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VIDEO: Calypso Rose in Paris hospital but thrills staff with hit song

Calypso Rose is resting in a Paris hospital being treated for a case of 'gout' but her management says, there is nothing to worry about.

Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis characterised by recurrent attacks of a red, tender, hot, and swollen joint. 

Her manager Jean Michel Gilbert said she was admitted on Friday and will be discharged on Tuesday.

He said the decision to have her seek medical attention was simply precautionary.

He said there is no need for alarm and that she remains in high spirits.

Developing: Police officer shot dead, another injured in Paris attack

Armed police have blocked off the Champs Elysees in Paris after an officer was killed and another wounded in a shooting.

A report citing a police source said the person who fired on officers had been killed in turn.

There were at least two attackers and police said the shooting was very probably a "terrorist act".

Police urged people to avoid the area.

A witness identified only as Ines told French television station BFM that she heard a shooting, saw a man's body on the ground and the area was quickly evacuated by police.

New US indictment puts focus on Daryan Warner in transport of alleged corrupt funds from Paris to T&T

The US Justice Department's new indictments of 16 former football executives, have named Daryan Warner, the son of former FIFA Vice-President Jack Warner as being involved in the transfer of alleged corrupt funds from Paris to this country on behalf of his father.

The money was said to be collected in a hotel in Paris, in stacks of US $10,000, which were brought back in a briefcase.

The Justice Department unsealed a 240-page "Superseding Indictment" today, linking the actions of some of the 16 newly indicted executives, to alleged deals involving Jack Warner.