Five minutes to understand: France’s 2022 presidential election
France

Five minutes to understand: France’s 2022 presidential election

It's still more than six months away, but France's next presidential election is already the source of fevered speculation, so here's a quick guide to how it will work and what happens next.

EXPLAINED: The very precise rules of French election billboards
France

EXPLAINED: The very precise rules of French election billboards

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday
Norway

Today in Norway: A roundup of the latest news on Wednesday

What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

German Greens’ chancellor candidate Baerbock targeted by fake news
Germany

German Greens’ chancellor candidate Baerbock targeted by fake news

Germany’s conservatives in disarray as scrum for Merkel job opens wounds
Germany

Germany’s conservatives in disarray as scrum for Merkel job opens wounds

Germany after Merkel: This is the duo vying for a spot as the first ever Green chancellor candidate
Germany

Germany after Merkel: This is the duo vying for a spot as the first ever Green chancellor candidate

‘Yes to Dexit’: Germany’s far-right AfD firms up election strategy
Germany

‘Yes to Dexit’: Germany’s far-right AfD firms up election strategy

ANALYSIS: Four key questions on France’s 2022 presidential election
France

ANALYSIS: Four key questions on France’s 2022 presidential election

Germany’s Greens to put forward first chancellor candidate
Germany

Germany’s Greens to put forward first chancellor candidate

Left-wing party opposed to mining project wins Greenland vote

Left-wing party opposed to mining project wins Greenland vote

Germany warns Russia it will ‘defend itself’ against targeted disinformation in election year
Germany

Germany warns Russia it will ‘defend itself’ against targeted disinformation in election year

Merkel’s conservatives suffer heavy losses in two German state elections
Germany

Merkel’s conservatives suffer heavy losses in two German state elections

French minister: USA unlikely to be a friendly partner whoever wins election
France

French minister: USA unlikely to be a friendly partner whoever wins election

Italy defies virus for vote as far-right hopes to retake regions
Italy

Italy defies virus for vote as far-right hopes to retake regions

Everything you need to know about Switzerland’s paternity leave referendum
Switzerland

Everything you need to know about Switzerland’s paternity leave referendum

Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election
Spain

Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election
Spain

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election

Explained: What is the Emilia Romagna election and why does it matter to Italy?
Italy

Explained: What is the Emilia Romagna election and why does it matter to Italy?

Salvini seeks to topple government in key regional poll
Italy

Salvini seeks to topple government in key regional poll

‘Embarrassing conduct’: Anger in Italy after Salvini’s election doorbell stunt
Italy

‘Embarrassing conduct’: Anger in Italy after Salvini’s election doorbell stunt

What does Spain’s new goverment mean for the Catalan crisis?
Spain

What does Spain’s new goverment mean for the Catalan crisis?

Pedro Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain’s first coalition government since 1936
Spain

Pedro Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain’s first coalition government since 1936

What Spain’s new leftist government has planned for the country
Spain

What Spain’s new leftist government has planned for the country

Spain now has a Prime Minister: Pedro Sanchez clinches vote by razor-thin margin
Spain

Spain now has a Prime Minister: Pedro Sanchez clinches vote by razor-thin margin

How Austria plans to become carbon neutral by 2040
Austria

How Austria plans to become carbon neutral by 2040

Switzerland has a new president… but you probably didn’t notice
Switzerland

Switzerland has a new president… but you probably didn’t notice

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

‘Brexit is happening… I feel surprisingly calm’: Brits in Germany react to UK election result
Germany

‘Brexit is happening… I feel surprisingly calm’: Brits in Germany react to UK election result

‘Parliament clearly failed’: Swiss papers react to Federal Council election outcome
Switzerland

‘Parliament clearly failed’: Swiss papers react to Federal Council election outcome

UK election result leaves Britons in France in mourning… but there is a positive side
France

UK election result leaves Britons in France in mourning… but there is a positive side

Green Party fails to secure cabinet seat in Swiss Federal Council election
Switzerland

Green Party fails to secure cabinet seat in Swiss Federal Council election

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about the Swiss Federal Council election
Switzerland

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about the Swiss Federal Council election

How Spain’s new left-wing coalition fits into Europe’s shifting political allegiances
Spain

How Spain’s new left-wing coalition fits into Europe’s shifting political allegiances

Spanish word of the day: Abrazo
Spain

Spanish word of the day: Abrazo

Spain’s Socialists and Podemos make pact to form new government
Spain

Spain’s Socialists and Podemos make pact to form new government

WATCH: Deepfake video transforms Spain’s political leaders into ‘The A Team’
Spain

WATCH: Deepfake video transforms Spain’s political leaders into ‘The A Team’

Austria’s conservatives and greens enter coalition talks
Austria

Austria’s conservatives and greens enter coalition talks

Albert Rivera resigns as Ciudadanos leader after Spain election drubbing and bows out of politics altogether
Spain

Albert Rivera resigns as Ciudadanos leader after Spain election drubbing and bows out of politics altogether

10-N: The maps that tell the story of how Spain voted
Spain

10-N: The maps that tell the story of how Spain voted

Vox: the meteroric rise of Spain’s far right party
Spain

Vox: the meteroric rise of Spain’s far right party

What do the election results mean for Spain?
Spain

What do the election results mean for Spain?

Spain votes for fourth time in four years amid Catalonia tensions
Spain

Spain votes for fourth time in four years amid Catalonia tensions

PROFILE: Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez
Spain

PROFILE: Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez

PROFILE: Popular Party leader Pablo Casado
Spain

PROFILE: Popular Party leader Pablo Casado

PROFILE: Vox leader Santiago Abascal
Spain

PROFILE: Vox leader Santiago Abascal

Spain back at the polls amid tensions over Catalonia
Spain

Spain back at the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

Spanish election results: Socialists win most seats, PP and Vox make huge gains, C’s collapse
Spain

Spanish election results: Socialists win most seats, PP and Vox make huge gains, C’s collapse

‘Spain faces a dangerous drift to the far right’, warns PM Sanchez
Spain

‘Spain faces a dangerous drift to the far right’, warns PM Sanchez

Catalan leader denies ties to jailed radical separatists accused of terrorism
Spain

Catalan leader denies ties to jailed radical separatists accused of terrorism

Spain’s General Election: What you need to know ahead of the vote
Spain

Spain’s General Election: What you need to know ahead of the vote

Have Your Say: Should ALL Britons in Italy be eligible to vote in the UK general election?
Italy

Have Your Say: Should ALL Britons in Italy be eligible to vote in the UK general election?

Spain leaders clash over Catalonia in TV election debate
Spain

Spain leaders clash over Catalonia in TV election debate

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market
Spain

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market

Vox: Spain’s far right party surges in polls ahead of election
Spain

Vox: Spain’s far right party surges in polls ahead of election

Spain’s election campaign kicks off with crisis-hit Catalonia as battleground
Spain

Spain’s election campaign kicks off with crisis-hit Catalonia as battleground

IN PICS: ‘October 14 generation’ stage student protest camp in Barcelona
Spain

IN PICS: ‘October 14 generation’ stage student protest camp in Barcelona

Spanish elections: Socialists set to win more seats but again fall short of majority
Spain

Spanish elections: Socialists set to win more seats but again fall short of majority

Everything that’s set to change after the 2019 Swiss election
Switzerland

Everything that’s set to change after the 2019 Swiss election

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?
Spain

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?

Swiss vote in possible ‘green wave’ election
Switzerland

Swiss vote in possible ‘green wave’ election

Greens set for major gains in Swiss elections
Switzerland

Greens set for major gains in Swiss elections

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue
Spain

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue

Have your say: What are the most important issues in next week’s Swiss elections?
Switzerland

Have your say: What are the most important issues in next week’s Swiss elections?

