Ukraine Issues Blacklist Of 'Russian Propagandists', Includes US Senator & Prominent Journalists

Ukraine Issues Blacklist Of 'Russian Propagandists', Includes US Senator & Prominent Journalists The Ukrainian government has published a list of politicians, academics, and activists...

Far-right surges in French election to leave Macron presidency in turmoil

Marine Le Pen hailed it a "seismic event" after her radical National Rally party won 89 of the 577 seats in the National Assembly.

No respite for re-elected Macron as parliamentary elections loom

French President Emmanuel Macron enjoyed no respite on Monday as, hours after he won re-election by defeating the far right's Marine Le Pen, political opponents called on voters to deny him a...

European markets as investors react to France's Macron win

The pan-European Stoxx 600 index was down 1.4% by late-afternoon. China's capital of Beijing warned that Covid has been spreading undetected for about a week. France's Emmanuel Macron comfortably...

France's President Emmanuel Macron easily beats Marine Le Pen to serve 2nd term, but election shows far-right gains

But while France's left, the European Union and NATO revel in Marine Le Pen's defeat, her share of the vote shows a deeply divided nation.

French election results - live: Macron vows to be ‘president for all’ in victory speech

Emmanuel Macron has vowed to be a president ‘for all’ in a victory speech after exit polls forecast his election win. Polls after voting ended on Sunday suggest around 58 per cent of votes...

2022 French Presidential Runoff Election: Live Updates

Emmanuel Macron easily defeated the far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the 2017 battle for president, but the race this time around is expected to be much tighter.

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen face off again, with France's future direction at stake

French voters will choose between two very different visions for their country during Sunday's presidential runoff election, as the centrist President Emmanuel Macron seeks to fend off a challenge...

Why French voters could elect a female Trump, far-right Marine LePen

Marine Le Pen, president of France? As France’s presidential elections close on April 24, the impossible has become a distinct possibility.

Carlos Ghosn says he would face fair trial in France, suggests timing of arrest warrant 'suspicious'

Fugitive former car executive Carlos Ghosn says he expects to receive a "fair trial" in France. French authorities on Thursday issued an international arrest warrant for the former Renault-Nissan...

2022 French election: Live updates on final campaign day - The Associated Press

PARIS — The finalists for France’s presidency, President Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen, traded blows on the last day of campaigning Friday as they tried to convince undecided...

French presidential election 2022 explained: Macron challenged by far-right Le Pen

Making her third bid for power, the far-right nationalist Marine Le Pen has never been closer to the Élysée Palace, an outcome that would send shockwaves across the West.

Marine Le Pen's far-right vision ahead of 2022 France election - The Associated Press

PARIS — No more Muslim headscarves in public. All schoolchildren in uniforms. Laws proposed and passed by referendum. Generous social services unavailable to foreigners unless they've held a job...

U.S. Braces for Potential French Election Shockwave

WASHINGTON — U.S. officials are anxiously watching the French presidential election, aware that the outcome of the vote on Sunday could scramble President Joe Biden’s relations with Europe and...

French election 2022

Emmanuel Macron maintains a 12 point poll lead over Marine Le Pen, the far-right challenger in the French presidential election, after a heated television debate on Wednesday night. As the...

The news coming from this giant volcano is even gloomier than the new forecasts from the IMF and World Bank

Investors love looking at esoteric indicators for clues on how the economy is performing. How about looking at carbon dioxide emissions? There may be a political agreement to reduce emissions but...

Marine Le Pen's Chances of Winning French Election, According to Bookmakers

The far-right challenger faces President Emmanuel Macron in a runoff vote to decide France's next leader on April 24.

Macron vs. Le Pen: The French presidential election runoff explained

Emmanuel Macron is the favorite, but his rival Marine Le Pen is rising in the polls, suggesting the election could be more tightly fought than when the pair went head-to-head in 2017. Here's what...

In France's election, a meaty issue unites Jews and Muslims

PARIS — As she cooks lunch and talks politics, Sarah Gutmann has a nasty feeling — of would-be French president Marine Le Pen invading the privacy of her home and meddling with her Jewish faith...

How France's presidential election could impact Ukraine war

PARIS — The capital of France may be thousands of miles away from the battlefields of eastern Ukraine, but what happens in French voting stations this month could have repercussions there. ...

Rise of Marine Le Pen in France Challenges West’s Unity Against Russia

The West’s campaign to counter Russia after its invasion of Ukraine faces a challenge from within: the surge in voter support for French far-right leader Marine Le Pen.

Potential far-right victory in France seen as threat to EU

A win for far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in France's presidential race would have immense repercussions on the functioning of the European Union

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia wary ahead of ECB meeting, U.S. inflation data

U.S. Treasury yields jump ahead of inflation data that could prompt the Federal Reserve to tighten policy enough to slow a rebounding economy. The euro rose against the dollar to snap a seven-day...

What to watch today: Stock futures are set for lower open, oil prices slide

U.S. stock futures were slightly lower Monday morning as Wall Street looks to bounce back from a losing week. Dow futures implied an opening decline of roughly 160 points, while S&P 500 and Nasdaq...

Who is Marine Le Pen? Far-right leader fights Macron for French presidency

Marine Le Pen will face President Emmanuel Macron in the second round of voting on April 24, in a rematch that is expected to be much closer than their first clash in 2017.

How Marine Le Pen has changed since losing the 2017 presidential election

France's presidential runoff will see Emmanuel Macron face off against Marine Le Pen for a second election in a row, but the woman challenging France's current leader is hardly the same candidate...

Asia wary ahead of ECB meeting, US inflation data By Reuters

Asian shares slipped on Monday ahead of a week packed with central bank meetings and U.S. inflation data. The euro eked out a gain on relief the far right did not win the first round of the French...

Macron faces a tough fight as France votes on Sunday

France votes on Sunday in the first round of a presidential election, with far-right candidate Marine Le Pen posing an unexpected threat to President Emmanuel Macron's re-election hopes.

Macron's re-election bid a nail-biter in France

Far-right leader Marine Le Pen is surging ahead of tomorrow's election.

French presidential race tightens, with far-right challenger nipping at Macron's heels

President Emmanuel Macron is ahead in the polls, but Marine Le Pen has closed the gap heading into the first round of voting on Sunday.

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