Notre-Dame de Paris, often referred to simply as Notre-Dame, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, France. The cathedral is consecrated to the Virgin Mary and considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture. Its innovative use of the rib vault and flying buttress, its enormous and colourful rose windows, and the naturalism and abundance of its sculptural decoration set it apart from the earlier Romanesque style.
Paris prosecutors are investigating what caused the Notre Dame Cathedral fire. According to CNN, they think it may have been an electrical short-circuit. A judicial source said: "We are not excluding..
According to Reuters, police said that a man was charged on Thursday with attempted arson, after he walked into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City with two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and..
According to Business Insider, Only two days after the fire that wrecked havoc to the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, severely damaging the more than 850-year-old structure, Cruz posted a tweet poking..
After the tragic destruction of the historical Notre Dame church in France, a fundraising effort for rebuilding the Notre-Dame Cathedral inspired people to donate funds to the reconstruction of several..
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that Pope Francis would at an undetermined time visit France. The country was plunged into sorrow this week by a catastrophic fire at the Notre-Dame de..
"We can do those things far more effectively with 21st century materials than simply cut down a bunch of oak trees and put them back up again the way it was," says Professor Stephen Murray. Rough Cut..
It’s possible that officials could have prevented or lessened the intensity of the Notre-Dame Cathedral fire. The New York Times reported that officials decided to not install firewalls and sprinkler..
Reuters reports firefighter teams arrived at Notre-Dame Cathedral in less than 10 minutes after receiving the first call on Monday evening. A spokesman for the Paris Fire Department said there was no..
Monday’s calamitous fire at Notre-Dame elicited an unprecedented outpouring of generosity from donors near and far, great and small. But as the embers cooled, so have cracks appeared in the initial.. France 24 - Published
The spire, which was added to the cathedral during a 19th Century restoration project led by French architect Eugene Viollet-le-Duc, was completely destroyed when the fire took hold on Monday. Prime.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •BBC News
PARIS — France paid a daylong tribute Thursday to the Paris firefighters who saved the internationally revered Notre Dame Cathedral from collapse and rescued many of its treasures. As the ceremonies.. WorldNews - Published
“Paris! Paris violated! Paris broken! Paris martyred!” Those words were uttered, not this week but by general Charles de Gaulle when he entered a liberated Paris on August 25, 1944. German snipers.. WorldNews - Published
A man is in custody after trying to enter the historic St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York, carrying gas cans and lighters. It comes just two days after flames ravaged the Notre Dame Cathedral in.. CBS News - Published
France is paying a daylong tribute Thursday to the Paris firefighters who saved the internationally revered Notre Dame Cathedral from collapse and rescued its treasures from encroaching flames.
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A time lapse camera installed just hours before Monday's devastating blaze at Notre-Dame de Paris may contain vital clues as to what caused the inferno, a French scaffolding company working at the.. Reuters - Published
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that Pope Francis would at an undetermined time visit France, a country plunged into sorrow this week by a catastrophic fire at the Notre-Dame de Paris.. Reuters - Published
A man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St Patrick's Cathedral in New York carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, police said, just days after a fire badly damaged.. Firstpost - Published
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is ushering in the most solemn period in the Catholic liturgical calendar by celebrating a Holy Thursday Mass, made more poignant this year following the devastation.. WorldNews - Published
ArcelorMittal has offered steel for the restoration of Notre-Dame de Paris after a fire gutted the gothic cathedral's roof and destroyed its iconic spire, the steelmaker said on Thursday. Reuters - Published
Some 90 percent of the priceless relics and art works housed within the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral were saved from Monday's devastating fire as contingency plans to evacuate the treasures worked, a.. Reuters - Published
PARIS — Notre Dame Cathedral would have burned to the ground in a “chain-reaction collapse” had firefighters not moved as rapidly as they did to battle the blaze racing through the beloved.. WorldNews - Published
Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral went up in flames on Monday , a blaze that devastated the landmark, destroying its wood-beamed roof and collapsing the iconic spire, a searing loss for Paris and France. Reuters - Published
Firefighter teams arrived at Notre-Dame Cathedral in less than 10 minutes after receiving the first call on Monday evening without any delays at their end, said a spokesman for the Paris Fire.. Reuters - Published
PARIS — The French prime minister has announced an international architects’ competition to rebuild the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral. Edouard Philippe will speak following a special Cabinet.. WorldNews - Published
France will open the redesign of the Notre-Dame de Paris' iconic roofline to international architects after Monday night's blaze gutted the oak-framed structure and sent its 300-foot spire crashing.. Reuters - Published