A French cave containing the oldest known paintings in the world has been declared a World Heritage Site but the UN’s cultural arm, Unesco.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has picked his new cabinet, leaving many questions regarding the future of the country, including who will suceed the 89-year-old. He did not name any ...
In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the government has defended its right to explore the oil resources that might lie beneath the Virunga National Park. Last week, the rights group Global ...
Thousands and thousands of lovers’ padlocks now decorate many Paris bridges, in what has become a new tradition among romantic tourists visiting the French capital.
The Mont Saint Michel island off the Normandy coast was completely cut off from mainland France on Wednesday evening for the first time for 184 years.
The only skyscraper in the centre of Paris recently turned 40 years old.
Firefighters have brought a blaze in a historic Paris mansion after a six-hour battle with the flames.
Six new sites have been inscribed on the World Heritage list by the Paris- based United Nations cultural organisation, Unesco. Among them is the Namib Sand Sea in Namibia, a unique coastal ...
India's Culture Minister Chandresh Ku'mari Katoch visited Paris last week. The purpose of her visit was to encourage knowledge-sharing and skills in the preservation of artworks and monuments.
11 of Timbuktu’s 16 mausoleums have been demolished and up to 3000 priceless manuscripts have been destroyed, since islamists took control of northern Mali in 2012.