Why the Swiss voting system means tens of thousands of votes could be wasted
Switzerland

Why the Swiss voting system means tens of thousands of votes could be wasted

Spanish elections: Podemos co-founder forms new party (to rival Podemos)
Spain

Spanish elections: Podemos co-founder forms new party (to rival Podemos)

EXPLAINER: Why Spain is heading for yet another general election
Spain

EXPLAINER: Why Spain is heading for yet another general election

Nov 10th: Spain set for fourth election in four years after talks fail
Spain

Nov 10th: Spain set for fourth election in four years after talks fail

Elections 2019: A snapshot of Switzerland’s major political parties
Switzerland

Elections 2019: A snapshot of Switzerland’s major political parties

Could Austria’s far-right make a comeback in the elections?
Austria

Could Austria’s far-right make a comeback in the elections?

Italy’s political crisis: what’s going to happen next?
Italy

Italy’s political crisis: what’s going to happen next?

How an unexpected alliance thwarted Salvini’s bid for Italian snap election
Italy

How an unexpected alliance thwarted Salvini’s bid for Italian snap election

Chemnitz: Portrait of a city shaken by anti-foreigner riots
Germany

Chemnitz: Portrait of a city shaken by anti-foreigner riots

Italy recalls Senate from recess as no-confidence vote looms
Italy

Italy recalls Senate from recess as no-confidence vote looms

How can Sanchez avoid fresh elections in Spain?
Spain

How can Sanchez avoid fresh elections in Spain?

Pedro Sanchez loses confidence vote: Spain heading for ANOTHER election
Spain

Pedro Sanchez loses confidence vote: Spain heading for ANOTHER election

Pedro Sanchez just lost first vote to remain in power: So what next?
Spain

Pedro Sanchez just lost first vote to remain in power: So what next?

ANALYSIS: Can Pedro Sanchez win backing for second term?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Can Pedro Sanchez win backing for second term?

Spain could have a government by July 23rd (or face new elections)
Spain

Spain could have a government by July 23rd (or face new elections)

OPINION: Do Britain’s political parties really care about Brits living in Spain?
Spain

OPINION: Do Britain’s political parties really care about Brits living in Spain?

Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

Barcelona mayor reelected after beating separatist
Spain

Barcelona mayor reelected after beating separatist

Madrid city hall swings to right with help of far-right
Spain

Madrid city hall swings to right with help of far-right

Austria set for early elections on September 29
Austria

Austria set for early elections on September 29

Spain inches closer to new government as PM meets king
Spain

Spain inches closer to new government as PM meets king

Why does France have five unpaid ‘reservist’ MEPs?
France

Why does France have five unpaid ‘reservist’ MEPs?

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out
Austria

‘Fierce’ campaign ahead for Austria after Sebastian Kurz voted out

ANALYSIS: Where did it all go wrong for Spain’s radical left party Podemos?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Where did it all go wrong for Spain’s radical left party Podemos?

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

What you need to know about Spain’s ‘Super Sunday’ results
Spain

What you need to know about Spain’s ‘Super Sunday’ results

British people in France set to join legal action against UK over postal votes
France

British people in France set to join legal action against UK over postal votes

EU election ANALYSIS: Cut the hysteria, Le Pen is not on her way to French presidency
France

EU election ANALYSIS: Cut the hysteria, Le Pen is not on her way to French presidency

Spain’s Socialists win big in EU vote
Spain

Spain’s Socialists win big in EU vote

Macron’s party to react ‘with humility’ to European election polls putting Le Pen in lead
France

Macron’s party to react ‘with humility’ to European election polls putting Le Pen in lead

Le Pen narrowly tops European election polls in France in blow for Macron
France

Le Pen narrowly tops European election polls in France in blow for Macron

Germany’s Social Democrats set for historic losses in Bremen state election
Germany

Germany’s Social Democrats set for historic losses in Bremen state election

Spain votes in ‘second round’ local, regional, EU polls
Spain

Spain votes in ‘second round’ local, regional, EU polls

Spanish parliament suspends four jailed Catalan MPs
Spain

Spanish parliament suspends four jailed Catalan MPs

Meet the foreigners in Spain battling for your votes in the local elections
Spain

Meet the foreigners in Spain battling for your votes in the local elections

Why Sunday’s elections are key for Pedro Sanchez
Spain

Why Sunday’s elections are key for Pedro Sanchez

French far-right leader Le Pen ordered to pay back €300k to European Parliament
France

French far-right leader Le Pen ordered to pay back €300k to European Parliament

How a rainbow ghost stole the show on the first day of Spain’s new parliament
Spain

How a rainbow ghost stole the show on the first day of Spain’s new parliament

Day release: Jailed Catalan separatists take seats in Spanish parliament
Spain

Day release: Jailed Catalan separatists take seats in Spanish parliament

Interview: ‘We defeated repression through the power of voting’
Spain

Interview: ‘We defeated repression through the power of voting’

Spain’s Catalan separatists let out of jail for induction as MPs
Spain

Spain’s Catalan separatists let out of jail for induction as MPs

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening
Spain

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s May 26th triple ballot
Spain

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s May 26th triple ballot

This is how much you earn if you’re a Spanish politician
Spain

This is how much you earn if you’re a Spanish politician

ANALYSIS: It’s time for Pedro Sanchéz to be bold and take a risk on Catalonia
Spain

ANALYSIS: It’s time for Pedro Sanchéz to be bold and take a risk on Catalonia

Spanish general election: the winners, the losers – and Vox
Spain

Spanish general election: the winners, the losers – and Vox

What the election results tell us about the Catalan independence movement
Spain

What the election results tell us about the Catalan independence movement

OPINION: The déja vu of the European election polls masks a dangerous game in French democracy
France

OPINION: The déja vu of the European election polls masks a dangerous game in French democracy

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever
Spain

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever

Spanish election result sends markets sliding but here’s why there’s nothing to worry about
Spain

Spanish election result sends markets sliding but here’s why there’s nothing to worry about

OPINION: ‘Election result brings welcome reassurance for Brits living in Spain’
Spain

OPINION: ‘Election result brings welcome reassurance for Brits living in Spain’

European elections: Who can I vote for in Italy and what are the big issues?
Italy

European elections: Who can I vote for in Italy and what are the big issues?

Spain’s general election: What next?
Spain

Spain’s general election: What next?

Elected but behind bars: Jailed Catalan separatist leaders win seats
Spain

Elected but behind bars: Jailed Catalan separatist leaders win seats

ANALYSIS: Spain chooses left-wing regional diversity while Vox divides the right
Spain

ANALYSIS: Spain chooses left-wing regional diversity while Vox divides the right

Pedro Sanchez: the phoenix of Spanish socialism
Spain

Pedro Sanchez: the phoenix of Spanish socialism

What do the Spanish election results mean?
Spain

What do the Spanish election results mean?

Biggest loser: Why has Spain’s main right-wing party lost so many votes?
Spain

Biggest loser: Why has Spain’s main right-wing party lost so many votes?

Big turnout for Spain’s early election marked by far-right emergence
Spain

Big turnout for Spain’s early election marked by far-right emergence

IN PICS AND VIDEO: Spain goes to the polls
Spain

IN PICS AND VIDEO: Spain goes to the polls

Spain votes in early election marked by far-right resurgence
Spain

Spain votes in early election marked by far-right resurgence

How did we get here? Over three years of political instability in Spain
Spain

How did we get here? Over three years of political instability in Spain

Results: Victory for Socialists but need pacts to govern
Spain

Results: Victory for Socialists but need pacts to govern

ANALYSIS: If the Spanish election springs a surprise it will be the far-right Vox party
Spain

ANALYSIS: If the Spanish election springs a surprise it will be the far-right Vox party

European elections: Who can I vote for in France and what are the big issues?
France

European elections: Who can I vote for in France and what are the big issues?

