The leader of France’s far-right National Rally (Rassemblement national) party has slammed court judges after they ordered that it could not receive €2m in public funding.
The EU's second highest tribunal has rejected a bid by Marine Le Pen to overturn a ruling about misuse of funds.
A great deal and not much, says an expert in French politics from Sciences Po Lyon.
The French far-right is trying to change its name, but observers note a clumsy similarity between the proposed new moniker and a WWII fascist group that allied with the Nazis during the occupation.
Marine Le Pen may not be able to rename the Front National "Rassemblement national" after all.
A Twitter video appears to show Davy Rodriguez uttering a racist insult outside a bar in Lille. He denies making the remarks.
French far right leader Marine Le Pen said the old name was a "psychological barrier" for voters.
Le Pen was the only candidate on the ballot at the party's congress in Lille
Marine Le Pen wants to rename the Front National at the annual congress in Lille, but the near-bankrupt FN needs more than a name change to revive its fortunes.
Experts say France's new political movement, Les Patriotes, is mimicking Farage's anti-EU party UKIP.
The power struggle between Front National founder Jean-Marie Le Pen and his daughter Marine continues as a court upholds his suspension from the party
Magistrates in France have placed Marine Le Pen under formal investigation.
This comes after preliminary inquiries into allegations that European
France's parliamentary election results reveal deep splits over strategy across opposition parties
It's a slightly smaller than expected landslide for en Marche as voter turnout plummets.
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
Marine Le Pen has acknowledged that her controversial debate performance against French presidental rival Emmanuel Macron earlier this month was peppered with “too much…
France's 39-year-old president was unknown to the wider public three years ago and remains outside any of the traditional political groupings.
The second round of the French presidential election was a convincing victory for Emmanuel Macron who won 66 percent of the vote compared to Marine Le Pen’s 34…
2017 was a year of three important elections.
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Merkel praises Macron win as victory for Europe
Henin-Beaumont, in the north of France close to the border with Belgium, is a National Front stronghold.
For many in France, Emmanuel Macron’s decisive victory over Marine Le Pen sparked a wave of enthusiasm and optimism.
National Front ready for name change and respectability
France’s incoming and outgoing presidents attended a solemn ceremony in Paris on Monday, commemorating the end of World War Two in Europe.
France remains deeply divided Macron won with a two-thirds share of the vote (66.