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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.
The French Front National leader's call for an end to free education for the children of illegal immigrants has been roundly condemned in France.
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.
Trump's victory has given a boost to European populists such as the Front National leader tipped to do well in 2017 French presidential election.
French far right leader Marine Le Pen is given the comic book treatment by a Charlie Hebdo cartoonist who explores the “dark side” of the woman who could make it to make it to the second round of Fran
Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein accuses prominent Western politicians of peddling fear and hate in the same way as Islamist extremists.
Exclusive: France is the most likely country to follow Britain in voting to quit the European Union amid a ‘bankruptcy of ideas’ about how to tackle its well-placed Eurosceptics, experts say, two mont
The leader of the French National Front, Marine Le Pen, has headlined a convention of European far-right parties in Milan. It comes just weeks after
The leader of France’s far right National Front, Marine Le Penn could face an investigation by French authorities for pictures she posted on her
France’s National Front party failed to make a major breakthrough in the country’s regional elections. The party, led by Marine Le Pen, failed to win
France’s far-right National Front has failed to win the big breakthrough it was hoping for in Sunday’s (December 13) local election run-offs after
There was applause for the leader but the indications are France’s far-right National Front has failed to win a single region in the second round of
France’s mainstream political parties are scrambling to stop the rise of the far-right National Front – after its historic first-round lead in
France’s National Front (FN), a kind of father-to-daughter family party, was co-founded by Jean-Marie Le Pen in the 1970s. It was popular under his
France's mainstream parties scramble to counter the shock breakthrough of the far-right National FrontThe shock breakthrough of the far right National Front in French regional elections has left the mainstream parties scrambling to counter the advance
The shock breakthrough of the far right National Front in French regional elections has left the mainstream parties scrambling to counter the advance
Many French voters say the result of the first round of voting has come as a shock. The far-right National Front of Marine Le Pen made sweeping gains
Voter turnout was slightly up on five years ago in early voting in the French regional elections on Sunday. The trend strengthened as the day wore
What are the elections taking place on December 6 and 13? The elections are to decide which party runs each region of France. It’s nothing to do with
Marine Le Pen has appeared in court in France, accused of inciting racial hatred. The French National Front leader denies the charge. Avec notre
Marine Le Pen and members of France’s Front National party have come in for criticism over their reaction to the news that two police officers were
The founder of France’s Front National party Jean-Marie Le Pen has reacted angrily to his suspension to the party. Refering to his daughter, the
France’s Front National party (FN) has suspended founder Jean-Marie Le Pen over inflammatory remarks amid an ongoing feud with his daughter, current
The Front National leader was taken aback by three topless activists who interrupted her annual speech in Paris, making Nazi salutes from a nearby balcony.
Marion Marechal-Le Pen, the grand-daughter of France’s Front National (FN) founder, Jean-Marie Le Pen, is to replace him as candidate in regional
French National Front leader Marine Le Pen has urged her father, party founder Jean Marie, to retire from politics. The 86-year-old last week
Jean-Marie Le Pen is facing the fallout of a string of controversial comments. His daughter, Marine – the leader of France’s far-right National Front
The father and daughter duo at the head of France’s far-right National Front party may well truly be a thing of the past. The Le Pen family drama has
The leader of France’s far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen says she will oppose her father standing in upcoming regional elections, as a rift in
Fans of France’s ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy threw out a cheer after the centre-right UMP party he leads looked to have won some two thirds of the