Traitor! Fascist! How to hurl insults like a politician in Spain
Spain

Traitor! Fascist! How to hurl insults like a politician in Spain

PROFILE: Pedro Sanchez, comeback king and tightrope walker
Spain

PROFILE: Pedro Sanchez, comeback king and tightrope walker

Vox: how to understand the peculiarities of Spain’s hard-right movement
Spain

Vox: how to understand the peculiarities of Spain’s hard-right movement

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election
Spain

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election

Who’s who: What you need to know about Spain’s five main electoral candidates
Spain

Who’s who: What you need to know about Spain’s five main electoral candidates

Five important things to know about the Spanish election
Spain

Five important things to know about the Spanish election

Spain PM clashes with rivals over Catalonia in election debate
Spain

Spain PM clashes with rivals over Catalonia in election debate

Jailed Catalan leader hints at support for Spanish PM to prevent far-right election win
Spain

Jailed Catalan leader hints at support for Spanish PM to prevent far-right election win

OPINION: PM has humiliated Spain’s public TV channel with election debate changes
Spain

OPINION: PM has humiliated Spain’s public TV channel with election debate changes

Why Spain’s upcoming election will change Spanish immigration politics
Spain

Why Spain’s upcoming election will change Spanish immigration politics

EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about Spain’s general election
Spain

EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about Spain’s general election

Spain’s PSOE set to win election but without majority
Spain

Spain’s PSOE set to win election but without majority

AfD support falls to lowest level in a year, poll finds
Germany

AfD support falls to lowest level in a year, poll finds

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms
Spain

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms

ANALYSIS: Why Spain’s emptying countryside is a key electoral battleground
Spain

ANALYSIS: Why Spain’s emptying countryside is a key electoral battleground

All the words you need to know to understand Spain’s general election
Spain

All the words you need to know to understand Spain’s general election

Vox leader wants to build a wall to stop immigrants coming to Spain  – and he wants Morocco to pay for it
Spain

Vox leader wants to build a wall to stop immigrants coming to Spain – and he wants Morocco to pay for it

Spain’s crisis-hit Podemos launches election campaign
Spain

Spain’s crisis-hit Podemos launches election campaign

Vox drops homophobic Holocaust denier from electoral list after public outcry
Spain

Vox drops homophobic Holocaust denier from electoral list after public outcry

Spain’s Vox picks homophobic Holocaust denier as electoral candidate
Spain

Spain’s Vox picks homophobic Holocaust denier as electoral candidate

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket
Spain

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?
Spain

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign
Spain

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign

ANALYSIS: Gloves come off as Spain begins two-month-long political fist fight
Spain

ANALYSIS: Gloves come off as Spain begins two-month-long political fist fight

Explainer: Why Spain is heading for ANOTHER general election
Spain

Explainer: Why Spain is heading for ANOTHER general election

Spanish PM calls snap election after budget defeat
Spain

Spanish PM calls snap election after budget defeat

Spanish PM faces first ballot box test in Andalusia polls
Spain

Spanish PM faces first ballot box test in Andalusia polls

Swedish ballot-casting not secret enough, OSCE report says
Sweden

Swedish ballot-casting not secret enough, OSCE report says

Spain just passed a data protection law that allows ‘party political profiling’
Spain

Spain just passed a data protection law that allows ‘party political profiling’

German prosecutors seek to lift AfD MP Alice Weidel’s immunity over suspicious donations probe
Germany

German prosecutors seek to lift AfD MP Alice Weidel’s immunity over suspicious donations probe

German prosecutors probing ‘illegal’ donations to AfD: report
Germany

German prosecutors probing ‘illegal’ donations to AfD: report

‘Divided into two opposing camps’: A Democrat and Republican in Germany on the U.S. midterms
Germany

‘Divided into two opposing camps’: A Democrat and Republican in Germany on the U.S. midterms

What you need to know about Bavaria’s upcoming election
Germany

What you need to know about Bavaria’s upcoming election

Malmö Moderates hold talks with Sweden Democrats
Sweden

Malmö Moderates hold talks with Sweden Democrats

Sjöbo, the town where Sweden Democrats hope for power
Sweden

Sjöbo, the town where Sweden Democrats hope for power

Sweden Democrat revelations bring back bad memories in Klippan
Sweden

Sweden Democrat revelations bring back bad memories in Klippan

Sweden’s far-right poised for record election gains
Sweden

Sweden’s far-right poised for record election gains

Fourth party leader states intentions to become Danish PM
Denmark

Fourth party leader states intentions to become Danish PM

Porn, pizza and pics of Lisa Simpson: the strange world of Swiss ballot papers
Switzerland

Porn, pizza and pics of Lisa Simpson: the strange world of Swiss ballot papers

Independence from Denmark key issue in Greenland vote
Denmark

Independence from Denmark key issue in Greenland vote

Greenland to hold elections in April
Denmark

Greenland to hold elections in April

Italy votes in unpredictable poll led by populists
Italy

Italy votes in unpredictable poll led by populists

How to vote in the 2018 Swedish election
Sweden

How to vote in the 2018 Swedish election

Italy’s former Northern League hunts votes in the south
Italy

Italy’s former Northern League hunts votes in the south

Russian meddling in Catalonia polls ‘unacceptable’ and taken ‘very seriously’ by NATO
Spain

Russian meddling in Catalonia polls ‘unacceptable’ and taken ‘very seriously’ by NATO

Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today

Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today

Catalonia: what next?
Spain

Catalonia: what next?

PROFILE: Inés Arrimadas, thorn in side of Catalan separatists
Spain

PROFILE: Inés Arrimadas, thorn in side of Catalan separatists

Winners and losers: Five takeaways from the Catalan election
Spain

Winners and losers: Five takeaways from the Catalan election

A ‘bitter victory’ for separatists in Catalonia after divided vote
Spain

A ‘bitter victory’ for separatists in Catalonia after divided vote

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority
Spain

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority

As-it-happened: Catalans vote in decisive election
Spain

As-it-happened: Catalans vote in decisive election

Sebastian Kurz predicts his coalition with the far right will be wrapped up by Christmas
Austria

Sebastian Kurz predicts his coalition with the far right will be wrapped up by Christmas

The date for next year’s Italian general election has been set: reports
Italy

The date for next year’s Italian general election has been set: reports

Lübeck elects youngest mayor of all time in narrow vote
Germany

Lübeck elects youngest mayor of all time in narrow vote

Sicilian lawmaker suspected of paying 25 euros per vote
Italy

Sicilian lawmaker suspected of paying 25 euros per vote

Austrian far right ditches ‘Nazi’ flower for edelweiss
Austria

Austrian far right ditches ‘Nazi’ flower for edelweiss

Swedish police given extra funds to tackle extremism ahead of 2018 election
Sweden

Swedish police given extra funds to tackle extremism ahead of 2018 election

Sicilian deputy arrested for tax dodging, three days after election
Italy

Sicilian deputy arrested for tax dodging, three days after election

Five things we’ve learned from Sicily’s election
Italy

Five things we’ve learned from Sicily’s election

What you need to know about Sicily’s election this weekend
Italy

What you need to know about Sicily’s election this weekend

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks
Austria

Far right accepts invitation to join Austrian coalition talks

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government
Austria

President gives Kurz the job of forming a new Austrian government

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job
Austria

Austrian far right says it won’t join government unless it gets the interior ministry top job

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power
Austria

Jewish group warns of possible anti-Semitic influence if Freedom Party shares power

