Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Draft: One fifth of EU budget to benefit climate

EU leaders want at least 20% of the overall EU budget for the next seven years (€960bn) to represent "climate action objectives" such as energy security, environmentally-friendly agriculture and a low-carbon, resource-efficient industry and create greener jobs, according to the latest draft council conclusions Friday morning.

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.