Footballers in France will hope for a winning strike of a different kind next month when they protest over a controversial super tax.
French news agency AFP has come under fire after withdrawing an unflattering picture of president Francois Hollande.
The picture (see below) was
France still wants to push ahead with military action in Syria – despite Britain’s decision to withdraw from a potential attack.
French President François Hollande has demonstrated his country’s close ties with Germany by delivering the keynote speech at an event to celebrate
France and Germany try to side-step their differences and portray a united front; how the EU hopes to change “casino banking” and give every European
François Hollande one year ago was inaugurated in the rain. Many people then took the weather as an omen for the French president. In the months that
Hello and welcome to the first edition of The Global Conversation. Joining us today: French President François Hollande and Italian prime minister
French Socialist President François Hollande returned from his summer vacation a few days ago. He has a lot of work to do, into a stiff headwind of
French President Francois Hollande’s Socialist party are celebrating after gaining an outright majority in the National Assembly.
Encouraged by the results of the first round of voting in legislative elections, France’s President François Hollande can feel confident of sealing
France’s presidential run-off was a closely fought race in the end as both candidates made gestures to a far right that came in third in the first
President Barack Obama was among the first to congragulate Francois Hollande, but what will Washington and America at large make of the man they call
With France under new Socialist leadership, changes are to be expected in how it conducts diplomacy. France is a nuclear power and so has a permanent
A single showcase debate on television between the contenders for the French presidency was intended to convince people who had not yet made their
As in many election campaigns, foreign policy is not one of the French public’s main interests.
When the two finalists have mentioned it, foreign
The first round of France’s Presidential election has been watched well beyond the country’s borders. Numerous European broad sheets led with the
They are young, they are French and they are part of what is known as Generation Y.
A generation less than 30 years old, they are said to number 13