And US President Donald Trump tweeted: "So terrible to watch the massive fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris".
The fire department was fighting the flames, while the area near the cathedral was being cleared.
Sights of the flames stopped passers-by in their tracks along the Seine River that passes beneath the cathedral.
Powerful, Deadly Storms Sweep Across The South
The NWS says that Monday through to Saturday residents in those areas should expect isolated wind damage possibly tomorrow. The sheriffs office from nearby Houston County told KLTV that one woman was found dead near her home on Highway 21 West.
Emmanuel Macron, the French president, announced he was cancelling a speech he was due to give this evening due to the conflagration.
Images showed a large plume of smoke billowing near its spire.
Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo tweeted that they are in the midst of a bad fire at the cathedral, and that Paris firefighters are trying to control the flames. Hidalgo urged residents to stay away from the security perimeter around the Gothic-style church.
Notre Dame Cathedral is located on the Ile de la Cite, the very heart of the city.
Mir Zia Ullah Langau, the minister, said that 48 people were also injured in the blast that hit the busy market. After a series of attacks, security forces started escorting Hazara buses to the market.
It was the first post-season meeting between the teams since the Thunder moved from Seattle to Oklahoma City. Russell Westbrook had 24 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds for his ninth career postseason triple-double.
He added: "I know she will have great ideas that help us address both the opportunities and challenges facing our company". The social media giant had announced his departure on Friday afternoon, according to reports.
The Mandalorian will be released on Disney's streaming service on November 12, the same day Disney Plus launches. Pascal would add, " The Mandalorian is a mysterious, lone, gun fighter in the Outer Reaches of the galaxy ".
I do not know who can play in Nantes as we will have just 13 or 14 players. "Yes, we're missing Lass Diarra and Adrien Rabiot ". Bernat went from hero to villain when he was shown a straight red card for a foul on Nicolas Pepe after 36th minute.
On top of these accolades, God of War won Game of the Year at this year's SXSW Gaming Awards , and also at GDC 2019 . As for what's next, rumors have already surfaced online that a God of War sequel is already in the works .
De Bruyne has shone for City since joining in 2015, but he originally struggled in England having spent a spell with Chelsea. The Reds' 2-0 victory over Chelsea saw them leapfrog Manchester City back to the summit of the Premier League on Sunday.
The upcoming console will be called the Xbox One S All-Digital and looks just like the Xbox One S, but without a disc drive. These games include Minecraft , Sea Of Thieves and Forza Horizon 3 , with more games available via the Store and Game Pass.
This year, Palm Sunday falls on April 14, Good Friday falls on April 19 and Easter Sunday will be celebrated on April 21. On Holy Thursday he will visit the prison of Velletri, south of Rome, where he will wash the feet of 12 prisoners.
Boston Red Sox fans had a cruel chant for Chris Davis during Friday night's game against the Baltimore Orioles . His last hit prior to Saturday was a double against then-White Sox righty James Shields last September 14.
Hours after announcing its annual spring offensive , the Taliban attempted an attack near the district governor's office. The Taliban have long refused to speak officially with Kabul , calling the government a "puppet" of the West.
State of Emergency in NYC After Extensive Measles Outbreaks
New York City declares a state of public health emergency in Brooklyn as the measles outbreak has reached at least 285 cases. All but 39 of the confirmed cases are in children. "I believe the CDC and state and local agencies are up to the task".
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"You've already heard " When Calls the Heart " will return with a special two-night event Sunday, May 5 and Monday, May 6". Brian Bird , an executive producer on the series, late week thanked fans for their support during "this challenging time".
Truex Jr. takes Richmond for first short-track win
No racing next week for the Easter break. "Been a crappy start to the year", Larson said. "A decent green-flag cycle got us up". When they all had new tires and enough fuel to finish, Truex was back in front, followed by Bowyer, Logano, Harvick and Hamlin.
India pick Karthik over Pant in CWC squad
The national team will leave for London on April 23 to play one-off T20I and five ODIs against England ahead of the World Cup. In the squad that was announced on Monday, Dhoni will be playing his fourth, expected to be the final, 50-over World Cup .
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Xbox's Major Nelson confirmed in the Reddit thread that the Xbox team was "testing this out with a small group of folks". Microsoft calls it the Spring Sale , which offers discounts on more than 500 games and downloadable content.