Francois Fillon has changed his mind, he will press ahead with his presidential bid even if investigators charge him over claims his wife had a fake parliamentary…
France’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen visited a migration hotspot on the country’s border with Italy on Monday.
Embattled French presidential candidate Francois Fillon received the warmest of welcomes on Saturday – more than 9,000 kilometres from the mainland.
The French presidential candidate has launched a counter-attack against the bogus jobs scandal that is threatening his campaign.
The French presidential candidate on the right appears before a rally of supporters, but even some in his own party are asking how long he can survive
Further damaging revelations looked set to pile yet more pressure on embattled French presidential candidate Francois Fillon on Thursday.
Francois Fillon says scandal is a left-wing coup designed to scuttle his presidential campaign.
Illegal undeclared company consultancies on top of allegations of well-paid fake jobs for wife and children threaten to derail France's leading right-wing presidential candidate.
The French centre-right candidate for the presidential election says he is unruffled by the scandal threatening to engulf his campaign.
France’s embattled conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been fighting to get his campaign back on track after allegations of misuse of public…
French presidential contender François Fillon says he's assisting the prosecutor's office with its investigation into his wife's alleged fake job.
With the Socialist candidate finally chosen this weekend, can either Manuel Valls or Benoit Hamon make a difference in the packed French presidential election race?
French politics has no analogue to America’s alt-right milieu – with its conspiracy theories, talk shows, online trolling, and fake news – that fueled Trump’s campaign. But Fillon’s supporters, too, reject multiculturalism and have responded to their status anxiety by dismissing expertise.
With the dawn of the New Year, the presidential hopefuls from France's mainstream political parties have begun to set out their plans ahead of the vote in the spring.
Widely tipped to be France’s next President, François Fillon stormed to victory in US-style primaries last weekend to become the centre-right’s candidate.
Francois Fillon, France’s dark horse in the primaries is now a strong favourite for president.
Socially conservative, free market and pro-Russia are just some of the terms used to describe France's centre-right candidate for next year's presidential election.
Francois Fillon looks set to win the French Republican primaries.
Francois Fillon or Alain Juppe, both candidates have now cast their ballots, and now it’s up to France to choose who it wants to represent Les Republicains.
Fillon and Juppe face off in the second round of the conservative primaries, with the former favourite to win the nomination in opinion polls.
The contenders to represent "Les Républicains" in the 2017 election have held their final campaign rallies ahead of Sunday's vote.