Dancer Josephine Baker to be first black woman honoured with burial in France’s Pantheon

The American-born icon will be laid to rest at the Paris monument which houses the remains of scientist Marie Curie, French philosopher Voltaire, writer Victor Hugo and other French luminaries.

‘Bloody angry’ Rennie slams New Zealand Rugby, Wallabies set for TRC opener in Paris

The Wallabies coach slammed his home nation after they backed out of Saturday week’s Bledisloe Cup Test in Perth.

The plans that would have turned Sydney into Paris under the Southern Cross

More than 100 years ago, Sir John Sulman designed a Sydney that would have been lined with grand boulevards including one that would have swept down to Circular Quay.

Australians all out in Paris after ‘heartbreaking’ Barty injury, De Minaur falls

World No.1 Ashleigh Barty was forced to retire from her second-round match and was joined in the departure lounge by compatriots Astra Sharma and Alex De Minaur.