french presidential elections

France begins voting in second round of presidential election

Sun, 07 May 2017 - 06:37 GMT

After a tumultuous election campaign filled with scandal and surprises, the French public began to vote on Sunday.

Macron stretches lead as French presidential campaign enters final day

Fri, 05 May 2017 - 06:43 GMT

Independent centrist French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron extended his lead in the polls over his far-right rival Marine Le Pen on Friday .

Concern among Europe’s Muslims mounts as Far Right-Wing leads polls in France

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 - 04:40 GMT

With France expecting a new president, who could hail from the far-right wing, there are rising fears of pressure on Europe’s Muslim communities, President of the European Muslim League (EML) told Egypt Today in an interview on Sunday.

France votes in election nailbiter

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 - 07:47 GMT

France began voting Sunday under heavy security in the first round of the most unpredictable presidential election in decades