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Zafar Masud

Foreign palette: Beyond the frame

The Musée Jacquemart-André exhibition retraces the history of Impressionism from the forefathers of the movement to the Published Jul 10, 2016 07:09am

France heading towards a Frexit?

SINCE June 23, the fateful date commonly known for Brexit when a majority of English electorate voted in favour of... Published Jul 10, 2016 07:03am

The man who sheltered bus travellers

THE sky was dark in Lyon that winter day in 1964. As the first drop of rain fell on his face, Jean-Claude Decaux... Published Jun 26, 2016 07:07am

When Zouave gets his feet in water

Last week proved to be a tough challenge for many French landmarks following non-stop rains all over the country. Updated Jun 12, 2016 09:55am

‘First Lady of the Shadows’

JOURNALIST Pauline Delassus has penned a memoir of actress Julie Gayet titled Mademoiselle. Gayet hit the headlines... Published May 15, 2016 06:57am

When taxis start costing too much

YOU have to think twice, and discreetly peep into your wallet at least once, before you hail a taxi in Paris. Given... Published Apr 17, 2016 06:48am

The man who wanted to be an eagle

QUESTIONED one evening late last year by a television show host what he would want to be were he given the choice of... Published Feb 07, 2016 06:49am