French Presidential Candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon's 'Hologram' Is Not Actually a Hologram - Gizmodo

French presidential candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon is pulling out all the stops in the final days of the campaign season, beaming a holographic image of his far-left message to six cities across the country. There's only one problem with Melenchon's ...

Macron hangs on to lead in French election, Le Pen's camp rows with Brussels - Reuters

Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement En Marche !, or Onwards !, and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election, listens to General Director of the optic group KRYS Jean-Pierre Champion (L) during his visit at the headquarters of the ...

Your Complete Guide to the French Presidential Elections - TIME

France goes to the polls for two rounds of presidential elections on April 23 and May 7, a historically unpredictable contest thanks to its insurgent political outsiders and slew of scandals. At stake is the future of the European Union, as well as ...

France Can't Ensure Security Staff at Every Polling Station During Sunday Vote - Sputnik International

The French government will not be able to guarantee the presence of security personnel at all polling stations across the country during the upcoming presidential election, government spokesman Stephane Le Foll said Wednesday. PARIS (Sputnik) — The ...

Le Pen's Real Sin? Roping in the Jews With the Muslims as a Threat to France - Haaretz

Marine Le Pen's instinct is right: fighting an Islamic takeover requires France to shed its guilt and shame over its past. But her desire for a foolish 'consistency' means Vichy and Jewish identity are also included. Amiel Ungar. Apr 19, 2017 1:58 PM ...

Politics Dominates FX Moves - MarketPulse (blog)

The pound is stable after yesterday's surprise announcement by PM Theresa May to call a snap general election for June 8. On Tuesday, sterling had its second-best day outright since last June's Brexit vote, after PM May went back on repeated promises ...

French Pres. slams State, terrorist violence against Syrian - Kuwait News Agency

PARIS, April 19 (KUNA) -- France's President Francois Hollande on Wednesday lashed out at the repeated and ongoing attacks against the civilian population caught up in the Syrian and other conflicts and he urged a diplomatic mobilisation to put a stop ...

France's presidencial race 1st round up for grabs - Petroleumworld.com

France's presidential race enters its final stretch with no clear winner in sight as the main contenders scrap for votes in a flurry of campaign rallies. “Everyone is petrified,” said Edouard Lecerf , head of the political department at polling firm ...