France

Notre Dame: The icon that 'transcends religion'

Religious communities express shock, dismay and solidarity after inferno scorches a symbol of France.

Europe

Over $560m pledged to restore fire-ravaged Notre Dame

Several of France's wealthiest citizens open their wallets to help foot bill of fire-ravaged icon's restoration.

Over $560m pledged to restore Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Europe

Notre Dame fire: Russia, Japan and the Vatican offer help

Some of France's richest people have pledged hundreds of millions of dollars to rebuild the cathedral.

France

French rally to collect Notre Dame restoration funds

Paris prosecutor says no sign Notre Dame fire was caused on purpose, as investigators look at roof renovation work.

France

Notre Dame's most precious relics saved from fire

About 400 firefighters battled the fire that destroyed timber roof of the 850-year-old building in Paris.

France

Notre Dame fire: What we know so far

Paris prosecutor says no sign Notre Dame fire was caused on purpose, as investigators look at roof renovation work.

Arts & Culture

Massive blaze damages Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

The fire burned through the night as about 400 firefighters battled to bring it under control.

Massive blaze damages Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

France

Macron: We will rebuild Notre Dame

French president vows to restore cathedral while billionaire Pinault pledges 100m euros towards repairing building.

Macron: We will rebuild Notre Dame

France

Notre Dame fire: 'Our thoughts are with our French friends'

Worldwide condolences to the French people came quickly as the massive blaze engulfed the historic Parisian landmark.

Notre Dame fire: 'Our thoughts are with our French friends'

France

Inside Notre Dame, France's iconic cathedral

Notre Dame, or 'Our Lady', is a jewel of French Gothic architecture nestled on an island on Paris' River Seine.

Inside Notre Dame, France's iconic cathedral

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong Film Festival: Still Human scoops three awards

The film explores the relationship between a paralysed man and a Filipina caregiver who gives up her dream to earn a living.

Interactive

Think you can survive in Bangkok’s art world?

Curate an art exhibition and survive Thailand's censorship crackdown in this interactive game.

Think you can survive in Bangkok’s art world?

Al Jazeera World

Nasreddine Dinet: The French Orientalist

The life and work of a French artist who shook up Orientalist painting by portraying Saharan people as they really were.

Prescription drugs

Museums reject donations from Sacklers amid US opioid crisis

Efforts by museums to publicly distance themselves from the alleged tainted money of the Sacklers are unprecedented.

Egypt

Mummified mice found in recently-discovered Egyptian tomb

Tomb, containing animals and mummies dating back more than 2,000 years to Ptolemaic period, discovered in Egypt's Sohag.

Mummified mice found in recently-discovered Egyptian tomb