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’
Austria

Election winner Kurz says Austria ‘must play an important role in the EU’

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right
Austria

Sebastian Kurz promises ‘great change’ as Austria turns to the right

Sebastian Kurz: Europe’s youngest leader in waiting
Austria

Sebastian Kurz: Europe’s youngest leader in waiting

How Austria’s far-right leader Strache brought the Freedom Party back from the brink
Austria

How Austria’s far-right leader Strache brought the Freedom Party back from the brink

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco
Austria

Why Austria’s Chancellor Kern risks an election fiasco

How Austrian politics could pan out after Sunday’s snap election
Austria

How Austrian politics could pan out after Sunday’s snap election

‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz on course to become Chancellor and move Austria to right
Austria

‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz on course to become Chancellor and move Austria to right

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate
Austria

Austrian party chiefs trade angry exchanges in pre-election debate

New federal councillor Cassis inherits foreign ministry
Switzerland

New federal councillor Cassis inherits foreign ministry

Muslims worried as Austria’s party leaders put spotlight on Islam
Austria

Muslims worried as Austria’s party leaders put spotlight on Islam

Press welcomes Cassis election to Federal Council
Switzerland

Press welcomes Cassis election to Federal Council

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election
Austria

Why Austria’s ‘wonder boy’ Sebastian Kurz is on course to win election

President talks up European Union ahead of tense Austrian election
Austria

President talks up European Union ahead of tense Austrian election

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry
Austria

Austria halts anti-terror wall plans after outcry

Norway’s Conservatives cheer as opposition poll slide continues
Norway

Norway’s Conservatives cheer as opposition poll slide continues

Election 2017: Who’s who in Norwegian politics?
Norway

Election 2017: Who’s who in Norwegian politics?

Norway PM Solberg dismisses controversial asylum proposal
Norway

Norway PM Solberg dismisses controversial asylum proposal

Solberg new favourite in Norway PM poll
Norway

Solberg new favourite in Norway PM poll

Erdogan warns German foreign minister to ‘know your limits’
Germany

Erdogan warns German foreign minister to ‘know your limits’

Turkey slams ‘arrogant’ German reaction to Erdogan poll call
Germany

Turkey slams ‘arrogant’ German reaction to Erdogan poll call

Norway’s conservatives lead polls for first time in nine months
Norway

Norway’s conservatives lead polls for first time in nine months

Your tax cuts ‘don’t work’: Støre to Norway PM Solberg in election debate
Norway

Your tax cuts ‘don’t work’: Støre to Norway PM Solberg in election debate

Norway’s Conservatives make promises on healthcare in election build-up
Norway

Norway’s Conservatives make promises on healthcare in election build-up

Norway opposition leader has nothing in common with Macron: Brende
Norway

Norway opposition leader has nothing in common with Macron: Brende

AS IT HAPPENED: ‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz’s ÖVP clearly wins Austrian election, as voters turn right
Austria

AS IT HAPPENED: ‘Whizz-kid’ Kurz’s ÖVP clearly wins Austrian election, as voters turn right

This is how much you get paid for having kids in Germany
Germany

This is how much you get paid for having kids in Germany

Two Swiss cantons get the go-ahead for online voting
Switzerland

Two Swiss cantons get the go-ahead for online voting

Candidate wins mayoral election by one vote, after voter falls for prank
Germany

Candidate wins mayoral election by one vote, after voter falls for prank

Norway opposition leader: secrecy over terror report is ‘shame’ for government
Norway

Norway opposition leader: secrecy over terror report is ‘shame’ for government

A look inside France’s new, younger and less male dominated parliament
France

A look inside France’s new, younger and less male dominated parliament

Macron wins majority in French parliament but record abstention mars election
France

Macron wins majority in French parliament but record abstention mars election

Analysis: Desire for change saw the French ready to elect ‘goats, donkeys and hippos’
France

Analysis: Desire for change saw the French ready to elect ‘goats, donkeys and hippos’

Macron eyes next stage in revolution in French parliament polls
France

Macron eyes next stage in revolution in French parliament polls

French mayor arrested for clash with right-winger
France

French mayor arrested for clash with right-winger

In Pictures: Top French politician left unconscious after being confronted by member of public
France

In Pictures: Top French politician left unconscious after being confronted by member of public

Five things we learned from Italy’s telltale local elections
Italy

Five things we learned from Italy’s telltale local elections

Why Macron’s supremacy could spell problems for both France and the president
France

Why Macron’s supremacy could spell problems for both France and the president

Why don’t the French care about the vital parliamentary elections?
France

Why don’t the French care about the vital parliamentary elections?

Le Pen slams election rules after results spell bad news for National Front
France

Le Pen slams election rules after results spell bad news for National Front

Macron’s party on course for landslide victory in French parliamentary elections
France

Macron’s party on course for landslide victory in French parliamentary elections

Here’s what you need to know about the French parliamentary elections
France

Here’s what you need to know about the French parliamentary elections

Four reasons why the French parliamentary elections really matter
France

Four reasons why the French parliamentary elections really matter

‘An earthquake’: How Norway reacted to UK election
Norway

‘An earthquake’: How Norway reacted to UK election

Norway to spend more on teachers, fighting sea pollution in new budget
Norway

Norway to spend more on teachers, fighting sea pollution in new budget

Macron set to hit goal of parliamentary majority after early show of strength
France

Macron set to hit goal of parliamentary majority after early show of strength

Will Macron face French resistance with reform drive?
France

Will Macron face French resistance with reform drive?

New opinion polls will cheer Macron in his quest for key parliamentary majority
France

New opinion polls will cheer Macron in his quest for key parliamentary majority

The small political parties that risk obliteration under Italy’s new electoral law
Italy

The small political parties that risk obliteration under Italy’s new electoral law

France to ban MPs from hiring family members as Macron’s government moves to clean up politics
France

France to ban MPs from hiring family members as Macron’s government moves to clean up politics

Interview: Brexit shock inspired me to join Macron’s revolution
France

Interview: Brexit shock inspired me to join Macron’s revolution

French prosecutors heap pressure on Macron after opening probe into minister
France

French prosecutors heap pressure on Macron after opening probe into minister

Second Macron minister comes under scrutiny after ethics claims
France

Second Macron minister comes under scrutiny after ethics claims

Italy’s political parties are moving closer to a deal for autumn elections
Italy

Italy’s political parties are moving closer to a deal for autumn elections

Early elections are increasingly likely in Italy. Here’s why
Italy

Early elections are increasingly likely in Italy. Here’s why

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria’s ‘messiah’ to his fans, ‘mini-dictator’ to detractors
Austria

This is Sebastian Kurz: Austria’s ‘messiah’ to his fans, ‘mini-dictator’ to detractors

Did France have a secret crisis plan in case Le Pen won the election?
France

Did France have a secret crisis plan in case Le Pen won the election?

Macron unveils first government and leaves French right fuming
France

Macron unveils first government and leaves French right fuming

Macron to end suspense by naming first new ‘centrist’ government
France

Macron to end suspense by naming first new ‘centrist’ government

Macron delays unveiling government to ensure ministers are squeaky clean
France

Macron delays unveiling government to ensure ministers are squeaky clean

Here’s how Merkel’s party won a shock victory in North Rhine-Westphalia
Germany

Here’s how Merkel’s party won a shock victory in North Rhine-Westphalia

Why does France’s president name a PM and government before June’s crucial elections?
France

Why does France’s president name a PM and government before June’s crucial elections?

All you need to know about France’s new Prime Minister Edouard Philippe
France

All you need to know about France’s new Prime Minister Edouard Philippe

France’s National Front lurches towards crisis despite Le Pen’s 10.6 million votes
France

France’s National Front lurches towards crisis despite Le Pen’s 10.6 million votes

Is Austria heading for a snap election?
Austria

Is Austria heading for a snap election?

