Hollande Would Fall In Election's First Round: Poll
Socialist incumbent president is expected to declare whether he will stand by December.
Putin's Ukraine Plan Means Ousting Merkel and Hollande
While Putin's immediate target is Ukraine, ultimately he wants to redraw the map of Europe much as Hitler did at Munich.
Sarkozy Faces Prosecution Over Campaign Funding
The French presidential hopeful is accused of 'knowingly underestimating' elements of his campaign financing in failed 2012 bid.
Sarkozy Preaches Party Unity in Primary Fight
Former president says Les Republicains must unite behind the winner of the primary for France's presidential contest.
Court Overturns Cannes Burkini Ban
Decision follows a ruling by France's high court that a similar ban was illegal.
Anger Over 'Crass' Calais Security Row
Britain and some French politicians disagree over how the Franco-British border should be managed.
Juppe Pitches Positive Message, Taking Aim at Sarkozy
Alain Juppe and Nicolas Sarkozy are the leading contenders for the Les Republicains' nomination for president.
Sarkozy Calls for Burkini Ban at Comeback Rally
Nicolas Sarkozy said on Thursday he would impose a nationwide ban on burkinis if elected back to the presidency in 2017.
Burkini Ban: Let's Stop Playing Into ISIS's Hands
Extreme secularism isn't just hypocritical and often racist—it doesn't work.
Nice Attack: Sarkozy Says Democracy Must 'Win the War'
The ex-French president wants radicalization suspects to be expelled from the country.
Sarkozy's Second Act in France?
Former president Nicolas Sarkozy has crept back into contention to become the conservative candidate in France's 2017 presidential election
Sarkozy Eyes Presidential Comeback
Former president could face Marine Le Pen and Francois Hollande in 2017 if right-leaning parties embrace his candidacy.
Hollande to Lose Election Regardless of Opponent: Poll
A new poll in "Les Echos" sees the French president third in a variety of scenarios.
French Parliamentarians Votes to Lift Russian Sanctions
France's right-wing parties are looking favorably towards Russia.
Ex-French President Sarkozy Under Investigation
The probe relates to the financing of Sarkozy's 2012 election campaign.
Who Is Sarkozy Challenger Jean-François Copé?
The right-winger's Republican primary entry could see Sarkozy lose the presidential nomination.
What We Learned During France's Regional Elections
The current fluctuations in the French regional elections signal a further rise of the right.
French Muslim Body to Give Imams Licenses to Preach
The president of a leading French Muslim group said that imams must respect the laws of the country
French Opposition MPs to Visit Crimea
The trip has not been endorsed by the parliament or government.
Sarkozy Signs 'Don't Touch Our Churches' Petition
Former French president signs 22,000-strong petition against converting churches into mosques.
Sarkozy's Close Aides Questioned Over Fraud Allegations
Six former officials in Sarkozy's presidential administration have been linked to a polling scandal
French Senate Rejects Plans to Punish Prostitute's Clients
The house voted in favour of reinstating fines and prison sentences for sex workers.
Sarkozy Wins French Local Elections; Far Right Makes Limited Gains
Francois Hollande's Socialist party set to lose half its departments as ex-president calls for change.
French Local Election Runoff Tests Far-Right Strength
Marine Le Pen's Front National is banking on building a base of local officials to become more mainstream.
Sarkozy Denies Far-Right Le Pen Victory in French Polls
Pre-election polls had the right and hard-right groupings neck and neck.
France Set to Announce New €400 Million Security Plan After Charlie Hebdo
According to French press both police and gendarmerie have requested more funding after the Paris attacks.
French President's Popularity Rating Doubles Following Paris Attacks
François Hollande was once regarded as France's least popular leader but is currently enjoying a boost now.
Sources Say Suspect Hunted Over Paris Attacks Left France Last Week
French police have been unable to find Hayat Boumeddiene leading to speculation that she's left the country
French Gunman Met Sarkozy in 'Crazy' Security Blunder
French security experts cite a lack of manpower for failings in the run up to this week's attacks
Front National's Le Pen Accuses Leaders of Playing Politics Over Charlie Hebdo March
The far-right Front National leader was not invited to the 'Republican' march organised by President Hollande.