“May the One who gives us his peace end the roar of arms," says Pope Francis whilst condemning "such cruel violence".
Built in the 12th and 13th centuries, Notre-Dame is the most famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages.
The tribute was organised by the Muslim Institute, an NGO aimed at promoting peace and stability in the Muslim world.
About 139.7 million people, including differently abled and transgender people, cast their vote.
The park features 12 gardens, a Cave of Miracles, and a split lake symbolising Prophet Musa's parting of the Red Sea.
"We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world. We could be the last that can do anything about it."
Malaysian premier Mahathir attended as the chief guest, while foreign armed forces featured in parade.
Thousands gather in Christchurch to honour the 50 Muslim worshippers killed last week by a white supremacist.
The ancient Hindu festival marks the welcoming of spring and a celebration of the triumph of good over evil.
Tourists and locals say spring in the valley is a visual treat for those who love nature.
Cricket fans from across the nation bid farewell to the 2019 edition of the Pakistan Super League.
Some mourners hugged their neighbours, while others stood in solemn silence at various memorial sites in the city.
Umer Farooq's grandfather and father made bagpipes, now he is the third generation to take up the tradition.
Scenes of jubilation and breaking of records were aplenty on the opening night of PSL 2019 matches in the city.
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Women's rights have a long way to go all around the world, and today they march about it.
From the world's most expensive car unveiled by Bugatti to concept flying cars, the Geneva exhibit is the place to be.
Animals wrestle with their necks and bite as they attempt to pin their adversary to the ground.
"Some scenes are so beautiful and artistic that people mistake them for enchanting paintings,” says one tourist.
Sindh chief minister was the chief guest at the Commissioner Karachi Marathon held in the metropolis.