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Mon, Sep 13 2021

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French far-right leader Le Pen calls...

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Tue, Nov 3 2020

The French opposition leader’s reaction comes after protesters took to the streets of Dhaka condemning...

France's lower house approves bill to...

France's lower house approves bill to...

Europe

Mon, Apr 23 2018

The legislation was criticized by human rights groups and leftist parties and represented a key test...

Ex-Trump aide Bannon tells far-right...

Ex-Trump aide Bannon tells far-right...

Europe

Sun, Mar 11 2018

Le Pen's bid to change the party's name does not have unanimous support at the grassroots level and has...

French far-right seeks second wind at...

French far-right seeks second wind at...

Europe

Sat, Mar 10 2018

Controversial ex-White House adviser Steve Bannon, who has repeatedly expressed support for Europe's...

Top Le Pen aide quits amid French far-right...

Top Le Pen aide quits amid French far-right...

Europe

Thu, Sep 21 2017

Florian Philippot said the debate within the FN about a shift away from his focus on economic nationalism...

Sanity prevails in France

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Sat, May 13 2017

With Macron’s win, France seems to have bucked the global trend of electing populists

Macron election gives a gasping EU a...

Macron election gives a gasping EU a...

Europe

Mon, May 8 2017

Despite overwhelming support for Macron across the continent, the new French leader remains a political...

French presidential election: What you...

French presidential election: What you...

Europe

Sun, May 7 2017

The new president will take over from Socialist Francois Hollande and is expected to be sworn in by May...

Infographic: French election amid low...

Infographic: French election amid low...

Europe

Sun, May 7 2017

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen trails centrist Emmanuel Macron in the polls by about 20% points ahead...

Brutal French presidential race enters...

Brutal French presidential race enters...

Europe

Fri, May 5 2017

Polls showed that 39-year-old former investment banker Macron has stretched his lead over Le Pen to 22...

Marine Le Pen rally T-shirts made in...

Marine Le Pen rally T-shirts made in...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 4 2017

The labels of all polo shirts sold at the meeting were cut out, but one

Le Pen, Macron face off in final French...

Le Pen, Macron face off in final French...

Europe

Wed, May 3 2017

Polls show Macron holding a hefty but narrowing lead in the polls of 59% versus 41%, but previous debates...

Populism: French presidential election's...

Populism: French presidential election's...

Europe

Tue, May 2 2017

How outsider candidates threw the traditional left-right battle into disarray

France's Le Pen accused of plagiarising...

France's Le Pen accused of plagiarising...

Europe

Tue, May 2 2017

Front National candidate Marine Le Pen appears to repeat several sections of rival Francois Fillon's...

Macron versus Le Pen in clash of visions...

Macron versus Le Pen in clash of visions...

World

Sun, Apr 30 2017

Centrist Emmanuel Macron and hard-right leader Marine Le Pen will contest the May 7 runoff for the French...

France elections: Le Pen steps aside...

France elections: Le Pen steps aside...

World

Tue, Apr 25 2017

The move comes just a day after she reached the second round of the French election, where she will face...

Why self-made politicians are...

Why self-made politicians are...

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Mon, Apr 24 2017

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Mainstream politics shut out as Le Pen,...

Mainstream politics shut out as Le Pen,...

Europe

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Voters rejected the two mainstream parties that have alternated power for decades, in favour of Le Pen...

Infographic: Battle for the Elysee...

Infographic: Battle for the Elysee...

World

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Centrist Emmanuel Macron took a big step towards the French presidency on Sunday by winning the first...

France's Macron appears set for Elysee...

France's Macron appears set for Elysee...

World

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Sunday's outcome is a huge defeat for the two centre-right and centre-left groupings that have dominated...