Last of the Ramones, Tommy Ramone, dies aged 62Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal New York punk band the Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died.
In pictures: Chanel, Dior and so much more at the Paris couture showsAs the Fall/Winter 2014-2015 haute couture shows in Paris came to a close on Friday, it was apparent several designers had drawn inspiration from the past. FRANCE 24 takes a look a...
Louvre Abu Dhabi: birth of a museumBirth of a Museum offers a preview of the collection of Louvre Abu Dhabi. Snap shot in pictures
More than 10 years later, stolen Matisse returns homeA painting by French master Henri Matisse stolen more than a decade ago from a museum in Caracas, Venezuela finally arrived home on Monday.
American soul legend Bobby Womack dies at 70Legendary US soul musician Bobby Womack died Friday at the age of 70, his publicist said. Womack, who wrote R&B hits such as "It's all Over Now" for The Roll...
My Paris: Musician Bibi TangaAlthough musician Bibi Tanga, who was born in the Central African Republic, has lived all over the world, his home is in Paris. His latest album, “Now,” was released in March and h...
‘Game of Thrones’ gives Northern Ireland tourism boostThe British province of Northern Ireland has received an economic boost from the hit HBO series “Game of Thrones”, which has just completed its fourth season.
Film captures mad odyssey of Syrian refugees through EuropeThe Italian documentary "Io Sto con la Sposa" (On the Bride's Side) follows the journey of five Syrian refugees staging a fake wedding to cross Europe safely and rea...
Rolling Stones play Paris on latest leg of '14 on Fire' tourThe Rolling Stones play the Stade de France arena Friday night on the latest leg of their "14 on Fire" tour. The performance follows the band's first-ever gig in Isr...
Artist covers Paris Panthéon with hundreds of selfiesThe Panthéon in Paris, a secular temple dedicated to the "great men of the republic", is playing host to the faces of thousands of unknown men, women and children.
My Paris: Catherine RussellAmerican jazz vocalist Catherine Russell may not live in Paris, but she’s made regular trips to the city ever since her first visit in 1979. She performed this past weekend at Rola...
A museum for the master of blackPierre Soulages, arguably France’s most famous living artist, is known as a master of the colour black. A museum dedicated to his life’s work opened on Friday in Rodez, a town in t...
Tintin breaks records with EUR2.5mn saleAn original page of drawings of the beloved comic character Tintin sold at auction Saturday in Paris for more than two million euros, setting a new world record for comics.
CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2014
Turkish drama ‘Winter Sleep’ wins Cannes Palme d’OrThe 67th Cannes Film Festival came to a close Saturday night, with Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s three-hour-plus Turkish drama “Winter Sleep” taking home the top Palme d’Or prize.
CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2014