France's Front National hopes to make a breakthrough in this month's local council elections.
The early spring warming hearts and lifting spirits in Paris has brought a heatwave inside the opposition UMP party, which is tipped to becoming a school for scandals.
Divisions in Algeria about ailing President Bouteflika’s bid for a fourth term in office and the Ukraine crisis dominate comments in the French magazines.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy met German Chancelor Angela Merkel in Berlin in Friday, further fuelling speculation that he plans to run for president again in 2017.
France's mainstream right party, the UMP, is in trouble again after its leader, Jean-François Copé, has been accused of handing out juicy contracts to his friends during Nicolas ...
As the race to be the next mayor of Paris hots up, the two main candidates, both women, are pushing some eyecatching projects for the City of Lights.
France’s main opposition party UMP (Union for a Popular Movement) is calling for unity, a year after a leadership battle exposed major rifts in the right-wing party.
French MPs and senators will soon have to choose between being lawmakers and their other positions after voting through a new law which will ban them from holding more than one elected office at ...
Trade unions and anti-racist groups have called for a day of demonstrations across France after a series of insults to Guyanese-born Justice Minister Christiane Taubira.
The sight of protestors jeering at President François Hollande during the solemn Armistice Day Commemorations has stirred talk in France that the activities of various groups with different ...