France shudders after London attack, Le Pen demands border controls - Reuters

Candidate for the 2017 presidential election Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader, arrives for a debate organised by French private TV channel TF1 in Aubervilliers, outside Paris, France, March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Patrick ...and more »

France's Macron Is Seen Winning the Elections in Most Recent Polls - Newsweek

Centrist Emmanuel Macron is projected to come out on top in the first round of France's presidential election next month ahead of far-right leader Marine Le Pen before going on to win in a runoff, a Harris Interactive poll showed on Thursday. Macron ...and more »

Defections boost France's Macron in election race - Daily Mail

PARIS, March 23 (Reuters) - French presidential election frontrunner Emmanuel Macron saw his lead in the polls bolstered by news on Thursday that two members of the government were deserting the official Socialist Party contender to back the 39-year ...and more »

Russian MP says France's Le Pen to visit Moscow on Friday - The Star Online

MOSCOW (Reuters) - French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen will visit Moscow on Friday, Russian news agencies quoted a senior Russian lawmaker as saying. Leonid Slutsky, head of the lower house of parliament's foreign affairs committee, ...and more »

French Defence Minister Le Drian to back Macron in presidential election - paper - Yahoo Singapore News

French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian attends the inauguration of the site of the naval defence company and shipbuilder DCNS in Ollioules, France, February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier/File Photo. More. PARIS (Reuters) - French defence ...and more »

Macron HECKLED during HOSTILE mayors meeting in MAJOR boost for Marine Le Pen -

FRENCH presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron took a hammering from a crowd of mayors as they voiced their disgust at his public spending proposals. By Thomas Hunt. PUBLISHED: 02:16, Thu, Mar 23, 2017 | UPDATED: 03:14, Thu, Mar 23, 2017.and more »

But...What if she doesn't win? UBS' Gordon on the risks of Marine Le Pen losing the French election - CNBC

Depending who you ask, the French are a month away from (a) the most important election of 2017, (b) their most important presidential election since 2002, (c) their most important election in one, maybe two generations, or (d) all of the above. Most ...and more »

Potential French first lady holds American-style campaign - Business Insider

PARIS (AP) — In a break with French tradition, centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has created an inseparable team with his wife Brigitte, who is fierily campaigning by his side, a move more often seen on American political stages than in ...and more »

Why Nationalists Need Like-Minded Foreigners - Bloomberg

There's something disturbing about recent stories about the ideological kinship between Steve Bannon, U.S. President Donald Trump's chief strategist, and Marine Le Pen, the nationalist candidate running for French president. Isn't nationalism supposed ...and more »

Return of Sovereign France - ValueWalk

In France, President Hollande's utter failure to foster broad consensus for structural reforms has paved the way for a contested election. While public debate focuses on Emmanuel Macron as the savior of France, the real story is that Marine Le Pen's ...and more »