Macron’s plan to freshen up French politics gets off to a rocky start
France

Macron’s plan to freshen up French politics gets off to a rocky start

Merkel’s party faces election dry run in bellwether state
Germany

Merkel’s party faces election dry run in bellwether state

Macron poised to launch next stage of his French ‘revolution’
France

Macron poised to launch next stage of his French ‘revolution’

French Socialist party opens process to boot out ex-PM Manuel Valls
France

French Socialist party opens process to boot out ex-PM Manuel Valls

Defeated French Socialist Hamon to launch new leftwing movement
France

Defeated French Socialist Hamon to launch new leftwing movement

US warned France that Russia was behind Macron hack
France

US warned France that Russia was behind Macron hack

Hand on heart – Has French politics become too Americanized?
France

Hand on heart – Has French politics become too Americanized?

Will one of these names be Emmanuel Macron’s prime minister?
France

Will one of these names be Emmanuel Macron’s prime minister?

Ex-PM Valls bids to join Macron’s revolution… but it’s not clear if he’s wanted
France

Ex-PM Valls bids to join Macron’s revolution… but it’s not clear if he’s wanted

Can Emmanuel Macron really rule France ‘by decrees’?
France

Can Emmanuel Macron really rule France ‘by decrees’?

The best clips from the unprecedented behind the scenes look at Macron’s road to victory
France

The best clips from the unprecedented behind the scenes look at Macron’s road to victory

Macron set for first meeting with US President Trump
France

Macron set for first meeting with US President Trump

Meet the Macrons: France’s unorthodox new power couple
France

Meet the Macrons: France’s unorthodox new power couple

Can the new president’s ‘Macronomics’ bring change to France?
France

Can the new president’s ‘Macronomics’ bring change to France?

Eight reasons why Emmanuel Macron has little reason to celebrate his win
France

Eight reasons why Emmanuel Macron has little reason to celebrate his win

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France

IN PICS: Just one day after Emmanuel Macron’s election and Paris holds its first protest

Macron is president, but now he faces a real battle for parliament
France

Macron is president, but now he faces a real battle for parliament

Marine Le Pen may have lost this time but the French far right is on the move
France

Marine Le Pen may have lost this time but the French far right is on the move

Is Emmanuel Macron’s win in France really bad news for Brexit?
France

Is Emmanuel Macron’s win in France really bad news for Brexit?

What happens now: Macron faces busy schedule starting with his inauguration
France

What happens now: Macron faces busy schedule starting with his inauguration

Danish politicians congratulate Macron on French election victory
Denmark

Danish politicians congratulate Macron on French election victory

‘France avoided a clinical death’: How French media reacted to Macron’s win
France

‘France avoided a clinical death’: How French media reacted to Macron’s win

IN NUMBERS: How the French voted (and how they didn’t)
France

IN NUMBERS: How the French voted (and how they didn’t)

Emmanuel Macron talks Brexit with Theresa May as she calls to congratulate him
France

Emmanuel Macron talks Brexit with Theresa May as she calls to congratulate him

Macron vows to unite France after stunning election win
France

Macron vows to unite France after stunning election win

Marine Le Pen claims ‘massive’ gains but plans party revamp after defeat
France

Marine Le Pen claims ‘massive’ gains but plans party revamp after defeat

How the French voted: The maps and graphs that tell the story of Macron’s win
France

How the French voted: The maps and graphs that tell the story of Macron’s win

Joy and relief at the Louvre as Macron tells jubilant supporters: ‘Tonight France won’
France

Joy and relief at the Louvre as Macron tells jubilant supporters: ‘Tonight France won’

Analysis: The six big challenges facing France’s new president Emmanuel Macron
France

Analysis: The six big challenges facing France’s new president Emmanuel Macron

LIVE RESULTS: Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen
France

LIVE RESULTS: Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen

French election: Voter turnout well down on previous presidential elections
France

French election: Voter turnout well down on previous presidential elections

As it happened: Emmanuel Macron elected president of France
France

As it happened: Emmanuel Macron elected president of France

French voters go to the polls to decide between Macron and Le Pen
France

French voters go to the polls to decide between Macron and Le Pen

Why Marine Le Pen was always likely to fail in her quest to match Donald Trump
France

Why Marine Le Pen was always likely to fail in her quest to match Donald Trump

Emmanuel Macron: The banker who became France’s youngest president
France

Emmanuel Macron: The banker who became France’s youngest president

Five reasons why Macron is not your typical French President
France

Five reasons why Macron is not your typical French President

14 standout moments of the historic 2017 French presidential election campaign
France

14 standout moments of the historic 2017 French presidential election campaign

Are Parisians panicking about the possibility of Le Pen in power?
France

Are Parisians panicking about the possibility of Le Pen in power?

Greenpeace stage Eiffel Tower demo urging French voters to ‘resist’ Le Pen
France

Greenpeace stage Eiffel Tower demo urging French voters to ‘resist’ Le Pen

Le Pen jeered on final day of bruising campaign as Macron extends poll lead
France

Le Pen jeered on final day of bruising campaign as Macron extends poll lead

This is where Emmanuel Macron hopes to celebrate his election win on Sunday night
France

This is where Emmanuel Macron hopes to celebrate his election win on Sunday night

French election: Nervous Brussels ‘crosses fingers’ for Macron
France

French election: Nervous Brussels ‘crosses fingers’ for Macron

Disgruntled French voters urged to stay away from polling stations until 5pm
France

Disgruntled French voters urged to stay away from polling stations until 5pm

VIDEO: Obama backs Macron ‘for the future of France’
France

VIDEO: Obama backs Macron ‘for the future of France’

Macron launches legal suit after Le Pen repeats ‘Bahamas bank account’ rumours
France

Macron launches legal suit after Le Pen repeats ‘Bahamas bank account’ rumours

The new French words we learned thanks to Macron and Le Pen’s verbal joust
France

The new French words we learned thanks to Macron and Le Pen’s verbal joust

French presidential election race enters end game, so what happens now?
France

French presidential election race enters end game, so what happens now?

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France

How the unforgiving Twittersphere judged France’s brutal presidential debate

French presidential debate: The top quotes from Macron vs Le Pen
France

French presidential debate: The top quotes from Macron vs Le Pen

Belligerent Marine Le Pen fails to convince the French she should be president
France

Belligerent Marine Le Pen fails to convince the French she should be president

Le Pen and Macron trade insult after insult in fiery final French election debate
France

Le Pen and Macron trade insult after insult in fiery final French election debate

As it happened: Macron and Le Pen repeatedly clash in final French election debate
France

As it happened: Macron and Le Pen repeatedly clash in final French election debate

French election: Jaded villagers in rural France turn to the far right as election looms
France

French election: Jaded villagers in rural France turn to the far right as election looms

Could the live TV clash between Macron and Le Pen change the race?
France

Could the live TV clash between Macron and Le Pen change the race?

What will happen if Marine Le Pen is elected French president?
France

What will happen if Marine Le Pen is elected French president?

