"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
The US president and his wife will be guests of honour for Bastille Day celebrations
World leaders have paid a final tribute to Helmut Kohl, the former Chancellor who reunited Germany and helped shape Europe as we know it.
Magistrates in France have placed Marine Le Pen under formal investigation.
This comes after preliminary inquiries into allegations that European
An invitation by the French President to Donald Trump to attend July 14 national holiday celebrations in Paris has sparked debate
It’s rare that France and their neighbours over the English Channel both have elections in the same month.
France’s planned parliamentary poll
The French president brought some relative unknowns into his top team to replace those who had resigned amid a funding scandal
The departure of Justice Minister Francois Bayrou and others from the MoDem party comes amid a funding scandal.
the global conversation
Interview with President and CEO of Total, Patrick Pouyanné.
It's a slightly smaller than expected landslide for en Marche as voter turnout plummets.
Turnout is at record low as Macron's En Marche wins on a landslide.
French voters are back at the polls again on Sunday just over a month since Emmanuel Macron was elected the country’s new president.
This time it’s
Why President Macron needs more than electoral good-fortune to recast his country’s economic prospects.
Only Les Républicains look set to make any dent in En Marche's overwhelming sweep to power
The President's En Marche party is expected to take 32.2% of the vote in the first round
La République en Marche takes 32.2% of the vote in the first round of voting in the French parliamentary elections
As France gears up to head to the polls in the country’s National Assembly elections on Sunday, voting has already begun in overseas
A corruption inquiry has opened in France into a minister in the new government of Emmanuel Macron, Richard Ferrand, a Socialist from Britanny.
France's President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni for a dinner at the Elysee Palace in Paris.
state of the union
In this episode of State of the Union: European affairs expert Daniel Gros gives his views on the new Merkel-Macron double act for Europe and the euro zone; MEPs back the start of a process that could
France’s new cabinet held it’s first meeting on Thursday, at the Elysee Palace in Paris.