The Louvre’s Sculptural Masterpieces

The Louvre’s Sculptural Masterpieces

Since the late 12th century, the Louvre has played a role in central Paris. Built along the banks of the Seine River, the original structure has metamorphosised through the centuries. In the late 1690s, Louis XIV instituted an order for a sculpture gallery, which drew large crowds to its doors. After more than two centuries […]

Iran Dissidents to March on Paris

Iran Dissidents to March on Paris

Iranian dissidents, representatives from the British and European Parliaments, democracy advocates, international dignitaries, activists and over 300 Iranian opposition groups are set to march on Paris on June 27th to protest the lack of democratic freedoms in Iran under the nation’s religious extremist regime. Last year’s demonstrations drew over 100,000 supporters and representatives from across […]

Pont des Arts Bridge Starting to Collapse

Pont des Arts Bridge Starting to Collapse

The famous kissing bridge, Pont des Arts, located in Paris, France is starting to collapse from thousands of locks of love. The locks of love are padlocks placed by couples from around the world and attached to the side metal grill of the bridge. The couples make a wish and often etch their names on the lock, […]