Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:36:06 GMT
Twisted perceptions: Kama-Sutra 'not a dirty little book'
PARIS, France – In the West, India's Kama Sutra most often evokes an exotic bible of sexual positions regularly consulted for blush-inducing tips in glossy magazines. However a new exhibition in Paris hopes to flip these misconceptions on their head.
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:35:36 GMT
Political prisoner Georges Abdallah reaches 30 years in a French jail
In 1982, on the verge of the horrific Israeli invasion of Lebanon and amid daily air strikes, Abdallah headed an organization that took responsibility for assassinating an Israeli an American soldier in Paris. But many believe his trial was flawed and that ...
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:28:16 GMT
Chinese shuttlers secure two titles ahead of French Open finals
PARIS, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) -- China has secured both women's singles and doubles titles ahead of Sunday's finals at the 275,000 U.S. dollars badminton French Open. World No. 1 Li Xuerui took a sweet revenge on Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand, beating the ...
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:27:49 GMT
Coach driver arrested after 'downing wine' as he ferried students to Paris
He was ferrying 32 pupils from North Durham Academy on a three-day trip to Paris. The driver, a Brit, refused to take an on-board breath test. It's claimed he then tried to flee and hid a wine bottle behind a tree. He was arrested by French police on suspicion of ...