Fillon claims ‘fake jobs’ newspaper report influenced result of France’s election
France

Fillon claims ‘fake jobs’ newspaper report influenced result of France’s election

Macron vs Le Pen: All you need to know about tonight’s live TV election debate
France

Macron vs Le Pen: All you need to know about tonight’s live TV election debate

Two-thirds of French far-left supporters won’t vote for Macron
France

Two-thirds of French far-left supporters won’t vote for Macron

How Emmanuel Macron went from top of the class to president of France
France

How Emmanuel Macron went from top of the class to president of France

‘What is France?’: How Le Pen and Macron see their country very differently
France

‘What is France?’: How Le Pen and Macron see their country very differently

What changes in France in May 2017 (apart from the president)
France

What changes in France in May 2017 (apart from the president)

Marine Le Pen copies speech by Francois Fillon (on purpose)
France

Marine Le Pen copies speech by Francois Fillon (on purpose)

Macron tells French voters democracy is under threat from ‘anti-France’ Le Pen
France

Macron tells French voters democracy is under threat from ‘anti-France’ Le Pen

Norwegian Labour Party leader promises ‘big changes’ in May 1st speech
Norway

Norwegian Labour Party leader promises ‘big changes’ in May 1st speech

French will ‘buy baguettes in francs’ after Le Pen win: National Front deputy
France

French will ‘buy baguettes in francs’ after Le Pen win: National Front deputy

French unions blast Le Pen: ‘She does not represent workers’
France

French unions blast Le Pen: ‘She does not represent workers’

France’s Le Pen on offensive with vote a week away
France

France’s Le Pen on offensive with vote a week away

Le Pen announces eurosceptic French PM pick, if she wins election
France

Le Pen announces eurosceptic French PM pick, if she wins election

French media slam Le Pen lockout while Macron bans Russian news sites
France

French media slam Le Pen lockout while Macron bans Russian news sites

France’s wartime past intrudes into presidential election race
France

France’s wartime past intrudes into presidential election race

France’s defiant abstainers: ‘I won’t be an accomplice to this disaster’
France

France’s defiant abstainers: ‘I won’t be an accomplice to this disaster’

In Pictures: What would Marine Le Pen’s ‘1950’s’ France look like?
France

In Pictures: What would Marine Le Pen’s ‘1950’s’ France look like?

Acting National Front chief steps down amid accusations of Holocaust denial
France

Acting National Front chief steps down amid accusations of Holocaust denial

Onlookers abroad titillated by age gap between Macron and his wife
France

Onlookers abroad titillated by age gap between Macron and his wife

How Le Pen can (mathematically) still beat Macron, according to a French physicist
France

How Le Pen can (mathematically) still beat Macron, according to a French physicist

Le Pen uses guerrilla tactics to unsettle Macron
France

Le Pen uses guerrilla tactics to unsettle Macron

Emmanuel Macron finally wakes up in a factory car park in northern France
France

Emmanuel Macron finally wakes up in a factory car park in northern France

Macron vs Le Pen: A look at whose side everyone is on (and who is on the fence)
France

Macron vs Le Pen: A look at whose side everyone is on (and who is on the fence)

The Battle of Amiens: Macron jeered by Whirlpool workers after Le Pen’s publicity stunt
France

The Battle of Amiens: Macron jeered by Whirlpool workers after Le Pen’s publicity stunt

Humiliated Fillon left to face the music and Penelopegate
France

Humiliated Fillon left to face the music and Penelopegate

Things you didn’t know about Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron
France

Things you didn’t know about Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron

IN PICTURES: Emmanuel Macron’s romance with France’s new first lady Brigitte Trogneux
France

IN PICTURES: Emmanuel Macron’s romance with France’s new first lady Brigitte Trogneux

This is how Marine Le Pen could become the next president of France
France

This is how Marine Le Pen could become the next president of France

Where will Marine Le Pen find the 50 percent of French voters she needs?
France

Where will Marine Le Pen find the 50 percent of French voters she needs?

Le Pen steps aside as head of National Front in bid to woo more voters
France

Le Pen steps aside as head of National Front in bid to woo more voters

‘May 7th without me’: Could the second round be hit by mass abstention?
France

‘May 7th without me’: Could the second round be hit by mass abstention?

Why are the French not marching against Le Pen like in 2002?
France

Why are the French not marching against Le Pen like in 2002?

The ‘perfect battle’: Le Pen v Macron and their very different visions for France
France

The ‘perfect battle’: Le Pen v Macron and their very different visions for France

Four key questions about the historic Macron vs Le Pen crunch clash
France

Four key questions about the historic Macron vs Le Pen crunch clash

The 56 French villages where Marine Le Pen didn’t get a single vote
France

The 56 French villages where Marine Le Pen didn’t get a single vote

Why Emmanuel Macron would be wise not to celebrate prematurely or too lavishly
France

Why Emmanuel Macron would be wise not to celebrate prematurely or too lavishly

Russia ‘respects’ result of France’s election
France

Russia ‘respects’ result of France’s election

Scores arrested in violent Paris election night protests
France

Scores arrested in violent Paris election night protests

A deeply divided France: A look at Marine Le Pen’s and Emmanuel Macron’s voters
France

A deeply divided France: A look at Marine Le Pen’s and Emmanuel Macron’s voters

Macron: The chancer vowing to make French history
France

Macron: The chancer vowing to make French history

France’s Socialists on the rocks after historic thrashing
France

France’s Socialists on the rocks after historic thrashing

Analysis: France is now in uncharted territory and the journey is just beginning
France

Analysis: France is now in uncharted territory and the journey is just beginning

Macron the ‘patriot’ vows to battle threat of nationalist Le Pen
France

Macron the ‘patriot’ vows to battle threat of nationalist Le Pen

French politicians immediately call on voters to block ‘extremist’ Le Pen
France

French politicians immediately call on voters to block ‘extremist’ Le Pen

Failure for Fillon: How the one-time hot favourite watched his campaign collapse
France

Failure for Fillon: How the one-time hot favourite watched his campaign collapse

French election results: Macron will face Le Pen in second round head-to-head
France

French election results: Macron will face Le Pen in second round head-to-head

French expatriates vote ahead of knife-edge election
France

French expatriates vote ahead of knife-edge election

French voters go to the polls with their country and Europe at a crossroads
France

French voters go to the polls with their country and Europe at a crossroads

France votes in election nailbiter
France

France votes in election nailbiter

Join The Local on Sunday for LIVE coverage of the French presidential election
France

Join The Local on Sunday for LIVE coverage of the French presidential election

Marine Le Pen accused of ‘exploiting’ Champs-Elysées attack
France

Marine Le Pen accused of ‘exploiting’ Champs-Elysées attack

RESULTS: Full breakdown of how France voted in the first round
France

RESULTS: Full breakdown of how France voted in the first round

What impact will Champs-Elysées terror shooting have on the French election?
France

What impact will Champs-Elysées terror shooting have on the French election?

Here’s why millions of French voters want hard-left Jean-Luc Mélenchon for president
France

Here’s why millions of French voters want hard-left Jean-Luc Mélenchon for president

Who will be the next French president: The six scenarios facing France
France

Who will be the next French president: The six scenarios facing France

Pamela Anderson joins international celeb support for Mélenchon
France

Pamela Anderson joins international celeb support for Mélenchon

Marine Le Pen goes back to hardline basics in final push before election
France

Marine Le Pen goes back to hardline basics in final push before election

This is why millions of French voters back Emmanuel Macron for president
France

This is why millions of French voters back Emmanuel Macron for president

Emmanuel Macron is the winner, but what can a French president actually do?
France

Emmanuel Macron is the winner, but what can a French president actually do?

French voters explained: How the 47 million will vote (or not)
France

French voters explained: How the 47 million will vote (or not)

Analysis: No, Marine Le Pen would not be good for Britain’s Brexit hopes
France

Analysis: No, Marine Le Pen would not be good for Britain’s Brexit hopes

The ‘Islamic’ bar in Paris that became a French election scandal
France

The ‘Islamic’ bar in Paris that became a French election scandal

Holograms and heightened security at final campaigns of the French election
France

Holograms and heightened security at final campaigns of the French election

Macron camp gets the jitters just days before French election
France

Macron camp gets the jitters just days before French election

Was Francois Fillon the target of a foiled election terror plot?
France

Was Francois Fillon the target of a foiled election terror plot?

