Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Carbon price hits all-time low

Carbon prices hit a record low Monday, undermining European efforts to reduce C02 emissions and halt climate change. "There are too many permits because of the recession," EU climate spokesman Isaac Valero told the BBC. The EU has proposed freezing up to 900 million permits to reduce the oversupply.

France still anxious over possibility of Le Pen win

Despite opinion polls that place centrist Macron well ahead of the far-right leader Le Pen in the 7 May presidential run-off, doubts are emerging about his capacity to unite the French people around his candidacy.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.

Investigation

Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.