Marine Le Pen

What's in a name? France's Le Pen proposes far-right rebrand

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 01:40 GMT

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen proposed changing the name of her party to the National Union on Sunday.

France's Le Pen: far-right will rebuild, continue fight against EU

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 09:50 GMT

Marine Le Pen said the party would rebuild after her number two quit on Thursday and said she would continue to campaign against the EU.

France's far-right National Front keeps euro-exit stance

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 - 08:38 GMT

France's far-right National Front (FN) said Saturday it would maintain its goal of seeing the nation out of the euro common currency.

Macron's party on course for a landslide

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 - 11:43 GMT

French President Emmanuel Macron is on course for a landslide victory in parliamentary elections that will complete his overhaul of national politics.

Macron looks to cement mandate as French elect new parliament

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 12:30 GMT

A month after Macron's election as French president, voters returned to the polls for the first round of a parliamentary vote expected to give him a comfortable majority.

French legislative poll: what you need to know

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 - 02:31 GMT

French voters go to the polls on Sunday in the first round of a legislative election with newly elected President Emmanuel Macron

After strong start, Macron eyes parliamentary majority

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 - 02:16 GMT

After just three weeks in office, French President Emmanuel Macron is tipped to win his audacious bet that he can obtain a parliamentary majority.

Le Pen claims 'massive' gains but plans party revamp after defeat

Sun, 07 May 2017 - 09:48 GMT

Defeated French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen claimed a "massive" result for the far right in Sunday's presidential run-off.

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 blasts 'hacking attack' after document release

Fri, 05 May 2017 - 11:02 GMT

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron blasts hacking attack after internal documents including emails and accounting papers were released online.

Le Pen, Macron face off in final French presidential debate

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 10:30 GMT

French presidential candidates Macron and Le Pen face off in a final televised debate Wednesday.

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Mon, 01 May 2017 - 04:07 GMT

One French police officer was seriously burnt and two others injured in clashes at a May Day demonstration in Paris

Hollande urges French voters to block Le Pen

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 06:24 GMT

French President Francois Hollande on Monday urged voters to reject far-right leader Marine Le Pen

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.

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