The final countdown: Here’s how France’s presidential election will unfold
France

The final countdown: Here’s how France’s presidential election will unfold

‘Give us France back’: Le Pen delights frenzied crowd in Paris with anti-immigration speech
France

‘Give us France back’: Le Pen delights frenzied crowd in Paris with anti-immigration speech

Forget the Russians, are Americans meddling to help boost Le Pen’s chances?
France

Forget the Russians, are Americans meddling to help boost Le Pen’s chances?

Too extreme, too young, too risky: France’s undecided voters feel let down by election candidates
France

Too extreme, too young, too risky: France’s undecided voters feel let down by election candidates

Here’s what’s happening in the French election campaigns
France

Here’s what’s happening in the French election campaigns

VIDEO: Despite her efforts, Jewish voters in France still fear Marine Le Pen
France

VIDEO: Despite her efforts, Jewish voters in France still fear Marine Le Pen

Could half a million French people be tempted to vote twice?
France

Could half a million French people be tempted to vote twice?

Facebook tackles 30,000 fake accounts in France as election looms
France

Facebook tackles 30,000 fake accounts in France as election looms

France asks EU parliament to lift Le Pen’s immunity in fake jobs probe
France

France asks EU parliament to lift Le Pen’s immunity in fake jobs probe

Who are the millions of French voters who could propel Fillon to an unlikely victory?
France

Who are the millions of French voters who could propel Fillon to an unlikely victory?

Seven ways EU citizens could be given the right to vote in the French election
France

Seven ways EU citizens could be given the right to vote in the French election

Marine Le Pen’s campaign HQ in Paris hit in ‘attempted arson’
France

Marine Le Pen’s campaign HQ in Paris hit in ‘attempted arson’

Mélenchon  – the ‘French Fidel Castro’ – comes under attack as his stock continues to rise
France

Mélenchon – the ‘French Fidel Castro’ – comes under attack as his stock continues to rise

Shouldn’t EU citizens have right to vote in French presidential election?
France

Shouldn’t EU citizens have right to vote in French presidential election?

OPINION: No matter who wins the election, France will never be the same again
France

OPINION: No matter who wins the election, France will never be the same again

New book reveals how Macron’s parents tried to stop his love affair with his teacher
France

New book reveals how Macron’s parents tried to stop his love affair with his teacher

Le Pen will move immediately to close France’s borders if elected
France

Le Pen will move immediately to close France’s borders if elected

The ‘black scenario’: And what if Marine Le Pen becomes president of France?
France

The ‘black scenario’: And what if Marine Le Pen becomes president of France?

‘They don’t care about us’: Voters in neglected rural France seethe over big city bias
France

‘They don’t care about us’: Voters in neglected rural France seethe over big city bias

Five questions (and answers) about France’s surging Mélenchon
France

Five questions (and answers) about France’s surging Mélenchon

Le Pen compared to her father for her comments on WWII roundup of Jews
France

Le Pen compared to her father for her comments on WWII roundup of Jews

Official campaign begins for French Presidential election
France

Official campaign begins for French Presidential election

Le Pen says France not responsible for roundup of Jews in WWII
France

Le Pen says France not responsible for roundup of Jews in WWII

Why Fillon’s supporters are convinced he can win
France

Why Fillon’s supporters are convinced he can win

Here’s what happened this weekend in France’s presidential race
France

Here’s what happened this weekend in France’s presidential race

Does the French presidential election hold one last surprise?
France

Does the French presidential election hold one last surprise?

Who are the eight million French voters ready to back Emmanuel Macron?
France

Who are the eight million French voters ready to back Emmanuel Macron?

EU court rejects Le Pen’s bid to get her salary back
France

EU court rejects Le Pen’s bid to get her salary back

Fillon (and his suit) hit by flour power at campaign rally
France

Fillon (and his suit) hit by flour power at campaign rally

Greta Thunberg: ‘Get organised and get everyone to vote Biden’
Sweden

Greta Thunberg: ‘Get organised and get everyone to vote Biden’

Meet the angry Ford mechanic who shamed Le Pen and Fillon
France

Meet the angry Ford mechanic who shamed Le Pen and Fillon

Round two: Who were the winners of France’s presidential debate?
France

Round two: Who were the winners of France’s presidential debate?

Who were the winners and losers in France’s mega presidential debate?
France

Who were the winners and losers in France’s mega presidential debate?

The Big Debate: Macron tells Le Pen ‘you tell the same lies your father did’
France

The Big Debate: Macron tells Le Pen ‘you tell the same lies your father did’

Why France’s Muslim voters are not all panicking about a Le Pen victory
France

Why France’s Muslim voters are not all panicking about a Le Pen victory

The best quotes from France’s presidential debate
France

The best quotes from France’s presidential debate

Why embattled Fillon still believes he can be the next president of France
France

Why embattled Fillon still believes he can be the next president of France

Macron to come under fire from all sides as 11 candidates prepare to face off
France

Macron to come under fire from all sides as 11 candidates prepare to face off

Fillon ridiculed for saying he can’t save money (despite being on €13,000 a month)
France

Fillon ridiculed for saying he can’t save money (despite being on €13,000 a month)

Putin, friend or foe? Russia looms over French presidential election
France

Putin, friend or foe? Russia looms over French presidential election

France’s Macron preaches hope to gritty suburbs
France

France’s Macron preaches hope to gritty suburbs

OPINION: Please France, don’t make the same mistake we did in the US
France

OPINION: Please France, don’t make the same mistake we did in the US

‘Emmanuel Hollande’: Struggling Fillon attacks Macron in massive online slur campaign
France

‘Emmanuel Hollande’: Struggling Fillon attacks Macron in massive online slur campaign

France’s feuding Socialist party left facing the end of the road
France

France’s feuding Socialist party left facing the end of the road

Why Emmanuel Macron faces a huge problem if he becomes French president
France

Why Emmanuel Macron faces a huge problem if he becomes French president

Russia ‘actively interfering’ with French elections, warns US senator
France

Russia ‘actively interfering’ with French elections, warns US senator

Why French Socialist support is giving Macron a major headache
France

Why French Socialist support is giving Macron a major headache

Macron earns backing from Valls but vows to ‘renew faces’ in French politics
France

Macron earns backing from Valls but vows to ‘renew faces’ in French politics

Fillon’s wife Penelope charged over fake job scandal
France

Fillon’s wife Penelope charged over fake job scandal

Hamon talks euro with German heads in Berlin
France

Hamon talks euro with German heads in Berlin

Fillon scrambles to shift focus as French election nears
France

Fillon scrambles to shift focus as French election nears

Who to choose in France’s election? 40 percent of voters still not sure
France

Who to choose in France’s election? 40 percent of voters still not sure

How Saarland could show that the far-right AfD are finished
Germany

How Saarland could show that the far-right AfD are finished

Hollande says his last fight will be against populism
France

Hollande says his last fight will be against populism

Valais investigates claims of  fraud in recent cantonal election
Switzerland

Valais investigates claims of fraud in recent cantonal election

Marine Le Pen meets with Putin in Moscow
France

Marine Le Pen meets with Putin in Moscow

Emmanuel Macron gets weighty Socialist backing
France

Emmanuel Macron gets weighty Socialist backing

Hollande blasts Fillon over ‘untruthful’ claim that secret presidential cell leaked scandals
France

Hollande blasts Fillon over ‘untruthful’ claim that secret presidential cell leaked scandals

Who is France’s wealthiest presidential candidate?
France

Who is France’s wealthiest presidential candidate?

Emmanuel Macron is well on course to pull off his ‘crazy gamble’
France

Emmanuel Macron is well on course to pull off his ‘crazy gamble’

What do French voters want most out of their new president?
France

What do French voters want most out of their new president?

