Modi's Louvre speech

At the end of his France visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Indian Diaspora at the Louvre in Paris. He was welcomed with a thunderous applause and boisterous chants of ‘Modi,......

REVEALED: Al Qaeda's plan to blow up Eiffel Tower, Louvre

A plot by Islamist militants to blow up the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre art museum and a nuclear power plant has been foiled, the French police said. As France announced new measures to counter......

Lessons of Paris's Louvre need to come to India!

Adding oomph to an ageing brand? When the first wrinkles appear, the search for the fountain of youth must begin! Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com. Francois Mitterrand, president of France......

India's hotels business: 'Lots of Chinese capital will come in'

'Jin Jiang had invested in Louvre Hotels.''Louvre, a couple of months ago, took a majority in Sarovar hotels.''So they are coming in now.''Look at the Chinese -- two quarters ago they took 25......

Louvre Hotels Group eyes 50 properties in India by 2015

Louvre Hotels Group, which announced the opening of its first 'Royal Tulip' in Navi Mumbai in partnership with city-based Concrete Builders, on Monday said it is eyeing around 50 properties with......

Why Piramal Healthcare is like Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Sitting in the 10th floor of his corporate headquarters that resembles a mini-Louvre, with its art trove and long corridors, Ajay Gopikrishna Piramal is almost Zen-like in his approach to life......

World's greatest art thefts

The 1911 theft of the Mona Lisa, when the self-styled Marques Eduardo de Valfierno paid three men to steal it from the Louvre in Paris, is usually seen as the first great art heist of the 20th......

Amisha in Paris with Salma Hayek!

Pose any questions about France, and pat comes the answer from Amisha Patel.Be it the Louvre, the Mona Lisa, the Eiffel Tower or anything about French history, Amisha's thrilled about France.Which......

Bollywood's Paris connection!

'Paris isn't for changing planes. It's...it's for changing your outlook. For throwing open the windows and letting in, letting in la vie en rose.' 'Paris is for lovers. Maybe that's why I stayed......

PIX: Shama Sikander's EXOTIC holiday in France, Venice, Italy...

Bollywood stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. So we decided to document their travels with a special series. Lisa Haydon went on a lovely......

PIX: Mallika Sherawat's FANTASTIC French holiday

Bollywood stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. So we decided to document their travels with a special series. Powerhouse Ranveer Singh......

This trio is truly one of a kind

Vijaya Mulay recalls her encounters with the amazing trio: Ismail Merchant, James Ivory and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. I encountered a problem in writing about James Francis Ivory (b......

Thwarted machete attack clouds Paris 2024 Olympics bid

France has been hit by a series of militant Islamist attacks over the past two years in which more than 230 people have been killed. IMAGE: The Eiffel Tower is lit in the colours of the Olympic......

At sprawling Rio Games, even spectators are worn out

IMAGE: Spectators rest outside the Olympic Tennis Center at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, on Tuesday. Photograph: Paulo Prada/Reuters Less than a week into the Olympics and people......

Euro 2016: French floods, strikes cast pall over tournament

IMAGE: French riot policemen attend a drill at the Marseille railway station, France, May 4, 2016, in preparation of security measures for the UEFA 2016 European Championship. Photograph......

Anand beats Ding Liren, rises to sixth

World champion Viswanathan Anand crashed through the defenses of Chinese champion Ding Liren and jumped to sixth spot after the end of the fifth round in the Alekhine memorial chess tournament, at......

Anand held by Vituigov at Alekhine Memorial's 2nd round

Victory eluded World champion Viswanathan Anand for the second successive day as he played out a draw with Russian Nikita Vituigov in the second round of the Alekhine Memorial Chess tournament in......
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Washington's new Museum of the Bible

There are museums for art, museums for toilets, a museum of hair in Turkey and even, weirdly enough for barbed wire in America. On Friday, November... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pix-washingtons-museum-of-the-bible/20171117.htm
Beautiful museums around the world

Swans can be found around the world[1]. But swan-watchers should probably keep their distance, especially during mating season. Swans have been... ...

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Can a museum change how the world views an Arabic nation?

The new Louvre Abu Dhabi has put no restrictions on art, proudly displaying everything from nude figures to Christian and Hindu art. Scroll down... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/travel-photos-louvre-abu-dhabi-opening-the-museum-the-world-is-talking-about/20171111.htm
Louvre Abu Dhabi opens to public

museum opened its doors to the public on Saturday and euphoric residents made a beeline to get the first glimpse of the Jean Nouvel masterpiece.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/louvre-abu-dhabi-opens-to-public-117111100390_1.html
Abu Dhabi tourism banks on Louvre cultural connect to India

ith a seven per cent year on year increase in 2017 in tourism from India, United Arab Emirates' capital Abu Dhabi is positioning itself as a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/abu-dhabi-tourism-banks-on-louvre-cultural-connect-to-india-117111001080_1.html

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