Tagged: France


Paris women finally allowed to wear trousers

Women in Paris can finally wear trousers without fear of criminal prosecution after the government said a more than 200-year-old ban no longer had any legal effect. Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, France’s minister of women’s rights,...


A Paris street battles for its soul

The battle raging on Rue Du Faubourg Saint-Denis, a shabby Paris street where hip bars are sprouting up like mushrooms, is part of a wider war in the city pitching sleep-starved residents against nocturnal...

Hennessy tasting in Nairobi Kenya (Susan Wong Nov 2011) 0

Hennessy: The nectar of gods

Fresh off the plane and after braving the chaotic roads of Nairobi, before Cyrille Gautier-Auriol can even think about exploring the flora and fauna of Kenya, the Global Ambassador of Hennessy has already been...