How stay-away voters could sway the French election
France

How stay-away voters could sway the French election

Who were the winners and losers of the marathon French presidential debate?
France

Who were the winners and losers of the marathon French presidential debate?

OPINION: Stop the hysteria, Le Pen won’t win… at least not this year
France

OPINION: Stop the hysteria, Le Pen won’t win… at least not this year

French election: Macron the likely punchbag as candidates face off on TV
France

French election: Macron the likely punchbag as candidates face off on TV

Schulz sets out his plan to challenge Merkel
Germany

Schulz sets out his plan to challenge Merkel

Meet the candidates vying to become the next French president
France

Meet the candidates vying to become the next French president

France’s presidential candidates: The view from abroad
France

France’s presidential candidates: The view from abroad

France approves 11 candidates for presidential race
France

France approves 11 candidates for presidential race

Macron hopes meeting with Merkel will boost image as real contender
France

Macron hopes meeting with Merkel will boost image as real contender

Suit alors! Fillon to be probed by police over clothing gifts worth €48K
France

Suit alors! Fillon to be probed by police over clothing gifts worth €48K

Socialist Hamon reveals plan for France (including state-run fully legal cannabis shops)
France

Socialist Hamon reveals plan for France (including state-run fully legal cannabis shops)

Why winning the French presidential election could be a poisoned chalice
France

Why winning the French presidential election could be a poisoned chalice

France’s National Front suspends top official over Holocaust denial
France

France’s National Front suspends top official over Holocaust denial

French probe opened into Emmanuel Macron’s Las Vegas trip
France

French probe opened into Emmanuel Macron’s Las Vegas trip

François Fillon charged with several offences linked to ‘fake jobs’ scandal
France

François Fillon charged with several offences linked to ‘fake jobs’ scandal

Why people in the poor Paris suburbs don’t care about France’s election
France

Why people in the poor Paris suburbs don’t care about France’s election

Fillon reaffirms his austerity plan for France… or is it a ‘purge’?
France

Fillon reaffirms his austerity plan for France… or is it a ‘purge’?

Macron urges respect after ‘anti-Semitic’ caricature row
France

Macron urges respect after ‘anti-Semitic’ caricature row

Meet the ‘other six’ candidates running for France’s presidency
France

Meet the ‘other six’ candidates running for France’s presidency

How France’s poorest and richest towns see the election very differently
France

How France’s poorest and richest towns see the election very differently

Swiss bank deems Le Pen ‘biggest risk’ to Europe

Swiss bank deems Le Pen ‘biggest risk’ to Europe

Macron leads Le Pen for first time but his voters are far from sure
France

Macron leads Le Pen for first time but his voters are far from sure

‘I won’t serve Marine Le Pen’: French ambassador breaks protocol
France

‘I won’t serve Marine Le Pen’: French ambassador breaks protocol

France’s ‘Pleasure Party’ presidential candidate arrested for ‘transparency’ stunt
France

France’s ‘Pleasure Party’ presidential candidate arrested for ‘transparency’ stunt

French socialists ‘ready to back Macron’ as he vows to fight for middle classes
France

French socialists ‘ready to back Macron’ as he vows to fight for middle classes

French tycoon ‘gave Fillon undeclared €50,000 loan’
France

French tycoon ‘gave Fillon undeclared €50,000 loan’

How the ‘Fillon affair’ has changed the extraordinary French election race
France

How the ‘Fillon affair’ has changed the extraordinary French election race

Fillon’s hopes boosted as Republicans party pledges ‘unanimous’ support
France

Fillon’s hopes boosted as Republicans party pledges ‘unanimous’ support

How François Fillon has slowly morphed into Donald Trump
France

How François Fillon has slowly morphed into Donald Trump

Juppé slams Fillon but says he will NOT run for French presidency
France

Juppé slams Fillon but says he will NOT run for French presidency

Marine Le Pen really could become president, warns Hollande
France

Marine Le Pen really could become president, warns Hollande

Defiant Fillon draws thousands for ‘last chance’ Paris rally – but is it too late?
France

Defiant Fillon draws thousands for ‘last chance’ Paris rally – but is it too late?

Embattled Fillon says ‘no one’ can stop him as Juppé set to break silence
France

Embattled Fillon says ‘no one’ can stop him as Juppé set to break silence

Fillon to talk politics as his party supporters fade away
France

Fillon to talk politics as his party supporters fade away

Fillon’s big gamble looks like political suicide as Juppé waits in the wings
France

Fillon’s big gamble looks like political suicide as Juppé waits in the wings

Fillon’s allies jump sinking ship as calls grow for Juppé to return
France

Fillon’s allies jump sinking ship as calls grow for Juppé to return

The need-to-know rules of the French presidential election
France

The need-to-know rules of the French presidential election

What happens now: How France will choose its next president
France

What happens now: How France will choose its next president

Fillon is down but he’s far from out, this is France remember
France

Fillon is down but he’s far from out, this is France remember

The Fillon Fight: A timeline of the extraordinary fake jobs scandal
France

The Fillon Fight: A timeline of the extraordinary fake jobs scandal

‘I will not give in’: Angry Fillon to face charges but won’t quit French presidential race
France

‘I will not give in’: Angry Fillon to face charges but won’t quit French presidential race

France in suspense after Fillon cancels key campaign event at last minute
France

France in suspense after Fillon cancels key campaign event at last minute

Battle begins to stop ‘fake news’ from impacting the French presidential election
France

Battle begins to stop ‘fake news’ from impacting the French presidential election

Finally Macron reveals his plan for France. Here’s what he has in mind
France

Finally Macron reveals his plan for France. Here’s what he has in mind

It’s an Obama-nation! French voters demand former US president take charge of France
France

It’s an Obama-nation! French voters demand former US president take charge of France

France in ‘climate of near civil war’, says angry Fillon
France

France in ‘climate of near civil war’, says angry Fillon

Yes, Marine Le Pen could become French president. Here’s how
France

Yes, Marine Le Pen could become French president. Here’s how

All the French election language you need to know
France

All the French election language you need to know

Fed-up farmers await presidential runners at Paris farm expo
France

Fed-up farmers await presidential runners at Paris farm expo

Le Pen launches Trump-like attack on media as Macron surges in polls
France

Le Pen launches Trump-like attack on media as Macron surges in polls

Magistrates to probe François Fillon over ‘fake jobs’ in latest French election twist
France

Magistrates to probe François Fillon over ‘fake jobs’ in latest French election twist

Marine Le Pen refuses to face police grilling in fake jobs probe
France

Marine Le Pen refuses to face police grilling in fake jobs probe

Macron promises Nordic remedy for France’s economic ills
France

Macron promises Nordic remedy for France’s economic ills

Socialist Hamon gets new backing as French presidential race heats up
France

Socialist Hamon gets new backing as French presidential race heats up

Topless woman disrupts Marine Le Pen speech and calls her a ‘pretend feminist’
France

Topless woman disrupts Marine Le Pen speech and calls her a ‘pretend feminist’

Expect the unexpected: French presidential race now wide open
France

Expect the unexpected: French presidential race now wide open

How Le Pen’s plan to quit the euro could spell economic disaster for France
France

How Le Pen’s plan to quit the euro could spell economic disaster for France

Marine Le Pen’s aide charged in ‘fake jobs’ scandal
France

Marine Le Pen’s aide charged in ‘fake jobs’ scandal

Why Emmanuel Macron’s chances of becoming French president just went up
France

Why Emmanuel Macron’s chances of becoming French president just went up

Why French presidential candidates can be compared to fromage
France

Why French presidential candidates can be compared to fromage

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