Many of the student protesters in Paris brandished slogans against Macron and Le Pen
Business Line looks at the high stakes for Europe and its fragile economic recovery as outsiders Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen face off.
by Dominique Moisi, Institut Montaigne Relief and pride are the main emotions many French citizens are feeling after the first round of the French
by Christine Ockrent, former Chief Operating Officer of France 24 and RFI I vividly remember French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen’s first
The French National Front leader says she is “taking a break” as party leader to focus on her presidential campaign ahead of a run-off vote in two weeks’ time.
The two candidates will participate in a live televised debate on 3 May, four days before the second-round vote.
At the election night meeting held by Emmanuel Macron in Paris, many volunteers could be seen handing out information, flags and badges.
French President Francois Hollande has called for voters to back centrist Emmanuel Macron in the run-off ballot in the presidential election.
Former investment banker and political novice-Emmanuel Macron will go head-to-head with far-right, _Front National_ leader-Marine Le Pen for the keys to the Élysée Palace. But how do their policy prop
For the first time since 1958, neither the Socialist nor Republican parties have a candidate in the second round of voting.
Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen will go head-to-head in the second round of the French elections.
The leading candidates in the French presidential election have already cast their ballots, with most having voted in the morning.
The preparations are complete for one of the most widely anticipated French presidential elections in modern times.
French overseas territories and the country’s nationals abroad have been casting their ballots in the presidential election ahead of the vote on the mainland.
Early voting has begun in France’s overseas territories for the first round of the country’s most closely-fought presidential race in decades.
From the triumph of Francois Mitterrand in 1981 to the surprise of Le Pen in 2002, the presidential elections are often known for their twists and turns.
Thursday's shooting in central Paris risks thrusting national security and the spectre of terrorism back in minds of millions of French voters.
Ahead of the French presidential election, we speak to people across France. In this edition, we meet Alain Peulet, a retired merchant navy officer, who disagrees with France's immigration policy.
After the UK's unexpected vote to leave the EU and Donald Trump’s unexpected triumph in the US presidential election last year, you might imagine that EU leaders have developed detailed contingency plans for a victory by the far-right National Front’s Marine Le Pen in France’s presidential election.