The French election and Europe's future - Arab News

A lot can happen between now and the second round of the French presidential election on May 7, so it is still too early to celebrate. But, even with the nationalist, populist candidate Marine Le Pen still in the running, many observers are genuinely ...

French voters sceptical Macron, Le Pen have answers on key issues - Reuters

PARIS A week before the decisive second round in France's presidential election, many voters are sceptical that either of the two candidates can solve chronic unemployment or tackle security concerns, a poll published on Sunday found. The Ifop survey ...

A Macron win is no guarantee of French revival - The Straits Times

LONDON • France used to be known as the European Union's weaker link, a state not only unwilling but also increasingly unable to apply the economic reforms necessary for the 21st century, a nation buffeted by bad ethnic relations at home and the forces ...

Macron honors Holocaust victims at Paris memorial - The Times of Israel

French presidential election candidate for the En-Marche movement, Emmanuel Macron stands at the Wall of the Rigtheous (Le Mur des Justes) during a visit to the Shoah Memorial on April 30, 2017 in Paris. (AFP PHOTO / POOL / PHILIPPE WOJAZER).

Facing election defeat, France's Le Pen flip-flops on euro - Reuters UK

Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader and candidate for French 2017 presidential election, attends a campaign rally in Nice, France, April 27, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO - Marine Le Pen, French ...

NZ Herald editorial: France presents a new political face - New Zealand Herald

French voters have given heart to everyone who may have despaired for the turn of electoral events in Britain and the United States last year, particularly since Paris suffered an act of terrorism just before the vote in the first round of France's ...

French connection - Philippine Star

One may think we are writing about the 1971 Oscar Awardee for Best Picture with the same title, French Connection. However, what we are actually writing about is the connection between Philippine capital markets and the French elections. Though this ...

'Full Measure': Hacking France - WJLA

PARIS (Sinclair Broadcast Group) - The runoff for France's next president is set. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen, the populist, will face former socialist Emmanuel Macron on May 7. The two candidates are in a fierce competition that could impact not ...

Le Pen's Election Bib Threatened - Alive For Football

How tempting it is in Britain, confident in our post-EU future, to ignore Le Pen's Front National credentials and cheer for the success of La Vague Bleue Marine ("Marine's blue wave", as her campaign is marketed). "We will form a government of national ...

French poll: Macron, Le Pen still front runners - Normangee Star

She said that “I am a candidate in the election for the French republic” and the European Union is acting like France's “enemy”. Whatever happens Sunday, French voters need to be sure they have a real choice in the second round on May 7. “We were ...