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Notre Dame Cathedral
World  /  Published 11.07.20

Notre-Dame to be rebuilt as before

Notre-Dame Cathedral will be rebuilt just the way it stood before last year’s devastating fire. No swimming pool or organic garden on the roof of the medieval Paris monument, or contemporary gl...
By AP in Paris

Heritage  /  Published 25.12.19

Chathedral might not be saved: Notre Dame Rector

The rector of Notre Dame Cathedral says the Paris landmark is still so fragile that there's a “50% chance” the structure might not be entirely saved, because scaffolding installed before this year...
By AP in Paris

Opinion  /  Published 26.04.19

A forest is more precious than any cathedral

Sir — Parisians have sworn that Notre-Dame shall rise again. But will it ever be the same? No matter how true to the original the new structure is, the cathedral as it was has ceased to exist. As sa...
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.19

French in Calcutta: She will be reborn from ashes

Fabrice PlançonDirector, Alliance Francaise du Bengale The Eiffel Tower may be better known to tourists but the Notre-Dame cathedral is much older. It is a symbol of artistic and technical excellence...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

World  /  Published 16.04.19

'They can't even bear to say it's Notre Dame'

Panicked by the burgeoning crowd, police officers shouted hoarsely for bystanders to back away and leave room for the dozens of fire trucks that wailed toward us. But the tourist season is upon Paris,...
By Lori Hinnant/AP in Paris

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.19

It's human imagination that creates cultural memory

When the National Museum of Brazil burnt down, it wiped out records of lost civilizations, parts of the history of a continent. But the fire at the cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris that destroyed its ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.19

What Notre-Dame & Pulwama have in common

Would there have been the same outpouring of emotion in France if last Monday’s flames had devastated the Eiffel Tower and not Notre-Dame cathedral? Gustave Eiffel’s symbol of the art of modern en...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in

World  /  Published 17.04.19

$1 billion raised to rebuild Notre Dame after fire

Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-powered magnates around the world to restore the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, after the French president set a...
By AP in Paris

World  /  Published 15.04.19

Fire torches top of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

A massive fire engulfed the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral in the heart of the French capital Monday, toppling its spire and sending thick plumes of smoke high into the blue sky as tourists and Parisian...
By AP in Paris

World  /  Published 20.04.19

Safety planners underestimated risk

The architect who oversaw the design of the fire safety system at Notre-Dame acknowledged that officials had misjudged how quickly a flame would ignite and spread through the cathedral, resulting in a...
By Katrin Bennhold, James Glanz and New York Times News Service in Paris


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