January 24, 2021 9:57 am
Macron said France had already increased the statute of limitations on incest to 30 years, counted from the legal age of majority of the victim, and had tightened controls on people working with children, but he said much more needed to be done.
January 03, 2021 11:59 am
French President Emmanuel Macron expressed grief over the deaths of Sergeant Yvonne Huynh and Brigadier Loic Risser in the Menaka region, his office said in a statement.
December 25, 2020 4:19 pm
With a new law to monitor Islamic separatism, France betrays an idea of citizenship and republican values that is deeply insular.
December 18, 2020 9:11 pm
President Macron could have, however, infected some of his fellow decision-makers. He had a one-on-one meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during the summit.
December 17, 2020 8:21 pm
The president took a test as soon as the first symptoms appeared, AP reported. Macron will remain isolated for the next seven days. He will continue to work and take care of his activities at a distance, the statement added.
December 15, 2020 11:53 am
Acknowledging that France doesn't do enough to be in line with its climate-related commitments aimed at curbing global warming, Macron proposed a change in the constitution that requires a parliamentary vote, and then a referendum.
December 14, 2020 9:02 am
France's proposed law to deal with 'enemy within' could be counterproductive, undermine country's founding principles.
December 18, 2020 2:55 pm
French Prime Minister Jean Castex has said it is “not a text against religion, nor against the Muslim religion”, but against radical Islamism, whose objective, he said, is “to divide French people from one another.”
December 08, 2020 9:45 am
French President Emmanuel Macron says French arms sales to Egypt would go ahead despite its poor human rights record. At a meeting with that country's president, he said Egypt's fight against terrorism was paramount.
December 08, 2020 1:20 am
This was their first conversation since the terror attacks in France in October.
February 09, 2019 10:10 am
These are the faces of France's yellow vest movement, an array of people with grievances so varied that sometimes it's hard to see what they have in common other than the fluorescent vests glowing from their chests.
December 08, 2018 11:04 am
Named after the fluorescent safety vests that all French motorists must carry, the protesters are billing their planned action on Saturday as “Act IV” of worst unrest seen in the capital since the 1968 student riots.
March 10, 2018 8:55 pm
French President Emmanuel Macron receives ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Saturday. The French premier is on a week-long visit to the country.